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The best album by Galaxie 500 is On Fire which is ranked number 365 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 5,868.

Galaxie 500 is ranked number 302 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 7,118.

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Galaxie 500 best albums

The following albums by Galaxie 500 are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

On FireUnited States Galaxie 500
Year of Release:1989Appears in:282 charts
Rank in 1989:5Rank Score:5,868
Rank in 1980s48Overall Rank:365
Average Rating:  83/100 (340 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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2.

TodayUnited States Galaxie 500
Year of Release:1988Appears in:92 charts
Rank in 1988:30Rank Score:905
Rank in 1980s311Overall Rank:1,889
Average Rating:  81/100 (125 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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This Is Our MusicUnited States Galaxie 500
Year of Release:1990Appears in:46 charts
Rank in 1990:68Rank Score:342
Rank in 1990s838Overall Rank:4,080
Average Rating:  76/100 (72 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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CopenhagenUnited States Galaxie 500
Year of Release:1997Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1997:868Rank Score:4
Rank in 1990s7,944Overall Rank:41,292
Average Rating:  77/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 302

This may not be a complete discography for Galaxie 500. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

Galaxie 500 best tracks

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1.Strange
(from the album On Fire)
 88/100 (85 votes)
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2.Isn't It a Pity
(from the album On Fire)
 88/100 (84 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.Tugboat
(from the album Today)
 87/100 (31 votes)
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4.Blue Thunder
(from the album On Fire)
 87/100 (83 votes)
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5.Snowstorm
(from the album On Fire)
 86/100 (74 votes)
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6.Fourth Of July
(from the album This Is Our Music)
 85/100 (15 votes)
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7.Decomposing Trees
(from the album On Fire)
 85/100 (75 votes)
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8.Another Day
(from the album On Fire)
 84/100 (67 votes)
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9.Flowers
(from the album Today)
 84/100 (24 votes)
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10.When Will You Come Home
(from the album On Fire)
 84/100 (72 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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11.Tell Me
(from the album On Fire)
 83/100 (73 votes)
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12.Temperature's Rising
(from the album Today)
 83/100 (21 votes)
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13.Listen, The Snow Is Falling
(from the album This Is Our Music)
 82/100 (12 votes)
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14.Oblivious
(from the album Today)
 82/100 (22 votes)
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15.Parking Lot
(from the album Today)
 82/100 (19 votes)
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16.Sorry
(from the album This Is Our Music)
 82/100 (15 votes)
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17.It's Getting Late
(from the album Today)
 82/100 (20 votes)
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18.Instrumental
(from the album Today)
 82/100 (20 votes)
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19.Plastic Bird
(from the album On Fire)
 82/100 (61 votes)
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20.Pictures
(from the album Today)
 81/100 (19 votes)
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Galaxie 500 ratings

Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 29 votes)
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70/100
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75/100
08/01/2016 18:08
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80/100
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80/100
02/03/2016 00:06
86/100
 
85/100
01/11/2016 17:24
70/100

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From DoomFace 01/13/2014 20:35
So good and should've been so big
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From steve_o_619 09/13/2012 06:13
A criminally overlooked band. At first listen the vocals may seem off-putting, but it doesn't take long before you realise how they add to the whole galaxie 500 ambiance.
For me, they are the essential shoegaze band.
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