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Best Albums of 1986

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1986 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 20,000 greatest album charts.

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1986 year summaryThe best artists of 1986 were The Smiths, Metallica, Paul Simon, Peter Gabriel, Beastie Boys, XTC, R.E.M., Slayer, Talk Talk and Sonic Youth.
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RankAlbumArtist
51.

Suser AvgårdeNorway deLillos
Year of Release:1986Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1986:51Rank Score:397
Rank in 1980s527Overall Rank:3,176
Average Rating:  73/100 (21 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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52.

Filigree And ShadowUnited Kingdom This Mortal Coil
Year of Release:1986Appears in:34 charts
Rank in 1986:52Rank Score:381
Rank in 1980s544Overall Rank:3,280
Average Rating:  75/100 (39 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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53.

The Final CountdownSweden Europe
Year of Release:1986Appears in:35 charts
Rank in 1986:53Rank Score:380
Rank in 1980s547Overall Rank:3,285
Average Rating:  65/100 (64 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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54.

OktubreArgentina Patricio Rey y sus Redonditos de Ricota
Year of Release:1986Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1986:54Rank Score:372
Rank in 1980s556Overall Rank:3,337
Average Rating:  76/100 (28 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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55.

TinderboxUnited Kingdom Siouxsie & The Banshees
Year of Release:1986Appears in:31 charts
Rank in 1986:55Rank Score:369
Rank in 1980s558Overall Rank:3,354
Average Rating:  76/100 (48 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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56.

Guitar TownUnited States Steve Earle
Year of Release:1986Appears in:60 charts
Rank in 1986:56Rank Score:367
Rank in 1980s561Overall Rank:3,370
Average Rating:  75/100 (61 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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57.

Liberty Belle & the Black Diamond ExpressAustralia The Go-Betweens
Year of Release:1986Appears in:40 charts
Rank in 1986:57Rank Score:341
Rank in 1980s593Overall Rank:3,556
Average Rating:  76/100 (47 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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58.

London 0 Hull 4United Kingdom The Housemartins
Year of Release:1986Appears in:39 charts
Rank in 1986:58Rank Score:333
Rank in 1980s605Overall Rank:3,631
Average Rating:  75/100 (49 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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59.

Night SongsUnited States Cinderella
Year of Release:1986Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1986:59Rank Score:329
Rank in 1980s610Overall Rank:3,669
Average Rating:  70/100 (35 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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60.

Bend SinisterUnited Kingdom The Fall
Year of Release:1986Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 1986:60Rank Score:317
Rank in 1980s626Overall Rank:3,769
Average Rating:  75/100 (28 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Best Albums of 1986 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 17 2%
R. Stevie Moore 6 1%
Frank Zappa 3 0%
Severed Heads 3 0%
Swans 3 0%
Queen 2 0%
Camper Van Beethoven 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 318 42%
United Kingdom 203 27%
Germany 36 5%
Australia 35 5%
Mixed Nationality 25 3%
Canada 19 3%
France 16 2%
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