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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 18,000 greatest album charts.

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

They Might Be GiantsUnited States They Might Be Giants
Year of Release:1986Appears in:38 charts
Rank in 1986:51Rank Score:375
Rank in 1980s525Overall Rank:3,217
Average Rating:  74/100 (43 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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52.

TinderboxUnited Kingdom Siouxsie & The Banshees
Year of Release:1986Appears in:26 charts
Rank in 1986:52Rank Score:374
Rank in 1980s526Overall Rank:3,226
Average Rating:  73/100 (43 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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53.

ExpressUnited Kingdom Love And Rockets
Year of Release:1986Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1986:53Rank Score:371
Rank in 1980s533Overall Rank:3,257
Average Rating:  75/100 (38 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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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:371
Rank in 1980s534Overall Rank:3,258
Average Rating:  73/100 (27 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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55.

Strong PersuaderUnited States Robert Cray
Year of Release:1986Appears in:35 charts
Rank in 1986:55Rank Score:364
Rank in 1980s543Overall Rank:3,304
Average Rating:  71/100 (44 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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56.

Guitar TownUnited States Steve Earle
Year of Release:1986Appears in:56 charts
Rank in 1986:56Rank Score:325
Rank in 1980s578Overall Rank:3,621
Average Rating:  75/100 (51 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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57.

The Last Of The True BelieversUnited States Nanci Griffith
Year of Release:1986Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1986:57Rank Score:312
Rank in 1980s592Overall Rank:3,723
Average Rating:  69/100 (22 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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58.

To Hell With The DevilUnited States Stryper
Year of Release:1986Appears in:18 charts
Rank in 1986:58Rank Score:288
Rank in 1980s627Overall Rank:3,962
Average Rating:  69/100 (30 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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59.

The Good EarthUnited States The Feelies
Year of Release:1986Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 1986:59Rank Score:284
Rank in 1980s634Overall Rank:4,025
Average Rating:  73/100 (40 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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60.

AlbumUnited Kingdom Public Image Ltd.
Year of Release:1986Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1986:60Rank Score:278
Rank in 1980s642Overall Rank:4,092
Average Rating:  76/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Best Albums of 1986 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 17 2%
R. Stevie Moore 6 1%
Severed Heads 3 0%
Nurse With Wound 3 0%
Swans 3 0%
Frank Zappa 3 0%
The Kinks 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 300 42%
United Kingdom 199 28%
Germany 33 5%
Australia 33 5%
Mixed Nationality 24 3%
Canada 18 3%
Italy 14 2%
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