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Best Albums of 1989

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1989 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 15,000 greatest album charts.

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1989 year summaryThe best artists of 1989 were Pixies, The Stone Roses, The Cure, Beastie Boys, Galaxie 500, Nirvana, De La Soul, Nine Inch Nails, Tom Petty and New Order.
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1.

DoolittleUnited States Pixies
Year of Release:1989Appears in:1,125 charts
Rank in 1989:1Rank Score:50,330
Rank in 1980s1Overall Rank:19
Average Rating: 88/100 (1,136 votes)
Comments: 123 comments
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2.

The Stone RosesUnited Kingdom The Stone Roses
Year of Release:1989Appears in:872 charts
Rank in 1989:2Rank Score:37,620
Rank in 1980s3Overall Rank:30
Average Rating: 85/100 (958 votes)
Comments: 99 comments
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3.

DisintegrationUnited Kingdom The Cure
Year of Release:1989Appears in:627 charts
Rank in 1989:3Rank Score:22,344
Rank in 1980s7Overall Rank:57
Average Rating: 85/100 (679 votes)
Comments: 48 comments
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4.

Paul's BoutiqueUnited States Beastie Boys
Year of Release:1989Appears in:351 charts
Rank in 1989:4Rank Score:10,542
Rank in 1980s18Overall Rank:144
Average Rating: 81/100 (400 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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5.

On FireUnited States Galaxie 500
Year of Release:1989Appears in:186 charts
Rank in 1989:5Rank Score:4,494
Rank in 1980s46Overall Rank:339
Average Rating: 83/100 (196 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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6.

BleachUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1989Appears in:212 charts
Rank in 1989:6Rank Score:4,040
Rank in 1980s54Overall Rank:377
Average Rating: 76/100 (442 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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7.

3 Feet High and RisingUnited States De La Soul
Year of Release:1989Appears in:183 charts
Rank in 1989:7Rank Score:3,536
Rank in 1980s62Overall Rank:431
Average Rating: 79/100 (238 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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8.

Pretty Hate MachineUnited States Nine Inch Nails
Year of Release:1989Appears in:158 charts
Rank in 1989:8Rank Score:3,369
Rank in 1980s64Overall Rank:445
Average Rating: 78/100 (240 votes)
Comments: 26 comments
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9.

Full Moon FeverUnited States Tom Petty
Year of Release:1989Appears in:152 charts
Rank in 1989:9Rank Score:2,650
Rank in 1980s78Overall Rank:555
Average Rating: 76/100 (201 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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10.

TechniqueUnited Kingdom New Order
Year of Release:1989Appears in:107 charts
Rank in 1989:10Rank Score:1,906
Rank in 1980s112Overall Rank:749
Average Rating: 79/100 (167 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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Best Albums of 1989 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 4 1%
Green On Red 3 0%
Nurse With Wound 3 0%
Death In June 3 0%
Negativland 3 0%
Mary Goes Round 2 0%
The Rolling Stones 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 314 46%
United Kingdom 163 24%
Germany 28 4%
Canada 23 3%
Australia 23 3%
Mixed Nationality 15 2%
France 14 2%
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