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Best Albums of the 1990s

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Listed below are the greatest albums of the 1990s as calculated from their overall rankings in over 26,000 greatest album charts.

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YearAlbums   The number of albums from each year featuring in the greatest album charts. Score   Total rank score for each year (made up of the total rank score from all albums in that year) Top Ranked Album   The top ranked album from each year and where it ranks in the overall chart.
19901,496146,097 Violator (136th)
by Depeche Mode
19911,521402,302 Nevermind (8th)
by Nirvana
19921,620231,129 Automatic For The People (54th)
by R.E.M.
19931,710244,486 In Utero (51st)
by Nirvana
19941,863410,419 Grace (42nd)
by Jeff Buckley
19951,935315,111 The Bends (16th)
by Radiohead
19962,074253,039 Pinkerton (94th)
by Weezer
19972,142396,431 OK Computer (1st)
by Radiohead
19982,072273,612 In The Aeroplane Over The Sea (18th)
by Neutral Milk Hotel
19992,316248,506 Ágætis Byrjun (65th)
by Sigur Rós
Total18,7492,921,133

The best artists of the 1990s were Radiohead, Nirvana, Neutral Milk Hotel, Oasis, The Smashing Pumpkins, Pearl Jam, My Bloody Valentine, Weezer, R.E.M. and Jeff Buckley.
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RankAlbumArtist
9.

In UteroUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1993Appears in:1,078 charts
Rank in 1993:1Rank Score:33,716
Rank in 1990s9Overall Rank:51
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,679 votes)
Comments: 124 comments
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11.

Siamese DreamUnited States The Smashing Pumpkins
Year of Release:1993Appears in:974 charts
Rank in 1993:2Rank Score:30,255
Rank in 1990s11Overall Rank:60
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,202 votes)
Comments: 100 comments
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25.

Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)United States Wu-Tang Clan
Year of Release:1993Appears in:594 charts
Rank in 1993:3Rank Score:17,454
Rank in 1990s25Overall Rank:123
Average Rating:  84/100 (705 votes)
Comments: 41 comments
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48.

SouvlakiUnited Kingdom Slowdive
Year of Release:1993Appears in:429 charts
Rank in 1993:4Rank Score:11,033
Rank in 1990s48Overall Rank:207
Average Rating:  84/100 (450 votes)
Comments: 45 comments
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51.

Vs.United States Pearl Jam
Year of Release:1993Appears in:402 charts
Rank in 1993:5Rank Score:10,181
Rank in 1990s51Overall Rank:226
Average Rating:  79/100 (627 votes)
Comments: 40 comments
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67.

August And Everything AfterUnited States Counting Crows
Year of Release:1993Appears in:260 charts
Rank in 1993:6Rank Score:6,290
Rank in 1990s67Overall Rank:351
Average Rating:  72/100 (393 votes)
Comments: 29 comments
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77.

DebutIceland Björk
Year of Release:1993Appears in:395 charts
Rank in 1993:7Rank Score:5,604
Rank in 1990s77Overall Rank:389
Average Rating:  80/100 (564 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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94.

Midnight MaraudersUnited States A Tribe Called Quest
Year of Release:1993Appears in:247 charts
Rank in 1993:8Rank Score:4,523
Rank in 1990s94Overall Rank:468
Average Rating:  81/100 (309 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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103.

Modern Life is RubbishUnited Kingdom Blur
Year of Release:1993Appears in:245 charts
Rank in 1993:9Rank Score:4,220
Rank in 1990s103Overall Rank:508
Average Rating:  77/100 (438 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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113.

SuedeUnited Kingdom Suede
Year of Release:1993Appears in:216 charts
Rank in 1993:10Rank Score:3,890
Rank in 1990s113Overall Rank:540
Average Rating:  78/100 (303 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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Best Albums of the 1990s composition

Year Albums %


1990 85 9%
1991 79 8%
1992 98 10%
1993 100 10%
1994 129 13%
1995 111 11%
1996 116 12%
1997 98 10%
1998 98 10%
1999 86 9%
Artist Albums %


Blur 6 1%
The Flaming Lips 6 1%
Beck 5 1%
Manic Street Preachers 5 1%
Radiohead 5 1%
Aphex Twin 5 1%
Nirvana 5 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 554 55%
United Kingdom 264 26%
Canada 34 3%
Australia 28 3%
Sweden 19 2%
Norway 15 2%
Mixed Nationality 14 1%
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