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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 20,000 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.
19901,252120,524 Violator (138th)
by Depeche Mode
19911,271347,907 Nevermind (6th)
by Nirvana
19921,336194,421 Automatic For The People (48th)
by R.E.M.
19931,466206,605 In Utero (46th)
by Nirvana
19941,584345,000 Grace (42nd)
by Jeff Buckley
19951,625271,810 The Bends (15th)
by Radiohead
19961,753207,332 Pinkerton (108th)
by Weezer
19971,804331,253 OK Computer (1st)
by Radiohead
19981,726231,767 In The Aeroplane Over The Sea (17th)
by Neutral Milk Hotel
19991,891205,013 Ágætis Byrjun (71st)
by Sigur Rós
Total15,7082,461,632

The best artists of the 1990s were Radiohead, Nirvana, Neutral Milk Hotel, Oasis, The Smashing Pumpkins, Pearl Jam, My Bloody Valentine, R.E.M., Weezer and Red Hot Chili Peppers.
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Best Albums of the 1990s composition

Year Albums %


1990 83 8%
1991 79 8%
1992 100 10%
1993 100 10%
1994 127 13%
1995 110 11%
1996 111 11%
1997 101 10%
1998 101 10%
1999 88 9%
Artist Albums %


Blur 6 1%
Alice In Chains 5 1%
Sonic Youth 5 1%
Pearl Jam 5 1%
Aphex Twin 5 1%
Suede 5 1%
R.E.M. 5 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 550 55%
United Kingdom 270 27%
Canada 35 4%
Australia 25 3%
Sweden 21 2%
Norway 15 2%
Ireland 12 1%
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