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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 24,000 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.
19901,421136,663 Violator (135th)
by Depeche Mode
19911,448383,564 Nevermind (7th)
by Nirvana
19921,535219,197 Automatic For The People (50th)
by R.E.M.
19931,628234,786 In Utero (46th)
by Nirvana
19941,761392,618 Grace (42nd)
by Jeff Buckley
19951,841303,820 The Bends (16th)
by Radiohead
19961,973238,926 Pinkerton (94th)
by Weezer
19972,014377,348 OK Computer (1st)
by Radiohead
19981,951263,983 In The Aeroplane Over The Sea (17th)
by Neutral Milk Hotel
19992,149233,275 Ágætis Byrjun (69th)
by Sigur Rós
Total17,7212,784,181

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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Best Albums of the 1990s composition

Year Albums %


1990 81 8%
1991 81 8%
1992 100 10%
1993 99 10%
1994 128 13%
1995 108 11%
1996 120 12%
1997 99 10%
1998 100 10%
1999 84 8%
Artist Albums %


Blur 6 1%
The Smashing Pumpkins 5 1%
Green Day 5 1%
The Flaming Lips 5 1%
Manic Street Preachers 5 1%
Beck 5 1%
Aphex Twin 5 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 561 56%
United Kingdom 259 26%
Canada 34 3%
Australia 26 3%
Sweden 19 2%
Norway 15 2%
Mixed Nationality 14 1%
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