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Best Albums of 1990

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1990 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 23,000 greatest album charts.

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1990 year summaryThe best artists of 1990 were Depeche Mode, Ride, Cocteau Twins, Pixies, Megadeth, Jane's Addiction, Sonic Youth, The La's, Public Enemy and Fugazi.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

ViolatorUnited Kingdom Depeche Mode
Year of Release:1990Appears in:565 charts
Rank in 1990:1Rank Score:15,000
Rank in 1990s28Overall Rank:131
Average Rating:  83/100 (695 votes)
Comments: 50 comments
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2.

NowhereUnited Kingdom Ride
Year of Release:1990Appears in:289 charts
Rank in 1990:2Rank Score:5,507
Rank in 1990s73Overall Rank:368
Average Rating:  82/100 (348 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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3.

Heaven Or Las VegasUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1990Appears in:252 charts
Rank in 1990:3Rank Score:5,369
Rank in 1990s74Overall Rank:377
Average Rating:  81/100 (285 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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4.

BossanovaUnited States Pixies
Year of Release:1990Appears in:291 charts
Rank in 1990:4Rank Score:5,284
Rank in 1990s76Overall Rank:386
Average Rating:  79/100 (487 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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5.

Rust In PeaceUnited States Megadeth
Year of Release:1990Appears in:202 charts
Rank in 1990:5Rank Score:4,543
Rank in 1990s86Overall Rank:438
Average Rating:  79/100 (367 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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Ritual De Lo HabitualUnited States Jane's Addiction
Year of Release:1990Appears in:206 charts
Rank in 1990:6Rank Score:4,067
Rank in 1990s99Overall Rank:480
Average Rating:  77/100 (287 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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7.

GooUnited States Sonic Youth
Year of Release:1990Appears in:259 charts
Rank in 1990:7Rank Score:3,828
Rank in 1990s105Overall Rank:505
Average Rating:  80/100 (394 votes)
Comments: 23 comments
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8.

The La'sUnited Kingdom The La's
Year of Release:1990Appears in:205 charts
Rank in 1990:8Rank Score:3,144
Rank in 1990s129Overall Rank:615
Average Rating:  77/100 (243 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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Fear Of A Black PlanetUnited States Public Enemy
Year of Release:1990Appears in:205 charts
Rank in 1990:9Rank Score:3,033
Rank in 1990s133Overall Rank:636
Average Rating:  79/100 (253 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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10.

RepeaterUnited States Fugazi
Year of Release:1990Appears in:183 charts
Rank in 1990:10Rank Score:2,762
Rank in 1990s146Overall Rank:682
Average Rating:  81/100 (216 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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Best Albums of 1990 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 18 2%
Devo 3 0%
Stray Cats 2 0%
Thee Headcoats 2 0%
Peter Hammill 2 0%
The Mission 2 0%
Juan Luis Guerra 4.40 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 436 44%
United Kingdom 250 25%
Australia 42 4%
Mixed Nationality 39 4%
Germany 38 4%
Canada 29 3%
France 19 2%
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