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Best Albums of 1991

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1991 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 23,000 greatest album charts.

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1991 year summaryThe best artists of 1991 were Nirvana, My Bloody Valentine, Pearl Jam, U2, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Slint, Metallica, Primal Scream, A Tribe Called Quest and Talk Talk.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

NevermindUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,981 charts
Rank in 1991:1Rank Score:88,281
Rank in 1990s2Overall Rank:7
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (2,652 votes)
Comments: 284 comments
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2.

LovelessIreland My Bloody Valentine
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,197 charts
Rank in 1991:2Rank Score:47,012
Rank in 1990s5Overall Rank:28
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,333 votes)
Comments: 200 comments
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3.

TenUnited States Pearl Jam
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,088 charts
Rank in 1991:3Rank Score:38,115
Rank in 1990s6Overall Rank:36
Average Rating:  82/100 (1,392 votes)
Comments: 108 comments
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4.

Achtung BabyIreland U2
Year of Release:1991Appears in:786 charts
Rank in 1991:4Rank Score:25,872
Rank in 1990s13Overall Rank:69
Average Rating:  80/100 (1,124 votes)
Comments: 93 comments
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5.

Blood Sugar Sex MagikUnited States Red Hot Chili Peppers
Year of Release:1991Appears in:638 charts
Rank in 1991:5Rank Score:18,635
Rank in 1990s22Overall Rank:104
Average Rating:  79/100 (1,055 votes)
Comments: 57 comments
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6.

SpiderlandUnited States Slint
Year of Release:1991Appears in:514 charts
Rank in 1991:6Rank Score:15,172
Rank in 1990s26Overall Rank:128
Average Rating:  84/100 (608 votes)
Comments: 65 comments
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7.

MetallicaUnited States Metallica
Year of Release:1991Appears in:495 charts
Rank in 1991:7Rank Score:14,288
Rank in 1990s30Overall Rank:139
Average Rating:  77/100 (878 votes)
Comments: 53 comments
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8.

ScreamadelicaUnited Kingdom Primal Scream
Year of Release:1991Appears in:450 charts
Rank in 1991:8Rank Score:10,178
Rank in 1990s46Overall Rank:205
Average Rating:  80/100 (577 votes)
Comments: 43 comments
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9.

The Low End TheoryUnited States A Tribe Called Quest
Year of Release:1991Appears in:415 charts
Rank in 1991:9Rank Score:9,919
Rank in 1990s47Overall Rank:212
Average Rating:  83/100 (499 votes)
Comments: 34 comments
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10.

Laughing StockUnited Kingdom Talk Talk
Year of Release:1991Appears in:382 charts
Rank in 1991:10Rank Score:9,379
Rank in 1990s51Overall Rank:226
Average Rating:  84/100 (461 votes)
Comments: 51 comments
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Best Albums of 1991 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 16 2%
James Brown 4 0%
Frank Zappa 4 0%
The Gerogerigegege 2 0%
Van Morrison 2 0%
Spacemen 3 2 0%
Swans 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 458 46%
United Kingdom 247 25%
Mixed Nationality 47 5%
Canada 31 3%
Australia 29 3%
Germany 25 3%
France 20 2%
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