"Come in alone. You'll love. To let go."

- My Bloody Valentine
 

Best Albums of 1998

« View best albums of 1997View best albums of 1999 »

Listed below are the greatest albums of 1998 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 20,000 greatest album charts.

Best albums by year or decade
View by decade:
View by year:
1998 year summaryThe best artists of 1998 were Neutral Milk Hotel, Massive Attack, Air, Boards Of Canada, OutKast, Elliott Smith, Eels, Lauryn Hill, Madonna and Mercury Rev.
View chart at point in time
 Show this chart as it was on the following date
Share this chart
Share | |
| RSS feed: | Download CSV file: Log in / register
URL to this chart: |
Collector's summary (top 1,000)Log in or register to discover the great albums that are missing from your music collection!
Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Release Date | Title | Artist
RankAlbumArtist
1.

In The Aeroplane Over The SeaUnited States Neutral Milk Hotel
Year of Release:1998Appears in:1,290 charts
Rank in 1998:1Rank Score:60,725
Rank in 1990s4Overall Rank:17
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,360 votes)
Comments: 246 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
2.

MezzanineUnited Kingdom Massive Attack
Year of Release:1998Appears in:489 charts
Rank in 1998:2Rank Score:13,152
Rank in 1990s29Overall Rank:133
Average Rating:  82/100 (579 votes)
Comments: 34 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
3.

Moon SafariFrance Air
Year of Release:1998Appears in:387 charts
Rank in 1998:3Rank Score:8,884
Rank in 1990s50Overall Rank:212
Average Rating:  80/100 (489 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
4.

Music Has The Right To ChildrenUnited Kingdom Boards Of Canada
Year of Release:1998Appears in:306 charts
Rank in 1998:4Rank Score:7,745
Rank in 1990s54Overall Rank:240
Average Rating:  82/100 (331 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
5.

AqueminiUnited States OutKast
Year of Release:1998Appears in:202 charts
Rank in 1998:5Rank Score:4,735
Rank in 1990s75Overall Rank:380
Average Rating:  79/100 (274 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
6.

XOUnited States Elliott Smith
Year of Release:1998Appears in:204 charts
Rank in 1998:6Rank Score:3,954
Rank in 1990s89Overall Rank:446
Average Rating:  82/100 (298 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
7.

Electro-Shock BluesUnited States Eels
Year of Release:1998Appears in:189 charts
Rank in 1998:7Rank Score:3,864
Rank in 1990s91Overall Rank:453
Average Rating:  79/100 (255 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
8.

The Miseducation of Lauryn HillUnited States Lauryn Hill
Year of Release:1998Appears in:199 charts
Rank in 1998:8Rank Score:3,828
Rank in 1990s93Overall Rank:457
Average Rating:  73/100 (320 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
9.

Ray Of LightUnited States Madonna
Year of Release:1998Appears in:182 charts
Rank in 1998:9Rank Score:3,655
Rank in 1990s99Overall Rank:475
Average Rating:  69/100 (292 votes)
Comments: 23 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
10.

Deserter's SongsUnited States Mercury Rev
Year of Release:1998Appears in:193 charts
Rank in 1998:10Rank Score:3,463
Rank in 1990s107Overall Rank:505
Average Rating:  81/100 (250 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.

Best Albums of 1998 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 20 2%
Vigilantes Of Love 2 0%
Brian May 2 0%
Crimpshrine 2 0%
Massive Attack 2 0%
Blue Öyster Cult 2 0%
Kristin Hersh 2 0%
Show all
Country Albums %


United States 453 45%
United Kingdom 218 22%
Canada 35 3%
Mixed Nationality 32 3%
Australia 31 3%
Germany 31 3%
Sweden 28 3%
Show all

« View best albums of 1997View best albums of 1999 »

BestEverAlbums.com  Site Newsletter
Sign up to receive the latest site news.
We value your privacy

BestEverAlbums.com   Music Stores
United States  Buy from your favourite store:
eBay Amazon iTunes


Copyright © 2005-2014 BestEverAlbums.com. All rights reserved.    Terms of Use  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Us  |   Advertising  |   RSS Feeds  |   Site Map  |   Hosting by ServInt