Pills 'N' Thrills And Bellyaches (studio album) by Happy Mondays

Pills 'N' Thrills And Bellyaches by Happy Mondays
Year: 1990
Overall rank: 1,038th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 336 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 20 albums of 1990 (13th)
Award Top albums of the 1990s (198th)
Award Best albums of all time (1,038th)
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HAPPY MONDAYS: Pills 'N' Thrills and Bellyaches -15652 Cassette Tape
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Time left: 10h 46m 20s
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HAPPY MONDAYS: Pills 'N' Thrills and Bellyaches -15651 Cassette Tape
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Time left: 10h 46m 48s
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HAPPY MONDAYS: Pills 'N' Thrills and Bellyaches -15650 Cassette Tape
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Time left: 10h 47m 7s
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  Track ratingsTrack ratings The tracks on this album have an average rating of 83 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated).

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Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 336 votes)
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09/24/2021 09:06 DanielNunes93  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 2,68061/100
 
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09/23/2021 08:10 IvanShishman  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 1,03771/100
 
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09/19/2021 18:35 OurKid77  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 1,35276/100

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This album is rated in the top 5% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 77.1/100, a mean average of 76.3/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 77.2/100. The standard deviation for this album is 14.9.

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60/100
From 01/03/2021 15:29
One of Madchester's best. Sadly, this doesn't account for much.
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100/100
From 07/20/2019 18:09
Favorite Tracks:Grandbag's Funeral, Bob's Yer Uncle
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From 05/29/2019 04:32
always heard about the name of the band but that's about it I was surprised to hear this album does not stop beginning to end its a fun listen
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75/100
From 09/16/2018 11:34
Only got round to getting this 90's classic in 2016 - I liked their singles at the time. Kinky Afro, Loose Fit and Holiday are all great tracks, but the highlight is the China Girl inspired "Step On" - yes that is right, listen to the bass in the verse and it matches up tightly to Pop/Bowie China Girl
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85/100
From 02/26/2018 02:50
Highly underrated!
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From 03/27/2017 19:54
Play this album and you will have a good party!
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95/100
From 05/18/2015 10:40
The soundtrack to all best bits of every great party you ever went to, at least that's how I remember it.
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70/100
From 10/31/2012 23:00
Good album, besides Grandbag's Funeral - I hate that song.
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90/100
From 09/06/2012 16:30
"Members who like this album also like: Screamadelica by Primal Scream, The Stone Roses by The Stone Roses".. This time, very correct!
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65/100
From 05/30/2011 12:20
I'm on the other side of the fence as Chrisey22. I think the second half of the album outshines the first half by a wide margin. The final three songs were the best ones on the album, and the very ending in whole was pretty classic as well. Right when I thought I had a handle on the album, it --
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