Miss America (studio album) by Mary Margaret O'Hara

Miss America by Mary Margaret O'Hara
Year: 1988
Overall rank: 4,378th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 57 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top albums of 1988 (61st)
Award Top albums of the 1980s (669th)
Award Best albums of all time (4,378th)
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Miss America by Mary Margaret O'Hara (Cassette)
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Mary Margaret O' Hara-Miss America Cassette.1988 Virgin TCV 2559.Anew Day+
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Time left: 10d 23h 59m 49s
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Miss America is ranked as the best album by Mary Margaret O'Hara.

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Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 57 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 4% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 77.3/100, a mean average of 78.1/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 78.1/100. The standard deviation for this album is 13.8.

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90/100
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A great album. The production is excellent and her choice of material is very strong. If you like something challenging and different you'll like this.
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From 03/22/2011 01:07
Mary Margaret O'Hara is one of the greatest singer songwriters of all-time. Her masterpiece, Miss America (1988), took four years to materialize but it was worth the wait. O'Hara's quirky voice is an instrument in itself, a super-human fusion of avantgarde techniques (such as those pioneered by Meredith Monk) and gospel/soul styling. Coupled with her sophisticated blues and jazz arrangements, the atmosphere of 'Miss America' is memorably intense.
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