Blood Sugar Sex Magik (studio album) by Red Hot Chili Peppers

Blood Sugar Sex Magik
Blood Sugar Sex Magik by Red Hot Chili Peppers
Year: 1991
Overall rank: 167th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
79/100 (from 1,598 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top 10 albums of 1991 (7th)
Award Top 50 albums of the 1990s (34th)
Award Top 200 albums of all time (167th)

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Blood Sugar Sex Magik is ranked as the best album by Red Hot Chili Peppers.

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  Track ratingsTrack ratings The tracks on this album have an average rating of 82 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated).

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Average Rating: 
79/100 (from 1,598 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 2% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 79.0/100, a mean average of 78.2/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 79.0/100. The standard deviation for this album is 16.5.

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85/100
From 02/28/2021 19:09
Pour moi, les meilleures lignes de basse de tous les temps, ca donne envie de bouger.
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95/100
From 02/27/2021 15:35
Easily the best album of 90s
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85/100
From 02/04/2021 06:40
1991 was one hell of a year.
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Rating:  
90/100
From 01/05/2021 12:40
I like this very much for Under the Bridge and Power of Equality.
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85/100
From 12/01/2020 23:32
I'll admit to a bit of a nostalgia boost on this one. It feels long now in a way it didn't when I was in high school.
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90/100
From 11/05/2020 02:18
Decent.
Some of their best songs on here.
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80/100
From 09/19/2020 01:50
One of the better albums, not the best. Some of the greatest songs they wrote are on this (Breaking the Girl, Suck my Kiss). A bit of filler but overall not bad at all
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100/100
From 08/31/2020 11:42
Fav. Tracks: Breaking The Girl, I Could Have Lied, Blood Sugar Sex Magik, Under The Bridge, My Lovely Man.
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From 03/23/2020 15:14
One of the most original, inventive, organic, unpretentious masterpieces of all time!!!

This album is seriously overlooked by this website and deserves a much, much higher ranking!!
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70/100
From 01/09/2020 09:20
This is where they started getting serious or whatever. The funk rock is still on point at least.

Hugely overrated in the public opinion, I think the average rating on this site is somewhat accurate.
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Best Albums of 1991
1. Nevermind by Nirvana
2. Loveless by My Bloody Valentine
3. Ten by Pearl Jam
4. Spiderland by Slint
5. Achtung Baby by U2
6. The Low End Theory by A Tribe Called Quest
7. Blood Sugar Sex Magik by Red Hot Chili Peppers
8. Laughing Stock by Talk Talk
9. Metallica by Metallica
10. Screamadelica by Primal Scream
11. Blue Lines by Massive Attack
12. Out Of Time by R.E.M.
13. Badmotorfinger by Soundgarden
14. Trompe Le Monde by Pixies
15. Use Your Illusion II by Guns N' Roses
16. Dangerous by Michael Jackson
17. Temple Of The Dog by Temple Of The Dog
18. Yerself Is Steam by Mercury Rev
19. Gish by The Smashing Pumpkins
20. Innuendo by Queen
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