Mothership (compilation album) by Led Zeppelin

Mothership by Led Zeppelin
(Compilation album)
Year: 2007
Release date: 2007-11-13
Overall rank: 4,466th   Overall chart historyOverall chart history
Average Rating: 
83/100 (from 200 votes)
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Accolades:
Award Top albums of 2007 (81st)
Award Top albums of the 2000s (815th)
Award Best albums of all time (4,466th)

Led Zeppelin bestography

Mothership is ranked 13th best out of 22 albums by Led Zeppelin on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by Led Zeppelin is Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) which is ranked number 11 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 51,604.

Led Zeppelin album bestography « Higher ranked (3,965th) This album (4,466th) Lower ranked (4,938th) »
BBC SessionsMothershipCelebration Day

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Mothership track list

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Rating: 83 (24 votes)Comments: 1
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Rating: 86 (28 votes)Comments: 1
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Rating: 80 (22 votes)Comments: 0
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Average Rating: 
83/100 (from 200 votes)
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This album is rated in the top 1% of all albums on BestEverAlbums.com. This album has a Bayesian average rating of 82.6/100, a mean average of 81.6/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 83.1/100. The standard deviation for this album is 16.0.

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70/100
From 11/08/2016 20:14
The only time I've ever seen a compilation album feel like a full LP, as the picks here seem like the perfect order to their specific talents. The density of rock is fantastic as most greatest hits albums are, so this is just icing on the cake.

Key Cuts: it's a compilation album
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From 07/07/2016 10:52
Basically a re-release of the, remasters, album from 1990, with an almost identical track list, repackaged with new cover artwork. You can't argue about the quality of songs though. I don't personally like to rate and comment on compilations, but I need to bump my points up to get to level seven.
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From 10/05/2015 21:01
Jackbrown is right, don't stone him.
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From 10/05/2015 17:06
if we all vote 0/100 maybe we can get all 3 of these LZ compilations out of the top 200 rated albums on this site. as of now it's embarrassing.
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From 01/03/2013 20:17
I haven't exactly heard the album Celebration Day, but I've heard every song on it. Still counts.
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