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Chelsea Girl (album) by Nico 

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Chelsea Girl
Chelsea Girl by Nico (1967)
Overall rank: 608th   Overall chart history
Average Rating: 
78/100 (from 289 votes)
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Accolades: Top 20 albums of 1967 (18th)
Top 100 albums of the 1960s (70th)
Top 1,000 albums of all time (608th)

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Nico bestography

Chelsea Girl is ranked as the best album by Nico.

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Chelsea Girl rankings

Chelsea Girl ratings

Average Rating: 
78/100 (from 289 votes)
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From glynspsa 04/11/2017 23:06
Wonderful simple yet complex, rough yet soft. Amazing dichotomy to this record. a true classic that grows better on repeated listens.
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From andyw110183 10/18/2014 06:19
Sounds nothing like its contemporaries, and also like nothing since. A real gem of an album.
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80/100
From Listmeister 05/16/2014 13:35
With haunting voice and slow delivery, she transports you to a time much further away than 1967.....
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90/100
From SuedeSwede 03/30/2014 19:12
I used to hate Nico's voice. Even when I started to love VU & Nico, I still hated her voice. After mass listening of VU & Nico, her voice grew on me, but I still wasn't a fan. It took this record to change my view. Wow, this record. So folksy, so different to her VU contributions (bar It Was a Pleasure Then). She is a beautiful singer and a beautiful human being. So much beauty. Like sitting in a daisy field. Aah. Daisies.
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75/100
From tgarritsen 12/14/2013 01:43
Fascinating and mysterious and wow, those lyrics
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80/100
From bonafini 09/02/2013 21:23
Incredible voice! Her accent is the cutest.
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From Jimmy Dread 09/08/2011 20:32
Not bad, huh? The musos and scenesters may well opt for The Marble Index, and Nico may have later disowned it, but Chelsea Girl is a truly stunning LP. The opening triumverate of songs (Fairest Of The Seasons/These Days/Little Sister) are truly sublime - the missing link between the Velvets and Nick Drake. All this in spite of half of "It Was A Pleasure Then" sounding like someone scraping their nails down a blackboard.
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95/100
From Hayden 05/08/2011 23:11
Not bad. Reminds me of Brian Eno for some reason, no clue why though. Best tracks are I'll Keep It With Mine & Wrap Your Troubles In Dreams
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