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Mesopotamia (album) by The B-52's 

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Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia by The B-52's (1982)
Overall rank: 25,159th   Overall chart history
Average Rating: 
75/100 (from 13 votes)
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Accolades: Top albums of 1982 (355th)
Top albums of the 1980s (3,503rd)
Best albums of all time (25,159th)

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THE B-52’s: Mesopotamia US ORIG Vinyl LP Warner Brothers ‘82
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Party Mix!/Mesopotamia by The B-52s (CD, Jan-1991, Warner Bros.)
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The B-52's bestography

Mesopotamia is ranked 10th best out of 12 albums by The B-52's on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by The B-52's is The B-52's which is ranked number 685 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 3,057.

The B-52's album bestography « Higher ranked (23,018th) This album (25,159th) Lower ranked (34,021st) »
Party MixMesopotamiaTime Capsule: Songs For A Future Generation

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75/100 (from 13 votes)
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90/100
01/25/2017 09:57
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60/100
10/28/2016 15:41
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75/100
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73/100
 
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From nf0603 08/25/2013 00:35
Ridiculously underrated. Produced by David Byrne at the height of Talking Heads' power, Mesopotamia is the most unique thing The B-52's ever put out. They've had stronger albums as a whole but its still a strong album. In Cake, Cindy and Kate's lyrics make baking a cake way too sensual for words.
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