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Cocteau Twins United Kingdom 

The best album by Cocteau Twins is Heaven Or Las Vegas which is ranked number 326 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 8,182.

Cocteau Twins is ranked number 160 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 19,544.

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Cocteau Twins official website: http://www.cocteautwins.com

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Cocteau Twins best albums

The following albums by Cocteau Twins are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Heaven Or Las VegasUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1990Appears in:433 charts
Rank in 1990:2Rank Score:8,183
Rank in 1990s62Overall Rank:326
Average Rating:  82/100 (430 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
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TreasureUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1984Appears in:369 charts
Rank in 1984:10Rank Score:6,072
Rank in 1980s57Overall Rank:406
Average Rating:  81/100 (430 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
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3.

VictorialandUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1986Appears in:99 charts
Rank in 1986:21Rank Score:1,319
Rank in 1980s253Overall Rank:1,604
Average Rating:  77/100 (126 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Head Over HeelsUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1983Appears in:127 charts
Rank in 1983:30Rank Score:1,156
Rank in 1980s291Overall Rank:1,792
Average Rating:  78/100 (147 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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Blue Bell KnollUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1988Appears in:109 charts
Rank in 1988:30Rank Score:1,086
Rank in 1980s308Overall Rank:1,894
Average Rating:  78/100 (134 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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6.

GarlandsUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1982Appears in:73 charts
Rank in 1982:48Rank Score:642
Rank in 1980s458Overall Rank:2,857
Average Rating:  73/100 (99 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Four-Calendar CaféUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1993Appears in:53 charts
Rank in 1993:75Rank Score:465
Rank in 1990s733Overall Rank:3,651
Average Rating:  76/100 (65 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Milk & KissesUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1996Appears in:35 charts
Rank in 1996:120Rank Score:295
Rank in 1990s1,038Overall Rank:5,253
Average Rating:  71/100 (52 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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The Pink Opaque
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United Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1985Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 1985:97Rank Score:194
Rank in 1980s1,120Overall Rank:7,309
Average Rating:  76/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Stars And Topsoil
Compilation
United Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:2000Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 2000:288Rank Score:94
Rank in 2000s3,305Overall Rank:13,137
Average Rating:  72/100 (18 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 160

This may not be a complete discography for Cocteau Twins. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

Cocteau Twins best tracks

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1.Heaven Or Las Vegas
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 88/100 (122 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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2.Cherry-Coloured Funk
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 88/100 (106 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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3.Lorelei
(from the album Treasure)
 88/100 (101 votes)
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4.Iceblink Luck
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 87/100 (105 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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5.Carolyn's Fingers
(from the album Blue Bell Knoll)
 86/100 (28 votes)
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6.Donimo
(from the album Treasure)
 86/100 (76 votes)
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7.Frou-Frou Foxes In Midsummer Fires
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 86/100 (88 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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8.Blue Bell Knoll
(from the album Blue Bell Knoll)
 85/100 (24 votes)
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9.Sugar Hiccup
(from the album Head Over Heels)
 85/100 (41 votes)
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10.Ivo
(from the album Treasure)
 85/100 (89 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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11.Musette And Drums
(from the album Head Over Heels)
 84/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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12.Pandora (For Cindy)
(from the album Treasure)
 84/100 (83 votes)
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13.Persephone
(from the album Treasure)
 83/100 (74 votes)
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14.Fifty-Fifty Clown
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 83/100 (83 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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15.Five Ten Fiftyfold
(from the album Head Over Heels)
 83/100 (34 votes)
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16.Fotzepolitic
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 82/100 (79 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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17.Pitch The Baby
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 82/100 (85 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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18.The Tinderbox (Of A Heart)
(from the album Head Over Heels)
 82/100 (30 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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19.I Wear Your Ring
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 82/100 (79 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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20.Ella Megablast Burls Forever
(from the album Blue Bell Knoll)
 81/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Cocteau Twins ratings

Average Rating: 
83/100 (from 55 votes)
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From corenfro 11/29/2017 04:08
Possibly the most criminally underrated artist of all time. Treasure and Heaven or Las Vegas are both masterpieces and should be the template for textural guitar, vocal melody and harmony, and songwriting excellence.
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From ilovelctr 02/12/2015 10:48
This class act has seldom been replicated or reprised, and among the few bands that have tried so, they don't inherit the very spiritual essence that makes Cocteau Twins so unique. CT are not perfect on every album of course, but they have so many brilliant works to showcase, each of which is a different type of dream; for instance, Treasure feels like a dark and gloomy dream, Heaven or Las Vegas a sweet dream, Head over Heels a devilish dream!

Oh and music aside, don't you find the artworks of their album covers aesthetically bewitching? They're pure art from my perspective!
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From Freakfolker17 09/16/2013 18:07
Best band ever
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From Secondsoul 12/14/2012 00:44
They were such a great band. Liz Fraser's voice so beautiful. And those crazy non-sensical song titles!!
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From Luvulongtim 11/23/2012 08:53
Liz has one of the most stunning and influential voices in music history. Without them there would be no MBV making them more influential and just plain better.
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From ffudnebbuh 08/17/2010 20:28
Beat song: "Spangle Maker"
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From mayonaise93 04/28/2010 21:28
Brilliant band. It's so sad that so many people haven't heard of their music it's so blissful and magical. Heaven or Las Vegas is their most stunning work as it sounds like a living dream and Treasure is a magical masterpiece that sounds like it's been buried at the bottom of the ocean for a 1000 years. Genius.
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