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Cocteau Twins United Kingdom 

The best album by Cocteau Twins is Heaven Or Las Vegas which is ranked number 352 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 6,660.

Cocteau Twins is ranked number 162 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 17,213.

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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:345 charts
Rank in 1990:2Rank Score:6,660
Rank in 1990s66Overall Rank:352
Average Rating:  81/100 (362 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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TreasureUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1984Appears in:324 charts
Rank in 1984:10Rank Score:5,528
Rank in 1980s57Overall Rank:420
Average Rating:  81/100 (384 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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3.

VictorialandUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1986Appears in:87 charts
Rank in 1986:20Rank Score:1,224
Rank in 1980s259Overall Rank:1,589
Average Rating:  77/100 (114 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Head Over HeelsUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1983Appears in:114 charts
Rank in 1983:24Rank Score:1,178
Rank in 1980s263Overall Rank:1,637
Average Rating:  78/100 (135 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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Blue Bell KnollUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1988Appears in:101 charts
Rank in 1988:30Rank Score:1,053
Rank in 1980s298Overall Rank:1,804
Average Rating:  78/100 (121 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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GarlandsUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1982Appears in:66 charts
Rank in 1982:50Rank Score:571
Rank in 1980s476Overall Rank:2,907
Average Rating:  73/100 (92 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Four-Calendar CaféUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1993Appears in:45 charts
Rank in 1993:80Rank Score:401
Rank in 1990s771Overall Rank:3,830
Average Rating:  75/100 (59 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Milk & KissesUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1996Appears in:32 charts
Rank in 1996:110Rank Score:299
Rank in 1990s970Overall Rank:4,837
Average Rating:  70/100 (47 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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The Pink Opaque
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United Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1985Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1985:101Rank Score:168
Rank in 1980s1,174Overall Rank:7,542
Average Rating:  76/100 (37 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 2000:277Rank Score:94
Rank in 2000s3,161Overall Rank:12,207
Average Rating:  71/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 162

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 (101 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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2.Lorelei
(from the album Treasure)
 87/100 (83 votes)
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3.Cherry-Coloured Funk
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 87/100 (83 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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4.Iceblink Luck
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 86/100 (86 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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5.Frou-Frou Foxes In Midsummer Fires
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 85/100 (72 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.Donimo
(from the album Treasure)
 85/100 (62 votes)
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7.Carolyn's Fingers
(from the album Blue Bell Knoll)
 84/100 (20 votes)
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8.Sugar Hiccup
(from the album Head Over Heels)
 84/100 (34 votes)
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9.Ivo
(from the album Treasure)
 84/100 (78 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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10.Blue Bell Knoll
(from the album Blue Bell Knoll)
 84/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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11.Musette And Drums
(from the album Head Over Heels)
 84/100 (31 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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12.Pandora (For Cindy)
(from the album Treasure)
 84/100 (72 votes)
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13.Persephone
(from the album Treasure)
 83/100 (64 votes)
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14.Fifty-Fifty Clown
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 82/100 (69 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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15.Fotzepolitic
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 82/100 (66 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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16.Five Ten Fiftyfold
(from the album Head Over Heels)
 82/100 (31 votes)
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17.Pitch The Baby
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 82/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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18.Beatrix
(from the album Treasure)
 81/100 (60 votes)
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19.I Wear Your Ring
(from the album Heaven Or Las Vegas)
 81/100 (65 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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20.The Tinderbox (Of A Heart)
(from the album Head Over Heels)
 81/100 (26 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Cocteau Twins ratings

Average Rating: 
82/100 (from 48 votes)
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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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