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The best album credited to Simple Minds is New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84) which is ranked number 887 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 2,121.

Simple Minds is ranked number 396 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 4,875.

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Simple Minds best albums

The following albums by Simple Minds are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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1982
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Total albums: 22. Page 1 of 3

This may not be a complete discography for Simple Minds.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!

Simple Minds bestography composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 0 0%
1950s 0 0%
1960s 0 0%
1970s 2 0%
1980s 10 0%
1990s 4 0%
2000s 2 0%
2010s 4 0%
2020s 0 0%
Compilation? Albums %
No 19 86%
Yes 3 14%
Live? Albums %
No 21 95%
Yes 1 5%

Simple Minds best tracks

Include tracks from compilations & live albums | Exclude tracks from compilations & live albums The same track can appear on multiple albums, so excluding tracks from compilations and live albums helps to remove duplicates from this list.

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3.
Rating: 84 (55 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Once Upon A Time)
5.
Rating: 82 (64 votes)Comments: 0
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Rating: 82 (35 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Sparkle In The Rain)
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Rating: 82 (28 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Street Fighting Years)
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Rating: 81 (31 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Once Upon A Time)
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Rating: 80 (32 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Once Upon A Time)
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Rating: 80 (49 votes)Comments: 1
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Rating: 80 (16 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Street Fighting Years)
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Rating: 79 (25 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Sparkle In The Rain)
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Rating: 79 (6 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Sons And Fascination)
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Rating: 79 (27 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Once Upon A Time)
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Rating: 79 (27 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Once Upon A Time)
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Rating: 79 (6 votes)Comments: 1
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(from the album Live In The City Of Light)
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Simple Minds ratings

Average Rating: 
74/100 (from 29 votes)
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11/19/2020 21:33 LosWochos  Ratings distributionRatings distribution 4,10279/100
 
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This artist has a Bayesian average rating of 74.0/100, a mean average of 73.6/100, and a trimmed mean (excluding outliers) of 73.6/100. The standard deviation for this artist is 16.1.

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Simple Minds comments

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From 12/20/2020 17:26
I am not a fan of this band, a couple of great tracks the rest, innocuous and uninteresting.
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