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The best album by Pixies is Doolittle which is ranked number 19 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 76,288.

Pixies is ranked number 12 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 117,337.

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Pixies best albums

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

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

DoolittleUnited States Pixies
Year of Release:1989Appears in:1,860 charts
Rank in 1989:1Rank Score:76,288
Rank in 1980s1Overall Rank:19
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,073 votes)
Comments: 218 comments
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Surfer RosaUnited States Pixies
Year of Release:1988Appears in:942 charts
Rank in 1988:2Rank Score:25,826
Rank in 1980s11Overall Rank:84
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,296 votes)
Comments: 86 comments
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BossanovaUnited States Pixies
Year of Release:1990Appears in:388 charts
Rank in 1990:4Rank Score:6,179
Rank in 1990s77Overall Rank:397
Average Rating:  79/100 (610 votes)
Comments: 33 comments
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Trompe Le MondeUnited States Pixies
Year of Release:1991Appears in:234 charts
Rank in 1991:15Rank Score:3,699
Rank in 1990s129Overall Rank:629
Average Rating:  78/100 (416 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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Surfer Rosa & Come On Pilgrim
Compilation
United States Pixies
Year of Release:1988Appears in:70 charts
Rank in 1988:15Rank Score:2,350
Rank in 1980s144Overall Rank:944
Average Rating:  83/100 (217 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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Come On PilgrimUnited States Pixies
Year of Release:1987Appears in:185 charts
Rank in 1987:21Rank Score:2,205
Rank in 1980s160Overall Rank:1,012
Average Rating:  80/100 (338 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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Indie CindyUnited States Pixies
Year of Release:2014Appears in:43 charts
Rank in 2014:96Rank Score:255
Rank in 2010s805Overall Rank:5,721
Average Rating:  60/100 (127 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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Complete 'B' Sides
Compilation
United States Pixies
Year of Release:2001Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 2001:142Rank Score:231
Rank in 2000s1,502Overall Rank:6,218
Average Rating:  72/100 (45 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Death To The Pixies
Compilation
United States Pixies
Year of Release:1997Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1997:171Rank Score:163
Rank in 1990s1,618Overall Rank:8,069
Average Rating:  76/100 (67 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Wave Of Mutilation: Best Of Pixies
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United States Pixies
Year of Release:2004Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 2004:417Rank Score:60
Rank in 2000s4,794Overall Rank:18,166
Average Rating:  78/100 (53 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Overall band rank: 12

This may not be a complete discography for Pixies. 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!

Pixies best tracks

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1.Where Is My Mind?
(from the album Surfer Rosa)
 94/100 (680 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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2.Here Comes Your Man
(from the album Doolittle)
 92/100 (676 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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3.Debaser
(from the album Doolittle)
 92/100 (670 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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4.Hey
(from the album Doolittle)
 91/100 (581 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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5.Monkey Gone To Heaven
(from the album Doolittle)
 91/100 (636 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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6.Gouge Away
(from the album Doolittle)
 89/100 (493 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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7.Wave Of Mutilation
(from the album Doolittle)
 89/100 (517 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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8.Gigantic
(from the album Surfer Rosa)
 89/100 (316 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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9.Bone Machine
(from the album Surfer Rosa)
 89/100 (296 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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10.Velouria
(from the album Bossanova)
 87/100 (149 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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11.Mr. Grieves
(from the album Doolittle)
 87/100 (443 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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12.Caribou
(from the album Come On Pilgrim)
 87/100 (119 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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13.River Euphrates
(from the album Surfer Rosa)
 87/100 (260 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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14.I Bleed
(from the album Doolittle)
 86/100 (438 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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15.Tame
(from the album Doolittle)
 86/100 (462 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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16.Alec Eiffel
(from the album Trompe Le Monde)
 86/100 (102 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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17.Break My Body
(from the album Surfer Rosa)
 85/100 (246 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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18.Dead
(from the album Doolittle)
 85/100 (413 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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19.No. 13 Baby
(from the album Doolittle)
 85/100 (394 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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20.There Goes My Gun
(from the album Doolittle)
 85/100 (399 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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Pixies ratings

Average Rating: 
87/100 (from 311 votes)
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From PaperVinnie 11/03/2017 18:05
They were a great band, had a lot of influence, and are very fun to listen to, but I definitely think they're a little overrated. especially on websites like this.
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From suprisedkyou 08/29/2017 20:26
This has got to be the greatest Alt Rock group of all time!
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From teasp4oon 06/21/2017 08:13
I think the Pixies are for everyone. The vocals might put some off at first, but don't give up; you're strong enough if you believe you are.

I'm not sure combining The Beatles and The Rolling Stones, the two most loved bands in the world, is THE most apt comparison, but essentially that's what you're getting, no? Like The Beatles, the Pixies can be delightfully melodic and have comparably sweet lyrics, and like the Stones they can be reckless and energetic and will shake your grandma to her very core: Get you a band that can do both. (Nirvana can claim this formula to an extent, but they're not as rowdy, not as pretty, and have the essence of a funeral instead of a party.)

Just as importantly, like these bands the Pixies are really quite accessible (unless you need some practice with the vocals...if you're already comfortable with varying punk or metal vocals then you're probably good to go). There's something to be said for a band whose music appeals right away to the senses you were born with, and with zero fooling around (only 5 songs in 4 albums break the 4-minute mark). Am I saying you need the aid of drugs to enjoy bands like L. Zeppelin and P. Floyd and etc. as much as some of their fans seem to? Yes. Yes I am.

In conclusion, if I want to go from misty-eyed over something beautiful to smiling my head off to surfing a wave of adrenaline, all within an album (within all 4 of the O.G.'s, actually), there's only one band I trust. There are artists who can hit those key emotions [my keys, of course] as acutely, but you're probably going to need three separate artists, and no one I've heard strikes them as often or has a discography as balanced between them, song by song, as the Pixies. So long live 'em.
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From crimson 09/02/2016 07:28
Great, but a little overrated, I think.
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From LimpLimbs 07/20/2016 14:04
I love them so much... And I'm looking forward to "Head Carrier" in September!
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From sethmadsen 04/03/2016 23:45
Doolittle is a great album. The rest have some great singles, but just are lacking where Doolittle shines. Important band, but I think they are a little overrated in the sense that they have some really good material and then some really under par material.
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85/100
From adriagc96 02/17/2016 18:09
The creators of Nirvana, but Pixies were better, and were first.
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From Joeingram 08/31/2015 17:15
Sweet with a little bit of heat. Just how I like them
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95/100
From MattBarnthouse 08/18/2015 14:39
Some bands are at their peak before their time to shine. While the Pixies were never truly appreciated for what they were at their peak, they are now recognized as some of the greatest alternative rock musicians of them all. Doolittle is consistently great from beginning to end, and any rock fan needs it in their library.
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From liveinacar 05/17/2015 11:53
Great band . They have not released a bad album .
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