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The best album by The Magnetic Fields is 69 Love Songs which is ranked number 354 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 7,138.

The Magnetic Fields is ranked number 283 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 9,196.

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The Magnetic Fields best albums

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

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1.

69 Love SongsUnited States The Magnetic Fields
Year of Release:1999Appears in:340 charts
Rank in 1999:5Rank Score:7,134
Rank in 1990s66Overall Rank:354
Average Rating:  80/100 (433 votes)
Comments: 41 comments
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The Charm Of The Highway StripUnited States The Magnetic Fields
Year of Release:1994Appears in:46 charts
Rank in 1994:68Rank Score:657
Rank in 1990s554Overall Rank:2,769
Average Rating:  77/100 (59 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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iUnited States The Magnetic Fields
Year of Release:2004Appears in:31 charts
Rank in 2004:104Rank Score:281
Rank in 2000s1,267Overall Rank:5,349
Average Rating:  74/100 (43 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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HolidayUnited States The Magnetic Fields
Year of Release:1994Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 1994:144Rank Score:252
Rank in 1990s1,155Overall Rank:5,834
Average Rating:  79/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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50 Song MemoirUnited States The Magnetic Fields
Year of Release:2017Appears in:63 charts
Rank in 2017:97Rank Score:172
Rank in 2010s1,212Overall Rank:7,882
Average Rating:  74/100 (73 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Distant Plastic TreesUnited States The Magnetic Fields
Year of Release:1991Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1991:132Rank Score:156
Rank in 1990s1,692Overall Rank:8,475
Average Rating:  75/100 (26 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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DistortionUnited States The Magnetic Fields
Year of Release:2008Appears in:23 charts
Rank in 2008:231Rank Score:152
Rank in 2000s2,106Overall Rank:8,635
Average Rating:  72/100 (32 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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The Wayward BusUnited States The Magnetic Fields
Year of Release:1992Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1992:196Rank Score:138
Rank in 1990s1,856Overall Rank:9,304
Average Rating:  76/100 (25 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Get LostUnited States The Magnetic Fields
Year of Release:1995Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 1995:286Rank Score:91
Rank in 1990s2,735Overall Rank:13,394
Average Rating:  75/100 (28 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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The Wayward Bus / Distant Plastic Trees
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United States The Magnetic Fields
Year of Release:1995Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1995:320Rank Score:83
Rank in 1990s2,984Overall Rank:14,565
Average Rating:  76/100 (26 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Overall band rank: 283

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The Magnetic Fields best tracks

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1.The Book Of Love
(from the album 69 Love Songs)
 87/100 (84 votes)
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2.All My Little Words
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 86/100 (86 votes)
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3.Born On A Train
(from the album The Charm Of The Highway Strip)
 86/100 (17 votes)
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4.Papa Was A Rodeo
(from the album 69 Love Songs)
 86/100 (75 votes)
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5.I Think I Need A New Heart
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 85/100 (75 votes)
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6.I Don't Want To Get Over You
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 85/100 (82 votes)
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7.Epitaph For My Heart
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 85/100 (64 votes)
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8.Meaningless
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 85/100 (65 votes)
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9.I Don't Believe In The Sun
(from the album 69 Love Songs)
 85/100 (78 votes)
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10.Absolutely Cuckoo
(from the album 69 Love Songs)
 84/100 (87 votes)
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11.The Luckiest Guy On The Lower East Side
(from the album 69 Love Songs)
 84/100 (79 votes)
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12.The Death Of Ferdinand De Saussure
(from the album 69 Love Songs)
 84/100 (60 votes)
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13.Long-Forgotten Fairytale
(from the album 69 Love Songs)
 84/100 (61 votes)
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14.Fear Of Trains
(from the album The Charm Of The Highway Strip)
 83/100 (10 votes)
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15.Lonely Highway
(from the album The Charm Of The Highway Strip)
 83/100 (9 votes)
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16.Yeah! Oh, Yeah!
(from the album 69 Love Songs)
 83/100 (61 votes)
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17.Let's Pretend We're Bunny Rabbits
(from the album 69 Love Songs)
 83/100 (76 votes)
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18.I Have The Moon
(from the album The Charm Of The Highway Strip)
 83/100 (11 votes)
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19.Busby Berkeley Dreams
(from the album 69 Love Songs)
 83/100 (59 votes)
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20.No One Will Ever Love You
(from the album 69 Love Songs)
 83/100 (63 votes)
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The Magnetic Fields ratings

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73/100 (from 23 votes)
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From mascamangas 03/01/2014 19:15
Prolific and high leveled career by Stephin Merritt.
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From SingingPeasant96 11/29/2013 10:20
Susan Anway era is seriously underrated.
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From sean_e_b 03/06/2012 06:36
joyofdivision hits it right on the money. Whether it's 69 Love Songs or one of their other just as spectacular albums, nobody matches the charm that The Magnetic Fields radiate in every one of their songs.
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From yepyepyep 10/30/2011 00:23
Agreed with below comment. I love their earlier synthpop work too.
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