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P.J. Harvey United Kingdom 

The best album by P.J. Harvey is Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea which is ranked number 311 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 7,324.

P.J. Harvey is ranked number 118 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 25,174.

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P.J. Harvey official website: http://www.pjharvey.net

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P.J. Harvey best albums

The following albums by P.J. Harvey are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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Stories From The City, Stories From The SeaUnited Kingdom P.J. Harvey
Year of Release:2000Appears in:406 charts
Rank in 2000:7Rank Score:7,324
Rank in 2000s59Overall Rank:311
Average Rating:  80/100 (538 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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2.

Let England ShakeUnited Kingdom P.J. Harvey
Year of Release:2011Appears in:453 charts
Rank in 2011:5Rank Score:6,301
Rank in 2010s27Overall Rank:354
Average Rating:  80/100 (627 votes)
Comments: 44 comments
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3.

To Bring You My LoveUnited Kingdom P.J. Harvey
Year of Release:1995Appears in:255 charts
Rank in 1995:9Rank Score:3,577
Rank in 1990s123Overall Rank:598
Average Rating:  82/100 (318 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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Rid Of MeUnited Kingdom P.J. Harvey
Year of Release:1993Appears in:204 charts
Rank in 1993:14Rank Score:3,026
Rank in 1990s146Overall Rank:696
Average Rating:  79/100 (305 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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DryUnited Kingdom P.J. Harvey
Year of Release:1992Appears in:150 charts
Rank in 1992:23Rank Score:1,772
Rank in 1990s255Overall Rank:1,132
Average Rating:  78/100 (203 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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Is This Desire?United Kingdom P.J. Harvey
Year of Release:1998Appears in:105 charts
Rank in 1998:39Rank Score:1,352
Rank in 1990s308Overall Rank:1,409
Average Rating:  77/100 (150 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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White ChalkUnited Kingdom P.J. Harvey
Year of Release:2007Appears in:88 charts
Rank in 2007:49Rank Score:1,032
Rank in 2000s379Overall Rank:1,754
Average Rating:  77/100 (148 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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8.

Uh Huh HerUnited Kingdom P.J. Harvey
Year of Release:2004Appears in:59 charts
Rank in 2004:87Rank Score:365
Rank in 2000s969Overall Rank:3,997
Average Rating:  73/100 (104 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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The Hope Six Demolition ProjectUnited Kingdom P.J. Harvey
Year of Release:2016Appears in:90 charts
Rank in 2016:44Rank Score:233
Rank in 2010s721Overall Rank:5,652
Average Rating:  74/100 (159 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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4-Track DemosUnited Kingdom P.J. Harvey
Year of Release:1993Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1993:150Rank Score:156
Rank in 1990s1,552Overall Rank:7,704
Average Rating:  75/100 (47 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Overall band rank: 118

This may not be a complete discography for P.J. Harvey. 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!

P.J. Harvey best tracks

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1.The Glorious Land
(from the album Let England Shake)
 87/100 (102 votes)
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2.The Words That Maketh Murder
(from the album Let England Shake)
 86/100 (106 votes)
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3.Good Fortune
(from the album Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea)
 86/100 (95 votes)
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4.To Bring You My Love
(from the album To Bring You My Love)
 86/100 (71 votes)
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5.This Mess We're In (Feat. Thom Yorke)
(from the album Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea)
 86/100 (91 votes)
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6.Let England Shake
(from the album Let England Shake)
 85/100 (94 votes)
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7.In The Dark Places
(from the album Let England Shake)
 85/100 (84 votes)
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8.A Place Called Home
(from the album Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea)
 85/100 (85 votes)
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9.Rid Of Me
(from the album Rid Of Me)
 85/100 (54 votes)
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10.Down By The Water
(from the album To Bring You My Love)
 85/100 (59 votes)
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11.All And Everyone
(from the album Let England Shake)
 85/100 (83 votes)
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12.A Perfect Day Elise
(from the album Is This Desire?)
 85/100 (32 votes)
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13.The Last Living Rose
(from the album Let England Shake)
 85/100 (93 votes)
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14.Long Snake Moan
(from the album To Bring You My Love)
 85/100 (49 votes)
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15.Big Exit
(from the album Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea)
 85/100 (87 votes)
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16.On Battleship Hill
(from the album Let England Shake)
 84/100 (88 votes)
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17.Bitter Branches
(from the album Let England Shake)
 84/100 (77 votes)
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18.Send His Love To Me
(from the album To Bring You My Love)
 84/100 (51 votes)
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19.The Whores Hustle And The Hustlers Whore
(from the album Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea)
 83/100 (79 votes)
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20.We Float
(from the album Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea)
 83/100 (75 votes)
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P.J. Harvey ratings

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81/100 (from 99 votes)
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85/100
From Strangel 12/13/2016 07:01
It took me a while to come around to female angst. When Dry came out I was searching for a Kurt or a Thom express a masculine angst. Because of this I missed the effect of her raw early releases. Naturally, Stories From the City was the revelatory album for me to take a bit of a closer look at PJ. I have learnt to appreciate Dry and Rid of Me but they don't resonate with me me like they would if they'd been a soundtrack to my own youthful angst. Instead, I have gravitated more toward albums like White Chalk that are less revered by the Polly Jean diehards. She also became my badass rock chick crush with her opaque, mysterious persona, and a willingness to explore the challenging themes permeating life experience.
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75/100
From awesomness425 07/17/2015 06:35
It's some great stuff mate!
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90/100
From zags7000 06/10/2015 08:42
One of the best. She changes her direction and masters it like nobody else. Nothing sounds the same. Even some of the best can get repetitive but never Harvey. Rid of Me & Stories from the City are the two standouts but everything is great from her.
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From meccalecca 11/20/2013 20:16
For the past couple decades PJ Harvey has been ultimate example of what female musicians are capable of. From Dry to Let England Shake, she has shown a wide range. She can be dark, gritty, angry, but just as easily she can produce work that is delicate and beautiful. She is not just one of the greatest female musicians, but simply one of the greatest musicians who's ever lived.
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60/100
From FieryGunHand 03/31/2013 23:58
A true female rock hero. Got the attitude, great lyricist and some darn fine tunes to boot. Let England Shake is a fine work. Still think there is more to come from her.
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90/100
From Parker Grice 04/28/2012 20:21
One of my favorite singers. She can completely transform her voice from one album to the next. My favorites are "To Bring You My Love" and "Is This Desire?."
...I'm not that big on "Stories" either.
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From dwils0891 03/23/2012 19:49
Great artist. One of the founders of girl grunge. She has two really good albums with Rid Of Me and Let England Shake. Stories From The City is way overrated. Stories From the City is one of her weaker efforts.
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