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Top 50 Music Albums of the 1980s by Altsoul (2018)

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Chart updated: 01/26/2018 02:45 (Created: 04/10/2013 09:18). Chart size: 50 albums.

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Daydream NationUnited States Sonic Youth

(First added to chart: 04/27/2013)
Year of Release:1988Appears in:1,259 charts
Rank in 1988:1Rank Score:38,127
Rank in 1980s7Overall Rank:56
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,487 votes)
Comments: 122 comments
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Over The EdgeUnited States Wipers

(First added to chart: 04/27/2013)
Year of Release:1983Appears in:73 charts
Rank in 1983:37Rank Score:791
Rank in 1980s412Overall Rank:2,580
Average Rating:  77/100 (77 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Zen ArcadeUnited States Hüsker Dü

(First added to chart: 04/27/2013)
Year of Release:1984Appears in:369 charts
Rank in 1984:12Rank Score:5,959
Rank in 1980s63Overall Rank:455
Average Rating:  79/100 (460 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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OktubreArgentina Patricio Rey y sus Redonditos de Ricota

(First added to chart: 04/27/2013)
Year of Release:1986Appears in:31 charts
Rank in 1986:51Rank Score:590
Rank in 1980s513Overall Rank:3,234
Average Rating:  76/100 (43 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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The Queen Is DeadUnited Kingdom The Smiths

(First added to chart: 04/27/2013)
Year of Release:1986Appears in:1,986 charts
Rank in 1986:1Rank Score:76,284
Rank in 1980s2Overall Rank:20
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,311 votes)
Comments: 215 comments
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MurmurUnited States R.E.M.

(First added to chart: 04/27/2013)
Year of Release:1983Appears in:871 charts
Rank in 1983:1Rank Score:18,799
Rank in 1980s18Overall Rank:142
Average Rating:  83/100 (1,091 votes)
Comments: 79 comments
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Divididos Por La FelicidadArgentina Sumo

(First added to chart: 04/27/2013)
Year of Release:1985Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1985:72Rank Score:309
Rank in 1980s837Overall Rank:5,444
Average Rating:  74/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Surfer RosaUnited States Pixies

(First added to chart: 04/27/2013)
Year of Release:1988Appears in:1,051 charts
Rank in 1988:2Rank Score:27,666
Rank in 1980s11Overall Rank:87
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,512 votes)
Comments: 93 comments
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TimUnited States The Replacements

(First added to chart: 04/27/2013)
Year of Release:1985Appears in:359 charts
Rank in 1985:7Rank Score:5,706
Rank in 1980s65Overall Rank:470
Average Rating:  81/100 (427 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
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Don Cornelio Y La ZonaArgentina Don Cornelio Y La Zona

(First added to chart: 04/27/2013)
Year of Release:1987Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1987:272Rank Score:60
Rank in 1980s2,775Overall Rank:19,910
Average Rating:  72/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Top 50 Music Albums of the 1980s composition

Year Albums %


1980 3 6%
1981 4 8%
1982 2 4%
1983 4 8%
1984 3 6%
1985 9 18%
1986 6 12%
1987 6 12%
1988 7 14%
1989 6 12%
Artist Albums %


Sonic Youth 4 8%
The Smiths 4 8%
Wipers 3 6%
Patricio Rey y sus Redonditos de Ricota 3 6%
Sumo 3 6%
Mission Of Burma 2 4%
My Bloody Valentine 2 4%
Show all
Country Albums %


United States 28 56%
United Kingdom 9 18%
Argentina 9 18%
Russia 2 4%
Ireland 2 4%

Top 50 Music Albums of the 1980s chart changes

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fallers Down 3 from 33rd to 36th
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fallers Down 2 from 29th to 31st
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