Top 100 Greatest Music Albums by thereckoner (2019)

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  • Chart updated: 03/21/2019 12:45
  • (Created: 07/24/2013 18:02).
  • Chart size: 100 albums.

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Best tracks: Only Love Can Break Your Heart; After the Goldrush; Southern Man

"I was thinking about what a
Friend had said
I was hoping it was a lie."(First added to this chart: 07/25/2013)
Year of Release:
1970
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Rank Score:
29,274
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Best tracks: Chicago; John Wayne Gacy Jr.; Come on! Feel the Illinoise!; The Predatory Wasp Of The Palisades Is Out To Get Us

"I can't explain
The state that I'm in
The state of my heart
He was my best friend"(First added to this chart: 07/25/2013)
Year of Release:
2005
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Rank Score:
39,389
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Best tracks: Ziggy Stardust; Starman; Rock 'n' Roll Suicide

"Oh no love! You're not alone
No matter what, or who you've been."(First added to this chart: 07/25/2013)
Year of Release:
1972
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Rank Score:
97,085
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Best Tracks: In My Life; Norwegian Wood; Wait; Nowhere Man

"It's been a long time,
Now I'm coming back home
I've been away now
Oh, how I've been alone."(First added to this chart: 08/28/2013)
Year of Release:
1965
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Rank Score:
72,963
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Best tracks: Once in a Lifetime; Listening Wind; Born Under Punches

"Mojique holds a package in his quivering hands
Mojique sends the package to the American man"(First added to this chart: 07/26/2013)
Year of Release:
1980
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Rank Score:
48,046
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Best tracks: Holland, 1945; Two-headed Boy Pt. 1; King of Carrot Flowers Pt. 1; In the Aeroplane over the Sea; Two-headed Boy Pt. 2

"Now she's a little boy in Spain
Playing pianos filled with flames"(First added to this chart: 07/24/2013)
Year of Release:
1998
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Rank Score:
90,945
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Best tracks: Blue Eyes; Kaputt; Suicide Demo For Kara Walker; Chinatown

"Wasting your days chasing some girls,
Alright, chasing cocaine
Through the back rooms of the world all night"(First added to this chart: 01/08/2019)
Year of Release:
2011
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Rank Score:
4,477
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Best tracks: Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels); Rebellion (Lies); In The Backseat; Neighborhood #3 (Power Out)

"You change all the lead
Sleeping in my head
To gold."(First added to this chart: 07/24/2013)
Year of Release:
2004
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106,387
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Best Tracks: Nude; Reckoner; Jigsaw Falling Into Place; Weird Fishes/Arpeggi

"You used to be alright.
What happened?"(First added to this chart: 07/24/2013)
Year of Release:
2007
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105,495
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Best tracks: Jesus, etc.; I Am Trying To Break Your Heart; I'm The Man Who Loves You

"And it makes no difference to me,
How they cried all over overseas
Now it's hot,
In the poor places tonight
I'm not going outside."(First added to this chart: 07/26/2013)
Year of Release:
2002
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Rank Score:
42,343
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Total albums: 100. Page 1 of 10

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Top 100 Greatest Music Albums composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 0 0%
1950s 0 0%
1960s 14 14%
1970s 21 21%
1980s 8 8%
1990s 16 16%
2000s 29 29%
2010s 12 12%
Artist Albums %


Radiohead 4 4%
The Beatles 4 4%
Arcade Fire 3 3%
Wilco 3 3%
Neil Young 3 3%
Sufjan Stevens 3 3%
Animal Collective 2 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 53 53%
United Kingdom 26 26%
Canada 11 11%
Iceland 3 3%
Ireland 3 3%
Australia 2 2%
Nigeria 1 1%
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Top 100 Greatest Music Albums chart changes

Biggest climbers
climbers Up 12 from 82nd to 70th
Vespertine
by Björk
climbers Up 1 from 100th to 99th
More Than Any Other Day
by Ought
climbers Up 1 from 99th to 98th
Loveless
by My Bloody Valentine
Biggest fallers
fallers Down 8 from 72nd to 80th
The Bends
by Radiohead
fallers Down 1 from 70th to 71st
Congratulations
by MGMT
fallers Down 1 from 71st to 72nd
The Moon & Antarctica
by Modest Mouse

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From sidneyfranklyn 11/30/2018 16:05
Really nice chart, love all the lyrics too!
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95/100
From Julelios 11/30/2018 09:09
Wilco !!!!
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85/100
From Ulf 04/15/2018 09:28
Very interesting chart with plenty of diversity
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100/100
From Lgk21 01/11/2018 23:58
Excellent. I've heard nearly every album on here and all of them are great. We have 27 in common.
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From xXhermitXx 01/11/2018 23:07
Great chart, Have alot of common and some new stuff. Thanks for showing me Waterboys and Okkervil River
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From bobbyb5 01/11/2018 16:48
Very cool, even though I never heard half of them. But they LOOK cool. HA HA
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From Stover75 01/11/2018 09:12
Great to see Fisherman's Blues and Loaded
Good chart!
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From EcethZig3010 05/29/2017 22:43
pretty great chart
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From stangetzaway 02/02/2017 08:23
Great diverse chart. Happy to see This Year's Model and Speaking in Tongues in the top 50.
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From sonofawe 02/02/2017 02:00
Fantastic chart. I see a lot of artists that I'm a huge fan of on here, and a lot more that I should listen to more of. Well done!
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