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Top 100 Greatest Music Albums by pjerske (2017)  

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Top 20 favourite songs (songs that always give me goosebumps):

1. The Stranger Song - Leonard Cohen
2. Autopsy - Fairport Convention
3. 1983 (A Merman I Should Turn To Be) - Jimi Hendrix Experience
4. Dear Dr. Doom - 13th Floor Elevators
5. Dirt - The Stooges
6. Maggot Brain - Funkadelic
7. Venus In Furs - The Velvet Underground and Nico
8. Dark Was The Night (Cold Was The Ground) - Blind Willie Johnson
9. Crucifixion (Acoustic/Live Version) - Phil Ochs
10. I've Got A Secret (Didn't We Shake Sugaree) - Fred Neil
11. A Very Cellular Song - The Incredible String Band
12. Ana Na Ming - Salif Keita
13. Dambala - Exuma
14. On the Beach - Neil Young
15. My Favourite Things - John Coltrane
16. B.I.B.L.E (Basic Instructions Before Leaving Earth) - GZA feat. Killah Priest
17. Girl From the North Country - Bob Dylan
18. Soap Shop Rock: Burning Sister / Halluzination Guillotine / Gulp A Sonata / Flesh-coloured Anti-aircraft Alarm - Amon Düül II
19. I Saw The Light - Hank Williams
20. Lonely Woman - Ornette Coleman Trio

Top 20 favourite singers:

1. Hank Williams
2. Sandy Denny
3. Frank Sinatra
4. Marvin Gaye
5. James Brown
6. Márta Sebestyén
7. Salif Keita
8. Fred Neil
9. Billie Holiday
10. Mahmoud Ahmed
11. Blind Willie Johnson
12. H.R (Bad Brains)
13. Marika Papagika
14. Edith Piaf
15. George Jones
16. Johnny Cash
17. Chris Knox
18. Björk
19. Cat Power
20. Karen Dalton

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Songs Of Leonard CohenCanada Leonard Cohen
Albumrating: 10/10

Favourite tracks: The Stranger Song, So Long, Marianne, One Of Us Cannot Be Wrong, Master Song
(First added to chart: 09/02/2013)
Year of Release:1967Appears in:588 charts
Rank in 1967:8Rank Score:12,535
Rank in 1960s32Overall Rank:179
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (637 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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Dark Was The Night
Compilation
United States Blind Willie Johnson
Albumrating: 10/10

Favourite tracks: Dark Was The Night (Cold Was The Ground), Church, I'm Fully Saved Today, Let Your Light Shine On Me, If I Had My Way I'd Tear The Building Down
(First added to chart: 09/05/2013)
Year of Release:1998Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1998:204Rank Score:119
Rank in 1990s1,947Overall Rank:9,512
Average Rating:  79/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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The Hangman's Beautiful DaughterUnited Kingdom The Incredible String Band
Albumrating: 10/10

Favourite tracks: A Very Cellular Song, The Minotaur's Song, Three Is A Green Crown, Swift As The Wind
(First added to chart: 09/02/2013)
Year of Release:1968Appears in:96 charts
Rank in 1968:25Rank Score:1,419
Rank in 1960s131Overall Rank:1,346
Average Rating:  76/100 (113 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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The 5000 Spirits Or The Layers Of The OnionUnited Kingdom The Incredible String Band
Albumrating: 10/10

Favourite tracks: The Mad Hatter's Song, Painting Box, The Hedgehog's Song, My Name Is Death
(First added to chart: 09/02/2013)
Year of Release:1967Appears in:56 charts
Rank in 1967:40Rank Score:638
Rank in 1960s224Overall Rank:2,592
Average Rating:  77/100 (61 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Trout Mask ReplicaUnited States Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band
Albumrating: 10/10

Favourite tracks: Moonlight On Vermont, Steal Softly Thru Snow, Frownland, Sugar N' Spikes
(First added to chart: 09/02/2013)
Year of Release:1969Appears in:463 charts
Rank in 1969:8Rank Score:12,560
Rank in 1960s31Overall Rank:178
Average Rating:  75/100 (699 votes)
Comments: 120 comments
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Black DotsUnited States Bad Brains
Albumrating: 10/10

Favourite tracks: Supertouch/ Shitfit, Pay To Cum, Regulator, Banned In D.C
(First added to chart: 09/02/2013)
Year of Release:1996Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1996:169Rank Score:172
Rank in 1990s1,453Overall Rank:7,147
Average Rating:  74/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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The Basement TapesMixed Nationality Bob Dylan & The Band
Albumrating: 10/10

Favourite tracks: Open The Door, Homer, Goin' to Acapulco, Tears Of Rage, The Wheel's On Fire
(First added to chart: 09/02/2013)
Year of Release:1975Appears in:144 charts
Rank in 1975:13Rank Score:2,578
Rank in 1970s192Overall Rank:801
Average Rating:  80/100 (221 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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Ere Mela MelaEthiopia Mahmoud Ahmed
Albumrating: 10/10

Favourite tracks: Ohoho Gedama, Atawurulign Lela, Ere Mela Mela/Meche Neu, Sidetegnash Negn/Samiraye
(First added to chart: 10/23/2014)
Year of Release:1975Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1975:133Rank Score:138
Rank in 1970s1,348Overall Rank:8,455
Average Rating:  79/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Faust So FarGermany Faust
Albumrating: 10/10

Favourite tracks: No Harm, On the Way to Abamäe, It's a Rainy Day, Sunshine Girl, Picnic on a Frozen River
(First added to chart: 09/12/2013)
Year of Release:1972Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 1972:54Rank Score:553
Rank in 1970s563Overall Rank:2,898
Average Rating:  81/100 (55 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Hard Normal DaddyUnited Kingdom Squarepusher
Albumrating: 10/10

Favourite tracks: Papalon, Coopers World, Vic Acid, Beep Street
(First added to chart: 09/02/2013)
Year of Release:1997Appears in:31 charts
Rank in 1997:103Rank Score:271
Rank in 1990s1,007Overall Rank:5,035
Average Rating:  75/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Top 100 Greatest Music Albums composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 0 0%
1950s 6 6%
1960s 27 27%
1970s 35 35%
1980s 11 11%
1990s 14 14%
2000s 4 4%
2010s 3 3%
Artist Albums %


Johnny Cash 2 2%
The Incredible String Band 2 2%
Fairport Convention 2 2%
Faust 2 2%
Leonard Cohen 2 2%
John Coltrane 2 2%
Coil 1 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 49 49%
United Kingdom 16 16%
France 5 5%
Germany 5 5%
Brazil 4 4%
Canada 3 3%
Ethiopia 2 2%
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From zrommeke 02/18/2017 07:43
Great variety, very original, Leonard Cohen @ 1 and 2 albums from Belgium... great!!
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From platus 02/17/2017 17:46
Incredible chart.
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From louisjwyatt 06/30/2015 22:15
Awesome chart! It's a perfect mix of acoustic and electric, folk and otherwise. Nice job!
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From Leo 04/17/2015 10:58
Awesome choises from Africa ;)
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From paologabriel 03/27/2015 22:02
I'm positively wordless! I have no words to comment this chart. It's just ... wow!!!
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From hahol 02/21/2015 00:36
Sandy Denny og Fairport Convention langt opp på skalaen er jo bare en fornøyelse å se! Din smak for obskure og ukjente artister viser vel bare at kunstnersjelen er godt bevart! Jeg føler at du har en musikksans som virker langt mer moden enn min, selv om du er 27 år yngre! Stå på videre!
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From Martinborras 11/26/2014 22:12
Great chart! I may not like certain things, but the originality of your chart is just awesome, with so many albums of so many artists, from so many differents countrys. Really nice.
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From sssvnnn 10/30/2014 23:26
Brilliant chart.
Congratulations Pjerske: You know your stuff.
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From pa 10/22/2014 09:15
holy cow, this chart is brilliant!
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From Granny-Smith 01/20/2014 09:56
Nice Hip Hop choices
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