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Top 100 Greatest Music Albums by Freddie55 (2016)  

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My 100 favourite albums limited to only four selections from any one artist.
The list does not include classical, opera, jazz and stage musicals.

Chart updated: 01/22/2016 16:45 (Created: 10/09/2009 20:39). Chart size: 100 albums.

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RankAlbumArtist
1. (=)

The Dark Side Of The MoonUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd

(First added to chart: 11/12/2009)
Year of Release:1973Appears in:2,797 charts
Rank in 1973:1Rank Score:150,642
Rank in 1970s1Overall Rank:2
Average Rating: Top rated 92/100 (3,397 votes)
Comments: 385 comments
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2. (=)

The Beatles (The White Album)United Kingdom The Beatles

(First added to chart: 11/12/2009)
Year of Release:1968Appears in:1,953 charts
Rank in 1968:1Rank Score:90,197
Rank in 1960s5Overall Rank:11
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,480 votes)
Comments: 224 comments
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3. (32) Up29

BlackstarUnited Kingdom David Bowie

(First added to chart: 01/22/2016)
Year of Release:2016Appears in:501 charts
Rank in 2016:2Rank Score:4,931
Rank in 2010s36Overall Rank:445
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (802 votes)
Comments: 85 comments
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4. (3) Down1

Led Zeppelin IVUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin

(First added to chart: 11/12/2009)
Year of Release:1971Appears in:2,074 charts
Rank in 1971:1Rank Score:92,584
Rank in 1970s2Overall Rank:9
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (2,637 votes)
Comments: 206 comments
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5. (=)

CloserUnited Kingdom Joy Division

(First added to chart: 11/12/2009)
Year of Release:1980Appears in:924 charts
Rank in 1980:2Rank Score:28,603
Rank in 1980s8Overall Rank:63
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,212 votes)
Comments: 77 comments
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6. (4) Down2

DoolittleUnited States Pixies

(First added to chart: 12/10/2009)
Year of Release:1989Appears in:1,689 charts
Rank in 1989:1Rank Score:70,373
Rank in 1980s1Overall Rank:19
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,882 votes)
Comments: 197 comments
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7. (6) Down1

FuneralCanada Arcade Fire

(First added to chart: 11/12/2009)
Year of Release:2004Appears in:2,005 charts
Rank in 2004:1Rank Score:92,996
Rank in 2000s2Overall Rank:7
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,427 votes)
Comments: 289 comments
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8. (9) Up1

Freak Out!United States The Mothers of Invention

(First added to chart: 11/12/2009)
Year of Release:1966Appears in:296 charts
Rank in 1966:5Rank Score:4,367
Rank in 1960s60Overall Rank:499
Average Rating:  81/100 (435 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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9. (15) Up6

Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who

(First added to chart: 11/12/2009)
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,459 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:52,608
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,730 votes)
Comments: 138 comments
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10. (8) Down2

The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From MarsUnited Kingdom David Bowie

(First added to chart: 11/12/2009)
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1,881 charts
Rank in 1972:1Rank Score:77,588
Rank in 1970s5Overall Rank:17
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (2,127 votes)
Comments: 194 comments
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Top 100 Greatest Music Albums composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 0 0%
1950s 0 0%
1960s 12 12%
1970s 18 18%
1980s 22 22%
1990s 21 21%
2000s 20 20%
2010s 7 7%
Artist Albums %


David Bowie 3 3%
Led Zeppelin 2 2%
Pavement 2 2%
The Cure 2 2%
Joy Division 2 2%
Pixies 2 2%
Manic Street Preachers 2 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 43 43%
United Kingdom 41 41%
Canada 9 9%
Australia 4 4%
Ireland 2 2%
Jamaica 1 1%

Top 100 Greatest Music Albums chart changes

Biggest climbers
climbers Up 29 from 32nd to 3rd
Blackstar
by David Bowie
climbers Up 10 from 31st to 21st
The Next Day
by David Bowie
climbers Up 6 from 15th to 9th
Who's Next
by The Who
Biggest fallers
fallers Down 9 from 14th to 23rd
In The Aeroplane Over The Sea
by Neutral Milk Hotel
fallers Down 4 from 7th to 11th
Kid A
by Radiohead
fallers Down 4 from 20th to 24th
OK Computer
by Radiohead

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Top 100 Greatest Music Albums ratings

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87/100 (from 151 votes)
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From YikYak 01/12/2017 01:11
Great list!
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From louisjwyatt 01/11/2017 23:20
Love this chart. Not only for the fact that you have Blackstar in the top 10, but also because you have an interesting little bell curve across the decades from the 60s to the 2010s. I'd be interested to see what this chart would look like had you included jazz.
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From vancevisuals 01/11/2017 20:48
liked the list
purchaced Blackstar but haven't listened to it yet
I need to do that
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From zrommeke 01/11/2017 16:01
Many classics!
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From jhuik 09/16/2016 10:28
Yo Toronto! Your chart is legit.
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From StreetSpirit 03/29/2016 01:11
Some similarities, some differences. But I respect our differences.
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From LedZep 03/28/2016 12:13
Excellent! Although I think Blackstar is just temporarily number 3, it sure isn't the best Bowie album? Great, but not the best
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From LordMark 03/28/2016 11:34
21 albums in common.
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From Davy 03/28/2016 08:55
Blackstar at 3 :D Wow :D
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From exileonthehell 03/25/2016 22:25
Great chart
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