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Top 100 Greatest Music Albums by cromni (2019)

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Definitely a work in progress. I would call this chart Top 100 Favorite Music Albums instead of Top 100 Greatest Music Albums. That's why it's so fluid, and explains why I have 2 Built to Spill albums in my top 20, including one of their most obscure albums, instead of an all Beatles, Radiohead and Zeppelin top 10. These albums have had the most impact on my life, and I have little concern for critical consensus.

Chart updated: 03/09/2019 06:15 (Created: 01/25/2011 09:38). Chart size: 100 albums.

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RankAlbumArtist
1. (=)

Astral WeeksUnited Kingdom Van Morrison

(First added to chart: 01/24/2011)
Year of Release:1968Appears in:1,198 charts
Rank in 1968:2Rank Score:37,084
Rank in 1960s16Overall Rank:59
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,347 votes)
Comments: 105 comments
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34. (=)

Tiger BayUnited Kingdom Saint Etienne

(First added to chart: 02/06/2011)
Year of Release:1994Appears in:32 charts
Rank in 1994:121Rank Score:346
Rank in 1990s956Overall Rank:4,932
Average Rating:  74/100 (33 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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37. (=)

Rid Of MeUnited Kingdom PJ Harvey

(First added to chart: 09/16/2018)
Year of Release:1993Appears in:273 charts
Rank in 1993:14Rank Score:3,608
Rank in 1990s145Overall Rank:703
Average Rating:  79/100 (395 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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41. (=)

Rum Sodomy & The LashUnited Kingdom The Pogues

(First added to chart: 06/27/2012)
Year of Release:1985Appears in:283 charts
Rank in 1985:13Rank Score:3,406
Rank in 1980s117Overall Rank:743
Average Rating:  79/100 (280 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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50. (51) Up1

TuskUnited Kingdom Fleetwood Mac

(First added to chart: 06/27/2012)
Year of Release:1979Appears in:290 charts
Rank in 1979:10Rank Score:4,800
Rank in 1970s135Overall Rank:549
Average Rating:  77/100 (408 votes)
Comments: 26 comments
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54. (55) Up1

The Queen Is DeadUnited Kingdom The Smiths

(First added to chart: 01/25/2011)
Year of Release:1986Appears in:1,984 charts
Rank in 1986:1Rank Score:76,151
Rank in 1980s2Overall Rank:21
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,282 votes)
Comments: 214 comments
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65. (67) Up2

Ladies And Gentlemen We Are Floating In SpaceUnited Kingdom Spiritualized

(First added to chart: 01/30/2011)
Year of Release:1997Appears in:585 charts
Rank in 1997:5Rank Score:12,658
Rank in 1990s48Overall Rank:219
Average Rating:  83/100 (737 votes)
Comments: 55 comments
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73. (75) Up2

OK ComputerUnited Kingdom Radiohead

(First added to chart: 06/27/2012)
Year of Release:1997Appears in:3,679 charts
Rank in 1997:1Rank Score:196,061
Rank in 1990s1Overall Rank:1
Average Rating: Top rated 92/100 (4,505 votes)
Comments: 727 comments
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76. (78) Up2

ChromeUnited Kingdom Catherine Wheel

(First added to chart: 06/15/2015)
Year of Release:1993Appears in:80 charts
Rank in 1993:40Rank Score:1,058
Rank in 1990s420Overall Rank:2,062
Average Rating:  78/100 (87 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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82. (84) Up2

Strangeways, Here We ComeUnited Kingdom The Smiths

(First added to chart: 01/24/2011)
Year of Release:1987Appears in:578 charts
Rank in 1987:4Rank Score:11,318
Rank in 1980s32Overall Rank:250
Average Rating:  81/100 (861 votes)
Comments: 54 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 14 14%
1980s 9 9%
1990s 44 44%
2000s 16 16%
2010s 5 5%
Artist Albums %


Built To Spill 5 5%
Yo La Tengo 4 4%
Bob Dylan 3 3%
Fugazi 3 3%
Neil Young 3 3%
The Jimi Hendrix Experience 2 2%
The Breeders 2 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 73 73%
United Kingdom 13 13%
Canada 6 6%
Mixed Nationality 4 4%
Sweden 2 2%
Iceland 2 2%

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87/100 (from 56 votes)
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I really like this chart, so so many great picks especially the hip hop choices. If I had to critique (only if I had to!) I'd say there's a little too great a slant towards the 90s but honestly I'm nit-picking. Some notes would be a great addition!!
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What Bobby said. My mate loves built to spill, not sure why I've not checked them out
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Very cool.
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On the Beach in an appropriate place. Same can be said for The Black Saint, I just love that record. The Good Son's also my favourite Cave. So different chart from mine and yet so good. And 2 Calexico albums!
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I like the cut of your jib.
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I especially like your love of Built to Spill and understand why it had such a big effect on you in the past
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Good chart
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YES!!!
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We don't have much in common but the fact that you topped 10 "On the Beach" makes me have respect for your chart ;)
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I got the BTS album when they released it on Record Store Day. Plus i love the Tom Waits. Great Chart!
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