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NME Albums Of The Year 1979 by New Music Express (1979)

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Fear Of MusicUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1979Appears in:611 charts
Rank in 1979:4Rank Score:9,895
Rank in 1970s76Overall Rank:286
Average Rating:  83/100 (810 votes)
Comments: 34 comments
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Metal BoxUnited Kingdom Public Image Ltd.
Year of Release:1979Appears in:301 charts
Rank in 1979:11Rank Score:4,238
Rank in 1970s147Overall Rank:610
Average Rating:  78/100 (318 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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Unknown PleasuresUnited Kingdom Joy Division
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,543 charts
Rank in 1979:3Rank Score:50,400
Rank in 1970s10Overall Rank:34
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,836 votes)
Comments: 155 comments
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Setting SonsUnited Kingdom The Jam
Year of Release:1979Appears in:193 charts
Rank in 1979:18Rank Score:2,951
Rank in 1970s205Overall Rank:858
Average Rating:  79/100 (258 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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Entertainment!United Kingdom Gang Of Four
Year of Release:1979Appears in:494 charts
Rank in 1979:5Rank Score:9,373
Rank in 1970s82Overall Rank:309
Average Rating:  81/100 (573 votes)
Comments: 33 comments
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Armed ForcesUnited Kingdom Elvis Costello & The Attractions
Year of Release:1979Appears in:255 charts
Rank in 1979:15Rank Score:3,515
Rank in 1970s172Overall Rank:726
Average Rating:  80/100 (340 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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Do It YourselfUnited Kingdom Ian Dury and the Blockheads
Year of Release:1979Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 1979:242Rank Score:65
Rank in 1970s2,501Overall Rank:18,877
Average Rating:  75/100 (23 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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London CallingUnited Kingdom The Clash
Year of Release:1979Appears in:2,304 charts
Rank in 1979:1Rank Score:95,116
Rank in 1970s5Overall Rank:16
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (2,600 votes)
Comments: 219 comments
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Squeezing Out SparksUnited Kingdom Graham Parker
Year of Release:1979Appears in:76 charts
Rank in 1979:58Rank Score:650
Rank in 1970s569Overall Rank:2,991
Average Rating:  76/100 (85 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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SpecialsUnited Kingdom The Specials
Year of Release:1979Appears in:289 charts
Rank in 1979:12Rank Score:3,978
Rank in 1970s155Overall Rank:651
Average Rating:  79/100 (356 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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NME Albums Of The Year 1979 composition

Artist Albums %


The Human League 1 3%
Ian Dury and the Blockheads 1 3%
Wire 1 3%
Popol Vuh 1 3%
David Bowie 1 3%
The Clash 1 3%
Dave Edmunds 1 3%
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Country Albums %


United Kingdom 24 60%
United States 11 28%
Germany 2 5%
Jamaica 2 5%
Canada 1 3%

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