Top 100 Greatest Music Albums by CharlieBarley (2022)
Welcome one, welcome all. These are some of my favourite albums of all time. Each album means something to me, even the relatively new ones. Just over half of them I discovered in the period of the early 1990s when I was aged 15-20, although not all of those albums are 90's albums. That was when I got into music in a big way, as many teenagers do. Then current music and many classic albums. And my personal discovery of music is ongoing. For me, music is a form of connection with something greater, of solace, of self-expression and a way of channelling feelings. There are many memories here. And new ones are still being created. I have tried to make this chart represent periods from many different stages in my life also. It is subject to change as I remember other albums I like or as I discover new, or even older albums. Enjoy!
- Chart updated: 07/19/2022 21:45
- (Created: 08/06/2016 19:37).
- Chart size: 100 albums.
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Thank you Schribes
Great chart. Great read!
Good to know I am not alone.
I will look at your chart as soon as I got a spare moment
Super chart and nice write ups too - in fact i probably own 70% of these albums myself and rate them all high as well. We have many similar tastes it seems.
Yes Travis are great. I love that album. Brings back memories. I saw Travis play at Bournemouth beach a few years ago. They were terrific. Spiritualized are great too. I am going to head over and look at your chart now mate.
I really like your chart and loved your comments - shows where the chart comes from and why stuff is in there. I know most of the albums or atleast the artists and have great respect for many of them. Big respect for The Man Who - caught them play it live at 20th anniversary; and I initially had Under A Blood Red Sky in my top 100 until I pulled out live albums; and finally - only just listened to Spiritualized in the last few months and fired into my chart.
Love the variety in your list.
Jazz is not my fave genre of music but I do listen to as much as I can, and it is gradually growing on me more and more. Some artists I like more than others.
The Chet Baker album is amazing. I had it at number one for a short while. I need to listen to more by him, especially his instrumental stuff.
Yardbirds and Buddy Guy are pretty new discoveries for me.
I do listen to new albums and albums from the last 20 years but I can't help being drawn to the old school stuff. I regard the 1950s through to the 1990s as a golden age of music. But I try and stay open-minded. There's a load of good modern music too.
Thanks for your comments
Great old-school chart!
I see Chet Baker almost on top, but i would suggest you to indulge more on the jazz side of things, it can be very rewarding.
Also, lots of good blues rock bands on here that I had forgotten, just like the Yardbirds or Buddy Guy. I will revisit some of these records.
Every little description goes a long way, it was very interesting to read all of those.
Have a nice day!
thanks for your opinion mate
variety is the spice of life they say and we can't all like the same things
I love The Beatles but, just before your comment, I took them off the number one spot as I like the Springsteen album best at the minute.
I like a lot of kraftwerk and depeche mode albums but not as much as other artists, although I nearly added Songs of Faith and Devotion cuz I like it a lot
NIN don't really do it for me most of the time
with the exception of their first album - that's great and in my 80's chart
anyway no hard feelings
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