Top 100 Greatest Music Albums by badger (2019) Unknown

This chart reflects the albums I have the most personal attachment to, whether or not they are bona fide masterpieces, others on this list are there simply because they are amazing.

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[First added to this chart: 09/05/2017]
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2004
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344
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[First added to this chart: 08/27/2017]
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1972
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[First added to this chart: 12/10/2012]
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1980
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[First added to this chart: 09/03/2019]
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1971
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5,047
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[First added to this chart: 09/03/2017]
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2014
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2,293
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[First added to this chart: 08/27/2017]
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1994
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6,661
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[First added to this chart: 08/28/2017]
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1976
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5,038
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[First added to this chart: 09/05/2017]
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1970
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9,772
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I think during the period where I was listening to Revolver a lot I was also eating a lot of treacle tart because listening to it always gives me a faint taste of treacle tart. The other thing is Columbo, as a kid I would watch Columbo every Sunday morning after coming home from swimming lessons and I would snack on garlic bread. Columbo tastes like garlic bread. I always thought 'Columbo Tastes Like Garlic Bread' would be a good name for a Flaming Lips song or something.

Anyway, Strawberry Jam doesn't taste of strawberry jam (to me anyway). But it does sound like strawberry jam. The textures are thick and intricate, somehow warm, fluid and metallic at the same time underneath a fuzzy coating. Digging deeper into the songs uncovers some brilliant songwriting with playful, almost childlike melody at its core. This album kinda sounds like tasting a cheap birthday cake someone put in a goody bag for you after their fancy dress birthday party when you were 8 years old, it has a sickly quality which is somehow also moreish.
[First added to this chart: 09/03/2017]
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2007
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6,215
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[First added to this chart: 09/04/2019]
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2018
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1,903
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Total albums: 100. Page 9 of 10

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Top 100 Greatest Music Albums composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 0 0%
1950s 0 0%
1960s 16 16%
1970s 20 20%
1980s 10 10%
1990s 17 17%
2000s 14 14%
2010s 23 23%
Artist Albums %


Radiohead 4 4%
The Beatles 3 3%
Swans 2 2%
The Smiths 2 2%
Pixies 2 2%
Can 2 2%
Talk Talk 2 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 52 52%
United Kingdom 29 29%
Canada 5 5%
Mixed Nationality 4 4%
Germany 2 2%
Sweden 1 1%
New Zealand 1 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 98 98%
Yes 2 2%

Top 100 Greatest Music Albums chart changes

Biggest climbers
climbers Up 19 from 100th to 81st
Future Perfect
by Autolux
climbers Up 17 from 37th to 20th
Street Halo / Kindred
by Burial
climbers Up 16 from 46th to 30th
The Lonesome Crowded West
by Modest Mouse
Biggest fallers
fallers Down 38 from 49th to 87th
The Modern Lovers
by The Modern Lovers
fallers Down 35 from 40th to 75th
Illmatic
by Nas
fallers Down 22 from 75th to 97th
The Infamous...
by Mobb Deep

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89/100 (from 37 votes)
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From 05/22/2020 11:46
very good chart, we share some favorites. i don't usually say this but i think you find a lot of stuff you might like on my chart. interested to see how this one grows over time! i imagine it'll be worthy of a 100 in a year or two as you discover and explore more
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From 09/05/2019 06:58
Very good chart indeed
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From 09/01/2017 01:58
Interesting, and I like your reviews!
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From 08/30/2013 03:37
Awesome, awesome chart. Kudos, sir.
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From 08/29/2013 08:41
Eccellente!
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From 06/08/2013 02:56
Wow, Fabulous chart
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From 02/07/2013 07:14
Cool chart :)
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From 02/07/2013 02:49
Intriguing.
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From 02/06/2013 21:49
man i really love this chart...i didnt give it enough love before so im upgrading your rating!
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From 02/06/2013 18:37
Nice... enough variety to make it interesting.
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Recognised  Decade Charts (2010s)
1. 100 Best Albums of the 2010s by Rolling Stone (2019)
2. 100 Best Albums of the 2010s: Staff Picks by Billboard (2019)
3. All The Best Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked by Uproxx (2019)
4. Top 100 Albums of the Decade by Crack Magazine (2019)
5. The Needle Drop's Top Albums Of The 2010s by The Needle Drop (2019)
6. Tiny Mix Tapes 2010s: Favorite 100 Music Releases of the Decade by Tiny Mix Tapes (2019)
7. The A.V. Club's 50 best albums of the 2010s by The A.V. Club (2019)
8. Top 50 Albums of the 2010s by The Wild Honey Pie (2019)
9. NME's Greatest Albums of The Decade: The 2010s by New Music Express (2019)
10. Gorilla vs. Bear’s Albums of the Decade | 2010-2019 by Gorilla vs. Bear (2019)
11. The 50 best albums of the decade – 2010 to 2019 by Independent (2019)
12. The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s by Stereogum (2019)
13. Top 100 Albums of the 2010s by Consequence of Sound (2019)
14. The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s by Paste (2019)
15. StuBru albums of 2010s by StuBru (2017)
16. The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s by Pitchfork (2019)
17. 100 greatest albums of the 2010s by cleveland.com (2019)
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