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Top-rated albums of 1983

Listed below are the top-rated albums of 1983 as rated by BestEverAlbums.com members!
(To qualify for this chart, an album must have had at least 10 member ratings.)

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1.

MurmurUnited States R.E.M.
Year of Release:1983Appears in:858 charts
Rank in 1983:1Rank Score:18,633
Rank in 1980s18Overall Rank:141
Average Rating:  83/100 (1,067 votes)
Comments: 77 comments
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2.

Violent FemmesUnited States Violent Femmes
Year of Release:1983Appears in:689 charts
Rank in 1983:2Rank Score:13,426
Rank in 1980s26Overall Rank:204
Average Rating:  82/100 (747 votes)
Comments: 59 comments
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3.

SwordfishtrombonesUnited States Tom Waits
Year of Release:1983Appears in:458 charts
Rank in 1983:6Rank Score:6,954
Rank in 1980s49Overall Rank:385
Average Rating:  82/100 (560 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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4.

Power, Corruption And LiesUnited Kingdom New Order
Year of Release:1983Appears in:546 charts
Rank in 1983:4Rank Score:9,168
Rank in 1980s40Overall Rank:310
Average Rating:  81/100 (663 votes)
Comments: 39 comments
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5.

Apollo: Atmospheres And SoundtracksUnited Kingdom Brian Eno
Year of Release:1983Appears in:128 charts
Rank in 1983:26Rank Score:1,230
Rank in 1980s286Overall Rank:1,792
Average Rating:  80/100 (162 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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6.

Speaking In TonguesUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1983Appears in:355 charts
Rank in 1983:8Rank Score:4,780
Rank in 1980s79Overall Rank:545
Average Rating:  80/100 (493 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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7.

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United Kingdom The Jam
Year of Release:1983Appears in:39 charts
Rank in 1983:46Rank Score:594
Rank in 1980s500Overall Rank:3,177
Average Rating:  80/100 (81 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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8.

Script Of The BridgeUnited Kingdom The Chameleons
Year of Release:1983Appears in:181 charts
Rank in 1983:12Rank Score:2,990
Rank in 1980s129Overall Rank:840
Average Rating:  79/100 (206 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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9.

Piece Of MindUnited Kingdom Iron Maiden
Year of Release:1983Appears in:192 charts
Rank in 1983:17Rank Score:2,258
Rank in 1980s170Overall Rank:1,084
Average Rating:  79/100 (350 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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10.

Texas FloodUnited States Stevie Ray Vaughan And Double Trouble
Year of Release:1983Appears in:214 charts
Rank in 1983:13Rank Score:2,640
Rank in 1980s139Overall Rank:935
Average Rating:  79/100 (250 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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The average rating is a Bayesian average, calculated as follows:
Average Rating = (n ÷ (n + m)) × av + (m ÷ (n + m)) × AV

where:
av = mean average rating an album has currently received.
n = number of ratings an album has currently received.
m = minimum number of ratings required for an album to appear in the 'top-rated' chart (currently 10).
AV = the site mean average rating for an album (currently 73/100).

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