Top-rated albums of the 1990s

Listed below are the top-rated albums of the 1990s 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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Year of Release:
1997
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Rank Score:
105,428
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1999
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Rank Score:
5,122
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Year of Release:
1998
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Rank Score:
55,050
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Year of Release:
1995
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45,339
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Year of Release:
1991
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Rank Score:
55,351
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Year of Release:
1991
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42,013
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Year of Release:
1996
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Rank Score:
5,876
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1999
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Rank Score:
22,903
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Year of Release:
1994
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Rank Score:
20,875
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1994
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12,279
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

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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3. Prince
4. The Cure
5. Talking Heads
6. U2
7. Metallica
8. The Stone Roses
9. R.E.M.
10. Sonic Youth
11. Kate Bush
12. Bruce Springsteen
13. Michael Jackson
14. Tom Waits
15. Joy Division
16. Prince And The Revolution
17. Iron Maiden
18. New Order
19. Rush
20. Talk Talk
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