Top-rated albums of 1982

Listed below are the top-rated albums of 1982 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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1982
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278
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1982
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18,084
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1982
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1,016
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1982
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242
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1982
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477
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1982
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1,124
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1982
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6,415
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1982
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6,740
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1982
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6,090
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241
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Total albums: 439. Page 1 of 44

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).

Best Albums of 1983
1. Murmur by R.E.M.
2. Violent Femmes by Violent Femmes
3. Power, Corruption & Lies by New Order
4. Synchronicity by The Police
5. War by U2
6. Speaking In Tongues by Talking Heads
7. Swordfishtrombones by Tom Waits
8. Kill 'Em All by Metallica
9. Let's Dance by David Bowie
10. The Final Cut by Pink Floyd
11. Script Of The Bridge by The Chameleons
12. Clics Modernos by Charly García
13. Pyromania by Def Leppard
14. Script For A Jester's Tear by Marillion
15. Soul Mining by The The
16. Holy Diver by Dio
17. Texas Flood by Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble
18. Piece Of Mind by Iron Maiden
19. Eliminator by ZZ Top
20. The Hurting by Tears For Fears
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