Top-rated albums of 1987

Listed below are the top-rated albums of 1987 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:
1987
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Rank Score:
3,246
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Year of Release:
1987
Appears in:
Rank Score:
3,254
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Year of Release:
1987
Appears in:
Rank Score:
6,632
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Year of Release:
1987
Appears in:
Rank Score:
25,230
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Year of Release:
1987
Appears in:
Rank Score:
941
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Year of Release:
1987
Appears in:
Rank Score:
7,520
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Year of Release:
1987
Appears in:
Rank Score:
9,365
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Year of Release:
1987
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Rank Score:
1,499
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Year of Release:
1987
Appears in:
Rank Score:
3,781
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Year of Release:
1987
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5,088
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Total albums: 303. Page 1 of 31

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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