Best Albums of 1985

Listed below are the best albums of 1985 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 40,000 greatest album charts.

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1985 year summaryThe best artists of 1985 were Kate Bush, Tom Waits, Dire Straits, The Smiths, The Jesus And Mary Chain, The Cure, The Replacements, Tears For Fears, Marillion and New Order.
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1985
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81
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 17 of 100

Best Albums of 1985 composition

Country Albums %


United States 391 39%
United Kingdom 245 24%
Mixed Nationality 56 6%
Germany 38 4%
Australia 32 3%
Japan 22 2%
Canada 20 2%
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Best Albums of 1958
1. Lady In Satin by Billie Holiday
2. Somethin' Else by Cannonball Adderley
3. Buddy Holly by Buddy Holly
4. Little Girl Blue by Nina Simone
5. Frank Sinatra Sings For Only The Lonely by Frank Sinatra
6. Milestones by Miles Davis
7. Bo Diddley by Bo Diddley
8. Ascenseur Pour L'Échafaud by Miles Davis
9. Porgy And Bess by Miles Davis
10. Come Fly With Me by Frank Sinatra
11. The Atomic Mr. Basie by Count Basie And His Orchestra & Neal Hefti
12. Jerry Lee Lewis by Jerry Lee Lewis
13. One Dozen Berrys by Chuck Berry
14. The Everly Brothers by The Everly Brothers
15. Little Richard by Little Richard
16. Elvis' Golden Records by Elvis Presley
17. The Best Of Muddy Waters by Muddy Waters
18. King Creole by Elvis Presley
19. Misterioso by Thelonious Monk
20. Dance Mania by Tito Puente
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