Best Albums of 1987

Listed below are the best albums of 1987 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 40,000 greatest album charts.

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1987 year summaryThe best artists of 1987 were U2, Guns N' Roses, The Smiths, Prince, Dinosaur Jr., R.E.M., Michael Jackson, Sonic Youth, Def Leppard and Depeche Mode.
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1987
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3,504
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1987
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3,410
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1987
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3,227
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1987
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2,345
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1987
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2,129
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1987
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2,089
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1987
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1,983
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1987
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1,951
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1987
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1,754
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1987
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1,712
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 2 of 100

Best Albums of 1987 composition

Country Albums %


United States 410 41%
United Kingdom 225 23%
Mixed Nationality 53 5%
Australia 33 3%
Germany 33 3%
Canada 26 3%
France 21 2%
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