Best Albums of 1988

Listed below are the best albums of 1988 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

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1988 year summaryThe best artists of 1988 were Sonic Youth, Pixies, Talk Talk, Public Enemy, Metallica, My Bloody Valentine, Tracy Chapman, N.W.A, R.E.M. and Jane's Addiction.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of 1988 composition

Country Albums %


United States 429 43%
United Kingdom 233 23%
Mixed Nationality 47 5%
Germany 42 4%
Canada 32 3%
Australia 27 3%
France 25 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 902 90%
Yes 100 10%
Live? Albums %
No 980 98%
Yes 22 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 997 100%
Yes 5 0%
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