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Best Albums of the 1990s

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Listed below are the greatest albums of the 1990s as calculated from their overall rankings in over 38,000 greatest album charts.

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YearAlbums   The number of albums from each year featuring in the greatest album charts. Score   Total rank score for each year (made up of the total rank score from all albums in that year) Top Ranked Album   The top ranked album from each year and where it ranks in the overall chart.
19902,052185,407 Violator (131st)
by Depeche Mode
19912,078480,380 Nevermind (10th)
by Nirvana
19922,172280,115 Automatic For The People (58th)
by R.E.M.
19932,223302,833 In Utero (53rd)
by Nirvana
19942,383492,501 Grace (50th)
by Jeff Buckley
19952,458372,298 The Bends (18th)
by Radiohead
19962,651304,886 Pinkerton (100th)
by Weezer
19972,674479,333 OK Computer (1st)
by Radiohead
19982,651326,911 In The Aeroplane Over The Sea (17th)
by Neutral Milk Hotel
19992,896297,090 Ágætis Byrjun (65th)
by Sigur Rós
Total24,2383,521,754

The best artists of the 1990s were Radiohead, Nirvana, Neutral Milk Hotel, Oasis, The Smashing Pumpkins, Pearl Jam, My Bloody Valentine, Weezer, R.E.M. and Jeff Buckley.
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RankAlbumArtist
4.

The BendsUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:1995Appears in:2,282 charts
Rank in 1995:1Rank Score:85,882
Rank in 1990s4Overall Rank:18
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (3,217 votes)
Comments: 274 comments
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7.

(What's The Story) Morning Glory?United Kingdom Oasis
Year of Release:1995Appears in:1,421 charts
Rank in 1995:2Rank Score:43,790
Rank in 1990s7Overall Rank:43
Average Rating:  81/100 (2,042 votes)
Comments: 192 comments
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14.

Mellon Collie And The Infinite SadnessUnited States The Smashing Pumpkins
Year of Release:1995Appears in:1,197 charts
Rank in 1995:3Rank Score:31,624
Rank in 1990s14Overall Rank:75
Average Rating:  83/100 (1,481 votes)
Comments: 138 comments
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40.

Different ClassUnited Kingdom Pulp
Year of Release:1995Appears in:694 charts
Rank in 1995:4Rank Score:15,792
Rank in 1990s40Overall Rank:173
Average Rating:  81/100 (819 votes)
Comments: 49 comments
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57.

PostIceland Björk
Year of Release:1995Appears in:580 charts
Rank in 1995:5Rank Score:9,620
Rank in 1990s57Overall Rank:294
Average Rating:  82/100 (808 votes)
Comments: 37 comments
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62.

Jagged Little PillCanada Alanis Morissette
Year of Release:1995Appears in:531 charts
Rank in 1995:6Rank Score:9,062
Rank in 1990s62Overall Rank:318
Average Rating:  76/100 (801 votes)
Comments: 63 comments
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67.

Liquid SwordsUnited States GZA
Year of Release:1995Appears in:414 charts
Rank in 1995:7Rank Score:7,886
Rank in 1990s67Overall Rank:357
Average Rating:  84/100 (459 votes)
Comments: 42 comments
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114.

Elliott SmithUnited States Elliott Smith
Year of Release:1995Appears in:265 charts
Rank in 1995:8Rank Score:4,644
Rank in 1990s114Overall Rank:571
Average Rating:  82/100 (391 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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115.

To Bring You My LoveUnited Kingdom PJ Harvey
Year of Release:1995Appears in:341 charts
Rank in 1995:9Rank Score:4,557
Rank in 1990s115Overall Rank:575
Average Rating:  82/100 (427 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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136.

Wowee ZoweeUnited States Pavement
Year of Release:1995Appears in:261 charts
Rank in 1995:10Rank Score:3,958
Rank in 1990s136Overall Rank:655
Average Rating:  80/100 (373 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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Best Albums of the 1990s composition

Year Albums %


1990 84 8%
1991 86 9%
1992 99 10%
1993 102 10%
1994 126 13%
1995 109 11%
1996 108 11%
1997 101 10%
1998 100 10%
1999 85 9%
Artist Albums %


The Flaming Lips 6 1%
Blur 6 1%
Aphex Twin 5 1%
Radiohead 5 1%
Nirvana 5 1%
Ween 5 1%
Beck 5 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 551 55%
United Kingdom 258 26%
Canada 36 4%
Australia 25 3%
Mixed Nationality 23 2%
Sweden 18 2%
Norway 13 1%
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