"And here I am, The only living boy in New York"

- Simon & Garfunkel
 

Best Albums of the 1990s

« View best albums of the 1980sView best albums of the 2000s »

Listed below are the greatest albums of the 1990s as calculated from their overall rankings in over 27,000 greatest album charts.

Best albums by year or decade
View by decade:
View by year:
1990s decade summary
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.
19901,512147,732 Violator (136th)
by Depeche Mode
19911,535406,300 Nevermind (8th)
by Nirvana
19921,651233,388 Automatic For The People (56th)
by R.E.M.
19931,734246,776 In Utero (51st)
by Nirvana
19941,890413,948 Grace (42nd)
by Jeff Buckley
19951,963318,316 The Bends (16th)
by Radiohead
19962,098255,780 Pinkerton (97th)
by Weezer
19972,167401,781 OK Computer (1st)
by Radiohead
19982,102275,728 In The Aeroplane Over The Sea (18th)
by Neutral Milk Hotel
19992,333250,666 Ágætis Byrjun (65th)
by Sigur Rós
Total18,9852,950,415

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.
View chart at point in time
 Show this chart as it was on the following date
Share this chart
Share | |
| RSS feed: | Download CSV file: Log in / register
URL to this chart: |
Collector's summary (top 1,000)Log in or register to discover the great albums that are missing from your music collection!
Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Release Date | Title | Artist
RankAlbumArtist
991.

Ixnay On The HombreUnited States The Offspring
Year of Release:1997Appears in:44 charts
Rank in 1997:99Rank Score:279
Rank in 1990s991Overall Rank:4,938
Average Rating:  73/100 (90 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
992.

OrangeUnited States Jon Spencer Blues Explosion
Year of Release:1994Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 1994:130Rank Score:279
Rank in 1990s992Overall Rank:4,939
Average Rating:  77/100 (45 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
993.

Everything I Long ForCanada Hayden
Year of Release:1995Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1995:109Rank Score:278
Rank in 1990s993Overall Rank:4,943
Average Rating:  72/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
994.

NOLAUnited States Down
Year of Release:1995Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 1995:110Rank Score:278
Rank in 1990s994Overall Rank:4,944
Average Rating:  78/100 (31 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
995.

AppleUnited States Mother Love Bone
Year of Release:1990Appears in:47 charts
Rank in 1990:85Rank Score:276
Rank in 1990s995Overall Rank:4,961
Average Rating:  76/100 (65 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
996.

Sixpence None The RicherUnited States Sixpence None The Richer
Year of Release:1997Appears in:17 charts
Rank in 1997:100Rank Score:276
Rank in 1990s996Overall Rank:4,965
Average Rating:  68/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
997.

Faithless StreetUnited States Whiskeytown
Year of Release:1995Appears in:31 charts
Rank in 1995:111Rank Score:276
Rank in 1990s997Overall Rank:4,966
Average Rating:  78/100 (30 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
998.

Beautiful MidnightCanada Matthew Good Band
Year of Release:1999Appears in:17 charts
Rank in 1999:85Rank Score:276
Rank in 1990s998Overall Rank:4,970
Average Rating:  72/100 (26 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
999.

Singles (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)Mixed Nationality Various Artists
Year of Release:1992Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1992:96Rank Score:276
Rank in 1990s999Overall Rank:4,975
Average Rating:  76/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
1000.

The Best Of The Pogues
Compilation
United Kingdom The Pogues
Year of Release:1991Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1991:79Rank Score:276
Rank in 1990s1,000Overall Rank:4,976
Average Rating:  71/100 (25 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.

Best Albums of the 1990s composition

Year Albums %


1990 85 9%
1991 79 8%
1992 96 10%
1993 102 10%
1994 130 13%
1995 111 11%
1996 115 12%
1997 100 10%
1998 97 10%
1999 85 9%
Artist Albums %


The Flaming Lips 6 1%
Blur 6 1%
R.E.M. 5 1%
The Smashing Pumpkins 5 1%
Suede 5 1%
Green Day 5 1%
Sonic Youth 5 1%
Show all
Country Albums %


United States 557 56%
United Kingdom 265 27%
Canada 33 3%
Australia 28 3%
Sweden 19 2%
Norway 15 2%
Mixed Nationality 13 1%
Show all

« View best albums of the 1980sView best albums of the 2000s »

BestEverAlbums.com  Site Newsletter
Sign up to receive the latest site news.
We value your privacy

BestEverAlbums.com   Music Stores
United States  Buy from your favourite store:
eBay Amazon iTunes


Copyright © 2005-2017 BestEverAlbums.com. All rights reserved.    Terms of Use  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Us  |   Advertising  |   RSS Feeds  |   Site Map  |   Hosting by ServInt