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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 28,000 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.
19901,561151,092 Violator (132nd)
by Depeche Mode
19911,585416,286 Nevermind (7th)
by Nirvana
19921,698239,109 Automatic For The People (56th)
by R.E.M.
19931,781253,365 In Utero (52nd)
by Nirvana
19941,944423,674 Grace (42nd)
by Jeff Buckley
19952,036324,501 The Bends (17th)
by Radiohead
19962,173261,876 Pinkerton (99th)
by Weezer
19972,221411,632 OK Computer (1st)
by Radiohead
19982,185281,891 In The Aeroplane Over The Sea (18th)
by Neutral Milk Hotel
19992,409254,665 Ágætis Byrjun (64th)
by Sigur Rós
Total19,5933,018,092

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
541.

The Sound Of PerseveranceUnited States Death (Metal)
Year of Release:1998Appears in:28 charts
Rank in 1998:61Rank Score:622
Rank in 1990s541Overall Rank:2,685
Average Rating:  78/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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542.

U.F.OrbUnited Kingdom The Orb
Year of Release:1992Appears in:46 charts
Rank in 1992:55Rank Score:620
Rank in 1990s542Overall Rank:2,690
Average Rating:  75/100 (51 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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543.

Bricks Are HeavyUnited States L7
Year of Release:1992Appears in:42 charts
Rank in 1992:56Rank Score:620
Rank in 1990s543Overall Rank:2,691
Average Rating:  74/100 (60 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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544.

Senderos De TraiciónSpain Héroes Del Silencio
Year of Release:1990Appears in:33 charts
Rank in 1990:45Rank Score:615
Rank in 1990s544Overall Rank:2,705
Average Rating:  73/100 (40 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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545.

Astro Creep: 2000 - Songs of Love, Destruction and Other Synthetic Delusions of the Electric HeadUnited States White Zombie
Year of Release:1995Appears in:39 charts
Rank in 1995:60Rank Score:614
Rank in 1990s545Overall Rank:2,711
Average Rating:  74/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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546.

The Charm Of The Highway StripUnited States The Magnetic Fields
Year of Release:1994Appears in:42 charts
Rank in 1994:66Rank Score:613
Rank in 1990s546Overall Rank:2,714
Average Rating:  77/100 (56 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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547.

Singles
Compilation
United Kingdom The Smiths
Year of Release:1995Appears in:23 charts
Rank in 1995:61Rank Score:612
Rank in 1990s547Overall Rank:2,721
Average Rating:  81/100 (121 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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548.

These DaysUnited States Bon Jovi
Year of Release:1995Appears in:32 charts
Rank in 1995:62Rank Score:609
Rank in 1990s548Overall Rank:2,731
Average Rating:  63/100 (73 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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549.

Anthems To The Welkin At DuskNorway Emperor
Year of Release:1997Appears in:32 charts
Rank in 1997:51Rank Score:609
Rank in 1990s549Overall Rank:2,733
Average Rating:  73/100 (42 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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550.

God Shuffled His FeetCanada Crash Test Dummies
Year of Release:1993Appears in:55 charts
Rank in 1993:51Rank Score:606
Rank in 1990s550Overall Rank:2,740
Average Rating:  67/100 (83 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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Best Albums of the 1990s composition

Year Albums %


1990 82 8%
1991 78 8%
1992 101 10%
1993 101 10%
1994 131 13%
1995 111 11%
1996 115 12%
1997 99 10%
1998 98 10%
1999 84 8%
Artist Albums %


The Flaming Lips 6 1%
Blur 6 1%
Manic Street Preachers 5 1%
Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds 5 1%
Beck 5 1%
Aphex Twin 5 1%
Radiohead 5 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 560 56%
United Kingdom 265 27%
Canada 32 3%
Australia 28 3%
Sweden 18 2%
Norway 15 2%
Mixed Nationality 13 1%
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