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Best Albums of 1990

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1990 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 33,000 greatest album charts.

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1990 year summaryThe best artists of 1990 were Depeche Mode, Cocteau Twins, Ride, Pixies, Megadeth, Sonic Youth, Jane's Addiction, Public Enemy, Fugazi and The La's.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

ViolatorUnited Kingdom Depeche Mode
Year of Release:1990Appears in:801 charts
Rank in 1990:1Rank Score:19,236
Rank in 1990s27Overall Rank:127
Average Rating:  83/100 (917 votes)
Comments: 67 comments
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2.

Heaven Or Las VegasUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1990Appears in:441 charts
Rank in 1990:2Rank Score:8,352
Rank in 1990s62Overall Rank:320
Average Rating:  82/100 (436 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
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3.

NowhereUnited Kingdom Ride
Year of Release:1990Appears in:391 charts
Rank in 1990:3Rank Score:6,953
Rank in 1990s70Overall Rank:367
Average Rating:  82/100 (461 votes)
Comments: 35 comments
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4.

BossanovaUnited States Pixies
Year of Release:1990Appears in:392 charts
Rank in 1990:4Rank Score:6,263
Rank in 1990s78Overall Rank:398
Average Rating:  79/100 (637 votes)
Comments: 34 comments
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5.

Rust In PeaceUnited States Megadeth
Year of Release:1990Appears in:281 charts
Rank in 1990:5Rank Score:6,056
Rank in 1990s80Overall Rank:409
Average Rating:  79/100 (488 votes)
Comments: 36 comments
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6.

GooUnited States Sonic Youth
Year of Release:1990Appears in:385 charts
Rank in 1990:6Rank Score:5,203
Rank in 1990s94Overall Rank:477
Average Rating:  80/100 (527 votes)
Comments: 29 comments
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Ritual De Lo HabitualUnited States Jane's Addiction
Year of Release:1990Appears in:286 charts
Rank in 1990:7Rank Score:4,937
Rank in 1990s97Overall Rank:500
Average Rating:  77/100 (366 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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Fear Of A Black PlanetUnited States Public Enemy
Year of Release:1990Appears in:297 charts
Rank in 1990:8Rank Score:3,985
Rank in 1990s125Overall Rank:609
Average Rating:  78/100 (335 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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RepeaterUnited States Fugazi
Year of Release:1990Appears in:257 charts
Rank in 1990:9Rank Score:3,887
Rank in 1990s130Overall Rank:620
Average Rating:  81/100 (304 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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10.

The La'sUnited Kingdom The La's
Year of Release:1990Appears in:274 charts
Rank in 1990:10Rank Score:3,697
Rank in 1990s134Overall Rank:652
Average Rating:  77/100 (307 votes)
Comments: 23 comments
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Best Albums of 1990 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 15 1%
The Residents 3 0%
Spacemen 3 3 0%
Devo 3 0%
Thee Headcoats 3 0%
Jimi Hendrix 2 0%
Juan Luis Guerra 4.40 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 444 44%
United Kingdom 252 25%
Australia 36 4%
Mixed Nationality 35 3%
Germany 34 3%
Canada 29 3%
France 17 2%
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