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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 27,000 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, The La's and Fugazi.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

ViolatorUnited Kingdom Depeche Mode
Year of Release:1990Appears in:649 charts
Rank in 1990:1Rank Score:16,260
Rank in 1990s28Overall Rank:135
Average Rating:  83/100 (799 votes)
Comments: 57 comments
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2.

Heaven Or Las VegasUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1990Appears in:311 charts
Rank in 1990:2Rank Score:6,229
Rank in 1990s70Overall Rank:360
Average Rating:  81/100 (343 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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3.

NowhereUnited Kingdom Ride
Year of Release:1990Appears in:328 charts
Rank in 1990:3Rank Score:6,086
Rank in 1990s72Overall Rank:367
Average Rating:  82/100 (390 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
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4.

BossanovaUnited States Pixies
Year of Release:1990Appears in:342 charts
Rank in 1990:4Rank Score:5,826
Rank in 1990s74Overall Rank:381
Average Rating:  79/100 (547 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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5.

Rust In PeaceUnited States Megadeth
Year of Release:1990Appears in:232 charts
Rank in 1990:5Rank Score:5,019
Rank in 1990s87Overall Rank:440
Average Rating:  79/100 (409 votes)
Comments: 29 comments
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6.

GooUnited States Sonic Youth
Year of Release:1990Appears in:305 charts
Rank in 1990:6Rank Score:4,533
Rank in 1990s97Overall Rank:481
Average Rating:  80/100 (453 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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Ritual De Lo HabitualUnited States Jane's Addiction
Year of Release:1990Appears in:246 charts
Rank in 1990:7Rank Score:4,498
Rank in 1990s99Overall Rank:485
Average Rating:  77/100 (325 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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Fear Of A Black PlanetUnited States Public Enemy
Year of Release:1990Appears in:244 charts
Rank in 1990:8Rank Score:3,560
Rank in 1990s126Overall Rank:605
Average Rating:  79/100 (287 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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The La'sUnited Kingdom The La's
Year of Release:1990Appears in:230 charts
Rank in 1990:9Rank Score:3,283
Rank in 1990s135Overall Rank:649
Average Rating:  77/100 (268 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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10.

RepeaterUnited States Fugazi
Year of Release:1990Appears in:209 charts
Rank in 1990:10Rank Score:3,085
Rank in 1990s143Overall Rank:692
Average Rating:  81/100 (255 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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Best Albums of 1990 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 17 2%
Devo 4 0%
The Residents 4 0%
The Allman Brothers Band 2 0%
The Mission 2 0%
Mudhoney 2 0%
The House Of Love 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 448 45%
United Kingdom 247 25%
Australia 39 4%
Mixed Nationality 36 4%
Germany 34 3%
Canada 32 3%
France 17 2%
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