Best Albums of 1990

Listed below are the best albums of 1990 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 53,000 greatest album charts.

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1990 year summaryThe best artists of 1990 were Depeche Mode, Cocteau Twins, Ride, Megadeth, Pixies, Sonic Youth, Jane's Addiction, Fugazi, The La's and Public Enemy.
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Year of Release:
1990
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33
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1990
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1990
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Buy album United States
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1990
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Buy album United States
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Year of Release:
1990
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32
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Buy album United States
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Year of Release:
1990
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32
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Buy album United States
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Year of Release:
1990
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Rank Score:
32
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Buy album United States
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Year of Release:
1990
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Rank Score:
32
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Buy album United States
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Year of Release:
1990
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Rank Score:
32
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Buy album United States
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Year of Release:
1990
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Rank Score:
32
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 36 of 100

Best Albums of 1990 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 15 1%
Thee Headcoats 3 0%
Devo 3 0%
The House Of Love 2 0%
Saxon 2 0%
Ice Cube 2 0%
Meat Beat Manifesto 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 450 45%
United Kingdom 234 23%
Mixed Nationality 41 4%
Germany 37 4%
Australia 30 3%
Canada 22 2%
France 20 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 892 89%
Yes 109 11%
Live? Albums %
No 967 97%
Yes 34 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 986 99%
Yes 15 1%
Best Ever Albums
1. OK Computer by Radiohead
2. The Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
3. Abbey Road by The Beatles
4. Revolver by The Beatles
5. In Rainbows by Radiohead
6. Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd
7. Kid A by Radiohead
8. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles
9. The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars by David Bowie
10. The Velvet Underground & Nico by The Velvet Underground & Nico
11. Pet Sounds by The Beach Boys
12. Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) by Led Zeppelin
13. The Beatles (The White Album) by The Beatles
14. Nevermind by Nirvana
15. Funeral by Arcade Fire
16. In The Aeroplane Over The Sea by Neutral Milk Hotel
17. The Queen Is Dead by The Smiths
18. To Pimp A Butterfly by Kendrick Lamar
19. Doolittle by Pixies
20. London Calling by The Clash
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