Best Albums of 1990

Listed below are the best albums of 1990 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 44,000 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, Public Enemy and The La's.
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1990
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 9 of 100

Best Albums of 1990 composition

Country Albums %


United States 443 44%
United Kingdom 237 24%
Mixed Nationality 44 4%
Germany 39 4%
Australia 27 3%
Canada 25 3%
France 16 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 893 89%
Yes 107 11%
Live? Albums %
No 979 98%
Yes 21 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 994 99%
Yes 6 1%
Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Led Zeppelin
6. Bob Dylan
7. The Rolling Stones
8. Arcade Fire
9. The Velvet Underground
10. Nirvana
11. The Smiths
12. Kendrick Lamar
13. Neil Young
14. Pixies
15. The Beach Boys
16. Kanye West
17. Miles Davis
18. Jimi Hendrix
19. Bruce Springsteen
20. R.E.M.
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