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Best Albums of 1991

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1991 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 35,000 greatest album charts.

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1991 year summaryThe best artists of 1991 were Nirvana, My Bloody Valentine, Pearl Jam, U2, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Slint, Metallica, A Tribe Called Quest, Talk Talk and Primal Scream.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

NevermindUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1991Appears in:2,554 charts
Rank in 1991:1Rank Score:102,916
Rank in 1990s2Overall Rank:10
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (3,459 votes)
Comments: 359 comments
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2.

LovelessIreland My Bloody Valentine
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,687 charts
Rank in 1991:2Rank Score:62,676
Rank in 1990s5Overall Rank:25
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,859 votes)
Comments: 257 comments
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3.

TenUnited States Pearl Jam
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,421 charts
Rank in 1991:3Rank Score:45,078
Rank in 1990s6Overall Rank:41
Average Rating:  82/100 (1,829 votes)
Comments: 140 comments
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4.

Achtung BabyIreland U2
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,022 charts
Rank in 1991:4Rank Score:28,947
Rank in 1990s15Overall Rank:78
Average Rating:  80/100 (1,451 votes)
Comments: 116 comments
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5.

Blood Sugar Sex MagikUnited States Red Hot Chili Peppers
Year of Release:1991Appears in:850 charts
Rank in 1991:5Rank Score:21,805
Rank in 1990s22Overall Rank:112
Average Rating:  79/100 (1,385 votes)
Comments: 72 comments
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6.

SpiderlandUnited States Slint
Year of Release:1991Appears in:767 charts
Rank in 1991:6Rank Score:21,441
Rank in 1990s23Overall Rank:114
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (881 votes)
Comments: 96 comments
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7.

MetallicaUnited States Metallica
Year of Release:1991Appears in:680 charts
Rank in 1991:7Rank Score:16,399
Rank in 1990s34Overall Rank:157
Average Rating:  78/100 (1,172 votes)
Comments: 68 comments
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8.

The Low End TheoryUnited States A Tribe Called Quest
Year of Release:1991Appears in:665 charts
Rank in 1991:8Rank Score:14,843
Rank in 1990s42Overall Rank:179
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (795 votes)
Comments: 50 comments
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9.

Laughing StockUnited Kingdom Talk Talk
Year of Release:1991Appears in:526 charts
Rank in 1991:9Rank Score:12,531
Rank in 1990s47Overall Rank:216
Average Rating:  84/100 (627 votes)
Comments: 60 comments
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10.

ScreamadelicaUnited Kingdom Primal Scream
Year of Release:1991Appears in:554 charts
Rank in 1991:10Rank Score:11,400
Rank in 1990s51Overall Rank:238
Average Rating:  80/100 (724 votes)
Comments: 48 comments
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Best Albums of 1991 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 13 1%
James Brown 4 0%
Frank Zappa 4 0%
Melvins 3 0%
Hawkwind 3 0%
Dinosaur Jr. 3 0%
Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 460 46%
United Kingdom 228 23%
Mixed Nationality 41 4%
Germany 30 3%
Canada 28 3%
Australia 28 3%
France 22 2%
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