Best Albums of 1991

Listed below are the best albums of 1991 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 41,000 greatest album charts.

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1991 year summaryThe best artists of 1991 were Nirvana, My Bloody Valentine, Pearl Jam, Slint, U2, Red Hot Chili Peppers, A Tribe Called Quest, Talk Talk, Metallica and Primal Scream.
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1991
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55,748
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1991
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42,488
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25,578
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17,292
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15,633
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11,712
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11,324
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10,839
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8,914
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

Best Albums of 1991 composition

Country Albums %


United States 452 45%
United Kingdom 238 24%
Mixed Nationality 42 4%
Canada 31 3%
Germany 28 3%
Australia 26 3%
France 20 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 889 89%
Yes 111 11%
Live? Albums %
No 993 99%
Yes 7 1%
Best Artists of 1988
1. Sonic Youth
2. Pixies
3. Talk Talk
4. Public Enemy
5. Metallica
6. My Bloody Valentine
7. Tracy Chapman
8. N.W.A
9. R.E.M.
10. Jane's Addiction
11. Queensrÿche
12. Iron Maiden
13. Leonard Cohen
14. The Traveling Wilburys
15. The Pogues
16. The Go-Betweens
17. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
18. Morrissey
19. U2
20. The Church
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