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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 30,000 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:2,347 charts
Rank in 1991:1Rank Score:97,147
Rank in 1990s2Overall Rank:10
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (3,166 votes)
Comments: 324 comments
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2.

LovelessIreland My Bloody Valentine
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,503 charts
Rank in 1991:2Rank Score:56,711
Rank in 1990s5Overall Rank:25
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,657 votes)
Comments: 232 comments
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3.

TenUnited States Pearl Jam
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,303 charts
Rank in 1991:3Rank Score:42,704
Rank in 1990s6Overall Rank:40
Average Rating:  82/100 (1,664 votes)
Comments: 130 comments
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4.

Achtung BabyIreland U2
Year of Release:1991Appears in:944 charts
Rank in 1991:4Rank Score:27,940
Rank in 1990s15Overall Rank:75
Average Rating:  80/100 (1,331 votes)
Comments: 105 comments
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5.

Blood Sugar Sex MagikUnited States Red Hot Chili Peppers
Year of Release:1991Appears in:783 charts
Rank in 1991:5Rank Score:20,893
Rank in 1990s22Overall Rank:111
Average Rating:  79/100 (1,272 votes)
Comments: 67 comments
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6.

SpiderlandUnited States Slint
Year of Release:1991Appears in:665 charts
Rank in 1991:6Rank Score:19,478
Rank in 1990s24Overall Rank:119
Average Rating:  84/100 (779 votes)
Comments: 84 comments
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7.

MetallicaUnited States Metallica
Year of Release:1991Appears in:593 charts
Rank in 1991:7Rank Score:15,495
Rank in 1990s34Overall Rank:156
Average Rating:  77/100 (1,066 votes)
Comments: 64 comments
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8.

The Low End TheoryUnited States A Tribe Called Quest
Year of Release:1991Appears in:572 charts
Rank in 1991:8Rank Score:13,508
Rank in 1990s43Overall Rank:183
Average Rating:  84/100 (680 votes)
Comments: 42 comments
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9.

Laughing StockUnited Kingdom Talk Talk
Year of Release:1991Appears in:470 charts
Rank in 1991:9Rank Score:11,745
Rank in 1990s49Overall Rank:217
Average Rating:  84/100 (572 votes)
Comments: 59 comments
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10.

ScreamadelicaUnited Kingdom Primal Scream
Year of Release:1991Appears in:523 charts
Rank in 1991:10Rank Score:11,039
Rank in 1990s52Overall Rank:232
Average Rating:  80/100 (677 votes)
Comments: 47 comments
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Best Albums of 1991 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 16 2%
Frank Zappa 4 0%
James Brown 4 0%
The Field Mice 2 0%
Teenage Fanclub 2 0%
Dinosaur Jr. 2 0%
The Allman Brothers Band 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 452 45%
United Kingdom 239 24%
Mixed Nationality 40 4%
Germany 32 3%
Canada 30 3%
Australia 30 3%
France 22 2%
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