Best Albums of 1998

Listed below are the best albums of 1998 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

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1998 year summaryThe best artists of 1998 were Neutral Milk Hotel, Massive Attack, Air (FR), OutKast, Boards Of Canada, Lauryn Hill, Elliott Smith, Madonna, Mercury Rev and Eels.
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1998
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52,986
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1998
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12,011
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1998
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8,007
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1998
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7,037
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1998
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6,760
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1998
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5,231
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1998
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4,053
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1998
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3,072
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1998
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2,920
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1998
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2,880
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

Best Albums of 1998 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 12 1%
Lou Reed 2 0%
Santana 2 0%
Mogwai 2 0%
MxPx 2 0%
Louis Armstrong 2 0%
Plastikman 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 458 46%
United Kingdom 205 21%
Mixed Nationality 38 4%
Germany 31 3%
Sweden 30 3%
Japan 30 3%
Canada 24 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 914 91%
Yes 86 9%
Live? Albums %
No 980 98%
Yes 20 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 996 100%
Yes 4 0%
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