Best Albums of 1998

Listed below are the best albums of 1998 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 43,000 greatest album charts.

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1998 year summaryThe best artists of 1998 were Neutral Milk Hotel, Massive Attack, Air, Boards Of Canada, OutKast, Lauryn Hill, Elliott Smith, Madonna, Eels and Mercury Rev.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of 1998 composition

Country Albums %


United States 452 45%
United Kingdom 208 21%
Mixed Nationality 37 4%
Germany 32 3%
Sweden 30 3%
Japan 29 3%
Canada 26 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 916 92%
Yes 84 8%
Live? Albums %
No 983 98%
Yes 17 2%
Best Albums of the 1980s
1. Doolittle by Pixies
2. The Queen Is Dead by The Smiths
3. Remain In Light by Talking Heads
4. The Stone Roses by The Stone Roses
5. Disintegration by The Cure
6. The Joshua Tree by U2
7. Daydream Nation by Sonic Youth
8. Closer by Joy Division
9. Hounds Of Love by Kate Bush
10. Thriller by Michael Jackson
11. Purple Rain by Prince And The Revolution
12. Surfer Rosa by Pixies
13. Rain Dogs by Tom Waits
14. Appetite For Destruction by Guns N' Roses
15. Master Of Puppets by Metallica
16. Back In Black by AC/DC
17. Graceland by Paul Simon
18. Murmur by R.E.M.
19. Spirit Of Eden by Talk Talk
20. Moving Pictures by Rush
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