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Best Albums of 1998

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1998 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 38,000 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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11.

The Shape Of Punk To ComeSweden Refused
Year of Release:1998Appears in:197 charts
Rank in 1998:11Rank Score:3,640
Rank in 1990s146Overall Rank:707
Average Rating:  78/100 (230 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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12.

AdoreUnited States The Smashing Pumpkins
Year of Release:1998Appears in:254 charts
Rank in 1998:12Rank Score:3,501
Rank in 1990s152Overall Rank:743
Average Rating:  77/100 (428 votes)
Comments: 33 comments
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13.

Car Wheels On A Gravel RoadUnited States Lucinda Williams
Year of Release:1998Appears in:255 charts
Rank in 1998:13Rank Score:3,436
Rank in 1990s154Overall Rank:757
Average Rating:  79/100 (261 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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14.

This Is HardcoreUnited Kingdom Pulp
Year of Release:1998Appears in:247 charts
Rank in 1998:14Rank Score:3,282
Rank in 1990s165Overall Rank:788
Average Rating:  79/100 (330 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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15.

The Boy With The Arab StrapUnited Kingdom Belle And Sebastian
Year of Release:1998Appears in:271 charts
Rank in 1998:15Rank Score:3,162
Rank in 1990s168Overall Rank:815
Average Rating:  80/100 (325 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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16.

Without You I'm NothingUnited Kingdom Placebo
Year of Release:1998Appears in:209 charts
Rank in 1998:16Rank Score:3,094
Rank in 1990s172Overall Rank:833
Average Rating:  76/100 (288 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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17.

YieldUnited States Pearl Jam
Year of Release:1998Appears in:202 charts
Rank in 1998:17Rank Score:2,687
Rank in 1990s199Overall Rank:943
Average Rating:  75/100 (389 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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18.

TNTUnited States Tortoise
Year of Release:1998Appears in:198 charts
Rank in 1998:18Rank Score:2,673
Rank in 1990s202Overall Rank:947
Average Rating:  80/100 (227 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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19.

Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black StarUnited States Black Star
Year of Release:1998Appears in:171 charts
Rank in 1998:19Rank Score:2,500
Rank in 1990s216Overall Rank:1,009
Average Rating:  78/100 (194 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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20.

White LadderUnited Kingdom David Gray
Year of Release:1998Appears in:140 charts
Rank in 1998:20Rank Score:2,395
Rank in 1990s223Overall Rank:1,052
Average Rating:  72/100 (222 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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Best Albums of 1998 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 13 1%
Leonard Bernstein / New York Philharmonic 3 0%
Boredoms 2 0%
The Beta Band 2 0%
John Lennon 2 0%
Frank Zappa 2 0%
Deep Purple 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 461 46%
United Kingdom 207 21%
Mixed Nationality 34 3%
Germany 29 3%
Canada 29 3%
Sweden 27 3%
Japan 23 2%
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