Best Albums of 1998

Listed below are the best albums of 1998 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 47,000 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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115
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187.
Greatest Hits 
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1998
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 19 of 100

Best Albums of 1998 composition

Country Albums %


United States 446 45%
United Kingdom 206 21%
Mixed Nationality 42 4%
Germany 32 3%
Sweden 31 3%
Japan 29 3%
Canada 26 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 919 92%
Yes 81 8%
Live? Albums %
No 964 96%
Yes 36 4%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 992 99%
Yes 8 1%
Best Albums of the 1960s
1. Abbey Road by The Beatles
2. Revolver by The Beatles
3. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles
4. The Velvet Underground & Nico by The Velvet Underground & Nico
5. Pet Sounds by The Beach Boys
6. The Beatles (The White Album) by The Beatles
7. In The Court Of The Crimson King by King Crimson
8. Highway 61 Revisited by Bob Dylan
9. Rubber Soul by The Beatles
10. The Doors by The Doors
11. Blonde On Blonde by Bob Dylan
12. Are You Experienced by The Jimi Hendrix Experience
13. Led Zeppelin II by Led Zeppelin
14. Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin
15. Let It Bleed by The Rolling Stones
16. Electric Ladyland by The Jimi Hendrix Experience
17. Astral Weeks by Van Morrison
18. Forever Changes by Love
19. A Love Supreme by John Coltrane
20. Magical Mystery Tour by The Beatles
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