Best Albums of 1998

Listed below are the best albums of 1998 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 44,000 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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118
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1998
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112
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 19 of 100

Best Albums of 1998 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 15 2%
Pearl Jam 2 0%
The Rolling Stones 2 0%
Lou Reed 2 0%
Frank Zappa 2 0%
Bright Eyes 2 0%
Plastikman 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 459 46%
United Kingdom 205 21%
Mixed Nationality 41 4%
Germany 31 3%
Japan 31 3%
Sweden 30 3%
Canada 24 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 917 92%
Yes 83 8%
Live? Albums %
No 974 97%
Yes 26 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 996 100%
Yes 4 0%
Best Albums of 1993
1. Siamese Dream by The Smashing Pumpkins
2. In Utero by Nirvana
3. Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) by Wu-Tang Clan
4. Souvlaki by Slowdive
5. Vs. by Pearl Jam
6. Debut by Björk
7. Midnight Marauders by A Tribe Called Quest
8. Suede by Suede
9. August And Everything After by Counting Crows
10. Red House Painters (Rollercoaster) by Red House Painters
11. Exile In Guyville by Liz Phair
12. Doggystyle by Snoop Dogg
13. Modern Life Is Rubbish by Blur
14. Last Splash by The Breeders
15. Rid Of Me by PJ Harvey
16. So Tonight That I Might See by Mazzy Star
17. Songs Of Faith And Devotion by Depeche Mode
18. Pablo Honey by Radiohead
19. Undertow by Tool
20. Painful by Yo La Tengo
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