Best Albums of 1998

Listed below are the best albums of 1998 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 45,000 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, 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 454 45%
United Kingdom 206 21%
Mixed Nationality 35 4%
Sweden 30 3%
Japan 30 3%
Germany 29 3%
Canada 27 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 915 92%
Yes 85 9%
Live? Albums %
No 980 98%
Yes 20 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 997 100%
Yes 3 0%
Best Artists of the 1990s
1. Radiohead
2. Nirvana
3. Neutral Milk Hotel
4. The Smashing Pumpkins
5. My Bloody Valentine
6. Oasis
7. Pearl Jam
8. Weezer
9. R.E.M.
10. Richard David James
11. Björk
12. Pavement
13. Blur
14. Jeff Buckley
15. Sigur Rós
16. Portishead
17. Red Hot Chili Peppers
18. Nas
19. Elliott Smith
20. Belle And Sebastian
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