Best Albums of 1998

Listed below are the best albums of 1998 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 53,000 greatest album charts.

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1998 year summaryThe best artists of 1998 were Neutral Milk Hotel, Massive Attack, Air, OutKast, Lauryn Hill, Boards Of Canada, Elliott Smith, Mercury Rev, Eels and Madonna.
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1998
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881
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1998
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847
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1998
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839
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1998
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778
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1998
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734
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1998
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732
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Year of Release:
1998
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687
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1998
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673
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Buy album United States
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Year of Release:
1998
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Rank Score:
662
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Year of Release:
1998
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653
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 5 of 100

Best Albums of 1998 composition

Country Albums %


United States 435 44%
United Kingdom 208 21%
Mixed Nationality 47 5%
Sweden 33 3%
Germany 31 3%
Japan 31 3%
Canada 26 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 913 91%
Yes 87 9%
Live? Albums %
No 956 96%
Yes 44 4%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 985 99%
Yes 15 2%
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