Best Albums of 1999

Listed below are the best albums of 1999 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

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1999 year summaryThe best artists of 1999 were Sigur Rós, The Flaming Lips, Red Hot Chili Peppers, フィッシュマンズ [Fishmans], Blur, The Dismemberment Plan, The Magnetic Fields, American Football, Built To Spill and Wilco.
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1999
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22,354
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5,528
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4,859
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4,586
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4,465
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

Best Albums of 1999 composition

Country Albums %


United States 459 46%
United Kingdom 194 19%
Germany 39 4%
Canada 34 3%
Japan 28 3%
Mixed Nationality 27 3%
Australia 21 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 923 92%
Yes 77 8%
Live? Albums %
No 971 97%
Yes 29 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 985 99%
Yes 15 2%
Best Albums of the 1990s
1. OK Computer by Radiohead
2. Nevermind by Nirvana
3. In The Aeroplane Over The Sea by Neutral Milk Hotel
4. The Bends by Radiohead
5. Loveless by My Bloody Valentine
6. Ten by Pearl Jam
7. Siamese Dream by The Smashing Pumpkins
8. (What's The Story) Morning Glory? by Oasis
9. Automatic For The People by R.E.M.
10. In Utero by Nirvana
11. Grace by Jeff Buckley
12. Ágætis Byrjun by Sigur Rós
13. Weezer (The Blue Album) by Weezer
14. Illmatic by Nas
15. Dummy by Portishead
16. Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness by The Smashing Pumpkins
17. Spiderland by Slint
18. Pinkerton by Weezer
19. Homogenic by Björk
20. The Soft Bulletin by The Flaming Lips
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