Best Albums of 1999

Listed below are the best albums of 1999 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 53,000 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, Wilco, Built To Spill, The Magnetic Fields and Fiona Apple.
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1999
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16,949
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1999
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11,902
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1999
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7,632
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1999
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5,585
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1999
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4,437
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1999
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4,207
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1999
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4,166
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1999
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4,153
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1999
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3,884
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1999
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3,877
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Best Albums of 1999 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 11 1%
Elvis Presley 3 0%
Low 2 0%
Eric Clapton 2 0%
Michael Schenker Group 2 0%
Mike Oldfield 2 0%
Fish 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 449 45%
United Kingdom 203 20%
Germany 38 4%
Canada 35 4%
Mixed Nationality 31 3%
Japan 30 3%
Australia 23 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 921 92%
Yes 79 8%
Live? Albums %
No 962 96%
Yes 38 4%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 977 98%
Yes 23 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. Loveless by My Bloody Valentine
5. The Bends by Radiohead
6. Automatic For The People by R.E.M.
7. Ten by Pearl Jam
8. Siamese Dream by The Smashing Pumpkins
9. In Utero by Nirvana
10. Grace by Jeff Buckley
11. (What's The Story) Morning Glory? by Oasis
12. Illmatic by Nas
13. Dummy by Portishead
14. Ágætis Byrjun by Sigur Rós
15. Weezer (Blue Album) by Weezer
16. Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness by The Smashing Pumpkins
17. Spiderland by Slint
18. Homogenic by Björk
19. Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) by Wu-Tang Clan
20. Achtung Baby by U2
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