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, Built To Spill, The Dismemberment Plan, Wilco, The Magnetic Fields and Fiona Apple.
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1999
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16,902
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1999
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11,837
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1999
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7,600
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1999
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5,542
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1999
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4,394
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1999
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4,164
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1999
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4,158
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1999
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4,126
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1999
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3,852
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1999
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Best Albums of 1999 composition

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 922 92%
Yes 78 8%
Live? Albums %
No 962 96%
Yes 38 4%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 977 98%
Yes 23 2%
Best Albums of the 1970s
1. The Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
2. Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd
3. The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars by David Bowie
4. Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) by Led Zeppelin
5. London Calling by The Clash
6. Rumours by Fleetwood Mac
7. The Wall by Pink Floyd
8. Animals by Pink Floyd
9. Unknown Pleasures by Joy Division
10. Who's Next by The Who
11. Blood On The Tracks by Bob Dylan
12. Exile On Main St. by The Rolling Stones
13. Marquee Moon by Television
14. Hunky Dory by David Bowie
15. Pink Moon by Nick Drake
16. What's Going On by Marvin Gaye
17. Paranoid by Black Sabbath
18. Low by David Bowie
19. Sticky Fingers by The Rolling Stones
20. Blue by Joni Mitchell
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