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Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Flavorwire (USA) - The 50 Albums Everyone Needs to Own 1963-2013 No Order
Slant (USA) - The 100 Best Albums of the 1990s (2011) 60
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Catalog entry
Treble (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 90s (10 per Year) (2008) 9
Gary Mulholland (UK) - 261 Greatest Albums Since Punk and Disco (2006) No Order
Mojo (UK) - Mojo 1000, the Ultimate CD Buyers Guide (2001) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The Mojo Collection, 3rd and/or 4th Edition (2003/2007) No Order
No Ripcord (UK) - Top Albums 1990-1999 (2013) 72
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 332
Hervé Bourhis (France) - 555 Records (2007) No Order
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - 50 Years of Rock'n'Roll (2004) No Order
Dance de Lux (Spain) - The 25 Best Hip-Hop Records (2001) 23
Javier Blánquez & Omar Morena (Spain) - Loops, a History of Electronic Music (2002) No Order
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 150 Best Albums from the 90s (2000) 47
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade A-
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 4 Stars
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 7
End of Year Lists
Addicted to Noise (USA) - Albums of the Year 10
College Music Journal (USA) - Albums of the Year 7
Eye Weekly Canadian Critics Poll - Albums of the Year 5
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 10
Wall of Sound (USA) - Albums of the Year 23
Face (UK) - Albums of the Year 17
Melody Maker (UK) - Albums of the Year 49
The Wire (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Aftonbladet (Sweden) - Albums of the Year 47
Bibel (Sweden) - Albums of the Year 26
Nöjesguiden (Sweden) - Albums of the Year 6
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 9
Intro (Germany) - Albums of the Year 7
Spex (Germany) - Albums of the Year 3
Zundfunk (Germany) - Albums of the Year 1
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - Albums of the Year 7
Magic (France) - Albums of the Year 14
Popnews (France) - Albums of the Year 37
Mondo Sonoro (Spain) - Albums of the Year 19
Rock de Lux (Spain) - Albums of the Year 8