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Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Blender (USA) - 500 CDs You Must Own Before You Die (2003) No Order
Consequence of Sound (USA) - Top 100 Albums Ever (2010) 83
Dave Marsh & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of Album Chartmakers by Year (1981) 5
Kitsap Sun (USA) - Top 200 Albums of the Last 40 Years (2005) 36
Paste (USA) - The 70 Best Albums of the 1970s (2012) 36
Paul Gambaccini - The World Critics Best Albums of All Time (1977) 28
Paul Gambaccini - The World Critics Best Albums of All Time (1987) 85
Popblerd (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 1970s (2013) 33
Radio WXPN (USA) - The 100 Most Progressive Albums (1996) 90
Robert Christgau (USA) - Personal 40 Best Albums from the '70s (1979) 39
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Rod Underhill (USA) - The Top 100 Rock/Pop Albums (2003) 37
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (Updated 2012) 80
Rolling Stone (USA) - The Essential 200 Rock Records (1997) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the Last 20 Years (1987) 61
The Sun (Canada) - The Best Albums from 1971 to 2000 (2001) No Order
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Main entry
Treble (USA) - The Best Albums of the 70s, by Year (2005) 4
Ultimate Classic Rock (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 1970s (2015) No Order
Channel 4 (UK) - 125 Nominations for the 100 Greatest Albums (2005) No Order
Elvis Costello - 500 Albums You Need (2000) No Order
Hot Press (Ireland) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1989) 45
Mojo (UK) - The Mojo Collection, 3rd and/or 4th Edition (2003/2007) No Order
NME (UK) - All Times Top 100 Albums (1974) 25
NME (UK) - All Times Top 100 Albums + Top 50 by Decade (1993) 134
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2013) 227
Q (UK) - The 50 Best Albums of the 70s (1998) 17
Stuart Maconie's Critical List on BBC Radio 2 (UK) - One Album Added Each Week No Order
The Guardian (UK) - The 100 Best Albums Ever (1997) 99
The Times (UK) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1993) 19
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Albums of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 5
Pop (Sweden) - The World's 100 Best Albums + 300 Complements (1994) 101
Slitz (Sweden) - The 50 Best Albums of All Time (1990) 48
Tor Milde (Norway) - The 100 Best Pop and Rock Albums of All Time (2004) 98
OOR (Netherlands) - The Best Albums of the 20th Century (1987) 126
Studio Brussels (Belgium) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Nominations (2015) No Order
Max Magazine (Germany) - The 50 Best Albums of All Time (1997) 48
Musik Express/Sounds (Germany) - The 100 Masterpieces (1993) 48
RoRoRo Rock-Lexicon (Germany) - Most Recommended Albums (2003) No Order
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Albums of All Time (2004) 226
Sounds (Germany) - The 50 Best Albums of the 1970s (2009) 33
Christophe Brault (France) - Top 20 Albums by Year 1964-2004 (2006) 5
Crossroads (France) - 108 Essential Albums from 1969-72 (2009) No Order
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 43
FNAC (France) - The Ideal Discography: 823 Indispensables Albums (2015) Key album
Florent Mazzolenni (France) - Introduction to an Ideal Rock Discography (2005) No Order
Gilles Verlant (France) - 300+ Best Albums in the History of Rock (2013) No Order
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - 50 Years of Rock'n'Roll (2004) No Order
Liberation (France) - Best Albums 1968-88 (1988) 5
Philippe Manoeuvre (France) - 100 Necessary Albums (2014) No Order
Philippe Manoeuvre (France) - Rock'n'Roll: La Discotèque Idéale (2005) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - 555 Albums from 1954-2014 (2014) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - The 250 Best Albums from 1966-1991 (1991) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - The Best Albums from 1963 to 1999 (1999) No Order
Juan Vitoria (Spain) - The 100 Best Rock Albums (1993) No Order
Plásticos y Decibelios (Spain) - The 80 Best Albums of All Time (2000) 22
Alternative Melbourne (Australia) - The Top 100 Rock/Pop Albums (1996) 29
Rolling Stone & Borders (Australia) - 100 Must Have CDs (2007) No Order
Epoca (Italy) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1988) 41
Jam (Italy) - 100 Ideal Albums to Understand Rock Music (2000) No Order
Mucchio Selvaggio (Italy) - 100 Best Albums by Decade (2002) 51-100
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Albums of the Century (2003) No Order
Tylko Rock (Poland) - 100 Albums that Shook Polish Rock (1999) 75
Rolling Stone (Mexico) - The 100 Greatest Albums of All Time (2004) 11
Switch (Mexico) - The 100 Best Albums of the 20th Century (1999) No Order
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 4 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade A
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 0-5 Stars (USA, 1979 and/or 1983) 3 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 4 Stars
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 9
Paul Roland (UK) - CD Guide to Pop & Rock, Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2001) 5 Stars
Virgin Encyclopedia of Popular Music (UK) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2002) 4 Stars
Le Guide du CD (France) - Ratings from 1 to 4 Stars & "GOLD" (1991-1997) 4 Stars
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4.5 Stars
José Ramón Pardo (Spain) - The 1000 Best Pop-Rock Albums, Ratings 1-5 (1997) 4.5 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 5
End of Year Lists
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 5