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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
Fast 'n' Bulbous (USA) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (Updated 2015) 406
Pause & Play (USA) - Albums Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Album per Week No Order
Popblerd (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 1970s (2013) 61
Radio WXPN (USA) - The 100 Most Progressive Albums (1996) 85
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 100 Best Debut Albums of All Time (2013) 90
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (Updated 2012) 434
Stereophile (USA) - 40 Years of Stereophile: The 40 (+94) Essential Albums (2002) 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) 9
Trouser (USA) - The Best Albums from 1970-79 (1980) 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 100 Debut Albums (2011) 38
Time Out (UK) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1989) 91
Uncut (UK) - 100 Rock and Movie Icons (2005) 50
Uncut (UK) - 200 Greatest Albums of All Time (2016) 89
Uncut (UK) - The 100 Greatest Debut Albums (2006) 24
Platekompaniet (Norway) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (2001) 60
Nieuwe Revu (Netherlands) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (1994) 82
Christophe Brault (France) - Top 20 Albums by Year 1964-2004 (2006) 13
Gilles Verlant (France) - 300+ Best Albums in the History of Rock (2013) No Order
Hervé Bourhis (France) - 555 Records (2007) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - The 300 Best Albums from 1965-1995 (1995) No Order
VOLUME (France) - 200 Records that Changed the World (2008) No Order
Ondarock (Italy) - Rock Milestones (albums added every month) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Albums of the Century (2003) No Order
Showbizz (Brazil) - 100 CDs of All Time (1999) 74
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 5 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade B+
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 4 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 4 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 8
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 7
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) 3 Stars
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4.5 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 6
End of Year Lists
Creem (USA) - Albums of the Year 11