Elton John
Goodbye Yellow Brick Road







Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Allan Kozinn, AVGuide (USA) - The 100 Greatest Pop Albums of the Century (2000) No Order
Chuck Eddy (USA) - The Accidental Evolution of Rock'n'Roll (1997) No Order
Consequence of Sound (USA) - Top 100 Albums Ever (2010) 86
Dave Marsh & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of Album Chartmakers by Year (1981) 24
Entertainment Weekly (USA) - The 100 All-Time Greatest Albums (2013) 80
Entertainment Weekly (USA) - The 100 Greatest CDs of All Time (1993) 83
Grammy Hall of Fame Albums and Songs (USA) No Order
Greil Marcus (USA) - STRANDED: "Treasure Island" Albums (1979) No Order
Kitsap Sun (USA) - Top 200 Albums of the Last 40 Years (2005) 70
Liza Lentini (USA) - The 100 Greatest Vinyl Records of All Time (2015) No Order
Out (USA) - The 100 Greatest, Gayest Albums (2008) 7
Paste (USA) - The 70 Best Albums of the 1970s (2012) 25
Paul Gambaccini - The World Critics Best Albums of All Time (1977) 122
Pause & Play (USA) - Albums Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Album per Week No Order
Popblerd (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 1970s (2013) 26
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Rod Underhill (USA) - The Top 100 Rock/Pop Albums (2003) 27
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (Updated 2012) 91
Stereophile (USA) - 40 Years of Stereophile: The 40 (+94) Essential Albums (2002) No Order
Time (USA) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (2006) No Order
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Main entry
Trouser (USA) - The Best Albums from 1970-79 (1980) No Order
Ultimate Classic Rock (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 1970s (2015) No Order
Various writers - Albums: 50 Years of Great Recordings (2005) No Order
Attitude (UK) - Top 50 Gay Albums of All Time 12
Channel 4 (UK) - 125 Nominations for the 100 Greatest Albums (2005) No Order
Eagle Rock (UK/USA) - Classic Albums TV Series (1997-2002) No Order
GQ (UK) - The 100 Coolest Albums in the World Right Now! (2005) 76
Mojo (UK) - 70 of the Greatest Albums of the 70s (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
NME (UK) - Some of the Greatest Double LPs Ever Issued (1991) 7
Q (UK) - The 100 Greatest British Albums Ever (2000) 84
Q (UK) - The 50 (+50) Best British Albums Ever (2004) 37
Q (UK) - The 50 Best Albums of the 70s (1998) 41
Q (UK) - The Ultimate Music Collection (2005) No Order
Rhythm (UK) - The 50 Greatest Drum Albums (2007) 51
Stuart Maconie's Critical List on BBC Radio 2 (UK) - One Album Added Each Week No Order
The Guardian (UK) - 1000 Albums to Hear Before You Die (2007) No Order
The Observer (UK) - The 100 Greatest British Albums (2004) 69
The Times (UK) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1993) 89
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Albums of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 9
OOR (Netherlands) - The Best Albums of the 70s (1979) 29
Studio Brussels (Belgium) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Nominations (2015) No Order
Musik Express/Sounds (Germany) - The 100 Masterpieces (1993) 99
Crossroads (France) - 105 Essential Albums from 1973-75 (2009) No Order
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 851
FNAC (France) - The Ideal Discography: 823 Indispensables Albums (2015) Other
Gilles Verlant (France) - 300+ Best Albums in the History of Rock (2013) No Order
Liberation (France) - Best Albums 1968-88 (1988) 27
Nicolas Dupuy (France) - The 100 Best Rock Albums (2010) 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
VOLUME (France) - 200 Records that Changed the World (2008) No Order
Plásticos y Decibelios (Spain) - The 80 Best Albums of All Time (2000) 79
Alternative Melbourne (Australia) - The Top 100 Rock/Pop Albums (1996) 43
List by Japanese Critics - 100 Essential Albums (1998?) No Order
Wu Zhengzhong (China?) - A Selection of 100 Rock Classics (1998) No Order
Yediot Ahonot (Israel) - Top 99 Albums of All Time (1999) 92
Epoca (Italy) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1988) 62
Mauro Ronconi (Italy) - The 200 Best Albums of the 20th Century (1998) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Albums of the Century (2003) No Order
Jerzy Skarzynski (Poland) - Unforgettable Albums in Rock History (2004) No Order
Switch (Mexico) - The 100 Best Albums of the 20th Century (1999) No Order
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4.5 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 4 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade B
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 0-5 Stars (USA, 1979 and/or 1983) 4 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 3.5 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 5 Stars
Slant (USA) - The 50 Most Essential Pop Albums (2004) 4.5 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) GOLD
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) 6