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Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Chris Smith (USA) - 101 Albums That Changed Popular Music (2009) No Order
Exposure (Canada) - 50 Greatest Albums not to make the Greatest Albums lists (2005) 42
Greenwood Encyclopedia of Rock History (USA) - Most Significant Rock Albums (2006) No Order
Jim DeRogatis (USA) - The Great Albums No Order
Liza Lentini (USA) - The 100 Greatest Vinyl Records of All Time (2015) No Order
Out (USA) - The 100 Greatest, Gayest Albums (2008) 16
Pause & Play (USA) - Albums Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Album per Week No Order
Popblerd (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 1970s (2013) 31
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (Updated 2012) 231
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
Trouser (USA) - The Best Albums from 1970-79 (1980) No Order
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
Classic Rock & Metal Hammer (UK) - The 200 Greatest Albums of the 70s (2006) No Order
Classic Rock (UK) - The 100 Greatest British Rock Albums Ever (2006) 17
Classic Rock (UK) - The 100 Greatest Rock Albums of All Time (2001) 25
Eagle Rock (UK/USA) - Classic Albums TV Series (1997-2002) No Order
Guitarist (UK) - 101 Essential Guitar Albums (2000) 11
Kerrang (UK) - The 100 Greatest Heavy Metal Albums of All Time (1989) 98
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
Q (UK) - The 100 Greatest British Albums Ever (2000) 41
Q (UK) - The 50 (+50) Best British Albums Ever (2004) 16
Q (UK) - The 50 Best Albums of the 70s (1998) 46
Record Collector (UK) - 10 Classic Albums from 21 Genres for the 21st Century (2000) No Order
The Times (UK) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1993) 86
Eggen & Kartvedt (Norway) - The Guide to the 100 Important Rock Albums (1999) No Order
Helsingin Sanomat (Finland) - 50th Anniversary of Rock (2004) No Order
OOR (The Netherlands) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (2007) 63
Studio Brussels (Belgium) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Nominations (2015) No Order
BR Puls (Germany) - Ruhmeshalle (Hall of Fame) No Order
Guitar (Germany) - Top 50 Guitar Albums (1996) No Order
Laut (Germany) - Meilensteine (Milestones) No Order
Max Magazine (Germany) - The 50 Best Albums of All Time (1997) 37
Musik Express/Sounds (Germany) - The 100 Masterpieces (1993) 85
Rock Hard (Germany) - Top 300 Albums (2001) 172
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Albums of All Time (2004) 265
Sounds (Germany) - The 50 Best Albums of the 1970s (2009) 29
Uwe Schutte (Germany) - Basis-Diskothek Rock und Pop (2011) No Order
Wiener (Austria) - The 100 Best Albums of the 20th Century (1999) 52
Crossroads (France) - 105 Essential Albums from 1973-75 (2009) No Order
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 281
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
Hervé Bourhis (France) - 555 Records (2007) No Order
MUZIQ (France) - 200 Records for a Dream Collection (2007) No Order
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 300 Best Albums from 1965-1995 (1995) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - The Best Albums from 1963 to 1999 (1999) No Order
Telerama (France) - The Best Albums of All Time (1993) No Order
Craig Mathieson & Toby Creswell (Australia) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (2013) 97
CDNOW (Japan) - 100 Essential Albums (2001?) 39
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) 83
Jam (Italy) - 100 Ideal Albums to Understand Rock Music (2000) 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
Jerzy Skarzynski (Poland) - Unforgettable Albums in Rock History (2004) No Order
Tylko Rock (Poland) - 100 Albums that Shook Polish Rock (1999) 21
Rolling Stone (Mexico) - The 100 Greatest Albums of All Time (2004) 11
Showbizz (Brazil) - 100 CDs of All Time (1999) 67
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) 4.5 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade B-
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 0-5 Stars (USA, 1979 and/or 1983) 2 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 3 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 3.5 Stars
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 7
Paul Roland (UK) - CD Guide to Pop & Rock, Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2001) 4 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 5 Stars
José Ramón Pardo (Spain) - The 1000 Best Pop-Rock Albums, Ratings 1-5 (1997) 5 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 7