Ry Cooder
Chicken Skin Music







Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Catalog entry
Hot Press (Ireland) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1989) 54
The Guardian (UK) - 1000 Albums to Hear Before You Die (2007) No Order
Musik Express/Sounds (Germany) - The 100 Masterpieces (1993) 69
Wolfgang Doebeling (Germany) - Lost and Unappreciated Masterpieces (2010) No Order
Gilles Verlant (France) - 300+ Best Albums in the History of Rock (2013) No Order
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4 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) 4 Stars
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 8
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) 2 Stars
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 6.5
End of Year Lists
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 18
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 15
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 8