Elvis Costello
My Aim Is True







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
Bill Shapiro (USA) - The Top 100 Rock Compact Discs (1991) No Order
Dave Marsh & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of Album Chartmakers by Year (1981) 2
Entertainment Weekly (USA) - The 100 All-Time Greatest Albums (2013) 75
Fast 'n' Bulbous (USA) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (Updated 2015) 753
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) 40
Neil Strauss (USA) - The 100 Most Influential Alternative Albums (1993) No Order
Paste (USA) - The 70 Best Albums of the 1970s (2012) 20
Paul Gambaccini - The World Critics Best Albums of All Time (1987) 28
Pitchfork (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 1970s (2004) 37
Popblerd (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 1970s (2013) 67
Radio WXPN (USA) - The 100 Most Progressive Albums (1996) 33
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) 21
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (Updated 2012) 168
Rolling Stone (USA) - The Essential 200 Rock Records (1997) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the Last 20 Years (1987) 29
Stereophile (USA) - 40 Years of Stereophile: The 40 (+94) Essential Albums (2002) No Order
The Review, University of Delaware (USA) - 100 Greatest Albums of All Time (2001) 66
The Sun (Canada) - The Best Albums from 1971 to 2000 (2001) No Order
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Catalog entry
Treble (USA) - The Best Albums of the 70s, by Year (2005) 4
Trouser (USA) - The Best Albums from 1970-79 (1980) No Order
VH1 (USA) - The 100 Greatest Albums of R 'N' R (2001) 80
Various writers - Albums: 50 Years of Great Recordings (2005) 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
Hot Press (Ireland) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1989) 25
Mojo (UK) - Mojo 1000, the Ultimate CD Buyers Guide (2001) No Order
NME (UK) - 20 Near-as-Damn-It Perfect Initial Efforts (1992) 20
NME (UK) - All Times Top 100 Albums (1985) 93
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2013) 281
No Ripcord (UK) - Top 100 Debut Albums (2011) 40
Sounds (UK) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1986) 29
The Observer (UK) - The 100 Greatest British Albums (2004) 61
The Rough Guide - Rock: 100 Essential CDs (1999) No Order
The Times (UK) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1993) 32
Uncut (UK) - 200 Greatest Albums of All Time (2016) 125
Uncut (UK) - The 100 Greatest Debut Albums (2006) 31
Pop (Sweden) - The World's 100 Best Albums + 300 Complements (1994) 65
Slitz (Sweden) - The 50 Best Albums of All Time (1990) 37
Tor Milde (Norway) - The 100 Best Pop and Rock Albums of All Time (2004) 83
Nieuwe Revu (Netherlands) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (1994) 92
OOR (Netherlands) - The Best Albums of the 20th Century (1987) 43
OOR (Netherlands) - The Best Albums of the 70s (1979) 18
Berlin Media (Germany) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1998) 54
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 50 Best Debut Albums (2006) No Order
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Albums of All Time (2004) 89
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The Best Albums of 5 Decades (1997) 64
Crossroads (France) - 109 Essential Albums from 1976-78 (2009) No Order
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
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 100 Best Albums of the 1970s (1988) 73
Juice (Australia) - The 50 Best Albums of All Time (1997) 22
BigO (Singapore) - The 100 Best Albums from 1975 to 1995 (1995) 96
Jam (Italy) - 100 Ideal Albums to Understand Rock Music (2000) No Order
Mucchio Selvaggio (Italy) - 100 Best Albums by Decade (2002) 21-50
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Albums of the Century (2003) 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) 4 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 5 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 5 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 9
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 Stars
José Ramón Pardo (Spain) - The 1000 Best Pop-Rock Albums, Ratings 1-5 (1997) 4 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 6.5
End of Year Lists
Rolling Stone (USA) - Albums of the Year No Order
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 2
Hot Press (Ireland) - Albums of the Year 3
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 3
Sounds (UK) - Albums of the Year 9
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 1