David Bowie
"Heroes"







Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Dave Marsh & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of Album Chartmakers by Year (1981) 21
Fast 'n' Bulbous (USA) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (Updated 2015) 455
Frank Moriarty (USA) - Seventies Rock: Top Albums of the Seventies (2003) No Order
Jim DeRogatis (USA) - The Great Albums No Order
Pause & Play (USA) - Albums Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Album per Week No Order
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) 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) 5
David Toop (UK) - Ocean of Sound: Aether Talk, Ambient Sound and Imaginary Worlds (1995) No Order
Elvis Costello - 500 Albums You Need (2000) No Order
Gary Mulholland (UK) - 261 Greatest Albums Since Punk and Disco (2006) No Order
NME (UK) - All Times Top 100 Albums (1985) 63
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2013) 329
NME (UK) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (2003) 86
Sounds (UK) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1986) 16
The Guardian (UK) - The 100 Best Albums Ever (1997) 77
Uncut (UK) - 200 Greatest Albums of All Time (2016) 114
Eggen & Kartvedt (Norway) - The Guide to the 100 Important Rock Albums (1999) No Order
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Albums of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 6
Pop (Sweden) - The World's 100 Best Albums + 300 Complements (1994) 101
Studio Brussels (Belgium) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Nominations (2015) No Order
Musik Express/Sounds (Germany) - The 100 Masterpieces (1993) 38
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 100 Best Albums 1969-2009 (2009) 18
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Albums of All Time (2004) 191
Spex (Germany) - The 100 (+17) Albums of the Century (1999) 70
Wiener (Austria) - The 100 Best Albums of the 20th Century (1999) 28
Christophe Brault (France) - Top 20 Albums by Year 1964-2004 (2006) 11
Crossroads (France) - 109 Essential Albums from 1976-78 (2009) No Order
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 304
FNAC (France) - The Ideal Discography: 823 Indispensables Albums (2015) Key album
Gilles Verlant (France) - 300+ Best Albums in the History of Rock (2013) No Order
Nicolas Dupuy (France) - The 100 Best Rock Albums (2010) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - The 250 Best Albums from 1966-1991 (1991) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - The Best Albums from 1963 to 1999 (1999) No Order
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 100 Best Albums of the 1970s (1988) 44
Jam (Italy) - 100 Ideal Albums to Understand Rock Music (2000) No Order
Mucchio Selvaggio (Italy) - 100 Best Albums by Decade (2002) 1-20
Ondarock (Italy) - Rock Milestones (albums added every month) No Order
Velvet (Italy) - The 20 Best Albums of the 70s (1990) No Order
Viceversa (Italy) - 100 Rock Albums (1996) No Order
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 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade B+
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 0-5 Stars (USA, 1979 and/or 1983) 3 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 4 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 4.5 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 5
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 9
Virgin Encyclopedia of Popular Music (UK) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2002) 5 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
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 7.5
End of Year Lists
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 1
Sounds (UK) - Albums of the Year 10
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 16