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Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Beats Per Minute (USA) - The Top 100 Albums of the 1980s (2011) 28
Blender (USA) - 500 CDs You Must Own Before You Die (2003) No Order
Chris Smith (USA) - 101 Albums That Changed Popular Music (2009) No Order
Consequence of Sound (USA) - Top 100 Albums Ever (2010) 29
Dave Marsh & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of Album Chartmakers by Year (1981) 40
David Keenan, Sunday Herald (USA) - The 103 Best Albums Ever, Honest (2001) No Order
Entertainment Weekly (USA) - The 100 All-Time Greatest Albums (2013) 42
Exposure (Canada) - 50 Greatest Albums not to make the Greatest Albums lists (2005) 47
Gear (USA) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the Century (1999) 54
Grammy Hall of Fame Albums and Songs (USA) No Order
IE (USA) - 50 Great Albums, a Rock Time Capsule (1999) No Order
Infoplease.com (USA) - Must-Have Recordings (1998) No Order
Jim Farber, NY Daily News (USA) - The 10 Best Albums of the 1980s (2014) 10
KCPR DJs (USA) - Top 100 Records from the 80s (2002) 58
Kitsap Sun (USA) - Top 200 Albums of the Last 40 Years (2005) 43
Loudwire (USA) - Top 80 Hard Rock + Metal Albums of the 1980s (2016) 3
Paste (USA) - The 80 Best Albums of the 1980s (2012) 20
Pause & Play (USA) - Albums Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Album per Week No Order
Popblerd/bLISTerd (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 1980s (2012) 25
Revolver (USA) - The 69 Greatest Metal Albums of All Time (2002) 6
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the 80s (1990) 26
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (Updated 2012) 77
The Review, University of Delaware (USA) - 100 Greatest Albums of All Time (2001) 84
Time (USA) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (2006) No Order
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Main entry
Treble (USA) - The Best Albums of the 80s, by Year (2006) 10
Ultimate Classic Rock (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 1980s (2015) No Order
VH1 (USA) - The 100 Greatest Albums of R 'N' R (2001) 82
VH1 (USA) - Ultimate Albums No Order
Classic Rock & Metal Hammer (UK) - The 200 Greatest Albums of the 80s (2006) No Order
Classic Rock (UK) - The 100 Greatest British Rock Albums Ever (2006) 24
Classic Rock (UK) - The 100 Greatest Rock Albums of All Time (2001) 4
GQ (UK) - The 100 Coolest Albums in the World Right Now! (2005) 82
Guitarist (UK) - 101 Essential Guitar Albums (2000) 11
Guitarist (UK) - The Top 50 Most Influential Guitar Albums of All Time (1994) 17
Hot Press (Ireland) - The 100 Best Albums Ever (2006) 43
Kerrang (UK) - 100 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (1998) 8
Kerrang (UK) - The 100 Greatest Heavy Metal Albums of All Time (1989) 10
Kerrang (UK) - The 100 Greatest Rock Albums (2006) 3
Melody Maker (UK) - All Time Top 100 Albums (2000) 62
Mojo (UK) - The 80 Greatest Albums from the 80s (2007) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The Mojo Collection, 3rd and/or 4th Edition (2003/2007) No Order
NME (UK) - Nominations For the Best Albums of the 1980s (2012) No Order
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2013) 197
NME (UK) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (2003) 72
Q (UK) - The 80 Best Records of the 80s (2006) 9
Q (UK) - The Ultimate Music Collection (2005) No Order
Record Collector (UK) - 10 Classic Albums from 21 Genres for the 21st Century (2000) No Order
Rhythm (UK) - The 50 Greatest Drum Albums (2007) 15
Sounds (UK) - The Top 80 Albums from the '80s (1989) 27
Stuart Maconie's Critical List on BBC Radio 2 (UK) - One Album Added Each Week No Order
Terrorizer (UK) - The 100 Most Important Albums of the 80s (2000) No Order
The Guardian (UK) - My Favourite Album Series (2011) No Order
The Rough Guide - Rock: 100 Essential CDs (1999) No Order
Uncut (UK) - 200 Greatest Albums of All Time (2016) 137
Adresseavisen (Norway) - The 100 (+23) Best Albums of All Time (1995) 52
Studio Brussels (Belgium) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Nominations (2015) No Order
Guitar (Germany) - Top 50 Guitar Albums (1996) No Order
Rock Hard (Germany) - Top 300 Albums (2001) 1
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Albums of All Time (2004) 92
Sounds (Germany) - The 50 Best Albums of the 1980s (2009) 33
Crossroads (France) - 120 Essential Albums from 1979-86 (2010) No Order
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 46
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
Hervé Bourhis (France) - 555 Records (2007) No Order
MUZIQ (France) - 200 Records for a Dream Collection (2007) No Order
Philippe Manoeuvre (France) - Rock'n'Roll: La Discotèque Idéale (2005) 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
Cameron Adams (Australia) - 100 Must Have Albums (2013) 11-100
Craig Mathieson & Toby Creswell (Australia) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (2013) 92
Jaclyn Bond (Australia) - The 100 Best Heavy Metal Albums in the World (2009) No Order
Juice (Australia) - The 50 Best Australian Albums (2003) 1
Rolling Stone & Borders (Australia) - 100 Must Have CDs (2007) No Order
Rolling Stone (Australia) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the 80s (1990) 26
Toby Creswell, Craig Mathieson and John O'Donnell (Australia) - 100 Best Australian Albums 2
Triple J (Australia) - Hottest 100 Australian Albums (2015) 3
CDNOW (Japan) - 100 Essential Albums (2001?) 22
Wu Zhengzhong (China?) - A Selection of 100 Rock Classics (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
Tylko Rock (Poland) - 100 Albums that Shook Polish Rock (1999) 68
Rolling Stone (Mexico) - The 100 Greatest Albums of All Time (2004) 11
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) 5 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) 5 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 8
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) 4 Stars
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 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) 7