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The Lexicon of Love









Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Gear (USA) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the Century (1999) 63
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) 96
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Various writers - Albums: 50 Years of Great Recordings (2005) No Order
Gary Mulholland (UK) - 261 Greatest Albums Since Punk and Disco (2006) No Order
Hot Press (Ireland) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1989) 66
Melody Maker (UK) - Significant Albums from '82 and '85 (1989) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The 80 Greatest Albums from the 80s (2007) No Order
NME (UK) - All Times Top 100 Albums + Top 50 by Decade (1993) 115
NME (UK) - The 100 Greatest British Albums Ever (2006) 85
NME (UK) - The 50 Greatest Debut Albums (2010) No Order
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2013) 117
No Ripcord (UK) - Top 100 Debut Albums (2011) 54
Q (UK) - The 100 Greatest British Albums Ever (2000) 40
Q (UK) - The 50 (+50) Best British Albums Ever (2004) 51
Sounds (UK) - The Top 80 Albums from the '80s (1989) 45
Stuart Maconie's Critical List on BBC Radio 2 (UK) - One Album Added Each Week No Order
The Guardian (UK) - 1000 Albums to Hear Before You Die (2007) No Order
The Guardian (UK) - The 100 Best Albums Ever (1997) 88
The Observer (UK) - The 100 Greatest British Albums (2004) 42
Uncut (UK) - The 100 Greatest Debut Albums (2006) 52
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Albums of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 3
Pop (Sweden) - The World's 100 Best Albums + 300 Complements (1994) 101
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 100 Best Albums 1969-2009 (2009) 85
Musikexpress/Sounds (Germany) - The Best Album 1980-89 (1989) No Order
Ralf Niemczyk (Germany) - 25 Albums for Men (2007) No Order
RoRoRo Rock-Lexicon (Germany) - Most Recommended Albums (2003) No Order
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The Best Albums of 5 Decades (1997) 101
Sounds (Germany) - The 50 Best Albums of the 1980s (2009) 15
Spex (Germany) - The 100 (+17) Albums of the Century (1999) 33
Tempo (Germany) - The 100 Best Albums from the 80's (1989) 12
Christophe Brault (France) - Top 20 Albums by Year 1964-2004 (2006) 11
Gilles Verlant (France) - 300+ Best Albums in the History of Rock (2013) No Order
Philippe Manoeuvre (France) - 100 Necessary Albums (2014) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - The 250 Best Albums from 1966-1991 (1991) No Order
Plásticos y Decibelios (Spain) - The 80 Best Albums of All Time (2000) 61
Ondarock (Italy) - Rock Milestones (albums added every month) 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 A-
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 3 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 4 Stars
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) 3 Stars
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) 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) 3 Stars
End of Year Lists
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 19
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 3
Sounds (UK) - Albums of the Year 10
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 5
Rockerilla (Italy) - Albums of the Year 14