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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) 71
Fast 'n' Bulbous (USA) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (Updated 2015) 943
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Slant (USA) - The 100 Best Albums of the 1980s (2012) 79
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Catalog entry
Treble (USA) - The Best Albums of the 80s, by Year (2006) 2
Classic Rock & Metal Hammer (UK) - The 200 Greatest Albums of the 80s (2006) No Order
Melody Maker (UK) - Significant Albums from '82 and '85 (1989) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Records That Changed the World (2007) 83
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
Paul Morley (UK) - Words and Music, 5 x 100 Greatest Albums of All Time (2003) No Order
Sounds (UK) - The Top 80 Albums from the '80s (1989) 76
The Guardian (UK) - 1000 Albums to Hear Before You Die (2007) No Order
Uncut (UK) - 200 Greatest Albums of All Time (2016) 97
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Albums of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 14
Soundi (Finland) - The 50 Best Albums of All Time + Top 10 by Decade (1995) 60
Laut (Germany) - Meilensteine (Milestones) No Order
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Albums of All Time (2004) 373
Best (France) - Top 50 Albums of the 80s (1990) 16
Christophe Brault (France) - Top 20 Albums by Year 1964-2004 (2006) 3
Crossroads (France) - 120 Essential Albums from 1979-86 (2010) No Order
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 110
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
VOLUME (France) - 200 Records that Changed the World (2008) No Order
Mucchio Selvaggio (Italy) - 100 Best Albums by Decade (2002) 21-50
Ondarock (Italy) - Rock Milestones (albums added every month) No Order
Velvet (Italy) - The 100 Best Albums of the 80s (1990) No Order
Screenagers (Poland) - Top 100 Albums of the 80s (2006) 44
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 3.5 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 2.5 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade C
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 2.5 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 3 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 2
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 6
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) GOLD
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
End of Year Lists
Rockerilla (Italy) - Albums of the Year 8