Bruce Springsteen
Born in the U.S.A.







Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Barnes & Noble.com (USA) - The Best Music of the 20th Century (1999) No Order
Beats Per Minute (USA) - The Top 100 Albums of the 1980s (2011) 49
Bill Shapiro (USA) - The Top 100 Rock Compact Discs (1991) No Order
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
Chuck Eddy (USA) - The Accidental Evolution of Rock'n'Roll (1997) No Order
Entertainment Weekly (USA) - The 100 Best Albums from 1983 to 2008 (2008) 75
Fast 'n' Bulbous (USA) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (Updated 2015) 616
Grammy Hall of Fame Albums and Songs (USA) No Order
Greenwood Encyclopedia of Rock History (USA) - Most Significant Rock Albums (2006) No Order
Jim Farber, NY Daily News (USA) - The 10 Best Albums of the 1980s (2014) 5
Kitsap Sun (USA) - Top 200 Albums of the Last 40 Years (2005) 20
Life (USA) - 40 Years of Rock & Roll, the Album of the Year 1952-91 (Updated 1995) No Order
Paste (USA) - The 80 Best Albums of the 1980s (2012) 4
Paul Gambaccini - The World Critics Best Albums of All Time (1987) 5
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) 11
Robert Christgau (USA) - Personal 10 Best Albums from the '80s (1990) 9
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) 6
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (Updated 2012) 86
Rolling Stone (USA) - The Essential 200 Rock Records (1997) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the Last 20 Years (1987) 28
Slant (USA) - The 100 Best Albums of the 1980s (2012) 35
Treble (USA) - The Best Albums of the 80s, by Year (2006) 8
Ultimate Classic Rock (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 1980s (2015) No Order
Various writers - Albums: 50 Years of Great Recordings (2005) No Order
Classic Rock & Metal Hammer (UK) - The 200 Greatest Albums of the 80s (2006) No Order
Continuum Books - 33 1/3: A Series of Books about Critically Acclaimed Albums No Order
Gary Mulholland (UK) - 261 Greatest Albums Since Punk and Disco (2006) No Order
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) - All Times Top 100 Albums (1985) 83
NME (UK) - Classic Albums No Order
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2013) 428
Record Collector (UK) - 10 Classic Albums from 21 Genres for the 21st Century (2000) No Order
Sounds (UK) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1986) 70
Sounds (UK) - The Top 80 Albums from the '80s (1989) 26
Platekompaniet (Norway) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (2001) 99
Pop (Sweden) - The World's 100 Best Albums + 300 Complements (1994) 33
Slitz (Sweden) - 3 National and 3 Foreign Albums by Year 1980-94 (1995) No Order
Studio Brussels (Belgium) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Nominations (2015) No Order
RoRoRo Rock-Lexicon (Germany) - Most Recommended Albums (2003) No Order
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Albums of All Time (2004) 370
Tempo (Germany) - The 100 Best Albums from the 80's (1989) 89
Wiener (Austria) - The 100 Best Albums of the 20th Century (1999) 72
Best (France) - Top 50 Albums of the 80s (1990) 4
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 261
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
Liberation (France) - Best Albums 1968-88 (1988) 67
Rock & Folk (France) - 555 Albums from 1954-2014 (2014) No Order
Rock & Folk (France) - The 250 Best Albums from 1966-1991 (1991) 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
Plásticos y Decibelios (Spain) - The 80 Best Albums of All Time (2000) 9
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 300 (+200) Best Albums from 1984-2014 (2014) 40
Rolling Stone (Australia) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the 80s (1990) 6
Epoca (Italy) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1988) 43
Rockstar (Italy) - The 100 Albums of the 80s (1989) 62
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
Rolling Stone (Mexico) - The 100 Greatest Albums of All Time (2004) 11
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) 5 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 5 Stars
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) 3 Stars
Le Guide du CD (France) - Ratings from 1 to 4 Stars & "GOLD" (1991-1997) 3 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) 4.5 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 7
End of Year Lists
Grammy Awards (USA) - Album of the Year Nominee
Rolling Stone (USA) - Albums of the Year No Order
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 1
Hot Press (Ireland) - Albums of the Year 1
Melody Maker (UK) - Albums of the Year 9
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 2
Schlager (Sweden) - Albums of the Year 1
HUMO (Belgium) - Albums of the Year 2
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 8