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Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Life (USA) - 40 Years of Rock & Roll, the Album of the Year 1952-91 (Updated 1995) No Order
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) 39
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - 50 Essential Female Albums (2002) 16
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (Updated 2012) 239
Rolling Stone (USA) - The Essential 200 Rock Records (1997) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - Women Who Rock: 50 Greatest Albums (2012) 18
SheWired (USA) - The 100 Greatest Lesbian Albums of All Time (2011) 50
Slant (USA) - The 100 Best Albums of the 1980s (2012) 20
Spin (USA) - The 300 Best Albums of the Past 30 Years (2015) 89
Time (USA) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (2006) No Order
VH1 (USA) - The 100 Greatest Albums of R 'N' R (2001) 100
Channel 4 (UK) - 125 Nominations for the 100 Greatest Albums (2005) No Order
NME (UK) - All Times Top 100 Albums + Top 50 by Decade (1993) 91
NME (UK) - Nominations For the Best Albums of the 1980s (2012) No Order
NME (UK) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (2003) 98
Q (UK) - The 80 Best Records of the 80s (2006) 14
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
The Definitive Illustrated Encyclopedia of Rock: Classic Recordings (2008) No Order
The Guardian (UK) - 1000 Albums to Hear Before You Die (2007) No Order
The Guardian (UK) - My Favourite Album Series (2011) No Order
The Rough Guide - Rock: 100 Essential CDs (1999) No Order
BR Puls (Germany) - Ruhmeshalle (Hall of Fame) No Order
Laut (Germany) - Meilensteine (Milestones) No Order
RoRoRo Rock-Lexicon (Germany) - Most Recommended Albums (2003) No Order
Sounds (Germany) - The 50 Best Albums of the 1980s (2009) 38
FNAC (France) - The Ideal Discography: 823 Indispensables Albums (2015) Other
Cameron Adams (Australia) - 100 Must Have Albums (2013) 11-100
Rolling Stone & Borders (Australia) - 100 Must Have CDs (2007) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Albums of the Century (2003) No Order
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) 3 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade B+
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 4.5 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 4.5 Stars
Slant (USA) - The 50 Most Essential Pop Albums (2004) 5 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 10
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 4 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 6
End of Year Lists
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 18
Face (UK) - Albums of the Year 13
Q (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Record Mirror (UK) - Albums of the Year 1
Sounds (UK) - Albums of the Year 19
Musikexpress/Sounds (Germany) - Albums of the Year 30