Public Enemy
Fear of a Black Planet









Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Alternative Press (USA) - The 90 Greatest Albums of the 90s (1998) 24
Blender (USA) - 500 CDs You Must Own Before You Die (2003) No Order
CDNOW (USA) - The 10 (+5) Essential Records of the 90s (2002) 11
David Keenan, Sunday Herald (USA) - The 103 Best Albums Ever, Honest (2001) No Order
Edna Gundersen, USA Today (USA) - Top 40 Albums of All Time (2003) No Order
Ego Trip (USA) - Hip Hop's 25 Greatest Albums by Year 1980-98 (1999) 3
Fast 'n' Bulbous (USA) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (Updated 2015) 228
Flavorwire (USA) - The 50 Albums Everyone Needs to Own 1963-2013 No Order
Gear (USA) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the Century (1999) 90
Jim DeRogatis (USA) - The Great Albums No Order
Kitsap Sun (USA) - Top 200 Albums of the Last 40 Years (2005) 167
Music Underwater (USA) - Top 100 Albums 1990-2003 (2004) 86
National Recording Preservation Board (USA) - The National Recording Registry No Order
Nude as the News (USA) - The 100 Most Compelling Albums of the 90s (1999) 9
Paste (USA) - The 90 Best Albums of the 1990s (2012) 66
Pause & Play (USA) - The 90s Top 100 Essential Albums (1999) 11
Pitchfork (USA) - Top 100 Favorite Records of the 1990s (2003) 17
Popblerd/bLISTerd (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 1990s (2012) 15
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (Updated 2012) 302
Rolling Stone (USA) - The Essential Recordings of the 90s (1999) No Order
Slant (USA) - The 100 Best Albums of the 1990s (2011) 9
Spin (USA) - The 125 Best Albums of the Past 25 Years (2010) 39
Spin (USA) - The 300 Best Albums of the Past 30 Years (2015) 15
Spin (USA) - Top 100 (+5) Albums of the Last 20 Years (2005) 21
Spin (USA) - Top 90 Albums of the 90s (1999) 2
The Source (USA) - The 100 Best Rap Albums of All Time (1998) No Order
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Catalog entry
Treble (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 90s (10 per Year) (2008) 4
Gary Mulholland (UK) - 261 Greatest Albums Since Punk and Disco (2006) No Order
John Fordham (UK) - Jazz: Gallery of Classics (1994) No Order
Mojo (UK) - Mojo 1000, the Ultimate CD Buyers Guide (2001) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The Mojo Collection, 3rd and/or 4th Edition (2003/2007) No Order
NME (UK) - 101 Albums to Hear Before You Die (2014) No Order
NME (UK) - All Times Top 100 Albums + Top 50 by Decade (1993) 37
NME (UK) - NME Rock Years, Albums of the Year 1963-99 (2000) No Order
NME (UK) - Nominations For the Best Albums of the 1990s (2012) No Order
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2013) 96
No Ripcord (UK) - Top Albums 1990-1999 (2013) 20
Q (UK) - 100 Greatest Albums of the 1990s (2015) 28
Q (UK) - 90 Albums of the 90s (1999) No Order
Select (UK) - The 100 Best Albums of the 90s (1996) 19
The Guardian (UK) - 100 Albums that Don't Appear in All Other Top 100 Album Lists (1999) 31
The Guardian (UK) - Guardian Writers' Favourite Albums Ever (2013) 17
The Guardian (UK) - The 100 Best Albums Ever (1997) 50
Times, Metro (UK) - Top 10 Albums of the 90s (1999) 4
Helsingin Sanomat (Finland) - 50th Anniversary of Rock (2004) No Order
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Albums of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 5
Pop (Sweden) - The World's 100 Best Albums + 300 Complements (1994) 101
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 50 Best Albums of the 1990s (2010) 17
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 50 Best Albums of the 90s (2005) 10
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Albums of All Time (2004) 466
Spex (Germany) - The 100 (+17) Albums of the Century (1999) 22
Visions (Germany) - The Most Important Albums of the 90s (1999) 65
Zündfunk (Germany) - The Best Albums of the 90s (2000) 8
Christophe Brault (France) - Top 20 Albums by Year 1964-2004 (2006) 4
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 364
Gilles Verlant (France) - 300+ Best Albums in the History of Rock (2013) No Order
Hervé Bourhis (France) - 555 Records (2007) No Order
Jazz Magazine (France) - 50 Years of Black Music (2013) 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
Technikart (France) - 50 Albums from the Last 10 Years (1997) No Order
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 150 Best Albums from the 90s (2000) 17
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 300 (+200) Best Albums from 1984-2014 (2014) 47
Cameron Adams (Australia) - 100 Must Have Albums (2013) 11-100
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) 5 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 5 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 9
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
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 7
End of Year Lists
Downbeat (USA) - Album of the Year 1
Spin (USA) - Albums of the Year 8
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 3
Face (UK) - Albums of the Year 13
Melody Maker (UK) - Albums of the Year 12
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 3
Q (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Select (UK) - Albums of the Year 9
Sounds (UK) - Albums of the Year 6
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 5
Musikexpress/Sounds (Germany) - Albums of the Year 16
Spex (Germany) - Albums of the Year 1
Best (France) - Albums of the Year 2
Rock de Lux (Spain) - Albums of the Year 3