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Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Blender (USA) - 500 CDs You Must Own Before You Die (2003) No Order
Blender (USA) - The 100 Greatest American Albums of All time (2002) 87
Edna Gundersen, USA Today (USA) - Top 40 Albums of All Time (2003) No Order
Kitsap Sun (USA) - Top 200 Albums of the Last 40 Years (2005) 29
LostAtSea (USA) - 90 Albums of the 90s (2000) 89
Music Underwater (USA) - Top 100 Albums 1990-2003 (2004) 47
Ned Raggett (USA) - The Top 136 Albums of the Nineties (1999) 70
Out (USA) - The 100 Greatest, Gayest Albums (2008) 60
Paste (USA) - The 90 Best Albums of the 1990s (2012) 7
Pause & Play (USA) - Albums Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Album per Week No Order
Pause & Play (USA) - The 90s Top 100 Essential Albums (1999) 11
Pitchfork (USA) - Top 100 Favorite Records of the 1990s (1999) 88
Pitchfork (USA) - Top 100 Favorite Records of the 1990s (2003) 43
Popblerd/bLISTerd (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 1990s (2012) 2
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the 90s (2010) 18
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (Updated 2012) 249
Rolling Stone (USA) - The Essential Recordings of the 90s (1999) No Order
Slant (USA) - The 100 Best Albums of the 1990s (2011) 6
Spin (USA) - The 125 Best Albums of the Past 25 Years (2010) 35
Spin (USA) - The 300 Best Albums of the Past 30 Years (2015) 29
Spin (USA) - Top 100 (+5) Albums of the Last 20 Years (2005) 85
Spin (USA) - Top 90 Albums of the 90s (1999) 40
The Review, University of Delaware (USA) - 100 Greatest Albums of All Time (2001) 36
Treble (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 90s (10 per Year) (2008) 1
Ultimate Classic Rock (USA) - Top 100 Albums of the 1990s (2015) No Order
Various writers - Albums: 50 Years of Great Recordings (2005) No Order
Channel 4 (UK) - 125 Nominations for the 100 Greatest Albums (2005) No Order
Classic Rock & Metal Hammer (UK) - The 200 Greatest Albums of the 90s (2006) No Order
Gary Mulholland (UK) - 261 Greatest Albums Since Punk and Disco (2006) No Order
Geoff Brown et al (UK) - 25 Albums That Rocked the World (2008) No Order
Melody Maker (UK) - All Time Top 100 Albums (2000) 21
Mojo (UK) - The 100 Greatest Albums Ever Made (1995) 37
Mojo (UK) - The Mojo Collection, 3rd and/or 4th Edition (2003/2007) No Order
NME (UK) - All Times Top 100 Albums + Top 50 by Decade (1993) 23
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) 65
NME (UK) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (2003) 48
No Ripcord (UK) - Top Albums 1990-1999 (2013) 11
Q (UK) - 100 Greatest Albums of the 1990s (2015) 41
Q (UK) - 90 Albums of the 90s (1999) No Order
Q (UK) - In Our Lifetime: Q's 100 Best Albums 1986-94 (1995) No Order
Q (UK) - The Ultimate Music Collection (2005) No Order
Q (UK) - Top 20 Albums from 1980-2004 (2004) 13
Q (UK) - Top 20 Albums from the Lifetime of Q (1986-2006) 10
Select (UK) - The 100 Best Albums of the 90s (1996) 14
Stuart Maconie's Critical List on BBC Radio 2 (UK) - One Album Added Each Week No Order
The Definitive Illustrated Encyclopedia of Rock: Classic Recordings (2008) No Order
The Guardian (UK) - The 100 Best Albums Ever (1997) 26
Times, Metro (UK) - Top 10 Albums of the 90s (1999) 3
Adresseavisen (Norway) - The 100 (+23) Best Albums of All Time (1995) 10
Aftenposten (Norway) - Top 50 Albums of All Time (1999) 28
Eggen & Kartvedt (Norway) - The Guide to the 100 Important Rock Albums (1999) No Order
Expressen (Sweden) - The 100 Best Records Ever (1999) 34
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Albums of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 1
Platekompaniet (Norway) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (2001) 5
Pop (Sweden) - The World's 100 Best Albums + 300 Complements (1994) 77
Soundi (Finland) - The 50 Best Albums of All Time + Top 10 by Decade (1995) 32
Start! (Sweden) - The 25 Best Albums of the 90s (1996) 1
Tor Milde (Norway) - The 100 Best Pop and Rock Albums of All Time (2004) 71
David Kleijwegt (Netherlands) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (1999) 63
OOR Moordlijst (Netherlands) - The 100 Best Albums of 1991-1995 (1995) 45
Studio Brussels (Belgium) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, Nominations (2015) No Order
VPRO (The Netherlands) - 299 Nominations of the Best Album of All Time (2006) No Order
Berlin Media (Germany) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1998) 34
Laut (Germany) - Meilensteine (Milestones) No Order
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 100 Best Albums 1969-2009 (2009) 41
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 50 Best Albums of the 1990s (2010) 28
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 50 Best Albums of the 90s (2005) 39
RoRoRo Rock-Lexicon (Germany) - Most Recommended Albums (2003) No Order
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Albums of All Time (2004) 15
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The Best Albums of 5 Decades (1997) 59
Sounds (Germany) - The 50 Best Albums of the 1990s (2009) 22
Christophe Brault (France) - Top 20 Albums by Year 1964-2004 (2006) 13
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 198
FNAC (France) - The Ideal Discography: 823 Indispensables Albums (2015) Other
Florent Mazzolenni (France) - Introduction to an Ideal Rock Discography (2005) No Order
Gilles Verlant (France) - 300+ Best Albums in the History of Rock (2013) No Order
Hervé Bourhis (France) - 555 Records (2007) No Order
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - 50 Years of Rock'n'Roll (2004) No Order
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - The 100 Best Albums 1986-1996 (1996) 12
Nicolas Dupuy (France) - The 100 Best Rock Albums (2010) No Order
Philippe Manoeuvre (France) - 100 Necessary Albums (2014) 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
Telerama (France) - 50 LPs in the History of Rock (2004) 27
Telerama (France) - The Best Albums of All Time (1993) No Order
Discoplay (Spain) - The 50 Best Albums of All Time (1997) No Order
Plásticos y Decibelios (Spain) - The 80 Best Albums of All Time (2000) 39
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 150 Best Albums from the 90s (2000) 7
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 200 Best Albums of All Time (2002) 73
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 300 (+200) Best Albums from 1984-2014 (2014) 11
Courier-Mail (Australia) - 50 Defining Rock Albums (2005) 25
Craig Mathieson & Toby Creswell (Australia) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (2013) 64
Juice (Australia) - The 100 (+34) Greatest Albums of the 90s (1999) 5
BigO (Singapore) - The 100 Best Albums from 1975 to 1995 (1995) 64
Yediot Ahonot (Israel) - Top 99 Albums of All Time (1999) 64
Jam (Italy) - 100 Ideal Albums to Understand Rock Music (2000) No Order
Mucchio Selvaggio (Italy) - 100 Best Albums by Decade (2002) 21-50
Ondarock (Italy) - Rock Milestones (albums added every month) No Order
Sentire Ascoltare (Italy) - The 35 Best Rock Albums of the 1990s (2014) 17
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Albums of the Century (2003) No Order
Screenagers (Poland) - Top 100 Albums of the 90s (2005) 5
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) 5 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade ***
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 4.5 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 8
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 10
Paul Roland (UK) - CD Guide to Pop & Rock, Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2001) 5 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) 3 Stars
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 5
End of Year Lists
Eye Weekly Canadian Critics Poll - Albums of the Year 1
Grammy Awards (USA) - Album of the Year Nominee
LA Times (USA) - Albums of the Year 7
Rolling Stone (USA) - Albums of the Year 1
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 3
Hot Press (Ireland) - Albums of the Year 1
Melody Maker (UK) - Albums of the Year 1
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 2
Q (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Select (UK) - Albums of the Year 4
Vox (UK) - Albums of the Year 1
Dagsavisen (Norway) - Albums of the Year 1
Pop (Sweden) - Albums of the Year 7
Rumba (Finland) - Albums of the Year 2
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 5
Musikexpress/Sounds (Germany) - Albums of the Year 19
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - Albums of the Year No Order
Rock de Lux (Spain) - Albums of the Year 1