Massive Attack
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Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Alternative Press (USA) - Top 99 Albums of '85 to '95 (1995) 93
Exclaim (Canada) - 100 Records that Rocked 100 Issues (2000) No Order
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) 51
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 50 Coolest Records of All Time (2002) 8
Rolling Stone (USA) - The Essential Recordings of the 90s (1999) No Order
Vibe (USA) - 150 Albums That Define the Vibe Era (1992-2007) No Order
Elvis Costello - 500 Albums You Need (2000) No Order
Gary Mulholland (UK) - 261 Greatest Albums Since Punk and Disco (2006) No Order
NME (UK) - Nominations For the Best Albums of the 1990s (2012) No Order
No Ripcord (UK) - Top Albums 1990-1999 (2013) 85
Select (UK) - The 100 Best Albums of the 90s (1996) 76
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Albums of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 5
Platekompaniet (Norway) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (2001) 83
Aloha (Netherlands) - The 50 Best Albums of All Time (1999) 34
Uwe Schütte (Germany) - Basis-Diskothek Rock und Pop (2011) No Order
Visions (Germany) - The Best Albums 1991-96 (1996) No Order
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 150
Rock & Folk (France) - The 300 Best Albums from 1965-1995 (1995) No Order
Cameron Adams (Australia) - 100 Must Have Albums (2013) 11-100
Yediot Ahonot (Israel) - Top 99 Albums of All Time (1999) 20
Babylon (Greece) - The 50 Best Albums of the 1990s (1999) 31
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Albums of the Century (2003) No Order
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 3.5 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade A-
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 3.5 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 7
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 9
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) 4 Stars
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4.5 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 6
End of Year Lists
Face (UK) - Albums of the Year 4
Melody Maker (UK) - Albums of the Year 21
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 13
Q (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Select (UK) - Albums of the Year 11
The Wire (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Pop (Sweden) - Albums of the Year 7
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 8
Rock & Folk (France) - Albums of the Year 10
Rocksound (France) - Albums of the Year 18