Top Albums from USA (New York)





Rank All Time Artist Album Genres Year
1
4
The Velvet Underground & Nico The Velvet Underground & Nico Art Rock, Experimental Rock 1967
2
18
Public Enemy It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back Conscious Hip Hop, Hardcore Hip Hop, Political Hip Hop 1988
3
24
Television Marquee Moon Art Punk, Post-Punk 1977
4
34
Talking Heads Remain in Light New Wave, Post-Punk 1980
5
36
The Strokes Is This It Garage Rock Revival, Indie Rock 2001
6
39
Ramones Ramones Punk Rock 1976
7
62
Sonic Youth Daydream Nation Alternative Rock, Experimental Rock, Noise Rock 1988
8
72
Carole King Tapestry Singer/Songwriter, Soft Rock 1971
9
74
De La Soul 3 Feet High and Rising Conscious Hip Hop 1989
10
84
Lou Reed Transformer Glam Rock, Pop Rock 1972
11
89
Derek and The Dominos Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs Blues Rock 1970
12
103
Beastie Boys Paul's Boutique Hip Hop 1989
13
104
Wu-Tang Clan Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop 1993
14
112
Blondie Parallel Lines New Wave, Pop Rock 1978
15
115
LCD Soundsystem Sound of Silver Dance-Punk, Indietronica 2007
16
121
Simon and Garfunkel Bridge Over Troubled Water Folk Pop, Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1970
17
129
Public Enemy Fear of a Black Planet Conscious Hip Hop, Political Hip Hop 1990
18
141
Jay-Z The Blueprint Hip Hop 2001
19
167
New York Dolls New York Dolls Glam Rock, Proto-Punk 1973
20
182
The Velvet Underground White Light/White Heat Art Rock, Experimental Rock, Noise Rock, Proto-Punk 1967
21
186
The Velvet Underground The Velvet Underground Rock 1969
22
187
Nas Illmatic Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop 1994
23
194
Beastie Boys Licensed to Ill Hip Hop 1986
24
203
Suicide Suicide Minimal Synth, Synth Punk 1977
25
207
A Tribe Called Quest The Low End Theory Conscious Hip Hop, Jazz Rap 1991
26
223
Lou Reed Berlin Art Rock 1973
27
227
Vampire Weekend Modern Vampires of the City Indie Pop 2013
28
229
Run-D.M.C. Raising Hell Hardcore Hip Hop 1986
29
250
Interpol Turn On the Bright Lights Post-Punk Revival 2002
30
252
The Notorious B.I.G. Ready to Die Boom Bap, Gangsta Rap 1994
31
257
The Velvet Underground Loaded Pop Rock 1970
32
259
Talking Heads Fear of Music New Wave, Post-Punk 1979
33
272
Beastie Boys Ill Communication Hip Hop 1994
34
275
Antony and The Johnsons I Am a Bird Now Chamber Pop, Singer/Songwriter 2005
35
308
Fugees The Score Conscious Hip Hop 1996
36
310
Mercury Rev Deserter's Songs Chamber Pop, Neo-Psychedelia 1998
37
312
Vampire Weekend Vampire Weekend Indie Pop, Indie Rock 2008
38
315
Steely Dan Aja Jazz-Rock, Pop Rock 1977
39
328
Moby Play Downtempo 1999
40
338
Sonic Youth Sister Alternative Rock, Noise Rock 1987
41
345
Eric B. & Rakim Paid in Full Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop 1987
42
348
TV on the Radio Return to Cookie Mountain Art Rock, Indie Rock 2006
43
349
Talking Heads Talking Heads: 77 Art Punk, New Wave 1977
44
366
LCD Soundsystem This Is Happening Dance-Punk, Indietronica 2010
45
377
Steely Dan Pretzel Logic Pop Rock 1974
46
378
Beastie Boys Check Your Head Hip Hop 1992
47
386
LCD Soundsystem LCD Soundsystem Dance-Punk, Indietronica 2005
48
394
Ramones Rocket to Russia Punk Rock 1977
49
396
Simon and Garfunkel Bookends Folk Pop, Folk Rock 1968
50
400
Talking Heads More Songs About Buildings and Food Art Punk, New Wave, Post-Punk 1978
51
404
Sonny Rollins Saxophone Colossus Hard Bop 1957
52
410
LCD Soundsystem American Dream Dance-Punk, New Wave 2017
53
413
Sonic Youth Goo Alternative Rock, Noise Rock 1990
54
424
TV on the Radio Dear Science Indie Rock 2008
55
434
Grizzly Bear Veckatimest Indie Folk, Psychedelic Folk, Psychedelic Pop 2009
56
449
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Fever to Tell Garage Rock Revival, Indie Rock 2003
57
492
Lou Reed New York Rock 1989
58
529
Chic Risqué Disco 1979
59
544
Talking Heads Stop Making Sense Art Rock, New Wave, Post-Punk 1984
60
549
Steely Dan Can't Buy a Thrill Pop Rock 1972
61
554
Thelonious Monk Genius of Modern Music (Volume One) Bebop 1951
62
558
Thelonious Monk Brilliant Corners Hard Bop 1957
63
560
Fiona Apple The Idler Wheel… Art Pop, Singer/Songwriter 2012
64
575
Billy Joel The Stranger Piano Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1977
65
588
Swans The Seer Experimental Rock, Post-Rock 2012
66
591
Various Artists A Christmas Gift for You from Philles Records/Phil Spector Brill Building, Christmas Music, Girl Group 1963
67
599
A Tribe Called Quest We Got It from Here... Thank You 4 Your Service Conscious Hip Hop, Jazz Rap 2016
68
603
Dirty Projectors Bitte Orca Art Pop, Indie Pop, Progressive Pop 2009
69
615
Swans To Be Kind Experimental Rock, Post-Rock 2014
70
617
Jay-Z The Black Album Hip Hop 2003
71
620
Steve Reich Music for 18 Musicians Minimalism 1978
72
625
Steely Dan Countdown to Ecstasy Pop Rock 1973
73
626
Boogie Down Productions Criminal Minded Boom Bap 1987
74
636
Kiss Alive! Hard Rock 1975
75
649
A Tribe Called Quest Midnight Marauders Boom Bap, Jazz Rap 1993
76
653
Raekwon Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Boom Bap, Gangsta Rap 1995
77
674
Jay-Z Reasonable Doubt Boom Bap 1996
78
691
Public Enemy Yo! Bum Rush the Show Conscious Hip Hop, Hardcore Hip Hop 1987
79
693
Battles Mirrored Math Rock 2007
80
695
Genius/GZA Liquid Swords Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop 1995
81
706
The Mahavishnu Orchestra The Inner Mounting Flame Jazz Fusion, Jazz-Rock 1971
82
711
Sugar Copper Blue Alternative Rock, Power Pop 1992
83
726
Run-D.M.C. Run-D.M.C. Hardcore Hip Hop 1984
84
735
Ghostface Killah Supreme Clientele Hardcore Hip Hop 2000
85
742
Sonic Youth Dirty Alternative Rock, Noise Rock 1992
86
746
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Cole Porter Songbook Standards, Vocal Jazz 1956
87
760
Sonic Youth EVOL Experimental Rock, Noise Rock 1986
88
776
Yeah Yeah Yeahs It's Blitz! Alternative Dance, Indie Pop, Indie Rock 2009
89
788
Simon and Garfunkel Parsley, Sage, Rosemary & Thyme Folk Pop, Folk Rock 1966
90
817
Cyndi Lauper She's So Unusual Pop Rock 1983
91
822
Chic C'Est Chic Disco 1978
92
832
Mos Def Black on Both Sides Conscious Hip Hop 1999
93
849
Grizzly Bear Shields Indie Folk, Psychedelic Folk 2012
94
863
Weather Report Heavy Weather Jazz Fusion 1977
95
871
Laura Nyro Eli and the Thirteenth Confession Blue Eyed Soul, Pop Soul, Rhythm & Blues, Singer/Songwriter 1968
96
883
Fiona Apple Tidal Piano Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1996
97
888
The Notorious B.I.G. Life After Death Gangsta Rap 1997
98
891
Vampire Weekend Contra Indie Pop 2010
99
897
The Hold Steady Boys and Girls in America Heartland Rock, Indie Rock, Pub Rock 2006
100
899
A Tribe Called Quest People's Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm Jazz Rap 1990
101
901
ANOHNI Hopelessness Art Pop, Electropop 2016
102
904
Ghostface Killah Fishscale Hardcore Hip Hop 2006
103
917
Bud Powell The Amazing Bud Powell Bebop 1952
104
929
LL Cool J Radio Hardcore Hip Hop 1985
105
930
The Original Broadway Cast West Side Story Show Tunes 1957
106
933
Cannibal Ox The Cold Vein Abstract Hip Hop 2001
107
946
The Rapture Echoes Dance-Punk 2003
108
949
Simon and Garfunkel Sounds of Silence Folk Pop, Folk Rock 1966
109
972
Dirty Projectors Swing Lo Magellan Art Pop, Indie Pop, Progressive Pop 2012
110
977
Heartbreakers L.A.M.F. Punk Rock 1977
111
990
2Pac All Eyez on Me Gangsta Rap 1996
112
1002
Nilsson Nilsson Schmilsson Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1971
113
1014
De La Soul De La Soul Is Dead Conscious Hip Hop 1991
114
1022
The Antlers Hospice Indie Rock 2009
115
1024
Hercules and Love Affair Hercules and Love Affair Electro-Disco 2008
116
1032
Kiss Destroyer Hard Rock 1976
117
1044
The Velvet Underground 1969: Velvet Underground Live with Lou Reed Rock 1974
118
1051
Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five The Message Disco Rap 1982
119
1059
The Last Poets The Last Poets Poetry 1970
120
1075
Thelonious Monk Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 2 Bebop 1952
121
1080
New York Dolls Too Much Too Soon Glam Rock, Proto-Punk 1974
122
1097
TV on the Radio Desperate Youth, Blood Thirsty Babes Art Rock, Experimental Rock, Indie Rock 2004
123
1112
Liars Drum's Not Dead Art Rock, Experimental Rock 2006
124
1139
Thelonious Monk with John Coltrane Thelonious Monk with John Coltrane Hard Bop 1961
125
1162
Boogie Down Productions By All Means Necessary Boom Bap, Conscious Hip Hop, Hardcore Hip Hop, Political Hip Hop 1988
126
1163
Ramones Leave Home Punk Rock 1977
127
1174
Jungle Brothers Done by the Forces of Nature Conscious Hip Hop 1989
128
1176
Sonny Rollins The Bridge Hard Bop 1962
129
1183
Raekwon Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Pt II Hardcore Hip Hop 2009
130
1197
LL Cool J Mama Said Knock You Out Hip Hop 1990
131
1212
Interpol Antics Post-Punk Revival 2004
132
1213
Lou Reed Rock n Roll Animal Glam Rock 1974
133
1215
The Ronettes Presenting the Fabulous Ronettes featuring Veronica Brill Building, Girl Group 1964
134
1216
Sonny Rollins Way Out West Hard Bop 1957
135
1222
Ramones It's Alive Punk Rock 1979
136
1223
Eric B. & Rakim Follow the Leader Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop 1988
137
1232
Tito Puente Dance Mania Guaguancó, Mambo 1958
138
1238
Mahavishnu Orchestra Birds of Fire Jazz Fusion, Jazz-Rock 1973
139
1258
Talking Heads Speaking in Tongues Art Pop, New Wave 1983
140
1262
EPMD Strictly Business Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop 1988
141
1268
Sonny Rollins A Night at the "Village Vanguard" Hard Bop 1958
142
1281
Mobb Deep The Infamous... Boom Bap, Gangsta Rap 1995
143
1288
Blondie Blondie New Wave 1976
144
1293
Fiona Apple Extraordinary Machine Baroque Pop, Piano Rock, Singer/Songwriter 2005
145
1314
Blood, Sweat & Tears Blood, Sweat & Tears Jazz-Rock 1969
146
1317
Steely Dan Katy Lied Pop Rock 1975
147
1319
Grizzly Bear Yellow House Indie Folk, Psychedelic Folk 2006
148
1320
Ultramagnetic MCs Critical Beatdown Boom Bap 1988
149
1343
Moby Everything Is Wrong Electronic 1995
150
1345
Cecil Taylor Unit Structures Free Jazz 1966
151
1356
Mary J. Blige My Life Contemporary R&B 1994
152
1378
Sonic Youth Murray Street Indie Rock, Noise Rock 2002
153
1381
Beastie Boys Hello Nasty Hip Hop 1998
154
1393
The Strokes Room On Fire Garage Rock Revival, Indie Rock 2003
155
1394
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Songbook Standards, Vocal Jazz 1959
156
1414
Joan Baez Joan Baez Folk Revival 1960
157
1422
Laura Nyro New York Tendaberry Pop Soul, Singer/Songwriter 1969
158
1424
Living Colour Vivid Funk Metal, Hard Rock 1988
159
1433
Terence Trent D'Arby Introducing the Hardline According to Terence Trent D'Arby Contemporary R&B, Soul 1987
160
1442
Lou Reed and John Cale Songs for Drella Art Rock 1990
161
1444
Talking Heads Little Creatures Art Pop 1985
162
1447
Blue Öyster Cult Secret Treaties Hard Rock 1974
163
1479
Beirut Gulag Orkestar Indie Folk 2006
164
1513
The Hold Steady Separation Sunday Indie Rock, Pub Rock 2005
165
1515
Blood, Sweat & Tears Child Is Father to the Man Jazz-Rock, Psychedelic Pop 1968
166
1521
Gang Starr Step in the Arena Jazz Rap 1991
167
1528
Mink DeVille Cabretta/Mink DeVille Pop Rock 1977
168
1537
The Velvet Underground VU Art Rock 1985
169
1539
Sleigh Bells Treats Noise Pop 2010
170
1544
2Pac Me Against the World Conscious Hip Hop, Gangsta Rap 1995
171
1547
Public Enemy Apocalypse '91 - The Enemy Strikes Black Conscious Hip Hop, Hardcore Hip Hop, Political Hip Hop 1991
172
1556
John Zorn Naked City Avant-Garde Jazz 1990
173
1558
Dr. Octagon Dr. Octagonecologyst Abstract Hip Hop 1996
174
1569
Le Tigre Le Tigre Dance-Punk, Indietronica, Riot Grrrl 1999
175
1570
Cecil Taylor Conquistador! Free Jazz 1968
176
1604
Fiona Apple When the Pawn... Piano Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1999
177
1615
Silver Apples Silver Apples Electronic, Psychedelic Rock 1968
178
1621
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Rodgers and Hart Songbook Standards, Vocal Jazz 1956
179
1625
Nicolas Jaar Space Is Only Noise Microhouse 2011
180
1626
Suzanne Vega Suzanne Vega Folk Pop, Singer/Songwriter 1985
181
1639
Deee-Lite World Clique Dance-Pop, House 1990
182
1651
Maxwell Maxwell's Urban Hang Suite Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul 1996
183
1653
Willie Colón & Rubén Blades Siembra Salsa Dura 1978
184
1660
Rick James Street Songs Contemporary R&B, Synth Funk 1981
185
1678
Thelonious Monk Monk's Music Hard Bop 1958
186
1680
Lady Gaga The Fame Monster Dance-Pop, Electropop 2009
187
1706
Beirut The Flying Club Cup Indie Folk 2007
188
1709
Afrika Bambaataa & Soulsonic Force Planet Rock - The Album Electro 1986
189
1739
Elvis Costello with Burt Bacharach Painted from Memory Adult Contemporary 1998
190
1765
The Fiery Furnaces Blueberry Boat Art Pop, Progressive Pop 2004
191
1768
Alicia Keys Songs in A Minor Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul 2001
192
1800
Harry Belafonte Calypso Calypso 1956
193
1805
Stray Cats Stray Cats/Built for Speed Rockabilly 1981
194
1809
Steely Dan The Royal Scam Pop Rock 1976
195
1815
Lou Reed Magic and Loss Art Rock 1992
196
1836
Jackie McLean Let Freedom Ring Post-Bop 1962
197
1848
Gang Starr Moment of Truth Boom Bap 1998
198
1855
The Pains of Being Pure at Heart The Pains of Being Pure at Heart Twee Pop 2009
199
1857
Lou Reed Coney Island Baby Art Rock, Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1975
200
1863
Blue Öyster Cult Agents of Fortune Hard Rock 1976
201
1890
Lana Del Rey Ultraviolence Art Pop, Dream Pop 2014
202
1891
50 Cent Get Rich or Die Tryin' Gangsta Rap 2003
203
1903
Ani DiFranco Dilate Alternative Singer/Songwriter, Folk Rock 1996
204
1922
Swans Children of God Experimental Rock, Post-Punk 1987
205
1924
Jungle Brothers Straight out the Jungle Conscious Hip Hop 1988
206
1925
MF Doom Operation: Doomsday Abstract Hip Hop 1999
207
1933
Black Star Mos Def & Talib Kweli Are Black Star Boom Bap, Conscious Hip Hop 1998
208
1944
Mary J. Blige What's the 411? New Jack Swing 1992
209
1947
Lambert, Hendricks and Ross The Hottest New Group in Jazz Vocal Jazz 1959
210
1954
Sonny Rollins Freedom Suite Hard Bop 1958
211
1986
Parquet Courts Human Performance Indie Rock 2016
212
1988
Scissor Sisters Scissor Sisters Dance-Pop, Pop Rock 2004
213
1994
Big Thief Capacity Indie Rock 2017
214
2019
Joe Satriani Surfing with the Alien Hard Rock 1987
215
2024
Helmet Meantime Alternative Metal 1992
216
2025
Lou Reed The Blue Mask Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1982
217
2057
Mos Def The Ecstatic Hip Hop 2009
218
2061
Anthrax Among the Living Thrash Metal 1987
219
2067
Lou Reed Street Hassle Glam Rock 1978
220
2070
Cecil Taylor Live at the Cafe Montmartre/Nefertiti, the Beautiful One Has Come Free Jazz 1963
221
2089
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Songbook Big Band, Vocal Jazz 1957
222
2102
Barbra Streisand The Barbra Streisand Album Standards 1963
223
2103
Gang Gang Dance Saint Dymphna Neo-Psychedelia, Psychedelic Pop 2008
224
2120
Pete Rock and C.L. Smooth Mecca and the Soul Brother Boom Bap, Conscious Hip Hop, Jazz Rap 1992
225
2133
The Books Thought for Food Experimental, Folktronica 2002
226
2135
The Walkmen Bows + Arrows Post-Punk Revival 2004
227
2138
Mercury Rev Yerself Is Steam Experimental Rock, Neo-Psychedelia 1991
228
2148
Aaliyah Aaliyah Contemporary R&B, Pop 2001
229
2150
El-P Cancer 4 Cure Abstract Hip Hop, Experimental Hip Hop 2012
230
2158
Dion Born to Be with You Baroque Pop, Pop Rock 1975
231
2167
Benny Carter Further Definitions Bebop, Swing 1962
232
2206
Living Colour Time's Up Funk Metal, Hard Rock 1990
233
2213
Sonny Rollins Tenor Madness Hard Bop 1956
234
2222
Jay-Z 4:44 Hip Hop 2017
235
2231
Parquet Courts Sunbathing Animal Indie Rock 2014
236
2233
Antony and The Johnsons The Crying Light Chamber Pop, Singer/Songwriter 2009
237
2236
Thelonious Monk Thelonious Monk Trio Hard Bop 1953
238
2252
The Dictators Go Girl Crazy! Hard Rock, Proto-Punk 1975
239
2256
Parquet Courts Light Up Gold Indie Rock 2012
240
2273
The Hold Steady Stay Positive Heartland Rock, Indie Rock 2008
241
2276
Company Flow Funcrusher Plus Abstract Hip Hop, Experimental Hip Hop 1997
242
2282
Nicolas Jaar Sirens Ambient Pop, Art Pop 2016
243
2292
The Roches The Roches Folk Pop 1979
244
2293
Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band Disco 1976
245
2297
Harry Belafonte Belafonte at Carnegie Hall Caribbean Folk Music 1959
246
2313
Lana Del Rey Born to Die Chamber Pop 2012
247
2317
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah Clap Your Hands Say Yeah Indie Rock 2005
248
2322
Steely Dan Gaucho Jazz-Rock, Pop Rock 1980
249
2330
The Weavers The Weavers at Carnegie Hall Contemporary Folk 1957
250
2337
The Original Broadway Cast My Fair Lady Show Tunes 1956
251
2378
Angelo Badalamenti Soundtrack from Twin Peaks Ambient Pop, Dark Jazz, Television Music 1990
252
2410
Bob Mould Workbook Indie Rock 1989
253
2413
Television Adventure New Wave, Post-Punk 1978
254
2416
Darkside Psychic Art Pop 2013
255
2417
The Last Poets This Is Madness Poetry 1971
256
2430
Sonic Youth Rather Ripped Indie Rock 2006
257
2434
Gang Gang Dance Eye Contact Neo-Psychedelia 2011
258
2452
Yeah Yeah Yeahs Show Your Bones Indie Rock 2006
259
2463
John Zorn Spillane Avant-Garde Jazz 1987
260
2478
Yeasayer Odd Blood Neo-Psychedelia, Psychedelic Pop 2010
261
2480
Grizzly Bear Painted Ruins Art Rock, Neo-Psychedelia 2017
262
2484
Blondie Eat to the Beat New Wave, Pop Rock 1979
263
2485
Liars They Threw Us All in a Trench and Stuck a Monument On Top Dance-Punk, Noise Rock 2001
264
2494
Ramones Road to Ruin Punk Rock 1978
265
2495
The Fugs The Village Fugs/The Fugs' First Album Beat Poetry, Folk Rock, Garage Rock, Psychedelic Folk 1965
266
2508
Suicide Alan Vega/Martin Rev - Suicide Synth Punk, Synthpop 1980
267
2522
Metro Area Metro Area Electro-Disco, Nu-Disco 2002
268
2538
El-P Fantastic Damage Abstract Hip Hop, Experimental Hip Hop 2002
269
2539
The Antlers Burst Apart Indie Rock 2011
270
2541
Suzanne Vega Solitude Standing Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1987
271
2542
Q-Tip The Renaissance Conscious Hip Hop 2008
272
2553
Yeasayer All Hour Cymbals Neo-Psychedelia, Psychedelic Pop 2007
273
2562
Fleshtones Roman Gods Garage Rock Revival 1981
274
2564
The dB's Stands for Decibels Jangle Pop, Power Pop 1981
275
2575
The Original Broadway Cast Kiss Me Kate Show Tunes 1949
276
2577
Sonny Sharrock Ask the Ages Avant-Garde Jazz 1991
277
2586
Wu-Tang Clan Wu-Tang Forever Hardcore Hip Hop 1997
278
2600
Art Blakey Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers with Thelonious Monk Hard Bop 1958
279
2634
Thelonious Monk Misterioso Post-Bop 1958
280
2638
Billy Joel 52nd Street Piano Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1978
281
2667
Codeine Frigid Stars LP Slowcore 1990
282
2673
10,000 Maniacs In My Tribe Folk Pop, Jangle Pop 1987
283
2704
James Chance & The Contortions Buy No Wave 1979
284
2705
Cameo Word Up! Contemporary R&B, Synth Funk 1986
285
2710
Don McLean American Pie Contemporary Folk, Singer/Songwriter 1971
286
2745
Swans My Father Will Guide Me Up a Rope to the Sky Experimental Rock 2010
287
2757
The Original Broadway Cast Hair Psychedelic Pop, Show Tunes 1968
288
2773
Run-D.M.C. King of Rock Hardcore Hip Hop 1985
289
2783
Laura Nyro and Labelle Gonna Take a Miracle Pop Soul, Rhythm & Blues 1971
290
2788
Lambert, Hendricks and Ross Sing a Song of Basie Vocal Jazz 1958
291
2824
Kid Creole and The Coconuts Wise Guy/Tropical Gangsters Disco, Pop 1982
292
2833
Thelonious Monk Thelonious Himself Hard Bop 1957
293
2835
LL Cool J BAD: Bigger and Deffer Hardcore Hip Hop 1987
294
2840
The Lounge Lizards The Lounge Lizards Avant-Garde Jazz 1981
295
2841
Weather Report I Sing the Body Electric Jazz Fusion 1972
296
2853
Steve Lacy Reflections: Steve Lacy Plays Thelonious Monk Post-Bop 1959
297
2879
Weather Report Black Market Jazz Fusion 1976
298
2886
Ted Leo, Rx/Pharmacists Hearts of Oak Indie Rock, Power Pop 2003
299
2931
Mink DeVille Coup de Grace Pop Rock 1981
300
2934
Sonic Youth Washing Machine Alternative Rock, Experimental Rock, Noise Rock 1995
301
2952
They Might Be Giants They Might Be Giants Alternative Rock, Indie Pop 1986
302
2954
Thelonious Monk Monk's Dream Hard Bop 1963
303
2958
Autre Ne Veut Anxiety Alternative R&B, Art Pop 2013
304
2963
Big Daddy Kane Long Live the Kane Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop 1988
305
2989
Naked City Torture Garden Avant-Garde Jazz, Grindcore 1989
306
2992
Ol' Dirty Bastard Return to the 36 Chambers: The Dirty Version Hardcore Hip Hop 1995
307
2997
Sonny Rollins East Broadway Run Down Avant-Garde Jazz, Post-Bop 1966

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Swans The Glowing Man Experimental Rock, Post-Rock 2016
Blondie Plastic Letters New Wave, Pop Rock 1977
Sonic Youth Bad Moon Rising No Wave, Noise Rock 1985
Guy Guy New Jack Swing 1988
TV on the Radio Nine Types of Light Art Rock, Indie Rock 2011
Nilsson Aerial Ballet Baroque Pop 1968
Mink DeVille Le Chat Bleu Pop Rock 1980
Mountain Climbing! Blues Rock, Hard Rock 1970
The Lovin' Spoonful Do You Believe in Magic Pop Rock 1965
Cecil Taylor Silent Tongues Free Jazz 1975
Mercury Rev All Is Dream Neo-Psychedelia 2001
Steve Reich Drumming / Music for Mallet Instruments, Voices and Organ / Six Pianos Minimalism 1974
Ted Leo & The Pharmacists The Tyranny of Distance Indie Rock 2001
Foreigner 4 AOR, Hard Rock, Pop Rock 1981
They Might Be Giants Flood Alternative Rock, Indie Pop 1990
Type O Negative Bloody Kisses Gothic Metal 1993
Blue Öyster Cult Tyranny & Mutation Hard Rock 1973
Ella Fitzgerald Ella in Berlin: Mack the Knife Vocal Jazz 1960
Ghostface Killah Ironman Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop 1996
Lana Del Rey Lust for Life Art Pop, Dream Pop 2017
Joan Baez Diamonds and Rust Folk Pop, Singer/Songwriter 1975
John Zorn Spy Vs. Spy Avant-Garde Jazz 1989
They Might Be Giants Lincoln Alternative Rock, Indie Pop 1988
De La Soul Buhloone Mind State Conscious Hip Hop, Jazz Rap 1993
Julie Byrne Not Even Happiness Contemporary Folk, Singer/Songwriter 2017
Blonde Redhead Melody of Certain Damaged Lemons Art Rock, Indie Rock 2000
Sonic Youth The Eternal Alternative Rock 2009
Mary J. Blige Mary Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul 1999
Talking Heads The Name of This Band Is Talking Heads Art Punk, New Wave 1982
Handsome Boy Modeling School So... How's Your Girl? Hip Hop 1999
Barbra Streisand The Broadway Album Show Tunes, Standards 1985
Thelonious Monk Thelonious Alone in San Francisco Jazz 1960
Lana Del Rey Honeymoon Art Pop, Chamber Pop 2015
The Men Open Your Heart Indie Rock, Noise Rock, Post-Hardcore 2012
Cecil Taylor The World of Cecil Taylor/Air Free Jazz 1961
Main Source Breaking Atoms Boom Bap, Conscious Hip Hop 1991
Don Byron Tuskegee Experiments Avant-Garde Jazz 1992
Thelonious Monk Thelonious in Action: Recorded at the Five Spot Cafe, New York City Hard Bop 1958
Dream Theater Images & Words Progressive Metal 1992
John Williams / The London Symphony Orchestra Star Wars Film Score, Orchestral 1977
Paul Simon So Beautiful or So What Folk Pop, Singer/Songwriter 2011
Ol' Dirty Bastard N***a Please Hip Hop 1999
Gang Starr Daily Operation Boom Bap, Conscious Hip Hop, Hardcore Hip Hop 1992
Soul Coughing Ruby Vroom Alternative Rock, Jazz-Rock 1994
Ramones End of the Century Punk Rock 1980
Blonde Redhead Misery Is a Butterfly Indie Pop, Indie Rock 2004
Wynton Kelly Kelly Blue Hard Bop 1959
Wu-Tang Clan The W Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop 2000
Blue Öyster Cult Blue Öyster Cult Hard Rock 1972
Ghostface Killah The Pretty Toney Album Hardcore Hip Hop 2004
Gerry Mulligan Gerry Mulligan Meets Ben Webster Cool Jazz 1959
Janis Ian Between the Lines Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1975
Tito Puente Top Percussion Afro-Cuban Jazz 1958
Black Dice Beaches and Canyons Experimental Rock, Neo-Psychedelia 2002
Mantronix The Album Electro 1985
Steely Dan Two Against Nature Jazz-Rock, Pop Rock, West Coast Rock 2000
Maria Muldaur Maria Muldaur Folk Pop 1973
The Lovin' Spoonful Daydream Folk Rock, Pop Rock 1966
Jay-Z Vol. 2... Hard Knock Life Hardcore Hip Hop 1998
Liars WIXIW Electronic, Experimental Rock 2012
Kelis Kaleidoscope Contemporary R&B 1999
White Zombie Astro-Creep: 2000 - Songs of Love, Destruction and Other Synthetic Delusions of the Electric Head Groove Metal, Industrial Metal 1995
Herbie Mann Memphis Underground Soul Jazz 1969
DIIV Oshin Dream Pop 2012
Liars Sisterworld Experimental Rock 2010
Method Man Tical Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop 1994
David Johansen David Johansen Rock & Roll 1978
Thelonious Monk The Thelonious Monk Orchestra at Town Hall Hard Bop 1959
Arlo Guthrie Alice's Restaurant Contemporary Folk, Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1967
Brand Nubian One for All Conscious Hip Hop 1990
Frankie Cosmos Next Thing Twee Pop 2016
The Persuasions Chirpin' A cappella, Doo-Wop, Soul 1977
Lou Reed New Sensations Pop Rock 1984
Alan Vega Saturn Strip New Wave, Synth Punk 1983
Sugar File Under: Easy Listening Alternative Rock, Power Pop 1994
Jackie McLean One Step Beyond Post-Bop 1963
Adam Green Friends of Mine Anti-Folk, Indie Pop, Singer/Songwriter 2003
Dizzy Gillespie, Sonny Rollins & Sonny Stitt Sonny Side Up Bebop 1958
Battles Gloss Drop Math Rock 2011
Jackie McLean Destination... Out! Post-Bop 1964
Salt 'n' Pepa Hot, Cool & Vicious Pop Rap 1986
Sonic Youth Sonic Nurse Indie Rock, Noise Rock 2004
Prince Paul A Prince Among Thieves Boom Bap 1999
Mercury Rev Boces Neo-Psychedelia, Noise Pop 1993
Jay-Z The Blueprint 3 Hip Hop 2009
Elliott Murphy Aquashow Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1973
Luther Vandross The Night I Fell in Love Smooth Soul 1985
Mercury Rev See You on the Other Side Neo-Psychedelia 1995
Interpol Our Love to Admire Post-Punk Revival 2007
Laura Nyro More Than a New Discovery/The First Songs Pop Soul, Singer/Songwriter 1967
Jeru the Damaja The Sun Rises in the East Boom Bap, Conscious Hip Hop, Hardcore Hip Hop 1994
Barbra Streisand Guilty Adult Contemporary 1980
Azealia Banks Broke With Expensive Taste Hip House 2014
Viktor Vaughn Vaudeville Villain Abstract Hip Hop 2003
Cecil Taylor Looking Ahead! Avant-Garde Jazz 1959
Sonic Youth A Thousand Leaves Alternative Rock, Experimental Rock, Noise Rock 1998
Carly Simon No Secrets Singer/Songwriter, Soft Rock 1972
The Left Banke Walk Away Renée/Pretty Ballerina Baroque Pop, Psychedelic Pop 1967
The Walkmen You & Me Indie Rock 2008
Interpol El Pintor Post-Punk Revival 2014
The Jim Carroll Band Catholic Boy New Wave 1980
Cibo Matto Viva! La Woman Art Pop, Shibuya-kei 1996
The Fugs Tenderness Junction Folk Rock, Psychedelic Rock 1968
Gerry Mulligan What Is There to Say? Cool Jazz 1959
Duane Eddy Have 'Twangy' Guitar Will Travel Rock & Roll 1958
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Jerome Kern Songbook Standards, Vocal Jazz 1963
Broken Bells Broken Bells Indie Pop 2010
The Fugs The Fugs Folk Rock, Garage Rock, Psychedelic Rock 1966
Blonde Redhead 23 Dream Pop, Indie Rock 2007
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Irving Berlin Songbook Big Band, Standards, Vocal Jazz 1958
Sonny Sharrock Guitar Avant-Garde Jazz 1986
Randy Weston The Spirits of Our Ancestors Jazz 1991
The Lovin' Spoonful Hums of The Lovin' Spoonful Folk Rock, Pop Rock 1966
Biz Markie Goin' Off Boom Bap 1988
The Antlers Familiars Art Pop, Dream Pop 2014
Sonny Rollins Plus 4 Hard Bop 1956
El-P I'll Sleep When You're Dead Abstract Hip Hop, Experimental Hip Hop 2007
Gerry Mulligan At Storyville Jazz 1957
David Byrne & St. Vincent Love This Giant Art Pop, Progressive Pop 2012
John Zorn The Big Gundown Avant-Garde Jazz 1986
Liars Mess Alternative Dance, Electro-Industrial 2014
Bud Powell The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 2 Jazz 1954
Son of Bazerk Bazerk Bazerk Bazerk Hip Hop 1991
The Original Broadway Cast Funny Girl Show Tunes 1964
The Books The Lemon of Pink Experimental, Folktronica 2003
Luna Penthouse Indie Pop 1995
Nas Life Is Good Conscious Hip Hop 2012
TV on the Radio Seeds Indie Rock 2014
Eric Andersen Blue River Contemporary Folk, Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1972
Richie Havens Richard P. Havens, 1983 Folk Rock 1969
The Holy Modal Rounders The Holy Modal Rounders Contemporary Folk, Old-Time 1964
KRS-One Return of the Boom Bap Boom Bap, Conscious Hip Hop, Political Hip Hop 1993
Barbra Streisand Stoney End Soft Rock 1971
Defunkt Thermonuclear Sweat Jazz-Funk 1982
Chic Real People Disco, Funk 1980
Joan Baez Joan Baez / 5 Contemporary Folk 1964
Steve Gunn Way Out Weather Folk Rock 2014
DIIV Is The Is Are Dream Pop, Post-Punk 2016
Lil' Kim Hard Core Hip Hop 1996
Maxwell blackSUMMERS'night Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul 2016
Carmen McRae The Great American Songbook Vocal Jazz 1972
Cecil Taylor Jazz Advance Avant-Garde Jazz, Post-Bop 1956
Mariah Carey Butterfly Contemporary R&B, Pop 1997
Defunkt Defunkt Jazz-Funk 1980
Sonny Rollins Newk's Time Hard Bop 1958
Bernard Herrmann Taxi Driver OST Cool Jazz, Film Score 1976
Kid Creole and The Coconuts Fresh Fruit in Foreign Places Pop 1981
Empress Of Me Art Pop, Electropop 2015
The Belmonts Cigars, Acappella, Candy Doo-Wop 1972
The Drums The Drums Indie Pop 2010
Ella Fitzgerald Ella in Rome: The Birthday Concert Vocal Jazz 1988
The Lemon Twigs Do Hollywood Psychedelic Pop 2016
Anthrax Spreading the Disease Thrash Metal 1985
Thelonious Monk Live at the It Club Hard Bop 1982
Fun Lovin' Criminals Come Find Yourself Alternative Rock 1996
Dirty Projectors Dirty Projectors Alternative R&B, Art Pop, Glitch Pop 2017
Sugar Beaster Alternative Rock, Power Pop 1993
Mark Murphy Rah Vocal Jazz 1961
Shelly Manne and His Men At the Manne-Hole, Vol. 1 Jazz 1961
Jay-Z American Gangster Hip Hop 2007
Shelly Manne The West Coast Sound Cool Jazz 1955
Talking Heads True Stories Art Pop, Pop Rock 1986
Big Punisher Capital Punishment Boom Bap, Gangsta Rap 1998
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings 100 Days, 100 Nights Funk, Soul 2007
Richie Havens Mixed Bag Contemporary Folk, Folk Rock 1967
Kelis Food Neo-Soul 2014
Material One Down Disco, Funk 1982
Beastie Boys Hot Sauce Committee Part Two Hip Hop 2011
A$AP Rocky Long.Live.A$AP Hip Hop 2013
Sonny Rollins Work Time Hard Bop 1956
Mariah Carey The Emancipation of Mimi Contemporary R&B, Pop 2005
Buddy Rich Swingin' New Big Band Big Band 1966
Perfect Pussy Say Yes to Love Noise Rock, Post-Hardcore 2014
A$AP Rocky At.Long.Last.A$AP Hip Hop 2015
Steve Gunn Eyes on the Lines Folk Rock 2016
Gerry Mulligan California Concerts Jazz 1954
Nellie McKay Get Away from Me Jazz Pop 2004
DMX It's Dark and Hell Is Hot Hardcore Hip Hop 1998
Kool G Rap & DJ Polo Road to the Riches Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop 1989
Liars Liars Art Rock, Experimental Rock 2007
Lou Reed Legendary Hearts Rock 1983
Barbra Streisand People Traditional Pop 1964
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings Soul of a Woman Deep Soul 2017
Black Moon Enta Da Stage Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop 1993
Spank Rock YOYOYOYOYO Hip Hop 2006
Reflection Eternal Train of Thought Boom Bap, Conscious Hip Hop 2000
Willy DeVille Miracle Pop Rock 1987
Cecil Taylor For Olim Free Jazz 1987
Mink DeVille Where Angels Fear to Tread Pop Rock 1983
Pharmakon Bestial Burden Death Industrial 2014
John Zorn Kristallnacht Avant-Garde Jazz 1993
Mary J. Blige No More Drama Contemporary R&B 2001
Nas It Was Written Boom Bap, Gangsta Rap 1996
Ani DiFranco Living in Clip Alternative Singer/Songwriter 1997
School of Seven Bells SVIIB Dream Pop, Synthpop 2016
DM Stith Heavy Ghost Chamber Folk, Psychedelic Folk, Singer/Songwriter 2009
Tito Puente Cuban Carnival Afro-Cuban Jazz, Mambo 1956
Joan Baez Joan Baez in Concert Folk Revival 1962
Silver Apples Contact Electronic, Experimental Rock, Psychedelic Rock 1968
Organized Konfusion Stress: The Extinction Agenda Boom Bap, Conscious Hip Hop, Jazz Rap 1994
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Harold Arlen Songbook Standards, Vocal Jazz 1960
Maxwell BLACKsummers'night Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul 2009
Brand New Science Fiction Emo, Indie Rock 2017
Garland Jeffreys Ghost Writer Pop Rock 1977
Thelonious Monk At the Blackhawk Hard Bop 1960
Sammy Davis Jr. I Gotta Right to Swing Jazz 1960
De La Soul And the Anonymous Nobody Conscious Hip Hop 2016
The dB's Repercussion Jangle Pop, Power Pop 1982
Suzanne Vega 99.9 F° Folk Pop, Singer/Songwriter 1992
Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane Thelonious Monk Quartet with John Coltrane at Carnegie Hall Hard Bop 2005
Jackie McLean Bluesnik Hard Bop 1961
The Moldy Peaches The Moldy Peaches Anti-Folk, Indie Pop, Lo-Fi Indie 2001
Swans Soundtracks for the Blind Experimental Rock, Post-Rock 1996
Joan Baez Joan Baez, Vol. 2 Folk Revival 1961
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Swings Brightly with Nelson Standards, Vocal Jazz 1959
Klezmatics Rhythm + Jews Klezmer 1991
Department of Eagles In Ear Park Indie Folk 2008
The Revolutionary Ensemble The People's Republic Free Jazz 1975
Radio 4 Gotham! Dance-Punk, Indie Rock 2002
Joan Baez Joan Baez in Concert, Part 2 Folk Revival 1963
Thelonious Monk & Sonny Rollins Thelonious Monk & Sonny Rollins Hard Bop 1957
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Swings Lightly Standards, Vocal Jazz 1958
Fun Lovin' Criminals 100% Colombian Alternative Rock, Funk 1998
The Fiery Furnaces Gallowsbird's Bark Art Pop, Indie Rock 2003
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Wishes You a Swinging Christmas Christmas Music, Vocal Jazz 1960
Princess Nokia 1992/1992 Deluxe Trap Rap 2017
Ella Fitzgerald Like Someone in Love Standards, Vocal Jazz 1957
The Strokes First Impressions of Earth Garage Rock Revival, Indie Rock 2006
Jackie McLean New & Old Gospel Avant-Garde Jazz 1967
Jackson C. Frank Jackson C. Frank/Blues Run the Game Contemporary Folk, Singer/Songwriter 1965
The Original Broadway Cast Hamilton Show Tunes 2015
Organized Konfusion Organized Konfusion Boom Bap, Jazz Rap 1991
The Books Lost and Safe Experimental, Folktronica 2005
Scissor Sisters Ta-Dah Dance-Pop 2006
New York Dolls One Day It Will Please Us to Remember Even This Glam Rock 2006
BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah Sour Soul Hardcore Hip Hop, Jazz Rap 2015
The Apartments No Song, No Spell, No Madrigal Chamber Pop 2015
Buddy Rich Mercy, Mercy Big Band 1968
Vijay Iyer Sextet Far from Over Post-Bop 2017
Ka The Night's Gambit Hip Hop 2013
Dirty Projectors Rise Above Art Rock, Progressive Pop 2007
Joey Bada$$ All Amerikkkan Bada$$ Conscious Hip Hop, Political Hip Hop 2017
High Places High Places Neo-Psychedelia, Psychedelic Pop 2008
The Rapture Pieces of the People We Love Dance-Punk, Post-Punk Revival 2006
The DFA The DFA Remixes: Chapter One Dance-Punk, Electro-Disco 2006
Oneida Secret Wars Experimental Rock, Neo-Psychedelia 2004
Ted Leo + Pharmacists Shake the Sheets Indie Rock, Power Pop 2004
Nellie McKay Pretty Little Head Jazz Pop, Singer/Songwriter 2006
Mercury Rev The Secret Migration Indie Pop, Neo-Psychedelia 2005
Oneida Happy New Year Psychedelic Rock 2006