Annotation

A list generated by the listeners of Absolute Radio's The Dave Berry Breakfast Show in 2021.

The list is not a specific order, and is grouped as so:

1-10 The 1960s
11-20 - The 1970s
21-30 - The 1980s
31-40 - The 1990s
41-50 - The 2000s
51-60 - The 2010s
61-70 - Classic Rock
71-80 - Movie Soundtracks
81-90 - The Best Difficult Second Album
91-100 - The Best of the Best Of.

Annotation last modified on 2021-02-15 19:45 UTC.

Release Groups

#YearTitleArtistTypeRatingReleases
11967The Velvet Underground & NicoThe Velvet Underground & NicoAlbum4.735
21967Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club BandThe BeatlesAlbum4.5561
31966Pet SoundsThe Beach BoysAlbum4.4549
41967I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love YouAretha FranklinAlbum3.813
51968Electric LadylandThe Jimi Hendrix ExperienceAlbum3.8549
61968At Folsom PrisonJohnny CashAlbum + Live4.313
71969Let It BleedThe Rolling StonesAlbum4.4532
81967The DoorsThe DoorsAlbum4.537
91965Highway 61 RevisitedBob DylanAlbum4.2529
101968Astral WeeksVan MorrisonAlbum4.2514
111971What’s Going OnMarvin GayeAlbum4.6541
121976Songs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum4.5525
131979London CallingThe ClashAlbum4.2536
141976Hotel CaliforniaEaglesAlbum4.450
151973The Dark Side of the MoonPink FloydAlbum4.7596
161977RumoursFleetwood MacAlbum4.4561
171979Unknown PleasuresJoy DivisionAlbum4.4528
181978Parallel LinesBlondieAlbum4.120
191972The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From MarsDavid BowieAlbum4.6548
201977Never Mind the Bollocks Here’s the Sex PistolsSex PistolsAlbum4.6539
211981DareThe Human LeagueAlbum3.516
221986GracelandPaul SimonAlbum4.641
231988Tracy ChapmanTracy ChapmanAlbum420
241985Hounds of LoveKate BushAlbum3.85129
251986The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsAlbum4.3527
261987The Joshua TreeU2Album4.451
2719821999PrinceAlbum4.1525
281989The Stone RosesThe Stone RosesAlbum4.332
291984Born in the U.S.A.Bruce SpringsteenAlbum4.65160
301982RioDuran DuranAlbum4.1524
311994ParklifeBlurAlbum3.919
321991Blue LinesMassive AttackAlbum420
331998The Miseducation of Lauryn HillLauryn HillAlbum4.1513
341991NevermindNirvanaAlbum4.4576
351994Definitely MaybeOasisAlbum4.4523
361995Stanley RoadPaul WellerAlbum48
371991ScreamadelicaPrimal ScreamAlbum315
381995Different ClassPulpAlbum3.8510
391997OK ComputerRadioheadAlbum4.6537
401997Urban HymnsThe VerveAlbum3.7514
412006Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m NotArctic MonkeysAlbum4.0512
422004Franz FerdinandFranz FerdinandAlbum4.1520
432001Is This ItThe StrokesAlbum4.3516
442006Back to BlackAmy WinehouseAlbum4.1536
452003ElephantThe White StripesAlbum416
462003Dangerously in LoveBeyoncéAlbum3.6514
472002A Rush of Blood to the HeadColdplayAlbum4.124
482002Up the BracketThe LibertinesAlbum10
492004Hot FussThe KillersAlbum3.924
502004Aha Shake HeartbreakKings of LeonAlbum49
51201121AdeleAlbum4.220
522011Take CareDrakeAlbum3.656
532012Born to DieLana Del ReyAlbum4.05114
542014Royal BloodRoyal BloodAlbum3.8511
552017Visions of a LifeWolf AliceAlbum7
562013AMArctic MonkeysAlbum4.3514
572017As You WereLiam GallagherAlbum4.59
582011Noel Gallagher’s High Flying BirdsNoel Gallagher’s High Flying BirdsAlbum4.3523
592013OppositesBiffy ClyroAlbum57
602016 (Blackstar)David BowieAlbum4.416
611987Appetite for DestructionGuns N’ RosesAlbum4.3558
622003AbsolutionMuseAlbum4.0525
631976JailbreakThin LizzyAlbum518
641991Metallica (“The Black Album”)MetallicaAlbum4.245
651977Bat Out of HellMeat LoafAlbum3.8536
661975A Night at the OperaQueenAlbum4.2562
671985Brothers in ArmsDire StraitsAlbum4.6553
681980Back in BlackAC/DCAlbum4.450
691986Slippery When WetBon JoviAlbum4.3532
701971[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum4.7568
711984Purple RainPrince and The RevolutionAlbum + Soundtrack4.2537
721980The Blues BrothersThe Blues BrothersAlbum + Soundtrack3.618
731994Pulp Fiction: Music From the Motion PictureVarious ArtistsAlbum + Soundtrack3.6522
741996Trainspotting (Music From the Motion Picture)Various ArtistsAlbum + Soundtrack39
751977Saturday Night Fever: The Original Movie Sound TrackVarious ArtistsAlbum + Soundtrack4.627
761979Quadrophenia (1979 soundtrack)Various ArtistsAlbum + Compilation + Soundtrack6
771977Star Wars: A New HopeJohn WilliamsAlbum + Soundtrack424
781990GoodFellasVarious ArtistsAlbum + Soundtrack3
792011Drive: Original Motion Picture SoundtrackCliff MartinezAlbum + Compilation + Soundtrack36
801965Help!The BeatlesAlbum + Soundtrack4.0586
811970ParanoidBlack SabbathAlbum4.849
821997The Colour and the ShapeFoo FightersAlbum4.0517
832007Favourite Worst NightmareArctic MonkeysAlbum4.4511
841995(What’s the Story) Morning Glory?OasisAlbum3.8526
851995The BendsRadioheadAlbum4.2529
8619992001Dr. DreAlbum4.215
872001DiscoveryDaft PunkAlbum4.315
881969Led Zeppelin IILed ZeppelinAlbum4.5551
892001Origin of SymmetryMuseAlbum4.4526
901989DoolittlePixiesAlbum4.423
9119731967–1970 (“The Blue Album”)The BeatlesAlbum + Compilation4.5524
922000Blur: The Best OfBlurAlbum + Compilation3.511
931984Legend: The Best of Bob Marley and The WailersBob Marley & The WailersAlbum + Compilation4.257
941997The Best of David Bowie 1969/1974David BowieAlbum + Compilation36
952001International Superhits!Green DayAlbum + Compilation3.259
961990The Immaculate CollectionMadonnaAlbum + Compilation4.4513
972002HitsPulpAlbum + Compilation35
981991Greatest Hits IIQueenAlbum + Compilation4.526
991971Hot Rocks 1964–1971The Rolling StonesAlbum + Compilation3.6520
1002008Best of Stereophonics: Decade in the SunStereophonicsAlbum + Compilation6

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