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 & NicoAlbum4.6532
21967Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club BandThe BeatlesAlbum4.5555
31966Pet SoundsThe Beach BoysAlbum4.5544
41967I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love YouAretha FranklinAlbum3.513
51968Electric LadylandThe Jimi Hendrix ExperienceAlbum446
61968At Folsom PrisonJohnny CashAlbum + Live4.313
71969Let It BleedThe Rolling StonesAlbum4.531
81967The DoorsThe DoorsAlbum4.5538
91965Highway 61 RevisitedBob DylanAlbum4.428
101968Astral WeeksVan MorrisonAlbum4.4514
111971What’s Going OnMarvin GayeAlbum4.6533
121976Songs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum4.521
131979London CallingThe ClashAlbum4.335
141976Hotel CaliforniaEaglesAlbum4.4544
151973The Dark Side of the MoonPink FloydAlbum4.882
161977RumoursFleetwood MacAlbum4.6555
171979Unknown PleasuresJoy DivisionAlbum4.424
181978Parallel LinesBlondieAlbum4.218
191972The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From MarsDavid BowieAlbum4.7547
201977Never Mind the Bollocks Here’s the Sex PistolsSex PistolsAlbum4.736
211981DareThe Human LeagueAlbum3.516
221986GracelandPaul SimonAlbum4.7540
231988Tracy ChapmanTracy ChapmanAlbum4.1519
241985Hounds of LoveKate BushAlbum3.9525
251986The Queen Is DeadThe SmithsAlbum4.527
261987The Joshua TreeU2Album4.2550
2719821999PrinceAlbum4.1524
281989The Stone RosesThe Stone RosesAlbum4.327
291984Born in the U.S.A.Bruce SpringsteenAlbum4.65156
301982RioDuran DuranAlbum423
311994ParklifeBlurAlbum3.916
321991Blue LinesMassive AttackAlbum3.9520
331998The Miseducation of Lauryn HillLauryn HillAlbum4.1513
341991NevermindNirvanaAlbum4.565
351994Definitely MaybeOasisAlbum4.4522
361995Stanley RoadPaul WellerAlbum48
371991ScreamadelicaPrimal ScreamAlbum415
381995Different ClassPulpAlbum4.1510
391997OK ComputerRadioheadAlbum4.6532
401997Urban HymnsThe VerveAlbum414
412006Whatever People Say I Am, That’s What I’m NotArctic MonkeysAlbum4.211
422004Franz FerdinandFranz FerdinandAlbum4.1518
432001Is This ItThe StrokesAlbum4.4517
442006Back to BlackAmy WinehouseAlbum4.132
452003ElephantThe White StripesAlbum4.114
462003Dangerously in LoveBeyoncéAlbum3.6514
472002A Rush of Blood to the HeadColdplayAlbum4.1524
482002Up the BracketThe LibertinesAlbum9
492004Hot FussThe KillersAlbum3.9524
502004Aha Shake HeartbreakKings of LeonAlbum48
51201121AdeleAlbum4.120
522011Take CareDrakeAlbum3.656
532012Born to DieLana Del ReyAlbum4.0547
542014Royal BloodRoyal BloodAlbum3.511
552017Visions of a LifeWolf AliceAlbum3
562013AMArctic MonkeysAlbum4.5514
572017As You WereLiam GallagherAlbum49
582011Noel Gallagher’s High Flying BirdsNoel Gallagher’s High Flying BirdsAlbum4.3523
592013OppositesBiffy ClyroAlbum56
602016 (Blackstar)David BowieAlbum4.516
611987Appetite for DestructionGuns N’ RosesAlbum4.5552
622003AbsolutionMuseAlbum4.1524
631976JailbreakThin LizzyAlbum517
641991Metallica (“The Black Album”)MetallicaAlbum4.227
651977Bat Out of HellMeat LoafAlbum3.832
661975A Night at the OperaQueenAlbum4.458
671985Brothers in ArmsDire StraitsAlbum4.647
681980Back in BlackAC/DCAlbum4.5545
691986Slippery When WetBon JoviAlbum4.3529
701971[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum4.8565
711984Purple RainPrince and The RevolutionAlbum + Soundtrack4.336
721980The Blues BrothersThe Blues BrothersAlbum + Soundtrack3.617
731994Pulp Fiction: Music From the Motion PictureVarious ArtistsAlbum + Compilation + Soundtrack3.421
741996Trainspotting (Music From the Motion Picture)Various ArtistsAlbum + Soundtrack37
751977Saturday Night Fever: The Original Movie Sound TrackVarious ArtistsAlbum + Soundtrack522
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 + Soundtrack4.284
811970ParanoidBlack SabbathAlbum4.844
821997The Colour and the ShapeFoo FightersAlbum4.416
832007Favourite Worst NightmareArctic MonkeysAlbum4.6511
841995(What’s the Story) Morning Glory?OasisAlbum4.0524
851995The BendsRadioheadAlbum4.325
8619992001Dr. DreAlbum4.513
872001DiscoveryDaft PunkAlbum4.413
881969Led Zeppelin IILed ZeppelinAlbum4.5551
892001Origin of SymmetryMuseAlbum4.5524
901989DoolittlePixiesAlbum4.3523
9119731967–1970 (“The Blue Album”)The BeatlesAlbum + Compilation4.621
922000Blur: The Best OfBlurAlbum + Compilation3.511
931984Legend: The Best of Bob Marley and The WailersBob Marley & The WailersAlbum + Compilation4.4551
941997The Best of David Bowie 1969/1974David BowieAlbum + Compilation35
952001International Superhits!Green DayAlbum + Compilation3.259
961990The Immaculate CollectionMadonnaAlbum + Compilation4.413
972002HitsPulpAlbum + Compilation35
981991Greatest Hits IIQueenAlbum + Compilation4.525
991971Hot Rocks 1964–1971The Rolling StonesAlbum + Compilation3.6518
1002008Best of Stereophonics: Decade in the SunStereophonicsAlbum + Compilation6

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