Release Groups

#YearTitleArtistTypeRatingReleases
11967Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club BandThe BeatlesAlbum4.5550
21966Pet SoundsThe Beach BoysAlbum4.543
31966RevolverThe BeatlesAlbum4.635
41965Highway 61 RevisitedBob DylanAlbum4.3524
51965Rubber SoulThe BeatlesAlbum4.435
61971What’s Going OnMarvin GayeAlbum4.729
71972Exile on Main St.The Rolling StonesAlbum4.4543
81979London CallingThe ClashAlbum4.332
91966Blonde on BlondeBob DylanAlbum4.442
101968The Beatles (“The White Album”)The BeatlesAlbum4.348
111976The Sun SessionsElvis PresleyAlbum + Compilation4.53
121959Kind of BlueMiles DavisAlbum4.5547
131967The Velvet Underground & NicoThe Velvet Underground & NicoAlbum4.6528
141969Abbey RoadThe BeatlesAlbum4.648
151967Are You ExperiencedThe Jimi Hendrix ExperienceAlbum4.1538
161975Blood on the TracksBob DylanAlbum4.622
171991NevermindNirvanaAlbum4.560
181975Born to RunBruce SpringsteenAlbum4.5534
191968Astral WeeksVan MorrisonAlbum4.4514
201982ThrillerMichael JacksonAlbum4.3548
211982The Great Twenty‐EightChuck BerryAlbum + Compilation4
221990The Complete RecordingsRobert JohnsonAlbum + Compilation4.58
231970John Lennon/Plastic Ono BandJohn Lennon/Plastic Ono BandAlbum416
241973InnervisionsStevie WonderAlbum523
251963Live at the Apollo, 1962James BrownAlbum + Live4.58
261977RumoursFleetwood MacAlbum4.747
271987The Joshua TreeU2Album4.248
281971Who’s NextThe WhoAlbum4.437
291969Led ZeppelinLed ZeppelinAlbum4.746
301971BlueJoni MitchellAlbum4.316
311965Bringing It All Back HomeBob DylanAlbum4.7540
321969Let It BleedThe Rolling StonesAlbum4.5529
331976RamonesRamonesAlbum4.4515
341968Music From Big PinkThe BandAlbum422
351972The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From MarsDavid BowieAlbum4.6545
361971TapestryCarole KingAlbum4.331
371976Hotel CaliforniaEaglesAlbum4.4541
382001The AnthologyMuddy WatersAlbum + Compilation21
391963Please Please MeThe BeatlesAlbum4.162
401967Forever ChangesLoveAlbum4.6517
411977Never Mind the Bollocks Here’s the Sex PistolsSex PistolsAlbum4.735
421967The DoorsThe DoorsAlbum4.4537
431973The Dark Side of the MoonPink FloydAlbum4.7580
441975HorsesPatti SmithAlbum4.1517
451969The Band (“The Brown Album”)The BandAlbum4.3515
461984Legend: The Best of Bob Marley and The WailersBob Marley & The WailersAlbum + Compilation4.4539
471965A Love SupremeJohn ColtraneAlbum4.8528
481988It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us BackPublic EnemyAlbum3.422
491971At Fillmore EastThe Allman Brothers BandAlbum + Live4.525
501957Here’s Little RichardLittle RichardAlbum4.258
511970Bridge Over Troubled WaterSimon and GarfunkelAlbum4.332
521975Greatest HitsAl GreenAlbum + Compilation514
531964Meet the Beatles!The BeatlesAlbum4.532
541991The Birth of SoulRay CharlesAlbum + Compilation1
551968Electric LadylandThe Jimi Hendrix ExperienceAlbum4.444
561956Elvis PresleyElvis PresleyAlbum4.6516
571976Songs in the Key of LifeStevie WonderAlbum4.319
581968Beggars BanquetThe Rolling StonesAlbum4.5525
591976Chronicle: The 20 Greatest HitsCreedence Clearwater Revival featuring John FogertyAlbum + Compilation532
601969Trout Mask ReplicaCaptain Beefheart & His Magic BandAlbum4.38
611970Greatest HitsSly & the Family StoneAlbum + Compilation4.55
621987Appetite for DestructionGuns N’ RosesAlbum4.549
631991Achtung BabyU2Album4.3529
641971Sticky FingersThe Rolling StonesAlbum4.3538
651991Back to Mono (1958–1969)Phil SpectorAlbum + Compilation3
661970MoondanceVan MorrisonAlbum4.5527
672000Kid ARadioheadAlbum4.526
681979Off the WallMichael JacksonAlbum4.130
691971[Led Zeppelin IV]Led ZeppelinAlbum4.8560
701977The StrangerBilly JoelAlbum4.531
711986GracelandPaul SimonAlbum534
721972SuperflyCurtis MayfieldAlbum + Soundtrack4.617
731975Physical GraffitiLed ZeppelinAlbum4.334
741970After the Gold RushNeil YoungAlbum517
751991Star TimeJames BrownAlbum + Compilation51
761984Purple RainPrince and The RevolutionAlbum + Soundtrack4.332
771980Back in BlackAC/DCAlbum4.539
781965Otis Blue: Otis Redding Sings SoulOtis ReddingAlbum520
791969Led Zeppelin IILed ZeppelinAlbum4.546
801971ImagineJohn LennonAlbum433
811977The ClashThe ClashAlbum4.225
821972HarvestNeil YoungAlbum518
831967Axis: Bold as LoveThe Jimi Hendrix ExperienceAlbum4.2533
841967I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love YouAretha FranklinAlbum3.510
851968Lady SoulAretha FranklinAlbum510
861984Born in the U.S.A.Bruce SpringsteenAlbum4.65127
871979The WallPink FloydAlbum4.455
881968At Folsom PrisonJohnny CashAlbum + Live4.1511
891969Dusty in MemphisDusty SpringfieldAlbum415
901972Talking BookStevie WonderAlbum517
911973Goodbye Yellow Brick RoadElton JohnAlbum440
92197820 Golden GreatsBuddy HollyAlbum + Compilation4
931987Sign “☮︎” the TimesPrinceAlbum4.410
94197740 Greatest HitsHank WilliamsAlbum + Compilation4
951970Bitches BrewMiles DavisAlbum4.929
961969TommyThe WhoAlbum4.439
971963The Freewheelin’ Bob DylanBob DylanAlbum4.419
981978This Year’s ModelElvis CostelloAlbum4.6517
991971There’s a Riot Goin’ OnSly & the Family StoneAlbum518
1001968Odessey and OracleThe ZombiesAlbum524

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