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100 Best Albums Of 80's (With Favourite Tracks)

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1980

People who added this item 19 Average listal rating (15 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 0
Pretenders - The Pretenders
Released: January 19, 1980
Genres: New Wave, Punk Rock, Alternative Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Brass In Pocket
- Kid
- Precious
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People who added this item 15 Average listal rating (5 ratings) 5.2 IMDB Rating 0
Get Happy!! - Elvis Costello & The Attractions
Released: February 15, 1980
Genres: Punk Rock, New Wave, Post-Punk
Favourite Tracks:
- High Fidelity
- New Amsterdam
- Possession
- Riot Act
- Temptation
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People who added this item 9 Average listal rating (8 ratings) 7.4 IMDB Rating 0
Colossal Youth - Young Marble Giants
Released: February, 1980
Genres: Post-Punk, Minimal Synth
Favourite Tracks:
- Constantly Changing
- Credit In The Straight World
- Searching For Mr Right
- The Taxi
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People who added this item 10 Average listal rating (8 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 0
Crazy Rhythms - The Feelies
Released: April, 1980
Genres: Post-Punk, New Wave, Jangle Pop
Favourite Tracks:
- Crazy Rhythms
- Loveless Love
- Original Love
- The Boy With Perpetual Nervousness
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People who added this item 199 Average listal rating (138 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 0
Iron Maiden - Iron Maiden
Released: April 14, 1980
Genres: Heavy Metal, NWOBHM
Favourite Tracks:
- Phantom Of The Opera
- Remember Tomorrow
- Strange World
- Transylvania
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People who added this item 280 Average listal rating (191 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 0
Closer - Joy Division
Released: July 18, 1980
Genres: Post-Punk, Gothic Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Atrocity Exhibition
- Heart And Soul
- Isolation
- Twenty Four Hours
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Released: July, 1980
Genres: Experimental Rock, Post-Punk, Art Punk
Favourite Tracks:
- Blenheim Shots
- Cake Shop
- Robot Factory
- Whatever Happens Next...
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People who added this item 48 Average listal rating (24 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 0
Never For Ever - Kate Bush
Released: September 8, 1980
Genres: Art Pop, Progressive Pop, Baroque Pop
Favourite Tracks:
- All We Ever Look For
- Army Dreamers
- Babooshka
- The Wedding List
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People who added this item 9 Average listal rating (6 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 0
Jeopardy - The Sound
Released: November, 1980
Genres: Post-Punk, New Wave
Favourite Tracks:
- Heartland
- Heyday
- I Can't Escape Myself
- Resistance
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People who added this item 63 Average listal rating (32 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 0
Sandinista! - The Clash
Released: December 12, 1980
Genres: Punk Rock, Post-Punk, Funk
Favourite Tracks:
- Charlie Don't Surf
- Look Here
- Lose This Skin
- Police On My Back
- Rebel Waltz
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Monkey Banana Kitchen - Family Fodder
Released: 1980
Genres: Post-Punk, New Wave, Experimental Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Cerf Volant
- Love Song
- Symbols
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Günlerimiz - Zülfü Livaneli
Released: 1980
Genres: Turkish Folk, Özgün Müzik
Favourite Tracks:
- Dağlara Küstüm
- Eski Tüfek
- Günlerimiz
- Kardeşin Duymaz
- Yiğidim Aslanım
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1981

People who added this item 6 Average listal rating (3 ratings) 7.3 IMDB Rating 0
...And Don't The Kids Just Love It - Television Personalities
Released: January, 1981
Genres: Post-Punk, Indie Pop, Twee Pop
Favourite Tracks:
- A Family Affair
- La Grande Illusion
- The Glittering Prizes
- World Of Pauline Lewis
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People who added this item 11 Average listal rating (2 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 0
Trust - Elvis Costello
Released: January 23, 1981
Genres: Pop/Rock, New Wave, Power Pop
Favourite Tracks:
- Big Sister's Clothes
- New Lace Sleeves
- Shot With His Own Gun
- Watch Your Step
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People who added this item 31 Average listal rating (19 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 0
Juju - Siouxsie and the Banshees
Released: June 6, 1981
Genres: Post-Punk, Gothic Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Arabian Nights
- Into The Light
- Night Shift
- Spellbound
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People who added this item 4 Average listal rating (2 ratings) 8 IMDB Rating 0
Odyshape - The Raincoats
Released: June, 1981
Genres: Post-Punk, Experimental Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Baby Song
- Odyshape
- Only Loved At Night
- Shouting Out Loud
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People who added this item 5 Average listal rating (3 ratings) 5.7 IMDB Rating 0
Fire Of Love - The Gun Club
Released: August 31, 1981
Genres: Punk Blues, Psychobilly, Garage Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Black Train
- Jack On Fire
- Preaching The Blues
- Sex Beat
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People who added this item 57 Average listal rating (36 ratings) 7.7 IMDB Rating 0
Discipline - King Crimson
Released: September 22, 1981
Genres: Progressive Rock, New Wave, Experimental Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Frame By Frame
- Matte Kudasai
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People who added this item 13 Average listal rating (12 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 0
Deceit - This Heat
Released: September, 1981
Genres: Post-Punk, Experimental Rock, Industrial Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- A New Kind Of Water
- Independence
- Paper Hats
- Sleep
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People who added this item 9 Average listal rating (7 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 0
From The Lions Mouth - The Sound
Released: November, 1981
Genres: Post-Punk, Gothic Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Contact The Fact
- Possession
- Sense Of Purpose
- Silent Air
- Winning
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Released: 1981
Genres: Anatolian Rock, Symphonic Prog, Turkish Pop
Favourite Tracks:
- 2025 (Üçüncü Yolculuk)
- Adem Oğlu Kızgın Fırın Havva Kızı Mercimek
- Alla Beni Pulla Beni
- Cacık
- Dönence
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People who added this item 2 Average listal rating (2 ratings) 10 IMDB Rating 0
Souviens Toi De M'Oublier - Catherine Deneuve
Released: 1981
Genres: Chanson, Soft Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Dépression Au-Dessus Du Jardin
- Marine Band Tremolo
- Oh Soliman
- Overseas Telegram
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People who added this item 1 Average listal rating (1 ratings) 10 IMDB Rating 0
Grauzone - Grauzone
Released: 1981
Genres: Post-Punk, Synth Pop, Neue Deutsche Welle
Favourite Tracks:
- Der Weg Zu Zweit
- Hinter Den Bergen
- Marmelade Und Himbeereis
- Schlachtet!
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People who added this item 3 Average listal rating (2 ratings) 4.5 IMDB Rating 0
Dolmen Music - Meredith Monk
Released: 1981
Genres: Modern Classical, Minimalism, A Cappella
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People who added this item 5 Average listal rating (4 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 0
Desire - Tuxedomoon
Released: 1981
Genres: Experimental Rock, Gothic Rock, Minimal Wave
Favourite Tracks:
- Again
- Desire
- East / Jinx / ... / Music 1
- In The Name Of Talent (Italian Western Two)
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1982

People who added this item 295 Average listal rating (207 ratings) 8.2 IMDB Rating 0
The Number Of The Beast - Iron Maiden
Released: March 22, 1982
Genres: Heavy Metal, NWOBHM
Favourite Tracks:
- 22, Acacia Avenue
- Hallowed Be Thy Name
- The Number Of The Beast
- Run To The Hills
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People who added this item 22 Average listal rating (12 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 0
Big Science - Laurie Anderson
Released: April 19, 1982
Genres: Art Pop, Electronic, Avant-Garde
Favourite Tracks:
- Big Science
- Example #22
- O Superman (For Massenet)
- Sweaters
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People who added this item 31 Average listal rating (13 ratings) 7.2 IMDB Rating 0
Imperial Bedroom - Elvis Costello & The Attractions
Released: July 2, 1982
Genres: New Wave, Baroque Pop, Psychedelic Pop
Favourite Tracks:
- ...And In Every Home
- Almost Blue
- Beyond Belief
- The Loved Ones
- Town Cryer
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People who added this item 80 Average listal rating (48 ratings) 8.4 IMDB Rating 0
The Dreaming - Kate Bush
Released: September 13, 1982
Genres: Art Pop, Progressive Pop, Baroque Pop
Favourite Tracks:
- Get Out Of My House
- Sat In Your Lap
- There Goes A Tenner
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People who added this item 3 Average listal rating (3 ratings) 8.7 IMDB Rating 0
Miami - The Gun Club
Released: September 20, 1982
Genres: Punk Blues, Post-Punk, Roots Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Carry Home
- Like Calling Up Thunder
- Mother Of Earth
- Watermelon Man
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People who added this item 472 Average listal rating (367 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 0
Thriller - Michael Jackson
Released: November 30, 1982
Genres: Pop, Funk, Dance
Favourite Tracks:
- Beat It
- Billie Jean
- Thriller
- Wanna Be Startin' Somethin'
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So Far - Bob Theil
Released: 1982
Genres: Contemporary Folk, Progressive Folk
Favourite Tracks:
- December 1918
- Lady
- Who Are We Now?
- Wind In The Wires
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People who added this item 4 Average listal rating (4 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 0
Winter Into Spring - George Winston
Released: 1982
Genres: Modern Classical, New Age
Favourite Tracks:
- February Sea
- January Stars
- Rain / Dance
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People who added this item 20 Average listal rating (11 ratings) 7.5 IMDB Rating 0
Glassworks - Philip Glass
Released: 1982
Genres: Post-Minimalism, Modern Classical, Chamber Music
Favourite Tracks:
- Facades
- Floe
- Opening & Closing
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1983

People who added this item 30 Average listal rating (21 ratings) 7 IMDB Rating 0
Confusion Is Sex - Sonic Youth
Released: February, 1983
Genres: Experimental Rock, Indie Rock, No Wave
Favourite Tracks:
- Confusion Is Next
- Inhuman
- Protect Me You
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People who added this item 99 Average listal rating (60 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 0
Murmur - R.E.M.
Released: April 12, 1983
Genres: Jangle Pop, Alternative Rock, Post-Punk
Favourite Tracks:
- Catapult
- Perfect Circle
- Radio Free Europe
- Talk About The Passion
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People who added this item 61 Average listal rating (41 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 0
Violent Femmes - Violent Femmes
Released: April, 1983
Genres: Post-Punk, Folk Rock, Acoustic Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Blister In The Sun
- Gone Daddy Gone
- Good Feeling
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People who added this item 15 Average listal rating (12 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 0
Released: May 30, 1983
Genres: Pop/Rock, AOR, Hard Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Faster Than The Speed Of Night
- Have You Ever Seen The Rain?
- Total Eclipse Of The Heart
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Gathering Dust [EP] - Modern English
Released: July, 1983
Genres: Post-Punk
Favourite Tracks:
- Gathering Dust
- Mesh And Lace
- Swans On Glass
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Released: 1983
Genres: Anatolian Rock, Turkish Pop, Progressive Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Bal Sultan
- Eski Bir Fincan
- Geçti Dost Kervanı
- Kazma
- Kol Düğmeleri
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Ada - Zülfü Livaneli
Released: 1983
Genres: Turkish Folk, Özgün Müzik
Favourite Tracks:
- Ada
- Gözlerin
- Gün Olur
- Özgürlük
- Sus Söyleme
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1984

People who added this item 7 Average listal rating (6 ratings) 8.7 IMDB Rating 0
Tabula Rasa - Arvo Pärt,Dennis Russell Davies,Keith Jarrett,Gidon Kremer,Stuttgart State Orchestra,Tatiana Grinden
Released: 1984
Genres: Modern Classical, Minimalism
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People who added this item 25 Average listal rating (17 ratings) 8.1 IMDB Rating 0
Meat Puppets II - Meat Puppets
Released: April, 1984
Genres: Cow-Punk, Alternative Rock, Psychedelic Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Climbing
- I'm A Mindless Idiot
- Oh, Me
- Plateau
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People who added this item 46 Average listal rating (25 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 0
Reckoning - R.E.M.
Released: April 9, 1984
Genres: Jangle Pop, Alternative Rock, Country Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- 7 Chinese Bros.
- (Don't Go Back To) Rockville
- Pretty Persuasion
- So, Central Rain
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People who added this item 9 Average listal rating (4 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 0
Discovery - Mike Oldfield
Released: June 25, 1984
Genres: Folk Pop, Progressive Pop
Favourite Tracks:
- Crystal Gazing
- Poison Arrows
- To France
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People who added this item 39 Average listal rating (26 ratings) 7.8 IMDB Rating 0
Zen Arcade - Hüsker Dü
Released: July, 1984
Genres: Hardcore Punk, Alternative Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Chartered Trips
- Pink Turns To Blue
- Reoccurring Dreams
- What's Going On
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People who added this item 15 Average listal rating (13 ratings) 7.9 IMDB Rating 0
Forever Young - Alphaville
Released: September 27, 1984
Genres: Synth Pop, New Wave
Favourite Tracks:
- Big In Japan
- Forever Young
- Sounds Like A Melody
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People who added this item 4 Average listal rating (1 ratings) 10 IMDB Rating 0
Fried - Julian Cope
Released: September, 1984
Genres: Neo-Psychedelia, Post-Punk
Favourite Tracks:
- Laughing Boy
- Reynard The Fox
- Torpedo
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People who added this item 6 Average listal rating (4 ratings) 8.8 IMDB Rating 0
It'll End In Tears - This Mortal Coil
Released: October 1, 1984
Genres: Dream Pop, Ambient Pop, Gothic Rock
Favourite Tracks:
- Another Day
- Fond Affections
- Kangaroo
- Song To The Siren
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People who added this item 92 Average listal rating (61 ratings) 8.3 IMDB Rating 0
Treasure - Cocteau Twins
Released: November 1, 1984
Genres: Dream Pop, Ethereal Wave
Favourite Tracks:
- Amelia
- Beatrix
- Ivo
- Persephone
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