Anita Baker
Rapture

Genres: Smooth Soul

Parent genres: R&B, Soul



Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Entertainment Weekly (USA) - The 100 Greatest CDs of All Time (1993) 73
Pause & Play (USA) - Albums Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Album per Week No Order
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the 80s (1990) 36
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Main entry
Mojo (UK) - Mojo 1000, the Ultimate CD Buyers Guide (2001) No Order
Mojo (UK) - The Mojo Collection, 3rd and/or 4th Edition (2003/2007) No Order
The New Nation (UK) - Top 100 Albums by Black Artists 21
Time Out (UK) - The 100 Best Albums of All Time (1989) 24
RoRoRo Rock-Lexicon (Germany) - Most Recommended Albums (2003) No Order
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 100 Best Albums of the 1980s (1990) 38
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The 300 (+200) Best Albums from 1984-2014 (2014) 301
Rolling Stone (Australia) - The 100 Greatest Albums of the 80s (1990) 39
Mauro Ronconi (Italy) - The 200 Best Albums of the 20th Century (1998) No Order
Rockstar (Italy) - The 100 Albums of the 80s (1989) 5
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Albums of the Century (2003) No Order
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 4.5 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade B-
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 4 Stars
Virgin Encyclopedia of Popular Music (UK) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2002) 4 Stars
Le Guide du CD (France) - Ratings from 1 to 4 Stars & "GOLD" (1991-1997) 4 Stars
José Ramón Pardo (Spain) - The 1000 Best Pop-Rock Albums, Ratings 1-5 (1997) 4 Stars
End of Year Lists
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 23
Face (UK) - Albums of the Year 10
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 2
Q (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Sounds (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 33
Spex (Germany) - Albums of the Year 6


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