Top Albums from USA (New York)





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1 4 The Velvet Underground & Nico The Velvet Underground & Nico 1967 Art Rock, Experimental Rock
2 18 Public Enemy It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back 1988 Conscious Hip Hop, Hardcore Hip Hop, Political Hip Hop
3 23 Television Marquee Moon 1977 Art Punk, Post-Punk
4 32 Talking Heads Remain in Light 1980 New Wave
5 34 Ramones Ramones 1976 Punk Rock
6 40 The Strokes Is This It 2001 Garage Rock Revival, Indie Rock
7 62 Sonic Youth Daydream Nation 1988 Alternative Rock, Experimental Rock, Noise Rock
8 71 Carole King Tapestry 1971 Singer/Songwriter, Soft Rock
9 75 De La Soul 3 Feet High and Rising 1989 Conscious Hip Hop
10 76 Lou Reed Transformer 1972 Glam Rock, Pop Rock
11 81 Derek and The Dominos Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs 1970 Blues Rock
12 99 Beastie Boys Paul's Boutique 1989 Hip Hop
13 107 Blondie Parallel Lines 1978 New Wave, Pop Rock
14 118 Wu-Tang Clan Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) 1993 Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop
15 119 Simon and Garfunkel Bridge Over Troubled Water 1970 Folk Pop, Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter
16 120 LCD Soundsystem Sound of Silver 2007 Dance-Punk, Indietronica
17 126 Public Enemy Fear of a Black Planet 1990 Conscious Hip Hop, Political Hip Hop
18 129 Jay-Z The Blueprint 2001 Hip Hop
19 155 New York Dolls New York Dolls 1973 Glam Rock, Proto-Punk
20 172 Suicide Suicide 1977 Minimal Synth, Synth Punk
21 183 Beastie Boys Licensed to Ill 1986 Hip Hop
22 192 Lou Reed Berlin 1973 Art Rock
23 202 The Velvet Underground The Velvet Underground 1969 Rock
24 207 Nas Illmatic 1994 Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop
25 210 A Tribe Called Quest The Low End Theory 1991 Conscious Hip Hop, Jazz Rap
26 214 The Velvet Underground White Light/White Heat 1968 Art Rock, Experimental Rock, Noise Rock, Proto-Punk
27 218 Vampire Weekend Modern Vampires of the City 2013 Indie Pop          
28 233 Run-D.M.C. Raising Hell 1986 Hardcore Hip Hop
29 239 Interpol Turn On the Bright Lights 2002 Post-Punk Revival
30 245 Talking Heads Fear of Music 1979 Art Punk, New Wave, Post-Punk
31 258 The Notorious B.I.G. Ready to Die 1994 Boom Bap, Gangsta Rap
32 262 The Velvet Underground Loaded 1970 Pop Rock
33 268 Beastie Boys Ill Communication 1994 Hip Hop
34 308 TV on the Radio Return to Cookie Mountain 2006 Art Rock, Indie Rock
35 310 The National Boxer 2007 Post-Punk Revival
36 316 Moby Play 1999 Downtempo
37 318 Talking Heads Talking Heads: 77 1977 Art Punk, New Wave
38 320 Sonic Youth Sister 1987 Alternative Rock, Noise Rock
39 327 Steely Dan Aja 1977 Jazz-Rock, Pop Rock
40 329 Eric B. & Rakim Paid in Full 1987 Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop
41 333 Vampire Weekend Vampire Weekend 2008 Indie Pop, Indie Rock     
42 340 Fugees The Score 1996 Conscious Hip Hop
43 351 Steely Dan Pretzel Logic 1974 Pop Rock
44 357 LCD Soundsystem LCD Soundsystem 2005 Dance-Punk, Indietronica
45 362 Mercury Rev Deserter's Songs 1998 Chamber Pop, Neo-Psychedelia
46 364 Ramones Rocket to Russia 1977 Punk Rock
47 375 Talking Heads More Songs About Buildings and Food 1978 Art Punk, New Wave, Post-Punk
48 383 LCD Soundsystem This Is Happening 2010 Dance-Punk, Indietronica          
49 391 Beastie Boys Check Your Head 1992 Hip Hop
50 398 Simon and Garfunkel Bookends 1968 Folk Pop, Folk Rock
51 403 Sonic Youth Goo 1990 Alternative Rock, Noise Rock
52 413 TV on the Radio Dear Science 2008 Indie Rock     
53 434 Grizzly Bear Veckatimest 2009 Indie Folk, Psychedelic Folk, Psychedelic Pop          
54 457 Yeah Yeah Yeahs Fever to Tell 2003 Garage Rock Revival, Indie Rock
55 474 Sonny Rollins Saxophone Colossus 1957 Hard Bop
56 483 Lou Reed New York 1989 Rock
57 488 Chic Risqué 1979 Disco
58 505 Swans The Seer 2012 Experimental Rock, Post-Rock          
59 532 Swans To Be Kind 2014 Experimental Rock, Post-Rock          
60 547 Steely Dan Can't Buy a Thrill 1972 Pop Rock
61 555 Fiona Apple The Idler Wheel… 2012 Art Pop, Singer/Songwriter          
62 558 Talking Heads Stop Making Sense 1984 Art Rock, New Wave, Post-Punk
63 559 Billy Joel The Stranger 1977 Piano Rock, Singer/Songwriter
64 568 Various Artists A Christmas Gift for You from Philles Records/Phil Spector 1963 Brill Building, Christmas Music, Girl Group
65 569 The National Alligator 2005 Post-Punk Revival
66 584 Thelonious Monk Brilliant Corners 1957 Hard Bop
67 595 Dirty Projectors Bitte Orca 2009 Art Pop, Indie Pop, Progressive Pop          
68 600 Thelonious Monk Genius of Modern Music (Volume One) 1951 Bebop
69 604 Steely Dan Countdown to Ecstasy 1973 Pop Rock
70 607 Boogie Down Productions Criminal Minded 1987 Boom Bap
71 608 Jay-Z The Black Album 2003 Hip Hop
72 633 Battles Mirrored 2007 Math Rock
73 642 Public Enemy Yo! Bum Rush the Show 1987 Conscious Hip Hop, Hardcore Hip Hop
74 643 The National Trouble Will Find Me 2013 Indie Rock          
75 645 Ghostface Killah Supreme Clientele 2000 Hardcore Hip Hop
76 647 Kiss Alive! 1975 Hard Rock
77 657 A Tribe Called Quest Midnight Marauders 1993 Boom Bap, Jazz Rap
78 667 The Mahavishnu Orchestra The Inner Mounting Flame 1971 Jazz Fusion, Jazz-Rock
79 668 Sugar Copper Blue 1992 Alternative Rock, Power Pop
80 697 Raekwon Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... 1995 Boom Bap, Gangsta Rap
81 702 Sonic Youth EVOL 1986 Experimental Rock, Noise Rock
82 706 Ghostface Killah Fishscale 2006 Hardcore Hip Hop
83 716 Run-D.M.C. Run-D.M.C. 1984 Hardcore Hip Hop
84 718 Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Cole Porter Songbook 1956 Standards, Vocal Jazz
85 725 Sonic Youth Dirty 1992 Alternative Rock, Noise Rock
86 729 Grizzly Bear Shields 2012 Indie Folk, Psychedelic Folk          
87 730 The Hold Steady Boys and Girls in America 2006 Heartland Rock, Indie Rock, Pub Rock
88 732 Simon and Garfunkel Parsley, Sage, Rosemary & Thyme 1966 Folk Pop, Folk Rock
89 734 Steve Reich Music for 18 Musicians 1978 Minimalism
90 758 Cyndi Lauper She's so Unusual 1983 Pop Rock
91 797 Genius/GZA Liquid Swords 1995 Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop
92 800 Jay-Z Reasonable Doubt 1996 Boom Bap
93 801 Yeah Yeah Yeahs It's Blitz! 2009 Alternative Dance, Indie Pop, Indie Rock          
94 823 Cannibal Ox The Cold Vein 2001 Abstract Hip Hop
95 825 Chic C'Est Chic 1978 Disco
96 827 Mos Def Black on Both Sides 1999 Conscious Hip Hop
97 835 Jay-Z & Kanye West Watch the Throne 2011 Hip Hop          
98 855 Laura Nyro Eli and the Thirteenth Confession 1968 Blue Eyed Soul, Pop Soul, Rhythm & Blues, Singer/Songwriter
99 857 A Tribe Called Quest People's Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm 1990 Jazz Rap
100 865 The Rapture Echoes 2003 Dance-Punk
101 880 Vampire Weekend Contra 2010 Indie Pop          
102 887 Weather Report Heavy Weather 1977 Jazz Fusion
103 899 LL Cool J Radio 1985 Hardcore Hip Hop
104 900 Grandmaster Flash and The Furious Five The Message 1982 Disco Rap
105 929 Heartbreakers L.A.M.F. 1977 Punk Rock
106 936 Liars Drum's Not Dead 2006 Art Rock, Experimental Rock
107 938 Nilsson Nilsson Schmilsson 1971 Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter
108 946 De La Soul De La Soul Is Dead 1991 Conscious Hip Hop
109 952 Bud Powell The Amazing Bud Powell 1951 Bebop
110 966 Fiona Apple Tidal 1996 Piano Rock, Singer/Songwriter
111 967 The Velvet Underground 1969: Velvet Underground Live with Lou Reed 1974 Rock
112 975 New York Dolls Too Much Too Soon 1974 Glam Rock, Proto-Punk
113 982 The Notorious B.I.G. Life After Death 1997 Gangsta Rap
114 993 Simon and Garfunkel Sounds of Silence 1966 Folk Pop, Folk Rock
115 995 Kiss Destroyer 1976 Hard Rock
116 996 The Antlers Hospice 2009 Indie Rock          
117 1012 2Pac All Eyez on Me 1996 Gangsta Rap
118 1020 Bad Brains I Against I 1986 Alternative Metal, Hardcore Punk
119 1043 Ramones Leave Home 1977 Punk Rock
120 1048 TV on the Radio Desperate Youth, Blood Thirsty Babes 2004 Art Rock, Experimental Rock, Indie Rock
121 1083 Mahavishnu Orchestra Birds of Fire 1973 Jazz Fusion, Jazz-Rock
122 1085 Lou Reed Rock n Roll Animal 1974 Glam Rock
123 1099 Dirty Projectors Swing Lo Magellan 2012 Art Pop, Indie Pop, Progressive Pop          
124 1102 Boogie Down Productions By All Means Necessary 1988 Boom Bap, Conscious Hip Hop, Hardcore Hip Hop, Political Hip Hop
125 1112 Interpol Antics 2004 Post-Punk Revival
126 1123 Blondie Blondie 1976 New Wave
127 1126 Grizzly Bear Yellow House 2006 Indie Folk, Psychedelic Folk
128 1130 LL Cool J Mama Said Knock You Out 1990 Hip Hop
129 1134 Jungle Brothers Done by the Forces of Nature 1989 Conscious Hip Hop
130 1137 Talking Heads Speaking in Tongues 1983 Art Pop, New Wave
131 1142 Eric B. & Rakim Follow the Leader 1988 Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop
132 1159 Hercules and Love Affair Hercules and Love Affair 2008 Electro-Disco     
133 1161 Blood, Sweat & Tears Blood, Sweat & Tears 1969 Jazz-Rock
134 1175 Sonic Youth Murray Street 2002 Indie Rock, Noise Rock
135 1181 Steely Dan Katy Lied 1975 Pop Rock
136 1183 Raekwon Only Built 4 Cuban Linx... Pt II 2009 Hardcore Hip Hop          
137 1191 The Last Poets The Last Poets 1970 Poetry
138 1195 Fiona Apple Extraordinary Machine 2005 Baroque Pop, Piano Rock, Singer/Songwriter
139 1206 Thelonious Monk Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 2 1952 Bebop
140 1219 Beastie Boys Hello Nasty 1998 Hip Hop
141 1221 Ramones It's Alive 1979 Punk Rock
142 1228 EPMD Strictly Business 1988 Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop
143 1243 Thelonious Monk with John Coltrane Thelonious Monk with John Coltrane 1961 Hard Bop
144 1257 Ultramagnetic MCs Critical Beatdown 1988 Boom Bap
145 1262 Tito Puente Dance Mania 1958 Guaguancó, Mambo
146 1264 The Original Broadway Cast West Side Story 1957 Show Tunes
147 1286 Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings the George and Ira Gershwin Songbook 1959 Standards, Vocal Jazz
148 1289 The Hold Steady Separation Sunday 2005 Indie Rock, Pub Rock
149 1294 Beirut Gulag Orkestar 2006 Indie Folk
150 1301 Sonny Rollins Way Out West 1957 Hard Bop
151 1306 Joan Baez Joan Baez 1960 Folk Revival
152 1314 Sonny Rollins A Night at the "Village Vanguard" 1958 Hard Bop
153 1331 Nicolas Jaar Space Is Only Noise 2011 Microhouse          
154 1334 Lou Reed and John Cale Songs for Drella 1990 Art Rock
155 1340 Sonny Rollins The Bridge 1962 Hard Bop
156 1345 The Strokes Room On Fire 2003 Garage Rock Revival, Indie Rock
157 1365 Sleigh Bells Treats 2010 Noise Pop          
158 1371 The Ronettes Presenting the Fabulous Ronettes featuring Veronica 1964 Brill Building, Girl Group          
159 1380 Mary J. Blige My Life 1994 Contemporary R&B
160 1384 Mink DeVille Cabretta/Mink DeVille 1977 Pop Rock
161 1388 Blue Öyster Cult Secret Treaties 1974 Hard Rock
162 1399 Moby Everything Is Wrong 1995 Electronic
163 1402 The Velvet Underground VU 1985 Art Rock
164 1403 Terence Trent D'Arby Introducing the Hardline According to Terence Trent D'Arby 1987 Contemporary R&B, Soul
165 1410 Gang Starr Step in the Arena 1990 Jazz Rap
166 1416 Living Colour Vivid 1988 Funk Metal, Hard Rock
167 1421 Deee-Lite World Clique 1990 Dance-Pop, House
168 1433 Talking Heads Little Creatures 1985 Art Pop
169 1445 Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong Ella and Louis 1956 Vocal Jazz
170 1476 Dr. Octagon Dr. Octagonecologyst 1996 Abstract Hip Hop
171 1477 Public Enemy Apocalypse '91 - The Enemy Strikes Black 1991 Conscious Hip Hop, Hardcore Hip Hop, Political Hip Hop
172 1478 Mobb Deep The Infamous... 1995 Boom Bap, Gangsta Rap
173 1503 John Zorn Naked City 1990 Avant-Garde Jazz
174 1514 Blood, Sweat & Tears Child Is Father to the Man 1968 Jazz-Rock, Psychedelic Pop
175 1537 2Pac Me Against the World 1995 Conscious Hip Hop, Gangsta Rap
176 1543 Afrika Bambaataa & Soulsonic Force Planet Rock - The Album 1986 Electro
177 1544 Bad Brains Bad Brains 1982 Hardcore Punk
178 1547 Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Rodgers and Hart Songbook 1956 Standards, Vocal Jazz
179 1557 Beirut The Flying Club Cup 2007 Indie Folk
180 1589 Steely Dan The Royal Scam 1976 Pop Rock
181 1623 Rick James Street Songs 1981 Contemporary R&B, Synth Funk
182 1640 The Fiery Furnaces Blueberry Boat 2004 Art Pop, Progressive Pop
183 1651 Fiona Apple When the Pawn... 1999 Piano Rock, Singer/Songwriter
184 1660 Lou Reed Coney Island Baby 1975 Art Rock, Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter
185 1661 Blue Öyster Cult Agents of Fortune 1976 Hard Rock
186 1677 El-P Cancer 4 Cure 2012 Abstract Hip Hop, Experimental Hip Hop          
187 1684 Suzanne Vega Suzanne Vega 1985 Folk Pop, Singer/Songwriter
188 1710 Scissor Sisters Scissor Sisters 2004 Dance-Pop, Pop Rock
189 1717 Lou Reed Magic and Loss 1992 Art Rock
190 1719 Le Tigre Le Tigre 1999 Dance-Punk, Indietronica, Riot Grrrl
191 1728 Lana Del Rey Ultraviolence 2014 Art Pop, Dream Pop          
192 1739 The Pains of Being Pure at Heart The Pains of Being Pure at Heart 2009 Twee Pop          
193 1751 Stray Cats Stray Cats/Built for Speed 1981 Rockabilly
194 1792 Cecil Taylor Conquistador! 1967 Free Jazz
195 1794 Lambert, Hendricks and Ross The Hottest New Group in Jazz 1959 Vocal Jazz
196 1796 Lou Reed The Blue Mask 1982 Rock, Singer/Songwriter
197 1800 Laura Nyro New York Tendaberry 1969 Pop Soul, Singer/Songwriter
198 1803 Cecil Taylor Unit Structures 1966 Free Jazz
199 1807 Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong Porgy & Bess 1959 Vocal Jazz
200 1821 Helmet Meantime 1992 Alternative Metal

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