Top Albums from USA





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1 1 The Beach Boys Pet Sounds 1966 Baroque Pop
2 3 Nirvana Nevermind 1991 Grunge
3 4 The Velvet Underground & Nico The Velvet Underground & Nico 1967 Art Rock, Experimental Rock
4 7 Marvin Gaye What's Going On 1971 Soul
5 9 Bob Dylan Blonde on Blonde 1966 Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
6 11 Bob Dylan Highway 61 Revisited 1965 Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
7 14 The Jimi Hendrix Experience Are You Experienced? 1967 Acid Rock, Blues Rock
8 17 Bruce Springsteen Born to Run 1975 Heartland Rock
9 18 Public Enemy It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back 1988 Conscious Hip Hop, Hardcore Hip Hop, Political Hip Hop
10 20 Patti Smith Horses 1975 Proto-Punk, Singer/Songwriter
11 22 Bob Dylan Blood on the Tracks 1975 Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
12 23 Television Marquee Moon 1977 Art Punk, Post-Punk
13 25 Michael Jackson Thriller 1982 Contemporary R&B, Pop
14 26 The Jimi Hendrix Experience Electric Ladyland 1968 Acid Rock, Blues Rock
15 27 The Doors The Doors 1967 Psychedelic Rock
16 30 Prince Sign 'O' the Times 1987 Funk Rock, Pop Rock
17 32 Talking Heads Remain in Light 1980 New Wave
18 34 Ramones Ramones 1976 Punk Rock
19 40 The Strokes Is This It 2001 Garage Rock Revival, Indie Rock
20 42 Pixies Doolittle 1989 Indie Rock
21 43 R.E.M. Automatic for the People 1992 Alternative Rock, Pop Rock
22 44 Prince and The Revolution Purple Rain 1984 Film Soundtrack, Pop Rock, Synth Funk
23 46 Stevie Wonder Songs in the Key of Life 1976 Soul
24 47 Stevie Wonder Innervisions 1973 Soul
25 48 James Brown Live' at the Apollo 1963 Rhythm & Blues, Soul
26 49 Miles Davis Kind of Blue 1959 Cool Jazz, Modal Jazz
27 50 Love Forever Changes 1967 Psychedelic Folk, Psychedelic Pop, Psychedelic Rock
28 54 Beck Odelay 1996 Alternative Rock
29 57 Sly and the Family Stone There's a Riot Goin' On 1971 Funk, Soul
30 59 Jeff Buckley Grace 1994 Alternative Rock, Singer/Songwriter
31 61 Guns N' Roses Appetite for Destruction 1987 Hard Rock
32 62 Sonic Youth Daydream Nation 1988 Alternative Rock, Experimental Rock, Noise Rock
33 64 Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band Trout Mask Replica 1969 Art Rock, Experimental Rock
34 67 R.E.M. Murmur 1983 Jangle Pop
35 69 Otis Redding Otis Blue/Otis Redding Sings Soul 1965 Deep Soul
36 70 Paul Simon Graceland 1986 Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter
37 71 Carole King Tapestry 1971 Singer/Songwriter, Soft Rock
38 72 Wilco Yankee Hotel Foxtrot 2002 Alternative Rock
39 73 Kanye West My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy 2010 Pop Rap          
40 75 De La Soul 3 Feet High and Rising 1989 Conscious Hip Hop
41 76 Lou Reed Transformer 1972 Glam Rock, Pop Rock
42 77 DJ Shadow Endtroducing..... 1996 Experimental Hip Hop, Instrumental Hip Hop, Plunderphonics
43 78 John Coltrane A Love Supreme 1965 Spiritual Jazz
44 81 Derek and The Dominos Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs 1970 Blues Rock
45 83 Bob Dylan Bringing It All Back Home 1965 Contemporary Folk, Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
46 86 The White Stripes Elephant 2003 Alternative Rock, Blues Rock, Garage Rock Revival
47 90 Sufjan Stevens Illinois 2005 Chamber Pop, Singer/Songwriter
48 91 Iggy and The Stooges Raw Power 1973 Garage Rock, Hard Rock, Proto-Punk
49 92 Miles Davis Bitches Brew 1970 Avant-Garde Jazz, Jazz Fusion
50 95 Pixies Surfer Rosa 1988 Indie Rock
51 96 Tom Waits Rain Dogs 1985 Experimental Rock, Singer/Songwriter
52 98 The Stooges Fun House 1970 Garage Rock, Proto-Punk
53 99 Beastie Boys Paul's Boutique 1989 Hip Hop
54 101 Bruce Springsteen Darkness on the Edge of Town 1978 Heartland Rock, Singer/Songwriter
55 103 Aretha Franklin I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You 1967 Deep Soul
56 107 Blondie Parallel Lines 1978 New Wave, Pop Rock
57 109 Michael Jackson Off the Wall 1979 Disco, Pop
58 110 Pavement Slanted and Enchanted 1992 Lo-Fi Indie, Noise Pop
59 112 N.W.A Straight Outta Compton 1988 Gangsta Rap
60 114 Elvis Presley Elvis Presley 1956 Rock & Roll
61 117 Eagles Hotel California 1976 Country Rock, Pop Rock
62 118 Wu-Tang Clan Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) 1993 Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop
63 119 Simon and Garfunkel Bridge Over Troubled Water 1970 Folk Pop, Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter
64 120 LCD Soundsystem Sound of Silver 2007 Dance-Punk, Indietronica
65 121 Tom Waits Swordfishtrombones 1983 Experimental Rock, Singer/Songwriter
66 122 OutKast Stankonia 2000 Hip Hop
67 125 The Flaming Lips The Soft Bulletin 1999 Neo-Psychedelia, Psychedelic Pop
68 126 Public Enemy Fear of a Black Planet 1990 Conscious Hip Hop, Political Hip Hop
69 127 Nirvana In Utero 1993 Grunge
70 128 Dr. Dre The Chronic 1992 G-Funk, Gangsta Rap
71 129 Jay-Z The Blueprint 2001 Hip Hop
72 135 Frank Ocean Channel Orange 2012 Alternative R&B          
73 136 Bruce Springsteen Nebraska 1982 Americana, Contemporary Folk, Singer/Songwriter
74 137 Smashing Pumpkins Siamese Dream 1993 Alternative Rock
75 138 Pearl Jam Ten 1991 Grunge, Hard Rock
76 140 The Allman Brothers Band At Fillmore East 1971 Blues Rock, Jam Band, Southern Rock
77 141 Stevie Wonder Talking Book 1972 Soul
78 150 Bruce Springsteen Born in the U.S.A. 1984 Heartland Rock, Pop Rock
79 152 Aretha Franklin Lady Soul 1968 Southern Soul
80 154 Lauryn Hill The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill 1998 Contemporary R&B, Neo-Soul
81 155 New York Dolls New York Dolls 1973 Glam Rock, Proto-Punk
82 157 Johnny Cash At Folsom Prison 1968 Country
83 159 The Stooges The Stooges 1969 Garage Rock, Hard Rock, Proto-Punk
84 161 The White Stripes White Blood Cells 2001 Alternative Rock, Garage Rock Revival
85 162 Metallica Master of Puppets 1986 Thrash Metal
86 166 Rage Against the Machine Rage Against the Machine 1992 Rap Metal, Rap Rock
87 167 Nine Inch Nails The Downward Spiral 1994 Industrial Rock
88 169 The Original Soundtrack Saturday Night Fever 1977 Disco, Film Soundtrack
89 171 Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Déjà Vu 1970 Folk Rock
90 172 Suicide Suicide 1977 Minimal Synth, Synth Punk
91 173 Jefferson Airplane Surrealistic Pillow 1967 Psychedelic Rock
92 175 Curtis Mayfield Superfly 1972 Chicago Soul, Film Soundtrack, Funk
93 176 Bob Dylan The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan 1963 Contemporary Folk, Singer/Songwriter
94 177 Gram Parsons Grievous Angel 1974 Country, Country Rock, Singer/Songwriter
95 178 Creedence Clearwater Revival Cosmo's Factory 1970 Swamp Rock
96 179 Janis Joplin Pearl 1971 Blues Rock
97 180 Eminem The Marshall Mathers LP 2000 Hardcore Hip Hop
98 181 Kendrick Lamar good kid, m.A.A.d. city 2012 Conscious Hip Hop          
99 182 The Modern Lovers The Modern Lovers 1976 Proto-Punk
100 183 Beastie Boys Licensed to Ill 1986 Hip Hop
101 184 Animal Collective Merriweather Post Pavilion 2009 Neo-Psychedelia, Psychedelic Pop          
102 189 The Byrds Sweetheart of the Rodeo 1968 Country Rock
103 190 Red Hot Chili Peppers Blood Sugar Sex Magik 1991 Alternative Rock, Funk Rock
104 191 Sly and the Family Stone Stand! 1969 Funk, Psychedelic Soul
105 192 Lou Reed Berlin 1973 Art Rock
106 194 The Replacements Let It Be 1984 Alternative Rock
107 196 Pavement Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain 1994 Indie Rock
108 199 The Jimi Hendrix Experience Axis: Bold As Love 1967 Blues Rock, Psychedelic Rock
109 202 The Velvet Underground The Velvet Underground 1969 Rock
110 204 Kanye West The College Dropout 2004 Hip Hop
111 206 Marvin Gaye Let's Get It On 1973 Smooth Soul
112 207 Nas Illmatic 1994 Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop
113 208 Hüsker Dü Zen Arcade 1984 Hardcore Punk, Post-Hardcore
114 209 Prince and The Revolution 1999 1982 Pop, Synth Funk
115 210 A Tribe Called Quest The Low End Theory 1991 Conscious Hip Hop, Jazz Rap
116 211 The Flying Burrito Bros The Gilded Palace of Sin 1969 Country Rock
117 214 The Velvet Underground White Light/White Heat 1968 Art Rock, Experimental Rock, Noise Rock, Proto-Punk
118 215 Santana Abraxas 1970 Latin Rock
119 216 Metallica Metallica ("The Black Album") 1991 Heavy Metal
120 218 Vampire Weekend Modern Vampires of the City 2013 Indie Pop          
121 221 MC5 Kick Out the Jams 1969 Garage Rock, Hard Rock, Proto-Punk
122 222 The Doors L.A. Woman 1971 Blues Rock, Psychedelic Rock
123 226 The War on Drugs Lost in the Dream 2014 Heartland Rock, Indie Rock          
124 233 Run-D.M.C. Raising Hell 1986 Hardcore Hip Hop
125 234 The Flaming Lips Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots 2002 Neo-Psychedelia, Psychedelic Pop
126 235 Frank Zappa Hot Rats 1969 Jazz Fusion, Jazz-Rock
127 237 The Mothers of Invention Freak Out! 1966 Experimental Rock, Satire
128 239 Interpol Turn On the Bright Lights 2002 Post-Punk Revival
129 240 Van Halen Van Halen 1978 Hard Rock
130 242 Liz Phair Exile in Guyville 1993 Alternative Singer/Songwriter, Indie Rock
131 243 Queens of the Stone Age Songs for the Deaf 2002 Alternative Rock, Stoner Rock
132 245 Talking Heads Fear of Music 1979 Art Punk, New Wave, Post-Punk
133 246 Funkadelic One Nation Under a Groove 1978 Funk Rock, P-Funk
134 247 The Magnetic Fields 69 Love Songs 1999 Indie Pop
135 249 Antony and The Johnsons I Am a Bird Now 2005 Chamber Pop, Singer/Songwriter
136 252 Big Brother and The Holding Company Cheap Thrills 1968 Blues Rock, Psychedelic Rock
137 253 Hole Live Through This 1994 Grunge
138 254 The Mothers of Invention We're Only in It for the Money 1968 Experimental Rock, Satire
139 256 Soundgarden Superunknown 1994 Grunge
140 258 The Notorious B.I.G. Ready to Die 1994 Boom Bap, Gangsta Rap
141 260 The Byrds Younger Than Yesterday 1967 Folk Rock, Pop Rock, Psychedelic Pop
142 261 Neutral Milk Hotel In the Aeroplane Over the Sea 1998 Indie Folk, Indie Rock
143 262 The Velvet Underground Loaded 1970 Pop Rock
144 265 The Smashing Pumpkins Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness 1995 Alternative Rock
145 268 Beastie Boys Ill Communication 1994 Hip Hop
146 269 Joanna Newsom Ys 2006 Chamber Folk, Singer/Songwriter
147 270 Fleet Foxes Fleet Foxes 2008 Americana, Chamber Folk, Indie Folk     
148 272 Pere Ubu The Modern Dance 1978 Art Punk, Post-Punk
149 274 The Byrds Mr. Tambourine Man 1965 Folk Rock, Pop Rock
150 276 Violent Femmes Violent Femmes 1983 Acoustic Rock, Alternative Rock, Folk Punk, Post-Punk
151 278 Elvis Presley From Elvis in Memphis 1969 Blue Eyed Soul, Country Soul
152 279 Slayer Reign in Blood 1986 Thrash Metal
153 280 Bob Dylan Time Out of Mind 1997 Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
154 282 OutKast Speakerboxxx / The Love Below 2003 Pop, Pop Rap
155 284 Bon Iver For Emma, Forever Ago 2007 Indie Folk, Singer/Songwriter     
156 286 Parliament Mothership Connection 1975 P-Funk
157 287 Slint Spiderland 1991 Math Rock, Post-Rock
158 288 Weezer Weezer ("The Blue Album") 1994 Alternative Rock, Power Pop
159 290 Frank Sinatra In the Wee Small Hours 1955 Standards, Vocal Jazz
160 291 Bruce Springsteen The River 1980 Heartland Rock, Pop Rock, Singer/Songwriter
161 293 The Byrds The Notorious Byrd Brothers 1968 Folk Rock, Pop Rock
162 294 Iggy Pop Lust for Life 1977 Rock
163 295 Devo Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo! 1978 Art Punk, New Wave, Post-Punk
164 299 Minutemen Double Nickels on the Dime 1984 Post-Punk, Punk Rock
165 300 Elliott Smith Either/Or 1997 Indie Folk, Singer/Songwriter
166 307 Green Day Dookie 1994 Pop Punk
167 308 TV on the Radio Return to Cookie Mountain 2006 Art Rock, Indie Rock
168 309 Nirvana MTV Unplugged in New York 1994 Acoustic Rock, Alternative Rock
169 310 The National Boxer 2007 Post-Punk Revival
170 313 Al Green Call Me 1973 Southern Soul
171 314 St. Vincent St. Vincent 2014 Art Pop          
172 315 Big Star The Third Album/Sister Lovers 1978 Power Pop
173 316 Moby Play 1999 Downtempo
174 318 Talking Heads Talking Heads: 77 1977 Art Punk, New Wave
175 320 Sonic Youth Sister 1987 Alternative Rock, Noise Rock
176 323 Beach House Teen Dream 2010 Dream Pop, Indie Pop          
177 324 Frank Sinatra Songs for Swingin' Lovers! 1956 Standards, Vocal Jazz
178 327 Steely Dan Aja 1977 Jazz-Rock, Pop Rock
179 329 Eric B. & Rakim Paid in Full 1987 Boom Bap, Hardcore Hip Hop
180 330 Ray Charles Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music 1962 Country Soul, Rhythm & Blues
181 331 R.E.M. Out of Time 1991 Jangle Pop
182 332 Run the Jewels Run the Jewels 2 2014 Hardcore Hip Hop          
183 333 Vampire Weekend Vampire Weekend 2008 Indie Pop, Indie Rock     
184 334 Beck Sea Change 2002 Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
185 336 Lucinda Williams Car Wheels on a Gravel Road 1998 Alt-Country, Americana
186 339 Madonna Like a Prayer 1989 Pop
187 340 Fugees The Score 1996 Conscious Hip Hop
188 341 Kanye West Yeezus 2013 Experimental Hip Hop          
189 343 Bonnie "Prince" Billy I See a Darkness 1999 Alt-Country, Americana, Contemporary Folk, Singer/Songwriter
190 345 Bon Iver Bon Iver, Bon Iver 2011 Art Pop, Indie Folk          
191 348 Dead Kennedys Fresh Fruit for Rotting Vegetables 1980 Hardcore Punk
192 349 Panda Bear Person Pitch 2007 Psychedelic Pop
193 351 Steely Dan Pretzel Logic 1974 Pop Rock
194 353 Little Richard Here's Little Richard 1957 Rhythm & Blues, Rock & Roll
195 354 Dave Brubeck Quartet Time Out 1959 Cool Jazz
196 355 Bob Dylan Love and Theft 2001 Blues Rock, Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
197 356 Kanye West Late Registration 2005 Hip Hop
198 357 LCD Soundsystem LCD Soundsystem 2005 Dance-Punk, Indietronica
199 359 Black Flag Damaged 1981 Hardcore Punk
200 360 Todd Rundgren Something/Anything? 1972 Power Pop, Singer/Songwriter

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