The Smiths
Strangeways, Here We Come









Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
Beats Per Minute (USA) - The Top 100 Albums of the 1980s (2011) 88
Pitchfork (USA) - Top 100 Favorite Records of the 1980s (2002) 77
Robert Dimery - 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die (Updated 2013) No Order
Slant (USA) - The 100 Best Albums of the 1980s (2012) 69
Spin (USA) - The 125 Best Albums of the Past 25 Years (2010) 91
Spin (USA) - The 300 Best Albums of the Past 30 Years (2015) 182
Tom Moon (USA) - 1000 Recordings to Hear Before You Die (2008) Catalog entry
Treble (USA) - The Best Albums of the 80s, by Year (2006) 3
Melody Maker (UK) - All Time Top 100 Albums (2000) 14
Mojo (UK) - The Mojo Collection, 3rd and/or 4th Edition (2003/2007) No Order
NME (UK) - The 100 Greatest British Albums Ever (2006) 19
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2013) 47
NME (UK) - Top 100 Albums of All Time (2003) 25
Paul Morley (UK) - Words and Music, 5 x 100 Greatest Albums of All Time (2003) No Order
Uncut (UK) - 200 Greatest Albums of All Time (2016) 168
Panorama (Norway) - The 30 Best Albums of the Year 1970-98 (1999) 8
Pop (Sweden) - The World's 100 Best Albums + 300 Complements (1994) 101
FNAC (France) - The 1000 Best Albums of All Time (2008) 684
Gilles Verlant (France) - 300+ Best Albums in the History of Rock (2013) No Order
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - 30 ans des Inrocks: nos meilleurs albums depuis 1986 [30 Yea No Order
Les Inrockuptibles (France) - The 100 Best Albums 1986-1996 (1996) 15
Yediot Ahonot (Israel) - Top 99 Albums of All Time (1999) 45
Blow Up (Italy) - 600 Essential Albums (2005) No Order
Ratings
All Music Guide (USA) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 4 Stars
MusicHound (USA) - Album Ratings 0-5 Bones (1998-99) 3 Bones
Robert Christgau (USA) - Consumer Guide Album Grade B
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 1992) 2.5 Stars
Rolling Stone Album Guide, Ratings 1-5 Stars (USA, 2004) 4 Stars
Spin's Book of Alternative Albums, Ratings 1-10 (USA, 1995) 7
Martin C. Strong (UK) - The Great Rock Discography 7th Edition, Ratings 1-10 8
Paul Roland (UK) - CD Guide to Pop & Rock, Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2001) 4 Stars
Virgin Encyclopedia of Popular Music (UK) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars (2002) 3 Stars
Le Guide du CD (France) - Ratings from 1 to 4 Stars & "GOLD" (1991-1997) 3 Stars
Music Story (France) - Album Ratings 1-5 Stars 5 Stars
Piero Scaruffi, Italy (www.scaruffi.com), Album Ratings (Scale 1 to 10) 6
End of Year Lists
Village Voice (USA) - Albums of the Year 37
Face (UK) - Albums of the Year 4
Melody Maker (UK) - Albums of the Year 12
NME (UK) - Albums of the Year 3
Q (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
Record Mirror (UK) - Albums of the Year 2
Sounds (UK) - Albums of the Year No Order
HUMO (Belgium) - Albums of the Year 3
OOR (Netherlands) - Albums of the Year 27
Musikexpress/Sounds (Germany) - Albums of the Year No Order
Spex (Germany) - Albums of the Year 8
Rock de Lux (Spain) - Albums of the Year 7