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by Henrik
Fri Mar 24, 2017 11:50 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Africa: 50 Years of Music (1960-2010)
Replies: 5
Views: 38

Re: Africa: 50 Years of Music (1960-2010)

panam wrote:CD compilations were admitted when they had some selective criteria, and it's Africa of alltime!!

Could you give an example of a CD collection on AM?
by Henrik
Fri Mar 24, 2017 4:59 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 24
Views: 285

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 1

BleuPanda, I'm so sorry to hear about your grandfather.
by Henrik
Thu Mar 23, 2017 6:18 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: List of songs to be added to AM 2017
Replies: 83
Views: 2561

Re: List of songs to be added to AM 2017

Sweepstakes Ron wrote:Henrik, do you have the list of 2016 songs being added to AM?

No, I haven't gotten to that yet.
by Henrik
Thu Mar 23, 2017 5:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: SERIOUS: Your wildest nightmares might've been true about Trump.
Replies: 129
Views: 873

Re: SERIOUS: Your wildest nightmares might've been true about Trump.

PlasticRam, I think it might be time for you to get some sleep. If you're in Finland now then, going by the timestamps of your posts, you've been up all night posting here. I think it would be best for your well-being if you took some time away from the internet, from the constant new cycle, closed...
by Henrik
Tue Mar 21, 2017 7:19 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Grammy Hall of Fame
Replies: 2
Views: 34

Re: Grammy Hall of Fame

It's there, listed as "The Grammy...".
by Henrik
Tue Mar 21, 2017 4:57 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: BBC lists
Replies: 2
Views: 33

Re: BBC lists

The first list was a poll.
http://www.rocklistmusic.co.uk/channel4.htm

Stuart Maconie's albums are already on AM.
by Henrik
Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:54 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: List of songs to be added to AM 2017
Replies: 83
Views: 2561

Re: List of songs to be added to AM 2017

Bang Jan wrote:Do you need Spotify links for these?

Oh, yes thanks very much!
by Henrik
Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:00 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: List of songs to be added to AM 2017
Replies: 83
Views: 2561

Re: List of songs to be added to AM 2017

Allmusic says it was recorded between 1967 and 1974.

http://www.allmusic.com/album/best-of-the-classic-years-mw0000018870
by Henrik
Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:55 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: ET Canada: Best Song of the Decade 2000-2010 Nominations
Replies: 5
Views: 81

Re: ET Canada: Best Song of the Decade 2000-2010 Nominations

Yeah, you need to convince me that there are some kind of "critics" behind these nominations. It was tough enough tracking all the nominations down. I'm assuming the ET staff came up with them, but I guess there isn't any way I can really confirm that. It probably was the ET staff. It's j...
by Henrik
Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:49 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: List of songs to be added to AM 2017
Replies: 83
Views: 2561

Re: List of songs to be added to AM 2017

StevieFan13 wrote:
Henrik wrote:One thing you can help me with already is to find out the release year for King Sunny Adé's "Sunny ti de"...

1982.
https://www.discogs.com/King-Sunny-Ad%C ... ter/112985

No, that's not the original version.
by Henrik
Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:44 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: List of songs to be added to AM 2017
Replies: 83
Views: 2561

Re: List of songs to be added to AM 2017

One thing you can help me with already is to find out the release year for King Sunny Adé's "Sunny ti de"...
by Henrik
Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:31 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: ET Canada: Best Song of the Decade 2000-2010 Nominations
Replies: 5
Views: 81

Re: ET Canada: Best Song of the Decade 2000-2010 Nominations

Yeah, you need to convince me that there are some kind of "critics" behind these nominations.
by Henrik
Mon Mar 20, 2017 7:17 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: List of songs to be added to AM 2017
Replies: 83
Views: 2561

Re: List of songs to be added to AM 2017

Ok, here you go. Another 1197 songs. Again, I will ask for help later. 10,000 Maniacs | Hey Jack Kerouac 10,000 Maniacs | Like the Weather 10,000 Maniacs | These Are Days 10,000 Maniacs | Trouble Me 16 Horsepower | Black Soul Choir Aaron Neville | Hercules Aaron Neville | Over You ABBA | Does Your M...
by Henrik
Mon Mar 20, 2017 4:11 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: LGBT-themed Songs
Replies: 66
Views: 13310

Re: LGBT-themed Songs

I suggest Gabrielle's "Fem fine frøkner". It's a song that first became very popular in Norway and then again after it appeared in season 3 of the sensational Norwegian tv-series Skam , which deals with Isak's relationship with Even and is a coming out story that deals with issues of love,...
by Henrik
Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:56 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Uncut (UK) - 30 best songs: The Smiths, The Clash & Pink Floyd
Replies: 10
Views: 279

Re: Uncut (UK) - 30 best songs: The Smiths, The Clash & Pink Floyd

Thanks Dexter!

The top 30 lists (or more) are eligible for AM. I think it's the Nick Cave, Paul Weller and John Lennon lists that I haven't added to my spreadsheets yet.
by Henrik
Mon Mar 20, 2017 9:36 am
Forum: Films, movies, motion pictures...
Topic: Films of the 1990s: Top 150 movies of 1990s FINAL RESULTS
Replies: 121
Views: 1364

Re: Films of the 1990s: Top 150 movies of 1990s FINAL RESULTS

I agree with you bootsy that your comment wasn't hateful. I also think BleuPanda showed that the list is quite balanced. So I'd say let's leave this conversation and move on to the rest of the countdown. Even comments to this post are unnecessary. Thanks!
by Henrik
Mon Mar 20, 2017 8:42 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Uncut (UK) - 30 best songs: The Smiths, The Clash & Pink Floyd
Replies: 10
Views: 279

Re: Uncut (UK) - 30 best songs: The Smiths, The Clash & Pink Floyd

I have a bunch of transcribed Uncut lists in my hard drive. I'll post them for you. Thanks! ps: it seems the list of Bruce Springsteen's best songs was already posted in the forum. Also, is the list of best songs of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Paul Weller and John Lennon eligible if includes songs...
by Henrik
Sun Mar 19, 2017 3:18 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 24
Views: 285

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 1

BleuPanda wrote:
Henrik wrote:Is it too late to predicit it?




You should still have a few hours; I believe I set it to shut automatically at noon today, which is a bit less than two hours from now.

Ok, I made it. It felt surprisingly easy. Either I'm way off or I'll win the whole thing, ha ha.
by Henrik
Sun Mar 19, 2017 3:04 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 1
Replies: 24
Views: 285

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Round 1 Week 1

Is it too late to predicit it?
by Henrik
Sun Mar 19, 2017 3:03 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM
Replies: 168
Views: 3235

Re: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM

Thanks for all the confirmations Henrik. I'll be working on several of these. Just a question about this one which is listed in JR's summary: Flavorwire: The 50 Essential Women-in-Music Albums http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=3844 Was it ever confirmed and added? Thanks ...
by Henrik
Sun Mar 19, 2017 12:36 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Sputnikmusic - Top 100 albums of 2000-2009
Replies: 1
Views: 58

Sputnikmusic - Top 100 albums of 2000-2009

http://www.sputnikmusic.com/blog/2010/06/11/top-100-albums-of-the-decade-10-1/

I just stumbled on this one and I think it should be eligible. It would be great if someone could transcribe it.
by Henrik
Sun Mar 19, 2017 9:03 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM
Replies: 168
Views: 3235

Re: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM

StevieFan13 wrote:NPR: 100 Greatest American Musical Works of the 20th Century/NPR 300 (2000)
viewtopic.php?f=3&t=5116

The list of 300 is already on AM. The list of 100 was chosen by listeners (and artists).
by Henrik
Sun Mar 19, 2017 9:02 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM
Replies: 168
Views: 3235

Re: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM

From me: Camion Blanc Editions books http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=5095 Benoît Sabatier: Nous sommes jeunes, nous sommes fiers (2007) http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=5103 Héctor Ángel Benedetti - 101 tango albums for your discotheque (2011...
by Henrik
Sun Mar 19, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: 100 Greatest Albums of All Time of the MTV Generation in 2009 by VH1
Replies: 5
Views: 122

Re: 100 Greatest Albums of All Time of the MTV Generation in 2009 by VH1

Yes.

It says "MTV Base, MTV Two and VH1 selected 100 albums each they deemed worthy of the title Greatest Album Ever". This is the VH1 one. Could the MTV Base and MTV Two lists be found as well?
by Henrik
Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:49 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM
Replies: 168
Views: 3235

Re: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM

bootsy wrote:
bootsy wrote:All 88 Diamond-Certified Albums Ranked From Worst to Best: Critic's Take

http://www.billboard.com/articles/news/ ... iaa-ranked


viewtopic.php?f=3&t=4182

Didn't see if this has been decided on yet?

Eligible
by Henrik
Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:48 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM
Replies: 168
Views: 3235

Re: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM

From Bruno: Metro Weekly - Best '90s Album lists (2014): http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=5060 Cleveland.com - The 80 Most Important Albums of the 1980s (2016): http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=5062&p=69714#p69714 Cleveland.com - 50 Greate...
by Henrik
Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:44 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM
Replies: 168
Views: 3235

Re: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM

The Guardian (UK): The 50 Albums That Changed Music (2006) Eligible http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=5055 Shortlist: The 50 Coolest Albums Ever Eligible http://www.acclaimedmusic.net/forums/viewtopic.php?f=3&t=5049 Rolling Stone: The 100 Greatest Bob Dylan Songs (201...
by Henrik
Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:35 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Metal Hammer: The 100 Greatest Albums of the 21st Century (2016)
Replies: 1
Views: 95

Re: Metal Hammer: The 100 Greatest Albums of the 21st Century (2016)

StevieFan13 wrote:A massive poll of musicians, rock critics, and readers. I hope the last part doesn't keep this list from being eligible.

I'm afraid I think it does.
by Henrik
Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:22 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tentative best '90s songs list
Replies: 7
Views: 100

Re: Tentative best '90s songs list

I don't get it. If it's your personal list, then why do you bother if others are satisfied with it? Eh. Just felt like posting it for fun. I'm mostly looking for underrated songs I'm less familiar with so I can broaden my scope a bit. Oh, I'm fine with that. I just think you should be pleased with ...
by Henrik
Sun Mar 19, 2017 8:05 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Tentative best '90s songs list
Replies: 7
Views: 100

Re: Tentative best '90s songs list

I don't get it. If it's your personal list, then why do you bother if others are satisfied with it?
by Henrik
Sun Mar 19, 2017 6:16 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: NPR: 100 Most Important American Musical Works of the 20th Century (2000)
Replies: 6
Views: 104

Re: NPR: 100 Most Important American Musical Works of the 20th Century (2000)

The list of 300 is already on AM. The list of 100 was chosen by listeners (and artists).
by Henrik
Fri Mar 17, 2017 2:28 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: 100 Greatest Brazilian's Songs - by Top Songs
Replies: 161
Views: 5538

Re: 100 Greatest Brazilian's Songs - by Top Songs

Thanks Bruno for the quick response!

Bruno wrote:In fact, the American market is the largest in the world by a good margin, and that ends up being an important factor in these comparisons.

Well, I think that the whole European market is probably just as big.
by Henrik
Fri Mar 17, 2017 12:27 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: 100 Greatest Brazilian's Songs - by Top Songs
Replies: 161
Views: 5538

Re: 100 Greatest Brazilian's Songs - by Top Songs

Great work Bruno! I hope it's ok that I make a few comments on the results though. 201 The Paragons Meet the Jesters 50s non-jazz seems to be ranked high overall, but I had never even heard of this album! Only hip-hop albums in the top 5 of the 2000s (ahead of Kid A, Funeral, Is This It and Elephant...
by Henrik
Fri Mar 17, 2017 12:03 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted!
Replies: 227
Views: 5698

Re: Help wanted!

Romain wrote:Guys, you are crazy! ;-)


Thanks for that.

I second that. :D
by Henrik
Thu Mar 16, 2017 5:36 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Nominations
Replies: 177
Views: 2108

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Nominations

The Specials - Specials: 'Blank Expression'
by Henrik
Wed Mar 15, 2017 9:56 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM
Replies: 168
Views: 3235

Re: Lists that haven't been decided if they will be included on AM

Another summary of what's left yo be decided would be greatly appreciated. I'll go through it during the weekend.
by Henrik
Wed Mar 15, 2017 9:52 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: Benoît Sabatier: Nous sommes jeunes, nous sommes fiers (2007)
Replies: 1
Views: 49

Re: Benoît Sabatier: Nous sommes jeunes, nous sommes fiers (2007)

Thanks Pierre. Very interesting list! This is most likely eligible, but I will go through whatever needs to be decided during the weekend.
by Henrik
Wed Mar 15, 2017 4:08 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Nominations
Replies: 177
Views: 2108

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Nominations

spiritualized wrote:I will suggest the following tracks from my favorite albums

Abbaon Fat Tracks from Maxinquaye
Bob Marley and the Wailers - Natty Dread: 'Rebel Music (3 O'Clock Roadblock)'
New York Dolls - Private World

Related to Tricky I suggest Specials' "Blank Expression".
by Henrik
Wed Mar 15, 2017 10:00 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: MCCh 2017 (04) March 15
Replies: 6
Views: 942

Re: MCCh 2017 (04) March 15

Thanks Otisredding!! Your presentation is amazing already, but I have a suggestion. How about presenting both the raw average together with the number of ratings within the brackets? Example: 01 - Run The Jewels: Run The Jewels 3 - 89,2 (91,3 - 28) 91,3 as the raw average for Run The Jewels 3 was ju...
by Henrik
Wed Mar 15, 2017 8:05 am
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: El Comercio: Los mejores boleros de todos los tiempos (Book - 2001)
Replies: 8
Views: 165

Re: El Comercio: Los mejores boleros de todos los tiempos (Book - 2001)

Sure, I believe you. Sorry if I'm too suspicious.
by Henrik
Wed Mar 15, 2017 5:28 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 50 Stevie Wonder Songs (list finished!)
Replies: 28
Views: 383

Re: Top 50 Stevie Wonder Songs (start submitting lists!)

bootsy wrote:
Pierre wrote:
bootsy wrote:Would have liked to have seen Rocket Love and Send One Your Love. Rocket Love is probably my favorite Stevie song.


Why didn't you vote for these, then?

They're not eligible. If they are eligible I'll vote for them.

Why not?
by Henrik
Wed Mar 15, 2017 5:24 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Nominations
Replies: 177
Views: 2108

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Nominations

Gang of Four - Entertainment!: 'Ether'
by Henrik
Tue Mar 14, 2017 5:54 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: El Comercio: Los mejores boleros de todos los tiempos (Book - 2001)
Replies: 8
Views: 165

Re: El Comercio: Los mejores boleros de todos los tiempos (Book - 2001)

You're being asked to login.

"El Comercio" sounds like they would list the biggest commercial successes rather than the subjectively best songs.
by Henrik
Tue Mar 14, 2017 2:09 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Nominations
Replies: 177
Views: 2108

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Nominations

bonnielaurel wrote:
Nassim wrote:
spiritualized wrote:Rage Against The Machine - Wake Up


I like your pick better, but bonnielaurel already nominated Take the Power Back !
First come first serve


It's okay for me to take "Wake Up" instead.

I also thought about nominating "Wake Up". One of my favorite intros.
by Henrik
Tue Mar 14, 2017 6:35 am
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Best of the B-Sides 2: Nominations
Replies: 177
Views: 2108

Re: Best of the B-Sides 2: Nominations

I think there's room for one more song in group A, and if so I choose

Joy Division - Closer: 'Heart and Soul'
by Henrik
Mon Mar 13, 2017 7:29 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Top 50 Stevie Wonder Songs (list finished!)
Replies: 28
Views: 383

Re: Top 50 Stevie Wonder Songs (start submitting lists!)

1. Superstition 2. Visions 3. Sir Duke 4. Higher Ground 5. Living For The City 6. Creepin' 7. They Won't Go When I Go 8. Fingertips, Part 2 9. Another Star 10. I Wish 11. Love's In Need Of Love Today 12. Maybe Your Baby 13. Pastime Paradise 14. As 15. Keep On Running 16. I Was Made To Love Her 17. S...
by Henrik
Mon Mar 13, 2017 5:27 pm
Forum: Music, music, music...
Topic: Help wanted!
Replies: 227
Views: 5698

Re: Help wanted!

StevieFan13 wrote:Should I bother?

If the lists have been deemed eligible, I am definitely grateful if you add them to the spreadsheet! Was this unclear somehow?
by Henrik
Mon Mar 13, 2017 5:19 pm
Forum: Critics' lists
Topic: The Ego Trip Book of Rap Lists
Replies: 3
Views: 55

Re: The Ego Trip Book of Rap Lists

I don't think this should be inluded. They have top 40 lists by year. If these albums didn't make those lists, they aren't that highly regarded after all.

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