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Post by prosecutorgodot » Thu Oct 12, 2017 6:57 pm

Henry wrote:Madonna - True Blue (189, 1398, 722)
This is a great pop album. Better than Like a Virgin and Like a Prayer in my opinion.
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Post by Henry » Thu Oct 12, 2017 8:58 pm

prosecutorgodot wrote:
Henry wrote:Madonna - True Blue (189, 1398, 722)
This is a great pop album. Better than Like a Virgin and Like a Prayer in my opinion.
It has some very enjoyable songs including:

Live to Tell (AM all time rank=1475)
Papa Don't Preach (1587)
Open Your Heart (2934)
Where's the Party (4322)
La Isla Bonita (BU)
True Blue (BU)
Jimmy Jimmy
Love Makes the World Go Round


On the other hand, I'm not a big fan of White Heat.

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Post by Henry » Sat Oct 14, 2017 6:17 am

Which of the following do we expect to drop in the next 5?

David Bowie - Hunky Dory (813, 66, 60) - big improvement, expected to drop by 35
Fleetwood Mac - Rumours (202, 55, 32) - could happen
Jimi Hendrix - Are You Experienced? (92, 14, 29) could happen
Kanye West - MBDTF (NR, 73, 69) - big improvement for an album that hasn't worked for me yet, but could drop by 35
Love - Forever Changes (708, 50, 42) - nod to Harold for predicting this to drop soon
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On (161, 7, 28) - wouldn't surprise me
Michael Jackson - Thriller (160, 25, 33) - could happen
Pixies - Doolittle (NR, 42, 23) - possible
Portishead - Dummy (1030, 65, 45) - expected to drop by 35
Prince - Purple Rain (268, 44, 22) - not likely
R.E.M. - Automatic For the People (580, 43, 19) - would be a bit of a surprise
Radiohead - In Rainbows (625, 89, 73) - Radiohead is improving tremendously in this poll, but could drop b4 35
Radiohead - The Bends (606, 88, 44) - probably higher given Radiohead's performance in this year's poll so far
Radiohead - Kid A (824, 37, 26) - not likely to drop b4 35
Sufjan Stevens - Illinoise (99, 90, 21) - not likely
The Beatles - Rubber Soul (175, 29, 36) - could drop b4 35
The Strokes - Is This It (864, 40, 37) - wouldn't surprise me
The Who - (2, 35, 20) - I'd be disappointed and a bit surprised
Stevie Wonder - Songs In the Key Of Live (64, 46, 55) - seems to have substantially improved its placement from the last poll
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions (22, 47, 41) - could happen
U2 - Joshua Tree (111, 39, 31) - could happen

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Post by Nick » Sat Oct 14, 2017 12:18 pm

Henry wrote:Which of the following do we expect to drop in the next 5?

David Bowie - Hunky Dory (813, 66, 60) - big improvement, expected to drop by 35
Fleetwood Mac - Rumours (202, 55, 32) - could happen
Jimi Hendrix - Are You Experienced? (92, 14, 29) could happen
Kanye West - MBDTF (NR, 73, 69) - big improvement for an album that hasn't worked for me yet, but could drop by 35
Love - Forever Changes (708, 50, 42) - nod to Harold for predicting this to drop soon
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On (161, 7, 28) - wouldn't surprise me
Michael Jackson - Thriller (160, 25, 33) - could happen
Pixies - Doolittle (NR, 42, 23) - possible
Portishead - Dummy (1030, 65, 45) - expected to drop by 35
Prince - Purple Rain (268, 44, 22) - not likely
R.E.M. - Automatic For the People (580, 43, 19) - would be a bit of a surprise
Radiohead - In Rainbows (625, 89, 73) - Radiohead is improving tremendously in this poll, but could drop b4 35
Radiohead - The Bends (606, 88, 44) - probably higher given Radiohead's performance in this year's poll so far
Radiohead - Kid A (824, 37, 26) - not likely to drop b4 35
Sufjan Stevens - Illinoise (99, 90, 21) - not likely
The Beatles - Rubber Soul (175, 29, 36) - could drop b4 35
The Strokes - Is This It (864, 40, 37) - wouldn't surprise me
The Who - (2, 35, 20) - I'd be disappointed and a bit surprised
Stevie Wonder - Songs In the Key Of Live (64, 46, 55) - seems to have substantially improved its placement from the last poll
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions (22, 47, 41) - could happen
U2 - Joshua Tree (111, 39, 31) - could happen
Forever Changes
Hunky Dory
Dummy
My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
The Bends

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Post by StevieFan13 » Sat Oct 14, 2017 1:11 pm

So, Let It Bleed is gonna be the highest-ranked Stone album? I'll admit, I didn't see that coming.
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Post by jamieW » Sat Oct 14, 2017 1:30 pm

I took Henry's albums and made probable, possible, doubtful predictions. (I forced myself to make 5 "probables," which are my predictions for the next 5 out.)

David Bowie - Hunky Dory (813, 66, 60) - Probable
Fleetwood Mac - Rumours (202, 55, 32) - Doubtful
Jimi Hendrix - Are You Experienced? (92, 14, 29) Possible
Kanye West - MBDTF (NR, 73, 69) - Possible
Love - Forever Changes (708, 50, 42) - Probable
Marvin Gaye - What's Going On (161, 7, 28) - Doubtful
Michael Jackson - Thriller (160, 25, 33) - Doubtful
Pixies - Doolittle (NR, 42, 23) - Doubtful
Portishead - Dummy (1030, 65, 45) - Probable
Prince - Purple Rain (268, 44, 22) - Doubtful
R.E.M. - Automatic For the People (580, 43, 19) - Doubtful
Radiohead - In Rainbows (625, 89, 73) - Possible
Radiohead - The Bends (606, 88, 44) - Probable
Radiohead - Kid A (824, 37, 26) - Doubtful
Sufjan Stevens - Illinoise (99, 90, 21) - Doubtful
The Beatles - Rubber Soul (175, 29, 36) - Possible
The Strokes - Is This It (864, 40, 37) - Doubtful
The Who - (2, 35, 20) - Doubtful
Stevie Wonder - Songs In the Key Of Live (64, 46, 55) - Probable
Stevie Wonder - Innervisions (22, 47, 41) - Possible
U2 - Joshua Tree (111, 39, 31) - Doubtful

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Post by DaveC » Sat Oct 14, 2017 7:18 pm

Next 5
Thriller
Hunky Dory
Let it Bleed
In Rainbows
Rumours

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Post by prosecutorgodot » Sun Oct 15, 2017 5:31 am

Hurray for both of Stevie Wonder's big ones breaking into the top 35! Just as surprised as everyone about 4 Radiohead albums, and of course Let It Bleed being the top Stones pick, though it is my personal fave (the only Stones album I voted for).

I suck at this prediction game, I can't ever get more than 2 right, but here goes...
Bends
Rainbows
Key of Life
Rubber Soul
Joshua Tree
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Post by Nick » Sun Oct 15, 2017 7:32 pm

Alright, we've hit the top 30, and this is what we've got left, folks...

1960s:

Bob Dylan- Highway 61 Revisited (1965)
The Beatles- Rubber Soul (1965)
The Beatles- Revolver (1966)
Bob Dylan- Blonde on Blonde (1966)
The Beach Boys- Pet Sounds (1966)
The Beatles- Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1967)
The Velvet Underground- The Velvet Underground & Nico (1967)
Jimi Hendrix- Are You Experienced? (1967)
The Beatles- The Beatles ("The White Album") (1968)
The Beatles- Abbey Road (1969)
The Rolling Stones- Let It Bleed (1969)

1970s:

Marvin Gaye- What's Going On (1971)
The Who- Who's Next (1971)
Led Zeppelin- IV (1971)
David Bowie- The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders from Mars (1972)
Stevie Wonder- Innervisions (1973)
Pink Floyd- The Dark Side of the Moon (1973)
Bruce Springsteen- Born to Run (1975)
Stevie Wonder- Songs in the Key of Life (1976)
The Clash- London Calling (1979)

1980s:

Michael Jackson- Thriller (1982)
Prince- Purple Rain (1984)
The Smiths- The Queen Is Dead (1986)
Pixies- Doolittle (1989)

1990s:

Nirvana- Nevermind (1991)
Radiohead- OK Computer (1997)

2000s:

Radiohead- Kid A (2000)
Arcade Fire- Funeral (2004)
Sufjan Stevens- Illinois (2005)

2010s:

Kanye West- My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (2010)

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Post by Jackson » Mon Oct 16, 2017 6:06 am

Beatles albums from 1965-1969 in the top 30: 5
Any album made from 1990-2017 in the top 30: 6

I wonder if/when newer music will begin to have more proportional placement on the top of the list. In particular I find the 1990s placing only two albums in the top 30 to be way too low given all of the great music made across a variety of styles during the decade.

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Post by prosecutorgodot » Wed Oct 18, 2017 4:15 am

Next five:
Innervisions
Rubber Soul
Kid A
Doolittle
Born to Run

Three albums I wish I had placed lower on my ballot: Is This It, Kid A, Rubber Soul
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Post by veganvalentine » Wed Oct 18, 2017 8:39 am

prosecutorgodot wrote:Next five:
Innervisions
Rubber Soul
Kid A
Doolittle
Born to Run

Three albums I wish I had placed lower on my ballot: Is This It, Kid A, Rubber Soul
But shouldn't our ballots just be our honest opinions rather than an attempt to influence the results?

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Post by Nick » Wed Oct 18, 2017 10:44 am

The top 20...

1960s:

Bob Dylan- Highway 61 Revisited (1965)
The Beatles- Revolver (1966)
The Beach Boys- Pet Sounds (1966)
The Beatles- Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1967)
The Velvet Underground- The Velvet Underground & Nico (1967)
The Beatles- The Beatles ("The White Album") (1968)
The Beatles- Abbey Road (1969)

1970s:

Led Zeppelin- IV (1971)
David Bowie- The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders from Mars (1972)
Stevie Wonder- Innervisions (1973)
Pink Floyd- The Dark Side of the Moon (1973)
Bruce Springsteen- Born to Run (1975)
The Clash- London Calling (1979)

1980s:

Michael Jackson- Thriller (1982)
Prince- Purple Rain (1984)
Pixies- Doolittle (1989)

1990s:

Nirvana- Nevermind (1991)
Radiohead- OK Computer (1997)

2000s:

Radiohead- Kid A (2000)
Arcade Fire- Funeral (2004)

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Post by Moonbeam » Wed Oct 18, 2017 11:09 am

I've heard 17 of the top 20. It seems more favorable to me than usual:

5 stars: 3
4.5 stars: 2
4 stars: 3
3.5 stars: 3
3 stars: 0
2.5 stars: 1
2 stars: 3
1.5 stars: 1
1 stars: 1
0.5 stars: 0

Holding out hopes for a top 10 finish for Purple Rain, but I'm guessing it's in the next batch of 5.

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Post by Listyguy » Wed Oct 18, 2017 1:00 pm

Listyguy wrote:
Listyguy wrote: Also...Thriller finished at #33 the last time we ran this poll. It seems like a lock for the top 20 this time around.
Doubling down on this after seeing Bad go from #308 to #164. Hell, top 10 seems possible (albeit an outside shot).
The first half of my prediction was right. I still think it will come close to the top 10.

Also, with the drop these Dylan albums have received, I wouldn't be surprised of Highway 61 Revisited fell in the next 5.

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Post by whuntva » Wed Oct 18, 2017 4:50 pm

Glad to see LZIV and Dark Side hit the Top 20. Where they belong!

If I had to guess, I say OK Computer wins and VU still in Top 5 but around #3. #2 goes to Purple Rain or Ziggy due to recent deaths.

4 of the Beatles' "Big Five" will be in the Top 10. Revolver the highest among them.

Would love to see London Calling and Thriller in the Top 10, but Top 15 seems more realistic for both of them.
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Post by prosecutorgodot » Wed Oct 18, 2017 6:10 pm

veganvalentine wrote:
prosecutorgodot wrote:Next five:
Innervisions
Rubber Soul
Kid A
Doolittle
Born to Run

Three albums I wish I had placed lower on my ballot: Is This It, Kid A, Rubber Soul
But shouldn't our ballots just be our honest opinions rather than an attempt to influence the results?
I think I kinda was dishonest with myself is what I'm trying to say.
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Post by Henry » Wed Oct 18, 2017 7:02 pm

whuntva wrote:Glad to see LZIV and Dark Side hit the Top 20. Where they belong!

If I had to guess, I say OK Computer wins and VU still in Top 5 but around #3. #2 goes to Purple Rain or Ziggy due to recent deaths.

4 of the Beatles' "Big Five" will be in the Top 10. Revolver the highest among them.

Would love to see London Calling and Thriller in the Top 10, but Top 15 seems more realistic for both of them.
Your predictions seem solid to me. Anything that moves VU down is welcome to me. I would prefer to see the Beatles or Beach Boys reappear in the top two, but would bet against that happening just yet.

I still struggle with enjoying many of the songs in London Calling and therefore would prefer to see it drop before we get to the top ten.

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Post by Moonbeam » Thu Oct 19, 2017 11:11 am

Purple Rain takes the 80s crown! Wish the decade was beloved enough to place an album in the top 10. The 60s continue to have a stranglehold which I just don't understand.

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Post by Listyguy » Thu Oct 19, 2017 12:30 pm

The top 15, with their 2014 rank:

1960s:

Bob Dylan- Highway 61 Revisited (1965) #12
The Beatles- Revolver (1966) #7
The Beach Boys- Pet Sounds (1966) #3
The Beatles- Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1967) #8
The Velvet Underground- The Velvet Underground & Nico (1967) #1
The Beatles- The Beatles ("The White Album") (1968) #11
The Beatles- Abbey Road (1969) #9

1970s:

David Bowie- The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders from Mars (1972) #5
Pink Floyd- The Dark Side of the Moon (1973) #14
Bruce Springsteen- Born to Run (1975) #16
The Clash- London Calling (1979) #4

1990s:

Nirvana- Nevermind (1991) #19
Radiohead- OK Computer (1997) #2

2000s:

Radiohead- Kid A (2000) #26
Arcade Fire- Funeral (2004) #6

If I had to guess which five will fail to make the top 10, I would go with Highway 61 (given the fall of all Dylan's albums :( ), one of the four Beatles albums (hopefully The White Album, but it could definitely be Abbey Road), Born to Run, The Dark Side of the Moon, and maybe London Calling? That would be a hell of a drop from last time, but seeing how punk has done as a whole....

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Post by Reverend Moonjava » Thu Oct 19, 2017 2:11 pm

I was so close to posting my prediction of the top 20, but ultimately decided I didn't know anything and didn't do it... and then it turned out I had predicted the placement of Doolittle, Innervisions, and Led Zeppelin IV exactly right!

So, my prediction of the top 15, which I will now surely get completely wrong:
15.Born to Run
14.Highway 61 Revisited
13.The Dark Side of the Moon
12.London Calling
11.The White Album
10.Nevermind
9. Kid A
8. Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders From Mars
7. Abbey Road
6. The Velvet Underground & Nico
5. Pet Sounds
4. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
3. Funeral
2. Revolver
1. OK Computer
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Post by prosecutorgodot » Thu Oct 19, 2017 8:13 pm

Let's try this:
15. Born to Run
14. Kid A
13. Nevermind
12. White Album
11. Highway 61 Revisited
10. London Calling
9. Dark Side of the Moon
8. Abbey Road
7. Sgt. Pepper
6. Pet Sounds
5. Ziggy Stardust
4. Funeral
3. TVUAN
2. Revolver
1. OK Computer
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Post by babydoll » Fri Oct 20, 2017 12:34 am

prosecutorgodot wrote:
Henry wrote:Madonna - True Blue (189, 1398, 722)
This is a great pop album. Better than Like a Virgin and Like a Prayer in my opinion.
It's really overrated in my opinion. I've never warmed up to it.

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Post by Moonbeam » Fri Oct 20, 2017 5:14 am

babydoll wrote:
prosecutorgodot wrote:
Henry wrote:Madonna - True Blue (189, 1398, 722)
This is a great pop album. Better than Like a Virgin and Like a Prayer in my opinion.
It's really overrated in my opinion. I've never warmed up to it.
"Jimmy Jimmy" and "Love Makes the World Go Round" are duds, so the album ends with a big thud, IMO. I'm not big on "True Blue", either. I would have far preferred those songs to be replaced by "Causin' a Commotion", "Who's That Girl" and "The Look of Love".

Then again, I'm not big on 3 of the songs on Like a Virgin. I would have far preferred "Shoo-Bee-Doo", "Pretender", and "Stay" to be replaced by "Into the Groove", "Crazy for You", and "Gambler".

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Post by Listyguy » Sat Oct 21, 2017 12:24 am

Listyguy wrote: If I had to guess which five will fail to make the top 10, I would go with Highway 61 (given the fall of all Dylan's albums :( ), one of the four Beatles albums (hopefully The White Album, but it could definitely be Abbey Road), Born to Run, The Dark Side of the Moon, and maybe London Calling? That would be a hell of a drop from last time, but seeing how punk has done as a whole....
Only got 2 of 5...this I why I don't do these things. Pink Floyd in the top 10 is a pleasant surprise. I don't think it will end up being the top album of the 70's, but these results have been unexpected, so who the hell knows?

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Post by Nick » Sat Oct 21, 2017 12:39 am

Top ten prediction...

10. Nevermind
9. The Dark Side of the Moon
8. The White Album
7. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
6. Abbey Road
5. The Velvet Underground & Nico
4. Revolver
3. Ziggy Stardust
2. Pet Sounds
1. OK Computer

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Post by Henry » Sat Oct 21, 2017 1:50 am

10. The Dark Side of the Moon (estimated total number of voters=51, certainly not Moonbeam)
9. Nevermind (57, including myself)
8. The White Album (54)
7. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (55)
6. Abbey Road (54)
5. Revolver (55)
4. The Velvet Underground & Nico (53, not me)
3. Ziggy Stardust (65)
2. OK Computer (68)
1. Pet Sounds (62)

If I had to bet, I'd place OK Computer and VU higher, but this is my somewhat hopeful prediction.
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Post by Henry » Sat Oct 21, 2017 1:55 am

Moonbeam wrote:
babydoll wrote:
prosecutorgodot wrote: This is a great pop album. Better than Like a Virgin and Like a Prayer in my opinion.
It's really overrated in my opinion. I've never warmed up to it.
"Jimmy Jimmy" and "Love Makes the World Go Round" are duds, so the album ends with a big thud, IMO. I'm not big on "True Blue", either. I would have far preferred those songs to be replaced by "Causin' a Commotion", "Who's That Girl" and "The Look of Love".

Then again, I'm not big on 3 of the songs on Like a Virgin. I would have far preferred "Shoo-Bee-Doo", "Pretender", and "Stay" to be replaced by "Into the Groove", "Crazy for You", and "Gambler".
I'm a fan of both "Into the Groove" and "Crazy For You." Who's that Girl doesn't work particularly well for me, but it's better than Jimmy Jimmy and Love Makes the World Go Round in my opinion.

I'm not even familiar with the other songs you mention. Which one of those do you recommend I listen to first?

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Post by whuntva » Sat Oct 21, 2017 2:14 am

10) Dark Side
9) White Album
8) Abbey Road
7) Sgt. Pepper
6) Nevermind
5) Revolver
4) Pet Sounds
3) Velvet Underground and Nico
2) Ziggy Stardust
1) OK Computer

It's possible OK Computer doesn't win, but I think the younger, newer members will skew the vote in that direction. Esp. considering how Kid A won the 2000s. I heard some people say Nevermind has an outside chance of winning, but I don't see it. Top 5, maybe, but not #1. An older album will swipe it. Revolver is perhaps the best chance for a Beatles album in the Top 3. As beloved as the band is, it is surprising how they have always come up just short in the albums poll, despite winning the songs and artists more than once. Though I think it will be OK Computer and an older album at #2.
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Post by prosecutorgodot » Sat Oct 21, 2017 4:27 am

I'll predict no album gets more than 60 votes.

The highest number of votes will probably go to one of the Beatles' albums...? Or possibly OK Computer...
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Post by Moonbeam » Sat Oct 21, 2017 7:11 am

Henry wrote:
Moonbeam wrote:
babydoll wrote: It's really overrated in my opinion. I've never warmed up to it.
"Jimmy Jimmy" and "Love Makes the World Go Round" are duds, so the album ends with a big thud, IMO. I'm not big on "True Blue", either. I would have far preferred those songs to be replaced by "Causin' a Commotion", "Who's That Girl" and "The Look of Love".

Then again, I'm not big on 3 of the songs on Like a Virgin. I would have far preferred "Shoo-Bee-Doo", "Pretender", and "Stay" to be replaced by "Into the Groove", "Crazy for You", and "Gambler".
I'm a fan of both "Into the Groove" and "Crazy For You." Who's that Girl doesn't work particularly well for me, but it's better than Jimmy Jimmy and Love Makes the World Go Round in my opinion.

I'm not even familiar with the other songs you mention. Which one of those do you recommend I listen to first?
Well, "Gambler" is one of my 5 favorite Madonna songs, but I think it is unlikely to be to your taste. "The Look of Love" is a gorgeous ballad, so maybe try that one.

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Post by Listyguy » Sun Oct 22, 2017 12:16 am

I'm very happy to see my #2 album, Abbey Road, in the top 5!

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Post by Henry » Sun Oct 22, 2017 12:49 am

More realistic prediction for top five:

1) OK Computer
2) VU
3) Ziggy
4) Abbey Road
5) Revolver

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Post by andyd1010 » Sun Oct 22, 2017 12:53 am

Listyguy wrote:I'm very happy to see my #2 album, Abbey Road, in the top 5!
Ditto! My #2 as well

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Post by StevieFan13 » Sun Oct 22, 2017 1:31 am

andyd1010 wrote:
Listyguy wrote:I'm very happy to see my #2 album, Abbey Road, in the top 5!
Ditto! My #2 as well
Top 10 for me!
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Post by Moonbeam » Sun Oct 22, 2017 5:40 am

I dislike 4 of the top 10 (and probably would dislike the album I haven't heard), but I've got 2 albums I love left in the top 5.

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Post by Henry » Sun Oct 22, 2017 5:01 pm

Great to see Abbey Road exceed expectations. If it places in the top 2, I would be very surprised and attribute the change to our wonderful newcomers.

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Post by letmeintomyzone » Sun Oct 22, 2017 5:56 pm

What's the highest album in the current AM Top 100 to not enter the top 500?

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Post by Honorio » Sun Oct 22, 2017 6:46 pm

None. "Screamadelica" was the AM Top 100 album lowest ranked, at #353.

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Post by veganvalentine » Sun Oct 22, 2017 8:36 pm

Moonbeam wrote:I dislike 4 of the top 10 (and probably would dislike the album I haven't heard), but I've got 2 albums I love left in the top 5.
I'm surprised you haven't heard one of the albums in the top 10. Which one? :o

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Post by Listyguy » Sun Oct 22, 2017 8:59 pm

veganvalentine wrote:
Moonbeam wrote:I dislike 4 of the top 10 (and probably would dislike the album I haven't heard), but I've got 2 albums I love left in the top 5.
I'm surprised you haven't heard one of the albums in the top 10. Which one? :o
I was wondering the same thing...I figure it's one of the four Beatles albums. I'd guess the White Album, because of its length + Moonbeam's disdain for the Beatles.

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Post by Moonbeam » Sun Oct 22, 2017 9:36 pm

Listyguy wrote:
veganvalentine wrote:
Moonbeam wrote:I dislike 4 of the top 10 (and probably would dislike the album I haven't heard), but I've got 2 albums I love left in the top 5.
I'm surprised you haven't heard one of the albums in the top 10. Which one? :o
I was wondering the same thing...I figure it's one of the four Beatles albums. I'd guess the White Album, because of its length + Moonbeam's disdain for the Beatles.
Your prediction is correct! ;)

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Post by veganvalentine » Mon Oct 23, 2017 5:11 am

Moonbeam wrote:
Listyguy wrote:
veganvalentine wrote:
I'm surprised you haven't heard one of the albums in the top 10. Which one? :o
I was wondering the same thing...I figure it's one of the four Beatles albums. I'd guess the White Album, because of its length + Moonbeam's disdain for the Beatles.
Your prediction is correct! ;)
I don't think I've ever met a Beatle hater before, but good for you to march to the beat of your own drummer! I'm surprised you're not a little interested just because of its sheer acclaim, but admittedly I do find it overrated because of its uneven quality even if it does contain many great songs.

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