thump - The 99 greatest dance albums of all time

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thump - The 99 greatest dance albums of all time

Postby Romain » Fri Jul 24, 2015 11:12 am


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Re: thump - The 99 greatest dance albums of all time

Postby JR » Fri Jul 24, 2015 12:36 pm

Thanks for bringing this to attention- a few oddities, sure.

The commentary for the Madonna albums, I must say, is so damn spot-on. 8-)

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Re: thump - The 99 greatest dance albums of all time

Postby Pierre » Fri Jul 24, 2015 2:58 pm

Any list with an Underworld album is a list I can endorse, even if only 1 Underworld album will never be enough :P But the rest is a little too random, as others pointed out.

Anyway, here it is:

1 | Daft Punk | Discovery | 2001
2 | Carl Craig | Landcruising | 1995
3 | Madonna | Confessions on a Dance Floor | 2005
4 | Fatboy Slim | You've Come a Long Way, Baby | 1998
5 | Underworld | dubnobasswithmyheadman | 1993
6 | The Chemical Brothers | Dig Your Own Hole | 1997
7 | Disclosure | Settle | 2013
8 | Robyn | Body Talk | 2010
9 | Basement Jaxx | Rooty | 2001
10 | Kylie Minogue | Aphrodite |2010
11 | Depeche Mode | Violator | 1990
12 | Skrillex | Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites | 2010
13 | Michael Jackson | Off the Wall | 1979
14 | Justice | † | 2007
15 | Plastikman | Sheet One | 1993
16 | Donna Summer | Bad Girls | 1979
17 | Kraftwerk | Trans-Europe Express | 1977
18 | Groove Armada | Soundboy Rock | 2007
19 | Giorgio Moroder | From Here to Eternity | 1977
20 | Daft Punk | Homework | 1997
21 | Erasure | The Innocents |1988
22 | Moby | Everything Is Wrong | 1994
23 | Calvin Harris | Ready for the Weekend | 2009
24 | Kaskade | Strobelite Seduction | 2008
25 | The Prodigy | The Fat of the Land | 1997
26 | Madonna | Madonna | 1983
27 | LCD Soundsystem | LCD Soundsystem | 2005
28 | Tiësto | Just Be | 2004
29 | The Chemical Brothers | Come With Us | 2002
30 | Missy Elliott | Miss E... So Addictive | 2001
31 | New Order | Power, Corruption & Lies | 1983
32 | Everything But the Girl | Walking Wounded | 1996
33 | Pet Shop Boys | Actually | 1987
34 | Kylie Minogue | Fever | 2001
35 | Goldie | Timeless | 1995
36 | Basement Jaxx | Kish Kash | 2003
37 | Angélique Kidjo | Logozo | 1991
38 | M.I.A. | Kala | 2007
39 | Hercules and Love Affair | Hercules and Love Affair | 2008
40 | Armin van Buuren | Imagine | 2008
41 | Deep Dish | George Is On | 2005
42 | Tiga | Sexor | 2006
43 | C+C Music Factory | Gonna Make You Sweat | 1990
44 | Goldfrapp | Supernature | 2005
45 | Skream | Skream! | 2006
46 | Kraftwerk | Computer World | 1981
47 | Lady Gaga | The Fame Monster | 2009
48 | Ricardo Villalobos | Alcachofa | 2003
49 | Cut Chemist | The Audience's Listening | 2006
50 | Deadmau5 | Random Album Title | 2008
51 | Metro Area | Metro Area | 2002
52 | Paul Oakenfold | Bunkka | 2002
53 | Nero | Welcome Reality | 2011
54 | Dizzee Rascal | Tongue n' Cheek | 2009
55 | Björk | Debut | 1993
56 | DJ Shadow | Endtroducing..... | 1996
57 | Britney Spears | In the Zone | 2003
58 | Swedish House Mafia | Until Now | 2012
59 | Yelle | Pop-Up | 2007
60 | Gorillaz | Demon Days | 2005
61 | Burial | Untrue | 2007
62 | Cassius | 1999 | 1999
63 | The Avalanches | Since I Left You | 2000
64 | Groove Armada | Vertigo | 1999
65 | ABBA | Arrival | 1976
66 | LCD Soundsystem | This Is Happening | 2010
67 | Kid Sister | Ultraviolet | 2009
68 | Moby | Play | 1999
69 | The Rapture | Echoes | 2003
70 | David Guetta | Pop Life | 2007
71 | Orbital | The Middle of Nowhere | 1999
72 | Theo Parrish | First Floor | 1998
73 | Róisín Murphy | Overpowered | 2007
74 | Manuel Göttsching | E2-E4 | 1984
75 | Femi Kuti | Shoki Shoki | 1998
76 | Gwen Stefani | Love. Angel. Music. Baby. | 2004
77 | Deee-Lite | World Clique | 1990
78 | Gorgon City | Sirens | 2014
79 | Chromeo | Fancy Footwork | 2007
80 | Fatboy Slim | Halfway Between the Gutter and the Stars | 2000
81 | Akufen | My Way | 2002
82 | Hot Chip | Made in the Dark | 2008
83 | Calvin Harris | I Created Disco | 2007
84 | Classixx | Hanging Gardens | 2013
85 | Kyary Pamyu Pamyu | Nanda Collection | 2013
86 | Simian Mobile Disco | Attack, Sustain, Decay, Release | 2007
87 | The Killers | Hot Fuss | 2004
88 | Deadmau5 | For Lack of a Better Name | 2009
89 | Major Lazer | Guns Don't Kill People... Lazers Do | 2009
90 | Clean Bandit | New Eyes | 2014
91 | Drexciya | Neptune's Lair | 1999
92 | Skrillex | Bangarang | 2011
93 | Boys Noize | Oi Oi Oi | 2007
94 | Colette | When the Music's Loud | 2013
95 | The Presets | Apocalypso | 2008
96 | Ellen Allien & Apparat | Orchestra of Bubbles | 2006
97 | Les Rythmes Digitales | Darkdancer | 1999
98 | Fischerspooner | Odyssey | 2005
99 | Stromae | Racine carrée | 2013

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Re: thump - The 99 greatest dance albums of all time

Postby JR » Fri Jul 24, 2015 3:52 pm

Thanks for transcribing the full list here, Pierre.

A note: Thump looks to be a dance channel of the popular Vice site, so I imagine this list is eligible.

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Re: thump - The 99 greatest dance albums of all time

Postby Romain » Fri Jul 24, 2015 4:22 pm

Thanks to both of you for the list and comments.


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