Top Darkwave Albums

Rank All Time Artist Album Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
Cocteau Twins Treasure Ethereal Wave Dream Pop 1984
This Mortal Coil It'll End in Tears Ethereal Wave Dream Pop 1984

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Dead Can Dance Within the Realm of a Dying Sun Neoclassical Darkwave 1987
Chelsea Wolfe Abyss Gothic Rock 2015
Dead Can Dance Spleen and Ideal 1985
Chelsea Wolfe Pain Is Beauty Ethereal Wave 2013
Dead Can Dance Aion Neoclassical Darkwave 1990
This Mortal Coil Filigree and Shadow Ethereal Wave Dream Pop 1986
Zola Jesus Stridulum II Art Pop 2010
Zola Jesus Okovi Art Pop 2017
Black Tape for a Blue Girl Remnants of a Deeper Purity Neoclassical Darkwave 1996
Dead Can Dance The Serpent's Egg Neoclassical Darkwave 1988