NPR Music's 150 Greatest Albums Made By Women

NPR Music's 150 Greatest Albums Made By Women

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150. The Roches - The Roches

The Roches - The Roches
Critic Score
90
1 review
User Score
NR

149. Alicia Keys - Songs in A Minor

Alicia Keys - Songs in A Minor
June 5, 2001
Soul
Critic Score
80
7 reviews
User Score
74
27 reviews

148. Terri Lyne Carrington - The Mosaic Project

Terri Lyne Carrington - The Mosaic Project
July 19, 2011
Critic Score
80
1 review
User Score
NR

147. Meredith Monk - Dolmen Music

Meredith Monk - Dolmen Music
Critic Score
40
1 review
User Score
82
4 reviews

146. Patty Griffin - Flaming Red

Patty Griffin - Flaming Red
June 23, 1998
Critic Score
84
2 reviews
User Score
80
1 review

145. Oumou Sangaré - Moussolou

Oumou Sangaré - Moussolou
Critic Score
80
1 review
User Score
NR

144. The Breeders - Last Splash

The Breeders - Last Splash
August 31, 1993
Alternative Rock
Critic Score
81
5 reviews
User Score
83
45 reviews

143. Robyn - Body Talk

Robyn - Body Talk
November 22, 2010
Electropop
Critic Score
83
17 reviews
User Score
83
108 reviews

142. Iris DeMent - My Life

Iris DeMent - My Life
April 12, 1994
Country
Critic Score
84
2 reviews
User Score
62
1 review

141. Joanna Newsom - Ys

Joanna Newsom - Ys
November 14, 2006
Indie Folk
Critic Score
86
21 reviews
User Score
89
208 reviews

140. Norah Jones - Come Away with Me

Norah Jones - Come Away with Me
February 26, 2002
Jazz
Critic Score
78
3 reviews
User Score
79
40 reviews

139. The Bangles - All Over the Place

The Bangles - All Over the Place
May 23, 1984
Critic Score
90
1 review
User Score
NR

138. Cocteau Twins - Heaven or Las Vegas

Cocteau Twins - Heaven or Las Vegas
September 17, 1990
Dream Pop
Critic Score
92
4 reviews
User Score
90
107 reviews

137. Ofra Haza - Yemenite Songs

Ofra Haza - Yemenite Songs
Critic Score
90
1 review
User Score
NR

136. Yoko Ono/Plastic Ono Band - Yoko Ono/Plastic Ono Band

Yoko Ono/Plastic Ono Band - Yoko Ono/Plastic Ono Band
December 11, 1970
Critic Score
91
1 review
User Score
79
1 review

135. The B-52's - The B-52's

The B-52's - The B-52's
July 6, 1979
New Wave
Critic Score
90
2 reviews
User Score
84
20 reviews

134. Solange - A Seat at the Table

Solange - A Seat at the Table
September 30, 2016
Alternative R&B
Critic Score
86
23 reviews
User Score
83
463 reviews

133. Fanny - Fanny Hill

Fanny - Fanny Hill
Critic Score
80
1 review
User Score
NR

132. Shelby Lynne - I Am Shelby Lynne

Shelby Lynne - I Am Shelby Lynne
April 10, 1999
Pop
Critic Score
83
5 reviews
User Score
84
2 reviews

131. Shirley Horn - I Thought About You: Live At Vine St.

Shirley Horn - I Thought About You: Live At Vine St.
Critic Score
90
1 review
User Score
NR

130. Teena Marie - Wild and Peaceful

Teena Marie - Wild and Peaceful
March 31, 1979
Critic Score
80
1 review
User Score
NR

129. Marianne Faithfull - Broken English

Marianne Faithfull - Broken English
February 1, 1979
New Wave
Critic Score
85
2 reviews
User Score
79
14 reviews

128. Pauline Oliveros / Stuart Dempster / Panaiotis - Deep Listening

Pauline Oliveros / Stuart Dempster / Panaiotis - Deep Listening
January 1, 1989
Drone
Critic Score
90
1 review
User Score
NR

127. Sonic Youth - Sister

Sonic Youth - Sister
June 1, 1987
Alternative Rock
Critic Score
100
3 reviews
User Score
88
92 reviews

126. Carpenters - A Song for You

Carpenters - A Song for You
June 13, 1972
Critic Score
85
2 reviews
User Score
86
1 review

125. Fiona Apple - Tidal

Fiona Apple - Tidal
July 23, 1996
Singer-Songwriter
Critic Score
88
3 reviews
User Score
83
101 reviews

124. Carly Simon - No Secrets

Carly Simon - No Secrets
November 28, 1972
Critic Score
90
1 review
User Score
NR

123. Cris Williamson - The Changer and the Changed

Cris Williamson - The Changer and the Changed
Critic Score
100
1 review
User Score
77
1 review

122. Siouxsie and the Banshees - The Scream

Siouxsie and the Banshees - The Scream
October 13, 1978
Post-Punk
Critic Score
80
1 review
User Score
89
10 reviews

121. Joni Mitchell - Hejira

Joni Mitchell - Hejira
November 1, 1976
Singer-Songwriter
Critic Score
78
2 reviews
User Score
83
25 reviews

120. Anita Baker - Rapture

Anita Baker - Rapture
March 20, 1986
Critic Score
100
1 review
User Score
84
2 reviews

119. The Slits - Cut

The Slits - Cut
September 7, 1979
Post-Punk
Critic Score
92
2 reviews
User Score
89
15 reviews

118. Chaka Khan - I Feel For You

Chaka Khan - I Feel For You
October 1, 1984
Critic Score
90
2 reviews
User Score
94
1 review

117. Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Love Rock 'n' Roll

Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - I Love Rock 'n' Roll
November 18, 1981
Critic Score
80
1 review
User Score
75
3 reviews

116. Macy Gray - On How Life Is

Macy Gray - On How Life Is
July 1, 1999
Neo-Soul
Critic Score
71
3 reviews
User Score
78
3 reviews

115. Tito Puente & La Lupe - La Pareja

Tito Puente & La Lupe - La Pareja
Critic Score
60
1 review
User Score
NR

114. Reba McEntire - Rumor Has It

Reba McEntire - Rumor Has It
September 4, 1990
Critic Score
80
2 reviews
User Score
NR

113. Aretha Franklin - Young Gifted And Black

Aretha Franklin - Young Gifted And Black
January 24, 1972
Critic Score
90
1 review
User Score
86
1 review

112. Mercedes Sosa - Mercedes Sosa En Argentina

Mercedes Sosa - Mercedes Sosa En Argentina
Critic Score
NR
User Score
83
1 review

111. Diamanda Galás - The Litanies of Satan

Diamanda Galás - The Litanies of Satan
February 25, 1982
Critic Score
80
1 review
User Score
71
4 reviews

110. Miranda Lambert - Platinum

Miranda Lambert - Platinum
June 3, 2014
Country
Critic Score
80
8 reviews
User Score
74
31 reviews

109. Against Me! - Transgender Dysphoria Blues

Against Me! - Transgender Dysphoria Blues
January 21, 2014
Punk Rock
Critic Score
79
19 reviews
User Score
70
113 reviews

108. Gladys Knight & The Pips - Imagination

Gladys Knight & The Pips - Imagination
October 0, 1973
Critic Score
90
1 review
User Score
NR

107. The Shangri-Las - Leader of the Pack

The Shangri-Las - Leader of the Pack
February 1, 1965
Critic Score
70
1 review
User Score
88
6 reviews

106. No Doubt - Tragic Kingdom

No Doubt - Tragic Kingdom
October 10, 1995
Alternative Rock
Critic Score
73
2 reviews
User Score
78
26 reviews

105. Sheila E. - The Glamorous Life

Sheila E. - The Glamorous Life
June 5, 1984
Critic Score
90
1 review
User Score
NR

104. ESG - Come Away with ESG

ESG - Come Away with ESG
January 1, 1983
Post-Punk
Critic Score
87
2 reviews
User Score
83
7 reviews

103. Umm Kulthum - Enta Omri

Umm Kulthum - Enta Omri
Critic Score
NR
User Score
NR

102. Alabama Shakes - Sound & Color

Alabama Shakes - Sound & Color
April 21, 2015
Southern Rock
Critic Score
79
26 reviews
User Score
78
317 reviews

101. Eurythmics - Touch

Eurythmics - Touch
November 26, 1983
Synthpop
Critic Score
85
2 reviews
User Score
83
7 reviews
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