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1. D'Angelo - Black Messiah

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D'Angelo - Black Messiah
December 15, 2014
Neo-Soul
Score
94.0

2. Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

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Kanye West - My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
November 22, 2010
Hip Hop
Score
10.0

3. Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot

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Wilco - Yankee Hotel Foxtrot
April 23, 2002
Alternative Rock
Score
10.0

4. ...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead - Source Tags & Codes

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...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead - Source Tags & Codes
February 26, 2002
Alternative Rock
Score
10.0

5. Radiohead - Kid A

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Radiohead - Kid A
October 3, 2000
Experimental Rock
Score
10.0

6. D'Angelo - Voodoo

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D'Angelo - Voodoo
January 25, 2000
Soul
Score
10.0

7. The Dismemberment Plan - Emergency & I

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The Dismemberment Plan - Emergency & I
October 26, 1999
Indie Rock
Score
10.0

8. The Flaming Lips - The Soft Bulletin

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The Flaming Lips - The Soft Bulletin
June 22, 1999
Alternative Rock
Score
10.0

9. Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - I See a Darkness

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Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - I See a Darkness
January 19, 1999
Folk
Score
10.0

10. Boards of Canada - Music Has the Right to Children

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Boards of Canada - Music Has the Right to Children
April 20, 1998
Electronic
Score
10.0

11. Neutral Milk Hotel - In the Aeroplane Over the Sea

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Neutral Milk Hotel - In the Aeroplane Over the Sea
February 10, 1998
Indie Rock
Score
10.0

12. Spiritualized - Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space

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Spiritualized - Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space
June 16, 1997
Space Rock
Score
10.0

13. Radiohead - OK Computer

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Radiohead - OK Computer
June 16, 1997
Alternative Rock
Score
10.0

14. Amon Tobin - Bricolage

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Amon Tobin - Bricolage
May 19, 1997
Electronic
Score
10.0

15. DJ Shadow - Endtroducing...

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DJ Shadow - Endtroducing...
November 19, 1996
Hip Hop
Score
10.0

16. Weezer - Pinkerton

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Weezer - Pinkerton
September 24, 1996
Alternative Rock
Score
10.0

17. Walt Mink - El Producto

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Walt Mink - El Producto
January 16, 1996
Indie Rock
Score
10.0

18. 12 Rods - Gay?

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12 Rods - Gay?
January 14, 1996
Score
10.0

19. GZA - Liquid Swords

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GZA - Liquid Swords
November 7, 1995
Hip Hop
Score
10.0

20. Mobb Deep - The Infamous

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Mobb Deep - The Infamous
April 25, 1995
Hip Hop
Score
10.0

21. Radiohead - The Bends

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Radiohead - The Bends
April 4, 1995
Alternative Rock
Score
10.0

22. Nas - Illmatic

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Nas - Illmatic
April 19, 1994
Hip Hop
Score
10.0

23. Pavement - Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain

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Pavement - Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain
February 2, 1994
Indie Rock
Score
10.0

24. Nirvana - In Utero

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Nirvana - In Utero
September 13, 1993
Grunge
Score
10.0

25. The Smashing Pumpkins - Siamese Dream

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The Smashing Pumpkins - Siamese Dream
July 27, 1993
Alternative Rock
Score
10.0
NOTE: This is not a year end list. This list is ordered by the ratings Pitchfork awarded albums throughout all.


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