AOTY 2018

1977 Album Releases

1977
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Jan 14
David Bowie - Low
David Bowie
Low
94
critic score
(5)
91
user score
(443)
Jan 23
Pink Floyd - Animals
Pink Floyd
Animals
78
critic score
(4)
90
user score
(439)
Feb 4
Fleetwood Mac - Rumours
Fleetwood Mac
Rumours
99
critic score
(8)
90
user score
(384)
Oct 14
David Bowie -
David Bowie
"Heroes"
92
critic score
(5)
89
user score
(356)
Feb 8
Television - Marquee Moon
Television
Marquee Moon
100
critic score
(3)
91
user score
(293)
Oct 27
Sex Pistols - Never Mind the Bollocks, Here's the Sex Pistols
Sex Pistols
Never Mind the Bollocks, Here's the Sex Pistols
100
critic score
(2)
85
user score
(205)
Sep 16
Talking Heads - Talking Heads: 77
Talking Heads
Talking Heads: 77
90
critic score
(2)
85
user score
(200)
Dec 1
Wire - Pink Flag
Wire
Pink Flag
100
critic score
(2)
89
user score
(167)
Mar 1
Kraftwerk - Trans-Europe Express
Kraftwerk
Trans-Europe Express
95
critic score
(4)
89
user score
(149)
Apr 8
The Clash - The Clash
The Clash
The Clash
100
critic score
(2)
88
user score
(133)
Aug 29
Iggy Pop - Lust for Life
Iggy Pop
Lust for Life
100
critic score
(1)
87
user score
(113)
Mar 18
Iggy Pop - The Idiot
Iggy Pop
The Idiot
100
critic score
(1)
88
user score
(109)
Dec 28
Suicide - Suicide
Suicide
Suicide
94
critic score
(3)
86
user score
(90)
Nov 4
Ramones - Rocket to Russia
Ramones
Rocket to Russia
100
critic score
(3)
88
user score
(89)
Jul 22
Elvis Costello - My Aim Is True
Elvis Costello
My Aim Is True
95
critic score
(6)
88
user score
(86)
Oct 28
Queen - News of the World
Queen
News of the World
73
critic score
(3)
74
user score
(81)
Dec 10
Brian Eno - Before and After Science
Brian Eno
Before and After Science
100
critic score
(2)
85
user score
(72)
Sep 29
Billy Joel - The Stranger
Billy Joel
The Stranger
85
critic score
(2)
86
user score
(50)
Jan 10
Ramones - Leave Home
Ramones
Leave Home
94
critic score
(4)
86
user score
(49)
Sep 23
Steely Dan - Aja
Steely Dan
Aja
96
critic score
(4)
86
user score
(49)
Jun 3
Bob Marley & The Wailers - Exodus
Bob Marley & The Wailers
Exodus
95
critic score
(2)
88
user score
(48)
Dec 18
Björk - Björk
Björk
Björk
30
critic score
(1)
49
user score
(37)
Jan 1
Fela Kuti & Africa 70 - Zombie
Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Zombie
90
critic score
(3)
86
user score
(30)
Sep 1
Rush - A Farewell to Kings
Rush
A Farewell to Kings
80
critic score
(1)
79
user score
(30)
Oct 3
Electric Light Orchestra - Out of the Blue
Electric Light Orchestra
Out of the Blue
70
critic score
(3)
85
user score
(28)
Jan 1
The Congos - Heart of the Congos
The Congos
Heart of the Congos
100
critic score
(3)
88
user score
(27)
Mar 21
AC/DC - Let There Be Rock
AC/DC
Let There Be Rock
90
critic score
(1)
80
user score
(26)
Sep 1
Tom Waits - Foreign Affairs
Tom Waits
Foreign Affairs
69
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(22)
Oct 21
Meat Loaf - Bat Out of Hell
Meat Loaf
Bat Out of Hell
85
critic score
(2)
79
user score
(22)
Jun 13
Neil Young - American Stars 'n Bars
Neil Young
American Stars 'n Bars
72
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(21)
Nov 15
Bee Gees - Saturday Night Fever: The Original Movie Soundtrack
Bee Gees
Saturday Night Fever: The Original Movie Soundtrack
94
critic score
(2)
84
user score
(21)
Jan 25
Peter Gabriel - Peter Gabriel
Peter Gabriel
Peter Gabriel
90
critic score
(1)
79
user score
(19)
Apr 11
The Beach Boys - Love You
The Beach Boys
Love You
85
critic score
(4)
76
user score
(19)
Jul 22
Yes - Going for the One
Yes
Going for the One
68
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(19)
Nov 13
Leonard Cohen - Death of a Ladies' Man
Leonard Cohen
Death of a Ladies' Man
80
critic score
(1)
73
user score
(19)
Feb 18
The Damned - Damned Damned Damned
The Damned
Damned Damned Damned
90
critic score
(3)
79
user score
(18)
Apr 8
Judas Priest - Sin After Sin
Judas Priest
Sin After Sin
80
critic score
(1)
79
user score
(17)
1977
Goblin - Suspiria
Goblin
Suspiria
90
critic score
(1)
80
user score
(16)
Jul 22
Giorgio Moroder - From Here to Eternity
Giorgio Moroder
From Here to Eternity
88
critic score
(2)
86
user score
(16)
Dec 12
ABBA - ABBA: The Album
ABBA
ABBA: The Album
75
critic score
(2)
75
user score
(15)
May 20
The Jam - In the City
The Jam
In the City
88
critic score
(2)
78
user score
(14)
Nov 1
Eric Clapton - Slowhand
Eric Clapton
Slowhand
95
critic score
(2)
86
user score
(14)
Mar 1
Can - Saw Delight
Can
Saw Delight
50
critic score
(1)
54
user score
(13)
Apr 20
Supertramp - Even in the Quietest Moments...
Supertramp
Even in the Quietest Moments...
70
critic score
(1)
73
user score
(13)
Nov 1
Throbbing Gristle - The Second Annual Report
Throbbing Gristle
The Second Annual Report
83
critic score
(2)
81
user score
(13)
Apr 15
The Stranglers - Rattus Norvegicus
The Stranglers
Rattus Norvegicus
80
critic score
(1)
82
user score
(12)
Nov 28
Parliament - Funkentelechy vs. the Placebo Syndrome
Parliament
Funkentelechy vs. the Placebo Syndrome
100
critic score
(1)
85
user score
(12)
Jun 30
KISS - Love Gun
KISS
Love Gun
91
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(11)
Sep 6
Grace Jones - Portfolio
Grace Jones
Portfolio
40
critic score
(1)
63
user score
(11)
Dec 1
Aerosmith - Draw the Line
Aerosmith
Draw the Line
55
critic score
(2)
58
user score
(11)
Dec 13
Joni Mitchell - Don Juan's Reckless Daughter
Joni Mitchell
Don Juan's Reckless Daughter
51
critic score
(2)
72
user score
(11)
Jul 25
Taeko Ohnuki - Sunshower
Taeko Ohnuki
Sunshower
94
critic score
(1)
76
user score
(10)
Aug 21
Motörhead - Motörhead
Motörhead
Motörhead
60
critic score
(1)
75
user score
(10)
Jan 1
Cluster & Eno - Cluster & Eno
Cluster & Eno
Cluster & Eno
84
critic score
(2)
88
user score
(9)
Jul 1
The Alan Parsons Project - I Robot
The Alan Parsons Project
I Robot
90
critic score
(1)
85
user score
(9)
Sep 1
Richard Hell & The Voidoids - Blank Generation
Richard Hell & The Voidoids
Blank Generation
90
critic score
(1)
87
user score
(9)
Feb 1
Cheap Trick - Cheap Trick
Cheap Trick
Cheap Trick
94
critic score
(2)
79
user score
(8)
Feb 25
Ultravox - Ultravox!
Ultravox
Ultravox!
80
critic score
(1)
76
user score
(8)
Jul 1
Radio Birdman - Radios Appear
Radio Birdman
Radios Appear
90
critic score
(1)
77
user score
(8)
Sep 1
Cheap Trick - In Color
Cheap Trick
In Color
90
critic score
(1)
82
user score
(8)
Oct 1
Ultravox - Ha! Ha! Ha!
Ultravox
Ha! Ha! Ha!
70
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(8)
Nov 21
Earth, Wind & Fire - All 'N All
Earth, Wind & Fire
All 'N All
80
critic score
(1)
84
user score
(8)
1977
Chrome - Alien Soundtracks
Chrome
Alien Soundtracks
80
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(7)
Feb 11
Jethro Tull - Songs From the Wood
Jethro Tull
Songs From the Wood
80
critic score
(1)
67
user score
(7)
Feb 21
The Saints - (I'm) Stranded
The Saints
(I'm) Stranded
90
critic score
(1)
77
user score
(7)
Apr 29
Alice Cooper - Lace and Whiskey
Alice Cooper
Lace and Whiskey
40
critic score
(1)
49
user score
(7)
Aug 22
Dennis Wilson - Pacific Ocean Blue
Dennis Wilson
Pacific Ocean Blue
89
critic score
(4)
78
user score
(7)
Sep 23
The Stranglers - No More Heroes
The Stranglers
No More Heroes
90
critic score
(1)
79
user score
(7)
Sep 30
Ian Dury - New Boots and Panties!!
Ian Dury
New Boots and Panties!!
90
critic score
(1)
76
user score
(7)
Oct 1
The Dead Boys - Young Loud and Snotty
The Dead Boys
Young Loud and Snotty
90
critic score
(1)
84
user score
(7)
Oct 17
Lynyrd Skynyrd - Street Survivors
Lynyrd Skynyrd
Street Survivors
95
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(7)
Nov 10
Blue Öyster Cult - Spectres
Blue Öyster Cult
Spectres
70
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(7)
Nov 18
The Jam - This Is the Modern World
The Jam
This Is the Modern World
70
critic score
(2)
70
user score
(7)
Jan 1
Muddy Waters - Hard Again
Muddy Waters
Hard Again
100
critic score
(1)
75
user score
(6)
Jan 1
Caetano Veloso - Bicho
Caetano Veloso
Bicho
90
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(6)
Mar 8
Foreigner - Foreigner
Foreigner
Foreigner
80
critic score
(1)
77
user score
(6)
Jul 27
Grateful Dead - Terrapin Station
Grateful Dead
Terrapin Station
37
critic score
(2)
73
user score
(6)
Oct 28
Neil Young - Decade
Neil Young
Decade
100
critic score
(1)
95
user score
(6)
Jan 1
Jon Hassell - Vernal Equinox
Jon Hassell
Vernal Equinox
70
critic score
(1)
86
user score
(5)
Mar 1
Weather Report - Heavy Weather
Weather Report
Heavy Weather
100
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(5)
Apr
Klaus Schulze - Mirage
Klaus Schulze
Mirage
90
critic score
(1)
79
user score
(5)
Sep 2
Thin Lizzy - Bad Reputation
Thin Lizzy
Bad Reputation
70
critic score
(2)
74
user score
(5)
Oct 11
Kansas - Point of Know Return
Kansas
Point of Know Return
60
critic score
(2)
63
user score
(5)
Nov 18
The Damned - Music for Pleasure
The Damned
Music for Pleasure
40
critic score
(1)
70
user score
(5)
1977
Charles Mingus - Three or Four Shades of Blues
Charles Mingus
Three or Four Shades of Blues
60
critic score
(1)
64
user score
(4)
1977
Philip Glass - North Star
Philip Glass
North Star
90
critic score
(1)
66
user score
(4)
1977
Robert Ashley - Private Parts
Robert Ashley
Private Parts
40
critic score
(1)
83
user score
(4)
1977
Gilberto Gil - Refavela
Gilberto Gil
Refavela
90
critic score
(1)
85
user score
(4)
Jan 1
Peter Tosh - Equal Rights
Peter Tosh
Equal Rights
90
critic score
(1)
86
user score
(4)
Jan 29
Buzzcocks - Spiral Scratch
Buzzcocks
Spiral Scratch
93
critic score
(2)
92
user score
(4)
Feb 1
Bryan Ferry - In Your Mind
Bryan Ferry
In Your Mind
60
critic score
(1)
58
user score
(4)
Feb 15
The Residents - Fingerprince
The Residents
Fingerprince
74
user score
(4)
Apr 16
The Isley Brothers - Go for Your Guns
The Isley Brothers
Go for Your Guns
84
critic score
(2)
78
user score
(4)
May 13
Donna Summer - I Remember Yesterday
Donna Summer
I Remember Yesterday
60
critic score
(1)
69
user score
(4)
May 14
Heart - Little Queen
Heart
Little Queen
90
critic score
(1)
80
user score
(4)
Jun
Country Joe & The Fish - Reunion
Country Joe & The Fish
Reunion
63
user score
(4)
Aug 5
Akiko Yano - I Ro Ha Ni Konpeito
Akiko Yano
I Ro Ha Ni Konpeito
69
user score
(4)
Sep 2
Van Der Graaf Generator - The Quiet Zone/The Pleasure Dome
Van Der Graaf Generator
The Quiet Zone/The Pleasure Dome
90
critic score
(1)
66
user score
(4)
Sep 9
Emmanuelle Parrenin - Maison rose
Emmanuelle Parrenin
Maison rose
81
user score
(4)
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