1982 Pop Album Releases

1982
+ Filter
Type

EP

(5)

LP

(123)

Single

(21)
Nov 30
Michael Jackson - Thriller
Michael Jackson
Thriller
92
critic score
(5)
89
user score
(1,937)
Sep 13
Kate Bush - The Dreaming
Kate Bush
The Dreaming
82
critic score
(4)
88
user score
(1,039)
May 21
Queen - Hot Space
Queen
Hot Space
56
critic score
(4)
53
user score
(276)
May 10
Duran Duran - Rio
Duran Duran
Rio
90
critic score
(2)
79
user score
(218)
Apr 19
Laurie Anderson - Big Science
Laurie Anderson
Big Science
88
critic score
(5)
82
user score
(205)
Jul
Talk Talk - The Party's Over
Talk Talk
The Party's Over
70
critic score
(1)
68
user score
(144)
Feb 12
XTC - English Settlement
XTC
English Settlement
80
critic score
(3)
82
user score
(140)
May 28
Roxy Music - Avalon
Roxy Music
Avalon
87
critic score
(3)
80
user score
(136)
Sep 20
Dire Straits - Love Over Gold
Dire Straits
Love Over Gold
87
critic score
(4)
80
user score
(122)
Sep 27
Depeche Mode - A Broken Frame
Depeche Mode
A Broken Frame
60
critic score
(2)
66
user score
(122)
Nov 30
Michael Jackson - Billie Jean
Michael Jackson
Billie Jean
50
critic score
(1)
95
user score
(116)
Jun 18
Fleetwood Mac - Mirage
Fleetwood Mac
Mirage
71
critic score
(4)
76
user score
(113)
Apr 26
Paul McCartney - Tug of War
Paul McCartney
Tug of War
95
critic score
(2)
74
user score
(105)
Jun 1
The Alan Parsons Project - Eye in the Sky
The Alan Parsons Project
Eye in the Sky
90
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(96)
Oct 29
Donald Fagen - The Nightfly
Donald Fagen
The Nightfly
87
critic score
(3)
76
user score
(92)
Apr 8
Toto - Toto IV
Toto
Toto IV
65
critic score
(2)
67
user score
(91)
Sep 21
Janet Jackson - Janet Jackson
Janet Jackson
Janet Jackson
40
critic score
(1)
45
user score
(82)
Jun 25
ABC - The Lexicon of Love
ABC
The Lexicon of Love
93
critic score
(3)
76
user score
(81)
1982
Yasuaki Shimizu - Kakashi
Yasuaki Shimizu
Kakashi
76
user score
(77)
Jul 2
Elvis Costello & The Attractions - Imperial Bedroom
Elvis Costello & The Attractions
Imperial Bedroom
93
critic score
(3)
82
user score
(76)
Apr 30
A Flock of Seagulls - A Flock of Seagulls
A Flock of Seagulls
A Flock of Seagulls
75
critic score
(2)
74
user score
(75)
Sep 6
Peter Gabriel - Peter Gabriel
Peter Gabriel
Peter Gabriel
70
critic score
(2)
80
user score
(75)
Sep 4
The Who - It's Hard
The Who
It's Hard
70
critic score
(2)
60
user score
(62)
May 21
Haruomi Hosono - Philharmony
Haruomi Hosono
Philharmony
82
critic score
(2)
75
user score
(58)
Sep 12
Simple Minds - New Gold Dream (81–82–83–84)
Simple Minds
New Gold Dream (81–82–83–84)
75
critic score
(2)
80
user score
(53)
Aug 20
Yazoo - Upstairs At Eric's
Yazoo
Upstairs At Eric's
70
critic score
(2)
76
user score
(52)
Sep 30
Toto - Africa
Toto
Africa
83
user score
(52)
Dec 29
Neil Young - Trans
Neil Young
Trans
66
critic score
(3)
69
user score
(52)
Sep 23
Billy Joel - The Nylon Curtain
Billy Joel
The Nylon Curtain
75
critic score
(2)
69
user score
(50)
Advertisement
Mar 29
Sparks - Angst in My Pants
Sparks
Angst in My Pants
80
critic score
(1)
78
user score
(45)
Nov 1
Phil Collins - Hello, I Must Be Going!
Phil Collins
Hello, I Must Be Going!
67
critic score
(3)
71
user score
(42)
Oct 1
Joni Mitchell - Wild Things Run Fast
Joni Mitchell
Wild Things Run Fast
70
critic score
(2)
70
user score
(40)
Jun 1
Joe Jackson - Night and Day
Joe Jackson
Night and Day
85
critic score
(2)
80
user score
(38)
Nov 2
Kate Bush - Suspended in Gaffa
Kate Bush
Suspended in Gaffa
93
user score
(36)
Oct 1
Supertramp - Famous Last Words
Supertramp
Famous Last Words
50
critic score
(2)
67
user score
(35)
Nov 7
Grace Jones - Living My Life
Grace Jones
Living My Life
60
critic score
(1)
77
user score
(34)
Oct 21
Devo - Oh, No! It's Devo!
Devo
Oh, No! It's Devo!
55
critic score
(2)
71
user score
(32)
Oct 6
Madonna - Everybody
Madonna
Everybody
76
user score
(30)
Nov 5
George Harrison - Gone Troppo
George Harrison
Gone Troppo
40
critic score
(2)
45
user score
(29)
Sep 13
Kate Bush - The Dreaming
Kate Bush
The Dreaming
89
user score
(27)
Oct 1
INXS - Shabooh Shoobah
INXS
Shabooh Shoobah
60
critic score
(2)
60
user score
(25)
May 14
The Associates - Sulk
The Associates
Sulk
90
critic score
(1)
73
user score
(24)
1982
Antena - Camino del sol
Antena
Camino del sol
75
user score
(22)
Oct 4
Daryl Hall & John Oates - H₂O
Daryl Hall & John Oates
H₂O
75
critic score
(2)
67
user score
(22)
Mar 15
Thomas Dolby - The Golden Age of Wireless
Thomas Dolby
The Golden Age of Wireless
85
critic score
(2)
78
user score
(21)
Apr 9
Elton John - Jump Up!
Elton John
Jump Up!
70
critic score
(2)
61
user score
(21)
Oct 4
Culture Club - Kissing to Be Clever
Culture Club
Kissing to Be Clever
80
critic score
(2)
71
user score
(21)
1982
Men Without Hats - Safety Dance
Men Without Hats
Safety Dance
83
critic score
(1)
73
user score
(20)
1982
Oppenheimer Analysis - New Mexico
Andie Oppenheimer
New Mexico
77
user score
(19)
May 28
Cher - I Paralyze
Cher
I Paralyze
60
critic score
(1)
73
user score
(18)
Oct 15
Ultravox - Quartet
Ultravox
Quartet
60
critic score
(1)
65
user score
(18)
Oct 8
Madness - The Rise & Fall
Madness
The Rise & Fall
80
critic score
(2)
74
user score
(17)
Feb 1
Haircut One Hundred - Pelican West
Haircut One Hundred
Pelican West
60
critic score
(2)
72
user score
(16)
Mar 8
Visage - The Anvil
Visage
The Anvil
60
critic score
(1)
76
user score
(15)
Apr 28
Marshall Crenshaw - Marshall Crenshaw
Marshall Crenshaw
Marshall Crenshaw
90
critic score
(2)
78
user score
(14)
Related
Advertisement

AOTY July Playlist
Forums