1997 Album Releases

1997
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May 21
Radiohead - OK Computer
Radiohead
OK Computer
94
critic score
(13)
94
user score
(15K)
Sep 23
Björk - Homogenic
Björk
Homogenic
91
critic score
(12)
92
user score
(6,322)
Oct 28
Deftones
Around the Fur
86
critic score
(3)
85
user score
(4,020)
Feb 25
Elliott Smith - Either/Or
Elliott Smith
Either/Or
82
critic score
(9)
90
user score
(3,389)
Aug 14
Godspeed You! Black Emperor - F♯ A♯ ∞
Godspeed You Black Emperor!
F♯ A♯ ∞
92
critic score
(3)
90
user score
(3,050)
Jan 20
Daft Punk - Homework
Daft Punk
Homework
73
critic score
(10)
77
user score
(2,787)
Jun 24
Ween - The Mollusk
Ween
The Mollusk
77
critic score
(4)
86
user score
(2,058)
Nov 18
Modest Mouse - The Lonesome Crowded West
Modest Mouse
The Lonesome Crowded West
86
critic score
(7)
88
user score
(2,032)
May 20
Foo Fighters - The Colour and the Shape
Foo Fighters
The Colour and the Shape
69
critic score
(8)
78
user score
(1,676)
Jun 16
Spiritualized - Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space
Spiritualized®
Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space
89
critic score
(8)
85
user score
(1,601)
Oct 7
Janet Jackson - The Velvet Rope
Janet
The Velvet Rope
67
critic score
(7)
88
user score
(1,415)
Feb 10
Blur - Blur
Blur
Blur
75
critic score
(11)
80
user score
(1,372)
Oct 14
Green Day - nimrod.
Green Day
nimrod.
67
critic score
(10)
79
user score
(1,281)
Sep 30
Portishead - Portishead
Portishead
Portishead
82
critic score
(11)
84
user score
(1,279)
Mar 25
The Notorious B.I.G. - Life After Death
The Notorious B.I.G.
Life After Death
72
critic score
(8)
84
user score
(1,269)
Jul 24
Fishmans - 宇宙 日本 世田谷 (Uchū Nippon Setagaya)
Fishmans
宇宙 日本 世田谷 (Uchū Nippon Setagaya)
80
critic score
(1)
87
user score
(1,243)
Sep 23
Stereolab - Dots and Loops
Stereolab
Dots and Loops
83
critic score
(8)
85
user score
(1,151)
Jun 30
The Prodigy - The Fat of the Land
Prodigy
The Fat of the Land
80
critic score
(11)
83
user score
(1,144)
Apr 22
Yo La Tengo - I Can Hear the Heart Beating as One
Yo La Tengo
I Can Hear the Heart Beating as One
91
critic score
(7)
84
user score
(1,029)
Oct 6
Aphex Twin - Come to Daddy
Aphex Twin
Come to Daddy
76
critic score
(2)
80
user score
(998)
Nov 18
Metallica - Reload
Metallica
Reload
62
critic score
(7)
55
user score
(940)
Jan 28
Built to Spill - Perfect From Now On
Built to Spill
Perfect From Now On
86
critic score
(8)
86
user score
(905)
Feb 11
Erykah Badu - Baduizm
Erykah Badu
Baduizm
84
critic score
(9)
86
user score
(896)
Sep 16
Mariah Carey - Butterfly
Mariah Carey
Butterfly
59
critic score
(8)
85
user score
(817)
Feb 3
David Bowie - Earthling
David Bowie
Earthling
69
critic score
(11)
74
user score
(781)
Nov 4
JAY-Z - In My Lifetime, Vol. 1
JAY-Z
In My Lifetime, Vol. 1
73
critic score
(6)
73
user score
(733)
Aug 21
Oasis - Be Here Now
Oasis
Be Here Now
71
critic score
(12)
66
user score
(668)
Apr 8
Third Eye Blind - Third Eye Blind
Third Eye Blind
Third Eye Blind
79
critic score
(3)
81
user score
(642)
Mar 3
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - The Boatman's Call
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
The Boatman's Call
86
critic score
(8)
81
user score
(615)
Oct 21
Mogwai - Young Team
Mogwai
Young Team
81
critic score
(7)
82
user score
(609)
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Sep 29
The Verve - Urban Hymns
The Verve
Urban Hymns
84
critic score
(9)
81
user score
(590)
Jun 17
blink-182 - Dude Ranch
blink-182
Dude Ranch
77
critic score
(3)
71
user score
(572)
Jun 3
Wu-Tang Clan - Wu-Tang Forever
Wu-Tang Clan
Wu-Tang Forever
83
critic score
(8)
80
user score
(561)
Sep 16
Buena Vista Social Club - Buena Vista Social Club
Buena Vista Social Club
Buena Vista Social Club
88
critic score
(3)
85
user score
(561)
Feb 11
Pavement - Brighten the Corners
Pavement
Brighten the Corners
72
critic score
(7)
82
user score
(543)
Apr 8
Sleater-Kinney - Dig Me Out
Sleater-Kinney
Dig Me Out
86
critic score
(6)
83
user score
(531)
Oct 7
Racionais MC's - Sobrevivendo no Inferno
Racionais MC's
Sobrevivendo no Inferno
50
critic score
(1)
90
user score
(525)
Aug 25
Rammstein - Sehnsucht
Rammstein
Sehnsucht
66
critic score
(5)
77
user score
(509)
Nov 1
Kylie Minogue - Impossible Princess
Kylie Minogue
Impossible Princess
67
critic score
(7)
84
user score
(506)
May 26
Radiohead - Paranoid Android
Radiohead
Paranoid Android
97
user score
(502)
Apr 7
The Chemical Brothers - Dig Your Own Hole
The Chemical Brothers
Dig Your Own Hole
84
critic score
(10)
82
user score
(501)
Jul 28
Company Flow - Funcrusher Plus
Company Flow
Funcrusher Plus
85
critic score
(6)
85
user score
(453)
Jul 1
Limp Bizkit - Three Dollar Bill, Yall$
Limp Bizkit
Three Dollar Bill, Yall$
55
critic score
(2)
60
user score
(446)
Aug 6
Cornelius - Fantasma
Cornelius
Fantasma
73
critic score
(5)
82
user score
(407)
Apr 17
Depeche Mode - Ultra
Depeche Mode
Ultra
71
critic score
(8)
80
user score
(374)
Jul 15
Missy Elliott - Supa Dupa Fly
Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott
Supa Dupa Fly
85
critic score
(6)
79
user score
(357)
Aug 25
Radiohead - Karma Police
Radiohead
Karma Police
95
user score
(352)
Sep 30
Bob Dylan - Time Out of Mind
Bob Dylan
Time Out of Mind
88
critic score
(9)
81
user score
(348)
Sep 26
Shiro Sagisu - The End of Evangelion
Shiro Sagisu
The End of Evangelion
90
user score
(342)
Apr 28
Squarepusher - Hard Normal Daddy
Squarepusher
Hard Normal Daddy
85
critic score
(2)
81
user score
(313)
May 19
Amon Tobin - Bricolage
Amon Tobin
Bricolage
90
critic score
(2)
83
user score
(297)
Apr 15
Ground-Zero - Consume Red
Ground-Zero
Consume Red
90
critic score
(1)
85
user score
(296)
Sep 9
Incubus - S.C.I.E.N.C.E.
Incubus
S.C.I.E.N.C.E.
69
critic score
(4)
80
user score
(290)
Sep 8
Christoph de Babalon - If You're Into It, I'm Out of It
Christoph de Babalon
If You're Into It, I'm Out of It
75
critic score
(3)
81
user score
(276)
Jan 1
Duster - Transmission, Flux
Duster
Transmission, Flux
79
user score
(275)
1997
Radiohead - Let Down
Radiohead
Let Down
97
user score
(274)
Jun 14
Sigur Rós - Von
Sigur Rós
Von
62
critic score
(7)
64
user score
(273)
Sep 15
Björk - Jóga
Björk
Jóga
97
user score
(269)
Aug 18
Foo Fighters - Everlong
Foo Fighters
Everlong
97
user score
(266)
Jul 8
Emperor - Anthems to the Welkin at Dusk
Emperor
Anthems to the Welkin at Dusk
90
critic score
(2)
86
user score
(261)
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