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The Best Electronic Albums of the 1980s

2.

Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4
January 1, 1984
Critic Score
96
2 reviews

3.

Nine Inch Nails - Pretty Hate Machine
October 20, 1989
Critic Score
95
3 reviews

4.

808 State - Newbuild
January 1, 1988
Critic Score
94
2 reviews

5.

Cybotron - Enter
January 1, 1983
Critic Score
94
2 reviews

7.

Brian Eno - Apollo: Atmospheres and Soundtracks
January 1, 1983
Critic Score
91
2 reviews

8.

Kraftwerk - Computer World
May 1, 1981
Critic Score
90
2 reviews

10.

Change - The Glow of Love
May 16, 1980
Critic Score
90
1 review

11.

Scientist - Heavyweight Dub Champion
Critic Score
90
1 review

12.

Various Artists - This Is Bass
June 26, 1989
Critic Score
90
1 review

13.

Phew - Phew
June 25, 1981
Critic Score
90
1 review

14.

Horace Andy - Dance Hall Style
June 1, 1982
Critic Score
90
1 review

15.

Inner City - Paradise
January 1, 1989
Critic Score
90
1 review

18.

808 State - Ninety
December 4, 1989
Critic Score
90
1 review

19.

John Carpenter - Escape from New York
Critic Score
90
1 review

21.

Ryuichi Sakamoto - Beauty
November 21, 1989
Critic Score
90
1 review

22.

David Lynch & Alan R. Splet - Eraserhead
January 1, 1982
Critic Score
89
2 reviews

23.

Mantronix - Mantronix: The Album
May 4, 1985
Critic Score
87
3 reviews

24.

Laurie Spiegel - The Expanding Universe
January 1, 1980
Critic Score
85
3 reviews

25.

Frank Zappa - Jazz from Hell
November 15, 1986
Critic Score
85
2 reviews
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