The Best Electronic Albums of the 1980s

2. Manuel Göttsching - E2-E4

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

3. Nine Inch Nails - Pretty Hate Machine

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

4. 808 State - Newbuild

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

5. Cybotron - Enter

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

6. Brian Eno - Apollo: Atmospheres and Soundtracks

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

7. Kraftwerk - Computer World

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

8. Inner City - Paradise

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

9. Phew - Phew

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

10. Horace Andy - Dance Hall Style

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

11. 808 State - Ninety

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

12. Ryuichi Sakamoto - Beauty

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

16. Change - The Glow of Love

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

18. Scientist - Heavyweight Dub Champion

Scientist - Heavyweight Dub Champion
Critic Score
90
1 review

19. David Lynch & Alan R. Splet - Eraserhead

David Lynch & Alan R. Splet - Eraserhead
January 1, 1982
Critic Score
88
1 review

20. Mantronix - Mantronix: The Album

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

21. Diana Ross - Diana

Diana Ross - Diana
May 22, 1980
Critic Score
85
2 reviews

23. The Jacksons - Triumph

The Jacksons - Triumph
September 26, 1980
Critic Score
85
2 reviews

24. Frank Zappa - Jazz from Hell

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

25. Laurie Spiegel - The Expanding Universe

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