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The Highest Rated Albums of 1989

1.

Pixies - Doolittle
April 18, 1989
Critic Score
100
5 reviews

4.

Voivod - Nothingface
October 13, 1989
Critic Score
95
2 reviews

5.

Neil Young - Freedom
October 2, 1989
Critic Score
95
2 reviews

6.

Beastie Boys - Paul's Boutique
July 25, 1989
Critic Score
94
5 reviews

8.

Galaxie 500 - On Fire
September 1, 1989
Critic Score
92
5 reviews

9.

Kate Bush - The Sensual World
October 16, 1989
Critic Score
92
2 reviews

10.

Godflesh - Streetcleaner
November 13, 1989
Critic Score
91
3 reviews

12.

De La Soul - 3 Feet High and Rising
March 3, 1989
Critic Score
90
4 reviews

15.

The The - Mind Bomb
July 11, 1989
Critic Score
90
2 reviews

17.

Rollins Band - Hard Volume
January 1, 1989
Critic Score
90
2 reviews

18.

Madonna - Like a Prayer
March 21, 1989
Critic Score
88
6 reviews

19.

Lisa Stansfield - Affection
November 20, 1989
Critic Score
87
3 reviews

20.

The Cure - Disintegration
May 2, 1989
Critic Score
87
3 reviews

21.

Bonnie Raitt - Nick of Time
March 21, 1989
Critic Score
87
3 reviews

22.

Lou Reed - New York
January 10, 1989
Critic Score
87
3 reviews

23.

Amina - Yalil
January 1, 1989
Critic Score
87
2 reviews

24.

The Tragically Hip - Up to Here
September 5, 1989
Critic Score
86
2 reviews

25.

Eric Clapton - Journeyman
November 7, 1989
Critic Score
85
2 reviews
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