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The Best Indie Pop Albums of the 1980s by User Score

1.

The Smiths - The Queen is Dead
June 16th, 1986
USER SCORE
90
1243 reviews

2.

The Smiths - The Smiths
February 20th, 1984
USER SCORE
84
593 reviews

3.

Galaxie 500 - Today
January 1st, 1988
USER SCORE
84
111 reviews

4.

The Smiths - Meat Is Murder
February 11th, 1985
USER SCORE
83
502 reviews

6.

The Go-Betweens - 16 Lovers Lane
August 1st, 1988
USER SCORE
80
37 reviews

7.

Felt - Forever Breathes the Lonely Word
September 0th, 1986
USER SCORE
80
57 reviews

9.

Beat Happening - Beat Happening
January 1st, 1985
USER SCORE
77
44 reviews

10.

They Might Be Giants - They Might Be Giants
November 4th, 1986
USER SCORE
75
43 reviews

11.

Pulp - Freaks
May 1st, 1987
USER SCORE
71
27 reviews

12.

Pulp - It
April 1st, 1983
USER SCORE
64
33 reviews
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