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The Best Rock Albums of 1984 by User Score

1.

Prince & The Revolution - Purple Rain
June 25th, 1984
USER SCORE
90
668 reviews

2.

The Replacements - Let It Be
October 2nd, 1984
USER SCORE
86
287 reviews

3.

Bruce Springsteen - Born in the U.S.A.
June 4th, 1984
USER SCORE
85
267 reviews

4.

R.E.M. - Reckoning
April 9th, 1984
USER SCORE
85
168 reviews

5.

Tina Turner - Private Dancer
May 29th, 1984
USER SCORE
82
41 reviews

6.

This Mortal Coil - It'll End In Tears
October 1st, 1984
USER SCORE
82
76 reviews

8.

U2 - The Unforgettable Fire
October 1st, 1984
USER SCORE
79
140 reviews

9.

Meat Puppets - Meat Puppets II
April 1st, 1984
USER SCORE
78
58 reviews

10.

The Cars - Heartbeat City
March 13th, 1984
USER SCORE
78
37 reviews

11.

Scorpions - Love at First Sting
March 27th, 1984
USER SCORE
78
25 reviews

12.

Van Halen - 1984
January 9th, 1984
USER SCORE
76
101 reviews

13.

Rush - Grace Under Pressure
April 12th, 1984
USER SCORE
76
44 reviews

14.

Scott Walker - Climate of Hunter
March 1st, 1984
USER SCORE
74
28 reviews

16.

Dead Can Dance - Dead Can Dance
February 27th, 1984
USER SCORE
72
32 reviews

17.

Soda Stereo - Soda Stereo
August 27th, 1984
USER SCORE
71
27 reviews

18.

Bryan Adams - Reckless
November 5th, 1984
USER SCORE
70
30 reviews

19.

Swans - Young God
February 7th, 1984
USER SCORE
70
77 reviews

20.

Swans - Cop
May 1st, 1984
USER SCORE
69
273 reviews

21.

King Crimson - Three of a Perfect Pair
March 27th, 1984
USER SCORE
69
79 reviews

22.

Queen - The Works
February 27th, 1984
USER SCORE
68
144 reviews

23.

Bon Jovi - Bon Jovi
January 21st, 1984
USER SCORE
55
36 reviews

24.

David Bowie - Tonight
September 1st, 1984
USER SCORE
51
202 reviews

25.

Red Hot Chili Peppers - The Red Hot Chili Peppers
August 10th, 1984
USER SCORE
51
108 reviews
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