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The Best Singer-Songwriter Albums of the 1990s by User Score

1. Elliott Smith - Either/Or

Elliott Smith - Either/Or
February 25th, 1997
USER SCORE
89
443 reviews

2. Jeff Buckley - Grace

Jeff Buckley - Grace
August 23rd, 1994
USER SCORE
88
439 reviews

3. PJ Harvey - To Bring You My Love

PJ Harvey - To Bring You My Love
February 28th, 1995
USER SCORE
88
300 reviews

4. PJ Harvey - Rid of Me

PJ Harvey - Rid of Me
May 4th, 1993
USER SCORE
86
293 reviews

5. Tori Amos - From the Choirgirl Hotel

Tori Amos - From the Choirgirl Hotel
May 5th, 1998
USER SCORE
86
59 reviews

6. Fiona Apple - When the Pawn

Fiona Apple - When the Pawn
November 9th, 1999
USER SCORE
86
225 reviews

7. Tori Amos - Under the Pink

Tori Amos - Under the Pink
January 31st, 1994
USER SCORE
86
58 reviews

8. Fiona Apple - Tidal

Fiona Apple - Tidal
July 23rd, 1996
USER SCORE
86
294 reviews

9. Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - I See a Darkness

Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - I See a Darkness
January 19th, 1999
USER SCORE
85
134 reviews

10. Tori Amos - Boys for Pele

Tori Amos - Boys for Pele
January 22nd, 1996
USER SCORE
85
58 reviews

11. Elliott Smith - Elliott Smith

Elliott Smith - Elliott Smith
July 21st, 1995
USER SCORE
85
178 reviews

12. Elliott Smith - XO

Elliott Smith - XO
August 25th, 1998
USER SCORE
85
179 reviews

13. Tom Waits - Mule Variations

Tom Waits - Mule Variations
April 16th, 1999
USER SCORE
84
88 reviews

14. Bob Dylan - Time Out of Mind

Bob Dylan - Time Out of Mind
September 30th, 1997
USER SCORE
83
79 reviews

15. Smog - Knock Knock

Smog - Knock Knock
January 12th, 1999
USER SCORE
83
41 reviews

16. Tom Petty - Wildflowers

Tom Petty - Wildflowers
November 1st, 1994
USER SCORE
82
26 reviews

17. Lisa Germano - Geek the Girl

Lisa Germano - Geek the Girl
October 25th, 1994
USER SCORE
81
46 reviews

18. Eels - Electro-Shock Blues

Eels - Electro-Shock Blues
September 21st, 1998
USER SCORE
81
40 reviews

19. Mark Hollis - Mark Hollis

Mark Hollis - Mark Hollis
February 2nd, 1998
USER SCORE
81
51 reviews

20. Daniel Johnston - 1990

Daniel Johnston - 1990
January 25th, 1990
USER SCORE
81
62 reviews

21. Alanis Morissette - Jagged Little Pill

Alanis Morissette - Jagged Little Pill
June 13th, 1995
USER SCORE
81
177 reviews

22. Cat Power - Moon Pix

Cat Power - Moon Pix
September 22nd, 1998
USER SCORE
81
88 reviews

23. Elliott Smith - Roman Candle

Elliott Smith - Roman Candle
July 14th, 1994
USER SCORE
80
105 reviews
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