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Beatles albums are top 3 of all time.

THE Beatles scored a hat-trick claiming the top three slots in a poll of the top 1,000 albums .

More than a third of the best-loved records came from the Sixties and Seventies. The Spice Girls failed to make it into the top 100, ranking 101, in the Virgin poll out tomorrow.

Hundred most popular albums from list:

1. Revolver - The Beatles

2. Sgt Pepper's - Beatles

3. The Beatles (White Album) - The Beatles

4. Nevermind - Nirvana

5. Abbey Road - The Beatles

6. Pet Sounds- The Beach Boys

7. Automatic For The People - REM

8. The Dark Side Of The Moon - Pink Floyd

9. What's The Story What's the Story was an American television program broadcast on the now defunct DuMont Television Network from 1951 to 1955. It was a game show originally hosted by Walt Raney.  (Morning Glory morning glory, common name for members of the Convolvulaceae, a family of herbs, shrubs, and small trees (many of them climbing forms) inhabiting warm regions, especially the tropics of America and Asia. The family is characterized by milky sap. )? - Oasis

10. The Bends - Radiohead

11. The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars - David Bowie

12. Electric Ladyland - Jimi Hendrix

13. Never Mind The Bollocks bollocks or ballocks Taboo slang
Noun, pl

the testicles


nonsense; rubbish


an exclamation of annoyance, disbelief, etc. [Old English beallucas]

Verb 1.
 - The Sex Pistols

14. The Stone Roses - The Stone Roses

15. Astral (language) Astral - A programming language based on Pascal, never implemented.

["ASTRAL: A Structured and Unified Approach to Database Design and Manipulation", T. Amble et al, in Proc of the Database Architecture Conf, Venice, June 1979].
 Weeks - Van Morrison

16. Hunky hun·ky 1  
n. pl. hun·kies Offensive Slang
Used as a disparaging term for a person, especially a laborer, from east-central Europe.
 Dory - David Bowie

17. Blonde On Blonde - Bob Dylan

18. The Joshua Tree - U2

19. Rumours - Fleetwood Mac

20. Rubber Soul - The Beatles

21. OK Computer - Radiohead

22. Velvet Underground & Nico - The Velvet Underground

23. The Queen IS Dead - The Smiths

24. Blood On The Tracks - Bob Dylan

25. Definitely Maybe - Oasis

26. Highway 61 Revisited - Bob Dylan

27. Exile On Main Street - The Rolling Stones

28. Achtung Baby - U2

29. London Calling - The Clash

30. Parklife - Blur.

31. Wish You Were Here - Pink Floyd

32. What's Going On What's Going On is a record by American soul singer Marvin Gaye. Released on May 21, 1971 (see 1971 in music), What's Going On reflected the beginning of a new trend in soul music.  - Marvin Gaye

33. The Fat Of The Land - Prodigy

34. Dummy - Portishead

35. Jagged Little Pill - Alanis Morissette

36. Be Here Now - Oasis

37. Screamadelica - Primal Scream

38. Graceland - Paul Simon

39. Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) - Led Zeppelin

40. Forever Changes - Love

41. Everything Must Go - Manic Street Preachers

42. Different Class - Pulp

43. Blue Lines - Massive Attack

44. Let It Bleed - The Rolling Stones

45. Urban Hymns - The Verve

46. The Wall - Pink Floyd

47. Sign O' The Times - Prince

48. Kind Of Blue - Miles Davis

49. The Band - The Band

50. Physical Graffiti - Led Zeppelin

51. Out Of Time - REM

52. Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon & Garfunkel

53. Blue - Joni Mitchell

54. Odelay - Beck

55. K - Kula Kula can refer to: Geographic locations
  • Kula, Hawaii, a district of East Maui in Hawaii
  • Kula, Bulgaria, a town in Vidin Province
  • Kula (Vojvodina), a town and municipality in Vojvodina (Serbia)
  • Kula, Turkey, a town in Western Anatolia (Turkey)

56. The Holy Bible - Manic Street Preachers

57. Blur - Blur

58. Thriller - Michael Jackson

59. Hounds Of Love - Kate Bush

60. Moseley Shoals - Ocean Colour Scene

61. Trout Mask Replica - Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band

62. Dog Man Star - Suede.

63. Born To Run - Bruce Springsteen

64. Music For The Jilted jilt  
tr.v. jilt·ed, jilt·ing, jilts
To deceive or drop (a lover) suddenly or callously.

One who discards a lover.
 Generation - Prodigy

65. Songs In The Key Of Life - Stevie Wonder

66. Stanley Road - Paul Weller

67. The Doors - The Doors

68. Closer - Joy Division

69. Transformer - Lou Reed

70. Are You experienced - The Jimi Hendrix Experience.

71. Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness (sometimes abbreviated to Mellon Collie or MCIS) is a double CD and triple LP that was released on October 24, 1995 by The Smashing Pumpkins through Virgin Records.  - Smashing Pumpkins

72. Woodface - Crowded House

73. After The Goldrush - Neil Young

74. The Clash - The Clash

75. The Notorious Byrd Brothers - The Byrds

76. Tubular Bells - Mike Oldfield

77. Bat Out Of Hell - Meatloaf

78. Leftism left·ism also Left·ism  
1. The ideology of the political left.

2. Belief in or support of the tenets of the political left.

 - Leftfield

79. Purple Rain - Prince And The Revolution

80. Legend - Bob Marley

81. A Northern Soul - The Verve

82. Grace - Jeff Buckley

83. Ten - Pearl Jam

84. In Utero in utero (in u´ter-o) [L.] within the uterus.

in u·ter·o
In the uterus.

in utero adv.
 - Nirvana

85. Debut - Bjork

86. Dig Your Own Hole - Chemical Brothers

87. A Night At The Opera - Queen

88. Horses - Patti Smith

89. Brothers In Arms - Dire Straits

90. Doolittle - The Pixies pixies

prank-playing fairies; mislead travelers. [Br. Folklore: Briggs, 328–330]

See : Mischievousness

91. Bringing It All Back Home - Bob Dylan

92. Harvest - Neil Young

93. New Adventures In Hi-Fi - REM

94. Older - George Michael

95. Younger Than Yesterday - The Byrds

96. Suede - Suede

97. Songs For Swinging Lovers - Sinatra

98. Little Earthquakes - Tori Amos

99. Siamese Dream - Smashing Pumpkins

100. Pablo Honey - Radiohead
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Author:Maung, Carole Aye
Publication:The Mirror (London, England)
Date:Sep 7, 1998
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