Best Rock Albums of 1985


01
Tom Waits
Rain Dogs

4.46
1172 votes
02
Kate Bush
Hounds of Love

4.45
867 votes
03
Christian Death
Ashes

4.28
18 votes
04
Magnum
On a Storyteller's Night

4.26
72 votes
05
The Waterboys
This Is the Sea

4.24
88 votes
06
Marillion
Misplaced Childhood

4.23
296 votes
07
The Sisters of Mercy
First and Last and Always

4.21
221 votes
08
The Dukes Of Stratosphear
25 O'Clock

4.19
24 votes
09
The Pogues
Rum Sodomy & the Lash

4.19
227 votes
10
The Enid
The Spell

4.14
18 votes
11
The Cult
Love

4.11
352 votes
12
Einsturzende Neubauten
Halber Mensch

4.09
108 votes
13
Dire Straits
Brothers in Arms

4.08
1386 votes
14
Pentagram
Pentagram

4.08
145 votes
15
Robbie Basho
Twilight Peaks

4.07
14 votes
16
The Jesus and Mary Chain
Psychocandy

4.07
743 votes
17
Anthrax
Spreading the Disease

4.06
1102 votes
18
Amebix
Arise!

4.02
160 votes
19
Accept
Metal Heart

4
237 votes
20
New Model Army
No Rest For The Wicked

3.99
50 votes
21
Dokken
Under Lock and Key

3.99
238 votes
22
Big Black
Racer-X

3.99
50 votes
23
Dead Can Dance
Spleen and Ideal

3.97
176 votes
24
Gary Moore
Run for Cover

3.94
102 votes
25
IQ
The Wake

3.93
35 votes
26
Demon
British Standard Approved

3.92
24 votes
27
Suzanne Vega
Suzanne Vega

3.91
22 votes
28
Jun Togawa
Suki-Suki Daisuki

3.91
16 votes
29
Camper Van Beethoven
Telephone Free Landslide Victory

3.88
29 votes
30
Robyn Hitchcock
Fegmania!

3.86
14 votes
31
Stevie Ray Vaughan
Soul to Soul

3.84
230 votes
32
Death in June
Nada!

3.84
62 votes
33
Trouble
The Skull

3.84
67 votes
34
Simple Minds
Once Upon a Time

3.81
32 votes
35
a-ha
Hunting High and Low

3.81
123 votes
36
Freddie Mercury
Mr Bad Guy

3.8
46 votes
37
Dinosaur Jr.
Dinosaur

3.8
319 votes
38
The Hooters
Nervous Night

3.78
18 votes
39
Naked Raygun
Throb Throb

3.78
20 votes
40
Nico
Camera Obscura

3.77
22 votes
41
Bathory
The Return of the Darkness and Evil

3.77
428 votes
42
Ratt
Invasion of Your Privacy

3.74
286 votes
43
W.A.S.P.
The Last Command

3.72
151 votes
44
Feedtime
Feedtime

3.72
23 votes
45
Butthole Surfers
Cream Corn From the Socket of Davis

3.69
26 votes
46
Pendragon
The Jewel

3.69
16 votes
47
John Fogerty
Centerfield

3.68
28 votes
48
Sonic Youth
Death Valley '69

3.68
20 votes
49
Pete Townshend
White City: A Novel

3.67
15 votes
50
The Legendary Pink Dots
Asylum

3.65
13 votes
51
Grim Reaper
Fear No Evil

3.65
34 votes
52
White Zombie
Gods on Voodoo Moon

3.65
17 votes
53
Night Ranger
7 Wishes

3.64
14 votes
54
Stryper
Soldiers Under Command

3.64
39 votes
55
Robert Wyatt
Old Rottenhat

3.64
22 votes
56
Rush
Power Windows

3.63
1438 votes
57
Weird Al Yankovic
Dare To Be Stupid

3.61
85 votes
58
Corrosion of Conformity
Animosity

3.61
81 votes
59
John Mellencamp
Scarecrow

3.59
117 votes
60
Sonic Youth
Bad Moon Rising

3.58
427 votes
61
Whitehouse
Great White Death

3.57
51 votes
62
Slade
Rogues Gallery

3.56
17 votes
63
Phil Collins
No Jacket Required

3.55
128 votes
64
Warlock
Hellbound

3.5
20 votes
65
Heart
Heart

3.48
90 votes
66
Hanatarash
Hanatarashi

3.47
16 votes
67
U2
Wide Awake in America

3.45
61 votes
68
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
Southern Accents

3.43
132 votes
69
Anthrax
Armed and Dangerous

3.43
111 votes
70
ZZ Top
Afterburner

3.4
330 votes
71
Saga
Behaviour

3.4
20 votes
72
Hawkwind
The Chronicle of the Black Sword

3.35
48 votes
73
Supertramp
Brother Where You Bound

3.33
33 votes
74
The Sound
Heads & Hearts

3.32
14 votes
75
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Freaky Styley

3.32
693 votes
76
David Lee Roth
Crazy From The Heat

3.31
26 votes
77
Swans
Greed

3.28
304 votes
78
Mick Jagger
She's the Boss

3.27
13 votes
79
Kix
Midnite Dynamite

3.25
24 votes
80
Frank Zappa
Frank Zappa Meets the Mothers of Prevention

3.19
52 votes
81
Pat Benatar
Seven the Hard Way

3.19
13 votes
82
Tangerine Dream
Legend - OST

3.11
22 votes
83
Ozric Tentacles
Tantric Obstacles

3.04
36 votes
84
Current 93
In Menstrual Night

3.03
16 votes



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