Best Albums of 1997


01
Radiohead
OK Computer

4.57
7378 votes
02
Godspeed You! Black Emperor
F♯ A♯ ∞

4.51
3100 votes
03
Elliott Smith
Either/Or

4.5
1797 votes
04
Nobuo Uematsu
Final Fantasy VII: Original Soundtrack

4.44
199 votes
05
Devin Townsend
Ocean Machine: Biomech

4.4
981 votes
06
Bjork
Homogenic

4.39
1582 votes
07
Modest Mouse
The Lonesome Crowded West

4.38
1772 votes
08
Misfits
Static Age

4.38
721 votes
09
Strapping Young Lad
City

4.38
1199 votes
10
Joe Hisaishi
Princess Mononoke

4.34
70 votes
11
Emperor
Anthems to the Welkin at Dusk

4.33
1047 votes
12
Third Eye Blind
Third Eye Blind

4.33
1038 votes
13
Camp Lo
Uptown Saturday Night

4.33
77 votes
14
IAM
L' Ecole du Micro D'Argent

4.3
28 votes
15
Built to Spill
Perfect from Now On

4.3
714 votes
16
Loreena McKennitt
The Book of Secrets

4.3
57 votes
17
Dispatch
Bang Bang

4.3
203 votes
18
Mithotyn
In The Sign Of The Ravens

4.29
45 votes
19
Ween
The Mollusk

4.27
403 votes
20
Gamma Ray
Somewhere Out in Space

4.25
272 votes
21
Hum
Downward Is Heavenward

4.25
265 votes
22
Yo La Tengo
I Can Hear the Heart Beating as One

4.25
427 votes
23
Spiritualized
Ladies and Gentlemen We Are Floating in Space

4.24
455 votes
24
Symphony X
The Divine Wings of Tragedy

4.24
630 votes
25
Esoteric
The Pernicious Enigma

4.21
77 votes
26
His Hero Is Gone
Monuments to Thieves

4.2
154 votes
27
In The Woods...
Omnio

4.2
142 votes
28
Limbonic Art
In Abhorrence Dementia

4.2
64 votes
29
Destroyer 666
Unchain The Wolves

4.2
128 votes
30
Company Flow
Funcrusher Plus

4.2
270 votes
31
Lifetime
Jersey's Best Dancers

4.19
221 votes
32
Electric Wizard
Come My Fanatics...

4.19
553 votes
33
Jimi Hendrix
First Rays of the New Rising Sun

4.19
136 votes
34
Roni Size
New Forms

4.18
42 votes
35
Graveland
Following The Voice Of Blood

4.17
23 votes
36
Fates Warning
A Pleasant Shade of Gray

4.17
190 votes
37
Mineral
The Power of Failing

4.17
423 votes
38
Summoning
Dol Guldur

4.17
187 votes
39
Shiner
Lula Divinia

4.17
39 votes
40
Pat Metheny Group
Imaginary Day

4.17
27 votes
41
The Prodigy
The Fat of the Land

4.16
1043 votes
42
Biosphere
Substrata

4.14
192 votes
43
Buena Vista Social Club
Buena Vista Social Club

4.14
128 votes
44
The Flower Kings
Stardust We Are

4.13
26 votes
45
Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds
The Boatman's Call

4.13
352 votes
46
The Tea Party
Transmission

4.13
85 votes
47
Assuck
Misery Index

4.12
191 votes
48
Slo Burn
Amusing The Amazing

4.12
57 votes
49
Erykah Badu
Baduizm

4.12
120 votes
50
Mogwai
Young Team

4.12
1038 votes
51
Photek
Modus Operandi

4.12
29 votes
52
The Brian Jonestown Massacre
Give It Back

4.11
70 votes
53
The Pillows
Please Mr. Lostman

4.11
22 votes
54
Beth Orton
Trailer Park

4.11
24 votes
55
Kiss It Goodbye
She Loves Me, She Loves Me Not

4.11
89 votes
56
Empyrium
Songs of Moors and Misty Fields

4.11
153 votes
57
Capone-N-Noreaga
The War Report

4.11
41 votes
58
In Flames
Whoracle

4.11
1800 votes
59
The Verve
Urban Hymns

4.11
582 votes
60
Hot Water Music
Fuel for the Hate Game

4.1
219 votes
61
Nagelfar
Hunengrab im herbst

4.1
44 votes
62
Hypocrisy
The Final Chapter

4.1
229 votes
63
Alchemist
Spiritech

4.1
25 votes
64
Belle and Sebastian
3.. 6.. 9 Seconds Of Light

4.1
30 votes
65
Ben Folds Five
Whatever and Ever, Amen

4.09
271 votes
66
The Gathering
Nighttime Birds

4.09
208 votes
67
Five Iron Frenzy
Upbeats and Beatdowns

4.09
50 votes
68
IQ
Subterranea

4.09
40 votes
69
Big Wreck
In Loving Memory Of

4.09
47 votes
70
Impaled Northern Moonforest
Impaled Northern Moonforest

4.08
73 votes
71
Bruce Dickinson
Accident of Birth

4.08
226 votes
72
Foo Fighters
The Colour and the Shape

4.08
2362 votes
73
Solefald
The Linear Scaffold

4.08
92 votes
74
Breach
It's Me God

4.07
48 votes
75
Amon Tobin
Bricolage

4.07
177 votes
76
Sleater-Kinney
Dig Me Out

4.07
173 votes
77
Mansun
Attack of the Grey Lantern

4.07
46 votes
78
The Jazz June
They Love Those Who Make the Music

4.07
23 votes
79
Jimmies Chicken Shack
Pushing the Salmanilla Envelope

4.06
31 votes
80
Bob Dylan
Time Out of Mind

4.06
311 votes
81
Incubus
S.C.I.E.N.C.E.

4.06
1710 votes
82
Living Sacrifice
Reborn

4.06
83 votes
83
Deftones
Around the Fur

4.06
2986 votes
84
Haggard
And Thou Shalt Trust The Seer

4.06
44 votes
85
.O.rang
Herd of Instinct

4.06
27 votes
86
Labradford
Mi Media Naranja

4.05
65 votes
87
Handsome
Handsome

4.05
43 votes
88
Slum Village
Fan-Tas-Tic Vol.1

4.05
54 votes
89
Stereolab
Dots and Loops

4.05
76 votes
90
Stratovarius
Visions

4.05
272 votes
91
Orange Goblin
Frequencies from Planet Ten

4.05
66 votes
92
Hooverphonic
A New Stereophonic Sound Spectacular

4.04
34 votes
93
Tindersticks
Curtains

4.04
34 votes
94
Knapsack
Day Three Of My New Life

4.04
69 votes
95
Necrophobic
Darkside

4.04
83 votes
96
Motorpsycho
Angels and Daemons at Play

4.04
24 votes
97
Pink Floyd
1967: The First Three Singles

4.04
48 votes
98
Ground Zero
Consume Red

4.04
24 votes
99
Lungfish
Indivisible

4.04
26 votes
100
October Tide
Rain Without End

4.04
83 votes
101
Rage
End of All Days

4.03
33 votes
102
Smog
Red Apple Falls

4.03
50 votes
103
Tiamat
A Deeper Kind of Slumber

4.03
157 votes
104
Kampfar
Mellom Skogkledde Aaser

4.03
37 votes
105
Lord Belial
Enter The Moonlight Gate

4.03
38 votes
106
Corrupted
Paso Inferior

4.02
92 votes
107
Number Girl
School Girl Bye Bye

4.02
21 votes
108
The Notorious B.I.G.
Life After Death

4.02
722 votes
109
Spastic Ink
Ink Complete

4.02
117 votes
110
The Mountain Goats
Full Force Galesburg

4.02
72 votes
111
Koji Kondo
Star Fox 64 OST

4.02
24 votes
112
Windir
Soknardalr

4.02
169 votes
113
Today Is the Day
Temple of the Morning Star

4.01
103 votes
114
Discordance Axis
Jouhou

4.01
168 votes
115
Dimmu Borgir
Enthrone Darkness Triumphant

4.01
724 votes
116
Five Iron Frenzy
Our Newest Album Ever!

4.01
68 votes
117
Paul McCartney
Flaming Pie

4.01
89 votes
118
Fluke
Risotto

4
32 votes
119
O.C.
Jewelz

4
24 votes
120
Kerbdog
On The Turn

4
23 votes
121
Obtained Enslavement
Witchcraft

4
21 votes
122
Kool Keith
Sex Style

4
131 votes
123
Portishead
Portishead

3.99
830 votes
124
Squarepusher
Hard Normal Daddy

3.99
194 votes
125
Janet Jackson
Velvet Rope

3.99
46 votes
126
Ulver
Nattens Madrigal

3.99
730 votes
127
BT
ESCM

3.98
56 votes
128
Nokturnal Mortum
Goat Horns

3.98
136 votes
129
The Get Up Kids
Four Minute Mile

3.98
265 votes
130
Fu Manchu
The Action is Go

3.98
127 votes
131
Lake of Tears
A Crimson Cosmos

3.98
25 votes
132
The Chemical Brothers
Dig Your Own Hole

3.98
421 votes
133
Ozric Tentacles
Curious Corn

3.97
39 votes
134
The Crystal Method
Vegas

3.97
149 votes
135
God Dethroned
The Grand Grimoire

3.97
32 votes
136
Belle and Sebastian
Dog on Wheels

3.97
30 votes
137
I Hate Myself
10 Songs

3.96
307 votes
138
Whiskeytown
Stranger's Almanac

3.95
44 votes
139
Hades Almighty
The Dawn Of The Dying Sun

3.95
21 votes
140
Fredrik Thordendal's Special Defects
Sol Niger Within

3.95
73 votes
141
Belle and Sebastian
Lazy Line Painer Jane

3.95
31 votes
142
Common
One Day It'll All Make Sense

3.95
137 votes
143
Deceased
Fearless Undead Machines

3.95
29 votes
144
Pavement
Brighten the Corners

3.95
421 votes
145
Forest
Like a Blaze Above the Ashes

3.95
55 votes
146
Rotting Christ
A Dead Poem

3.94
136 votes
147
Astral Projection
Dancing Galaxy

3.94
32 votes
148
Jamiroquai
Travelling Without Moving

3.94
176 votes
149
Wu-Tang Clan
Wu-Tang Forever

3.94
660 votes
150
Arcturus
La Masquerade Infernale

3.94
353 votes
151
No Use for a Name
Making Friends

3.94
62 votes
152
Karma To Burn
Karma to Burn

3.94
31 votes
153
Shai Hulud
Hearts Once Nourished With Hope...

3.93
246 votes
154
Cornelius
Fantasma

3.93
44 votes
155
Regurgitator
Unit

3.93
29 votes
156
Gas
Zauberberg

3.93
50 votes
157
Starflyer 59
Americana

3.93
21 votes
158
Lycia
Cold

3.93
21 votes
159
The Locust
The Locust EP

3.93
28 votes
160
Shipping News
Save Everything

3.92
33 votes
161
Summoning
Nightshade Forests

3.92
63 votes
162
The Aquabats
The Fury of the Aquabats!

3.91
204 votes
163
Rakim
The 18th Letter

3.91
79 votes
164
NOFX
So Long and Thanks for All the Shoes

3.91
469 votes
165
Beulah
Handsome Western States

3.91
33 votes
166
Jim O'Rourke
Bad Timing

3.91
27 votes
167
Plumtree
Predicts the Future

3.9
21 votes
168
Moonblood
Blut & Krieg

3.9
21 votes
169
u-Ziq
Lunatic Harness

3.9
90 votes
170
Pain of Salvation
Entropia

3.9
217 votes
171
The Offspring
Ixnay on the Hombre

3.9
1086 votes
172
Sick of It All
Built to Last

3.9
68 votes
173
Twista
Adrenaline Rush

3.9
34 votes
174
Iron Monkey
Iron Monkey

3.9
34 votes
175
Super Furry Animals
Radiator

3.89
61 votes
176
Atmosphere
Overcast!

3.89
182 votes
177
The Promise Ring
Nothing Feels Good

3.89
271 votes
178
Pennywise
Full Circle

3.88
251 votes
179
Our Lady Peace
Clumsy

3.88
283 votes
180
Organized Konfusion
The Equinox

3.88
30 votes
181
Gorgoroth
Under the Sign of Hell

3.88
241 votes
182
Disembodied
Diablerie

3.88
38 votes
183
The Mighty Mighty Bosstones
Let's Face It

3.88
190 votes
184
Snapcase
Progression Through Unlearning

3.88
101 votes
185
Charles Bronson
Youth Attack!

3.88
46 votes
186
Atari Teenage Riot
The Future Of War

3.88
36 votes
187
Mustard Plug
Evildoers Beware!

3.88
48 votes
188
KRS-One
I Got Next

3.88
36 votes
189
Frenzal Rhomb
Meet the Family

3.88
28 votes
190
Karp
Self Titled LP

3.87
27 votes
191
Stars of the Lid
The Ballasted Orchestra

3.87
87 votes
192
Christie Front Drive
Stereo

3.87
67 votes
193
Martyr
Hopeless Hopes

3.87
63 votes
194
Busta Rhymes
When Disaster Strikes...

3.86
88 votes
195
Aeternus
Beyond the Wandering Moon

3.86
25 votes
196
Antioch Arrow
In Love with Jetts/The Lady Is a Cat

3.86
32 votes
197
Kent
Isola

3.86
39 votes
198
Hot Water Music
Forever and Counting

3.86
109 votes
199
The Toasters
Don't Let the Bastards Grind You Down

3.86
21 votes
200
Air
Premiers Symptomes

3.85
61 votes



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