Best Music Albums - Year By
1. Pet Shop Boys: Introspective
great mix album with extended mixes of new songs.
2. John Kilzer: Memory In The
personal rock effort not many people know about. By far more substance than Bryan Adams...
3. Prefab Sprout: From Langley
Park To Memphis
by Prefab Sprout that deserves much more success than is the case. This is pop music that
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4. Toto: The Seventh One
album and one filled with great dynamic rockers as well as the traditional number of
ballads. The great lead singer is called Joseph Williams.
5. Edie Brickell & New
Bohemians: Shooting Rubberbands At The Moon
||Hippie pop from Edie
Brickell and her friends. "What I Am" was the big hit, but the album is packed
with similar small pearls.
6. TV-2: Nærmest Lykkelig
||One of their
biggest ever. Everything was right for such an album at that time and many of the songs
are Danish classics today.
7. Tanita Tikaram: Ancient Heart
||"Twist In My
Sobriety" was something totally new and different for me. Such a darkness and such an
8. 'Til Tuesday: Everything's
||American pop music - no
more no less. But the songs are very strong on this album, so if you don't know it you
should check it out. Aimee Man's band before going solo.
9. Morrissey: Viva Hate
||Not Morrissey's best but
one of the best of the year. It's classic Morrissey with the usual twists and miserable
10. The Traveling Wilburies:
||This meeting between some
of rock music's greatest actually turned out pretty okay. It made med listen to artists I
normally don't like that much (Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison).
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