Best Music Albums - Year By
1. The Cure: Disintegration
2. Simple Minds: Street Fighting
3. The The: Mind Bomb
Johnson's personal demons go hand in hand with fine melodies and extensive use of synths.
About The The
4. Tears For Fears: The Seeds Of
5. Daryl Braithwaite: Edge
||The man from down under
to take over from John Farnham. However, Braithwaite has better songs and more to offer.
6. Del Amitri: Waking Hours
that put them on the landmark. They did one back in 1985 too but don't talk too much about
it. This is where the story begins...
About Del Amitri
7. Lenny Kravitz: Let Love Rule
||The birth of a new black
rock'n'roll king. Kravitz possessed an enormous energy and personality, leaving
8. Francis Cabrel: Sarbacane
||My French fascination
sets in and I discover one of France's best singer-songwriters.
9. Don Henley: The End Of The
||A mature album from Don
Henley with less synths. Contains the brilliant "New York Minute".
10. Phil Collins: ...But
||Phil Collins has meant
more to popular music than people will acknowledge. This album, for instance, contains one
great song after another. Couldn't be avoided in 1989.
also made an impact:
Madonna: Like A Prayer
Chris Rea: The Road To Hell
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