Apple Music selects the 100 best albums of all time

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Editorial music curation is one of Apple Music's strengths, as evidenced by the service's excellent playlists. Apple has now taken this to the next level, releasing a list of the 100 best albums of all time. You can find a link to the list in the Apple Music app, but annoyingly, the list itself can only be viewed on the web, just like the Apple Music Replay collection.

If you asked a hundred people to list their favorite albums, you would get 100 different lists. The same goes for Apple Music's Top 100 Albums chart. There are a lot of great albums on this list, but you could spend a lifetime debating the order. For example, I think albums like Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon" and Miles Davis' "Kind of Blue" should be in the top 10, but You might think their rankings are reasonable. Another problem with this list is that it seems to focus on English albums. If you're a fan of music from other languages ​​or non-English-speaking regions, you won't find much representation on the Apple Music listings. Apple hasn't detailed how it compiled the list, but it provided this explanation: "Put together with the help of artists and experts, this is a letter to the people who have shaped the world we live and listen to today. ’s modern love letter to records.”

It's indisputable that this list includes some top albums. If you like music, you will definitely find many great albums in the Apple Music list.

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A better way to listen to albums on Apple Music

The Apple Music app is good enough for most people, but it's less suitable for those who don't like playlists and prefer to just listen to albums. Since Apple's list is all about music albums, you may want to consider using a third-party Apple Music app instead of the official one. Album (free, $19 per year for premium features) is an excellent app that lets you shift your focus from playlists to the release order of songs in an album.

While the free tier should be good enough for most people, the premium tier includes integration, better statistics, and improved customization.

Apple Music's 100 Best Albums of All Time

With all that out of the way, here are the 100 best albums of all time on Apple Music, starting with Apple's favorite albums and working our way down. Each album is linked to the Apple Music website, and as long as you have an active Apple Music subscription, you can log in and listen.

  1. The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill - Lauryn Hill

  2. Thriller - Michael Jackson

  3. Abbey Road - The Beatles

  4. Purple Rain-Prince and Revolution

  5. Blonde - Frank Ocean

  6. Song of Life - Stevie Wonder

  7. Good Boys, mAAd City (Deluxe Edition) - Kendrick Lamar

  8. Back to Black – Amy Winehouse

  9. It's ok - Nirvana

  10. Lemonade – Beyoncé

  11. Rumor - Fleetwood Mac

  12. OK Computer - Radiohead

  13. Blueprint - JAY-Z

  14. Highway 61 Revisited - Bob Dylan

  15. 21 - Adele

  16. Blue - Joni Mitchell

  17. What happened - Marvin Gaye

  18. 1989 (Taylor Version) - Taylor Swift

  19. Chronic Disease - Dr. Dre

  20. Pet Sounds - Beach Boys

  21. Revolver - The Beatles

  22. Born to Run - Bruce Springsteen

  23. Discovery - Daft Punk

  24. The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars - David Bowie

  25. A Little Blue - Miles Davis

  26. My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy - Kanye West

  27. Zeppelin II - Zeppelin

  28. Dark Side of the Moon - Pink Floyd

  29. Low End Theory - A Tribe Called "Exploration"

  30. When we all fall asleep, where do we go? ——Billie Eilish

  31. Jagged Little Pill - Alanis Morissette

  32. Prepare to Die - Notorious Big

  33. Kid A - Radiohead

  34. It takes millions of nations to stop us - the public enemy

  35. London Calling - Clash

  36. beyonce - beyonce

  37. Enter Wu-Tang (Room 36) - Wu-Tang Clan

  38. Tapestry - Carole King

  39. Ilmatic-nas

  40. I have never loved a man as much as I love you - Aretha Franklin

  41. Aquamini - Wanderers Choir

  42. Control - Janet Jackson

  43. Stay Bright - Talking Heads

  44. Inner Vision - Stevie Wonder

  45. Homogenous - Björk

  46. Exodus - Bob Marley and the Wailers

  47. Take care -Drake

  48. Paul's Boutique - Beastie Boys

  49. Joshua Tree - U2

  50. Hounds of Love - Kate Bush

  51. Signature of the Times - Prince

  52. Appetite for Destruction - Guns N' Roses

  53. Exile on Main Street - The Rolling Stones

  54. Supreme Love - John Coltrane

  55. ANTI-Rihanna

  56. Disintegration - Healing

  57. Voodoo - D'Angelo

  58. (What is Story Morning Glory? - Oasis

  59. AM - Arctic Monkeys

  60. The Velvet Underground and Nico - The Velvet Underground and Nico

  61. Love Deluxe Edition-Sade

  62. All eyes on me - 2Pac

  63. Do You Have Experience - The Jimi Hendrix Experience

  64. Erykah Badu

  65. 3 feet tall and rising - De La Soul

  66. The Queen is Dead - The Smiths

  67. Dummy - Portishead

  68. Is this it - strokes

  69. Puppet Master – Metallica

  70. Straight out of Compton - NWA

  71. Trans-European Express – Kraftwerk

  72. SOS-SZA

  73. Aja - Steely Dan

  74. Downward Spiral – Nine Inch Nails

  75. Supa Dupa Fly - Missy Elliott

  76. Un Verano Sin Ti – Bad Bunny

  77. Like a Prayer - Madonna

  78. Goodbye Yellow Brick Road - Elton John

  79. Norman FG Rockwell - Lana Del Rey

  80. Marshall Mathers LP - Eminem

  81. After the Gold Rush - Neil Young

  82. Get rich or die - 50 Cent

  83. Horse - Patti Smith

  84. Doggy Style - Snoop Dogg

  85. Golden Hour - Kacey Musgraves

  86. My life - Mary J. Blige

  87. Blue Line - Massive Attack

  88. I Put a Spell on You - Nina Simone

  89. Fame Monster (Deluxe Edition) - Lady Gaga

  90. Black is Back - AC/DC

  91. Listening Without Prejudice Vol. 1 - George Michael

  92. Flower Boy-Tyler the Creator

  93. A place at the table - Solange

  94. unreal - buried

  95. Confession - Arthur

  96. Pure heroine - Lorde

  97. Rage Against the Machine - Rage Against the Machine

  98. Space World – Travis Scott

  99. Hotel California - Eagle

  100. Body Talk – Robin