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Subject: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: King Tut on 09/18/11 at 7:39 pm

Let's start off this topic with an Oasis album

(What's the Story) Morning Glory?

http://image.kazaa.com/images/00/093624981800/Oasis/Whats_The_Story_Morning_Glory/Oasis-Whats_The_Story_Morning_Glory_3.jpg

Singles:

"Some Might Say", "Roll With It", "Wonderwall" and "Champagne Supernova"


Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: whistledog on 09/18/11 at 11:55 pm

^ excellent album 8)


Here is one of Canada's BIGGEST albums of the early 90s ...

Tom Cochrane - Mad Mad World (1991)
http://bongobeat.com/portfolio/tcochmad.jpg

#46 in the US
#6 in Canada (79 consecutive weeks in the chart and was certified Diamond in sales)

The album features 6 hit singles ...

1991 - Life is A Highway
1991 - No Regrets
1991 - Sinking Like A Sunset
1992 - Mad Mad World
1992 - Washed Away
1992 - Bigger Man

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: King Tut on 09/22/11 at 1:56 pm

Another Canadian Artist

Alanis Morissette - Jagged Little Pill

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/4/47/Alanis_Morissette_-_Jagged_Little_Pill.jpg

Singles:
- You oughta know
- You learn
- Head over feet
- Ironic
- Hand in my pocket

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: MaxwellSmart on 09/22/11 at 7:22 pm

depeche mode
Violator
Mute (UK)/Sire-Warner Bros. (US)/1990

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_kSF7KANT2Vk/S7NgIzhh_eI/AAAAAAAAABc/wd5MwPcPIWI/s1600/Violator.jpg

Album: #2 (U.S. Platinum x3)

Singles:

Enjoy the Silence: #8
Policy of Truth: #15
Personal Jesus: #28
World in my Eyes: #52

Concurrent with "Violator" singles:

Dangerous: #13 (U.S. Modern Rock)
b-side of "Personal Jesus"

http://images.wikia.com/lyricwiki/images/5/5e/Depeche_Mode_-_Personal_Jesus.jpg

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: whistledog on 09/22/11 at 8:11 pm


depeche mode
Violator
Mute (UK)/Sire-Warner Bros. (US)/1990

http://2.bp.blogspot.com/_kSF7KANT2Vk/S7NgIzhh_eI/AAAAAAAAABc/wd5MwPcPIWI/s1600/Violator.jpg

Album: #2 (U.S. Platinum x3)

Singles:

Enjoy the Silence: #8
Policy of Truth: #15
Personal Jesus: #28
World in my Eyes: #52

Concurrent with "Violator" singles:

Dangerous: #13 (U.S. Modern Rock)
b-side of "Personal Jesus"

http://images.wikia.com/lyricwiki/images/5/5e/Depeche_Mode_-_Personal_Jesus.jpg



The Beatles had "The White Album".  Michael Jackson had "Thriller".  Depeche Mode had "Violator" and it may just be the best album of 1990

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: MaxwellSmart on 09/22/11 at 9:36 pm


The Beatles had "The White Album".  Michael Jackson had "Thriller".  Depeche Mode had "Violator" and it may just be the best album of 1990


I could argue...but I won't!
:)

NINE INCH NAILS
The Downward Spiral
Nothing/1994

http://3.bp.blogspot.com/_jl1iTMHt4Zc/TOfJT1zGlPI/AAAAAAAAACI/mjoLdYUf6IA/s1600/Nine_Inch_Nails_The_Downward_Spiral-B0006FFRW0.jpg

Album: #2 (U.S. Platinum x4)

Singles:

March of the Pigs
Closer
Piggy

Concurrent with The Downward Spiral:

NATURAL BORN KILLERS
(various artists)
Motion Picture Soundtrack
Interscope/1994

http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51OM5Yng6rL._SL500_AA300_.jpg

Produced by Trent Reznor
Featuring NIN tracks:

Burn (released as a single)
Something I Can Never Have (Edited and Extended)
A Warm Place (Edit)

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: King Tut on 09/23/11 at 3:11 pm

Hootie & the Blowfish -  Cracked Rear View

http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51Jo2i3FXzL._SL500_AA300_.jpg

Singles:

Only wanna be with you
Let her cry
Hold my hand
Time

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: MaxwellSmart on 09/23/11 at 7:29 pm

^ You got Paula there, not Hootie!


NOTORIOUS B.I.G.

Life After Death
Bad Boy/1997

http://actuarialoutlook.files.wordpress.com/2010/09/notorious-big-life-after-death.jpg

Album: #1 (U.S. Platinum x10)

Singles:

Mo Money Mo Problems (featuring Mase & Puff Daddy): #1 (U.S. Platinum)
Sky's the Limit: #26 (U.S. Gold)

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: King Tut on 09/23/11 at 8:14 pm


^ You got Paula there, not Hootie!


OMG!..Thanks. Fixed now!

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: MaxwellSmart on 09/23/11 at 9:33 pm

NIRVANA
Nevermind
DGC/1991

http://delaorden.files.wordpress.com/2011/05/nirvana_nevermind_cover.jpg

Album: #1 (U.S. Platinum x11.5)

Singles:

Smells Like Teen Spirit: #6 (U.S. Platinum)
Come As You Are: #32
Lithium: #64
In Bloom: --

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: King Tut on 09/24/11 at 4:09 pm


NIRVANA
Nevermind
DGC/1991

http://delaorden.files.wordpress.com/2011/05/nirvana_nevermind_cover.jpg

Album: #1 (U.S. Platinum x11.5)

Singles:

Smells Like Teen Spirit: #6 (U.S. Platinum)
Come As You Are: #32
Lithium: #64
In Bloom: --



I just heard on the radio it was released 20 years ago, today.

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: MaxwellSmart on 09/24/11 at 11:04 pm


I just heard on the radio it was released 20 years ago, today.


WOW!  It seems like only...20 years ago.
:-\\

Garth Brooks
No Fences
Capitol Nashville/1990

http://www.garthbrooks.com/admin/discography/images/albumcovers_nofences.jpg

Album: #1 Country/#3 Top 200 (U.S. Platinum x17)

Singles:

Friends in Low Places #1 (Country)
Unanswered Prayers: #1 (Country)
Two of a Kind Workin' on a Full House: #1 (Country)
The Thunder Rolls: #1 (Country)

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: King Tut on 09/25/11 at 1:27 pm

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers - Into the great wide open

http://www.pettyaddiction.com/bu/documents/IntoTheGreatWideOpen.bmp

Learning to fly
Into the great wide open
King's highway

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: MaxwellSmart on 09/25/11 at 5:00 pm

CHER
Believe
Warner Bros./1998

http://israbox.com/uploads/posts/2008-03/1205342086_chjh7.jpg

Album: #4 (Platinum x4)

Singles:

Believe: #1 (U.S. Platinum)
Strong Enough: #57
All or Nothing: --
Dov'è L'Amore: #104

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: CatwomanofV on 09/25/11 at 6:16 pm

http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/614vSItn%2BwL.jpg


Cat

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: MaxwellSmart on 09/26/11 at 9:51 pm

RADIOHEAD
OK Computer
EMI/1997

http://livinglargewithraj.files.wordpress.com/2011/04/img-radiohead-cover_111344777484.jpg

Album: #21 (U.S. Platinum x2)/#1 (UK Platinum)

Singles:

Paranoid Android: #3/ --
Karma Police: #8 (UK)/#14 (U.S.)

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: King Tut on 09/27/11 at 3:36 pm

Mariah Carey - Music Box

http://p.playme.com/images/album/467306/256/us/Mariah-Carey/Music-Box.jpg?ts=20110914

Hit songs included "Dream Lover", 'Without You" and "Hero"

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: whistledog on 09/28/11 at 7:27 pm

Pretty Woman Soundtrack (1990)

http://images.amazon.com/images/P/B000002UW2.01.LZZZZZZZ.jpg


Singles:
Wild Women Do - Natalie Cole
King of Wishful Thinking - Go West
It Must Have Been Love - Roxette
Life in Detail - Robert Palmer
Red Hot Chilli Peppers - Show Me Your Soul

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: MaxwellSmart on 09/28/11 at 11:12 pm

U2
Achtung Baby
Island/1991

http://www.knoxroad.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/09/u2-achtung-baby.jpg

Album: #1 (Platinum x8)

Singles:

The Fly: #2
Mysterious Ways: #9
One: #1
Even Better than the Real Thing: #32

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: King Tut on 10/05/11 at 3:29 pm

"The bodyguard" soundtrack

http://ekd.com/image/soundtrack/0/the_bodyguard_soundtrack_a.jpg

Singles:

I will always love you
I have nothing
I'm every woman

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: Creeder on 10/08/11 at 10:50 am

Metallica
Metallica (The Black album)
Elektra/1991

http://www.metalmusicarchives.com/images/covers/metallica-metallica.jpg

Album: #1 (15× Platinum)

Singles:

Enter Sandman: #16
Don't Tread on Me: #---
The Unforgiven: #35
Nothing Else Matters: #34
Wherever I May Roam: #82
Sad but True: #98

Subject: Re: The Biggest Albums of the 90s

Written By: King Tut on 10/10/11 at 5:16 pm

Marc Anthony - Marc Anthony

http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51+y+vzuG+L._SL500_AA300_.jpg

Hit songs:

I need to know
You sang to me

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