Top Ten Best Albums of 1980


The Top Ten

1 Queen - The Game

"Another One Bites the Dust" followed by "Need Your Loving Tonight" followed by "Crazy Little Thing Called Love" may be the best lineup of songs on an album period.

Why does this album have 27% of the votes I mean yes it's a good album but nothing beats Back in Black - christangrant

This album is the definition of Queen - stevebobjo

2 AC/DC - Back In Black

it contains some of the best hard rock songs like hells bells, back in black, you shook me all night long... etc. Also it is the second most selling album ever.

back in black is the fourth most sold album in the u. s, so I think this is the best - lezakattack

3 ABBA - Super Trouper

Super Trouper is the seventh studio album by the Swedish pop group ABBA. With singles like "The Winner Takes It All" and "Super Trouper" becoming #1 hits in several countries worldwide, the Album made it to #1 in several coutries also. - MGBSG1

The winner takes it all, Our last summer, Lay all your love on me, On and on and on, The piper.

Awesome Songs!

4 Black Sabbath - Heaven and Hell
5 Judas Priest - British Steel
6 Iron Maiden - Iron Maiden
7 Ozzy Osbourne - Blizzard of Ozz
8 The Turn of a Friendly Card - The Alan Parsons Project
9 Def Leppard - On Through the Night
10 Rush - Permanent Waves

The Contenders

11 Joy Division - Closer
12 Remain In Light - Talking Heads
13 Motörhead - Ace of Spades
14 Dead Kennedys - Fresh Fruit for Rotting Vegetables
15 Pete Townshend - Empty Glass
16 The Rolling Stones - Emotional Rescue
17 Queen - Flash Gordon
18 Pretenders - Pretenders
19 The Cure - Seventeen Seconds
20 Motorhead - Ace of Spades
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Top Remixes (9)

1. Pat Benatar - Crimes of Passion
2. ABBA - Super Trouper
3. Billy Joel - Glass Houses
1. AC/DC - Back In Black
2. Black Sabbath - Heaven and Hell
3. Judas Priest - British Steel
1. Scorpions - Animal Magnetism
2. Genesis - Duke
3. Kate Bush - Never for Ever

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