Most Underrated Albums of the '90s


The Top Ten

1 No Need to Argue - The Cranberries
2 America's Least Wanted - Ugly Kid Joe
3 Kerplunk - Green Day
4 On a Day Like Today - Bryan Adams

Still very romantic and beautiful album but wasn't as successful as his previous records - Irina2932

5 I'm Breathless - Madonna

Madonna showed absolutely new sound and vocal. She changed her voice and sounded like real jazz artist. This album is very original and creative - Irina2932

6 I've Been Expecting You - Robbie Williams
7 Mushroomhead - Mushroomhead
8 Close to Seven - Sandra

In this album Sandra sounds like Enigma and it only makes this record more special - Irina2932

9 It's a Man's World - Cher

The most underrated Cher album. That's for sure - Irina2932

10 Bricks are Heavy - L7

The Contenders

11 A Woman and a Man - Belinda Carlisle

Powerful album but people didn't buy it - Irina2932

12 Pure Instinct - Scorpions

Recommended one!

Very interesting and even intriguing sound - Irina2932

13 Bedtime Stories - Madonna

Big hits 'Take a Bow', 'Secret' and 'Human Nature' but not that big album sales - Irina2932

14 Home - Deep Blue Something
15 Paintings In Yellow - Sandra

It was popular in some countries of Europe but it deserved more, much more
Singles "Hiroshima", "(Life May Be) A Big Insanity" and "One More Night" were great - Irina2932

16 Angel Dust - Faith No More

The greatest album of all time hands down

The most influential album of all time

17 Hints, Allegations, & Things Left Unsaid - Collective Soul
18 Core - Stone Temple Pilots

Absolutely a master piece.

19 Pop - U2

One of their best albums musically and lyrically, but it was hated by critics and fans when released.

20 The Downward Spiral - Nine Inch Nails
21 Pinkerton - Weezer
22 Full Moon, Dirty Hearts - INXS

I think this is one of their best albums - Irina2932

23 Rise - Bad Brains
24 Be Here Now - Oasis
25 Stupid Dream - Porcupine Tree

This is one of the best albums ever made and so few people have heard it...

26 Celine Dion - Celine Dion

Yes, Celine had many successful albums in the 90's but this one deserved the same acclaim. The whole album is great! - Irina2932

Should have been as big as her most successful 90's albums 'Falling Into You' and 'Let's Talk About Love'.
Hits "Love Can Move Mountains", "Water from the Moon", "Did You Give Enough Love", "Beauty and the Beast" and "Nothing Broken But My Heart" - Irina2932

27 18 Til I Die - Bryan Adams
28 Erotica - Madonna
29 Laura Branigan - Laura Branigan Laura Branigan - Laura Branigan Laura Ann Branigan was an American singer, songwriter, and actress known for her powerful, husky alto singing voice which spanned four octaves.
30 To Venus and Back - Tori Amos
31 Soul Dancing - Taylor Dayne
32 Live Your Life Be Free - Belinda Carlisle
33 Nine Lives - Aerosmith
34 The Comfort Zone - Vanessa Williams
35 God of Love - Bad Brains
36 King for a Day... Fool for a Lifetime - Faith No More
37 Amused to Death - Roger Waters
38 School of Fish - School of Fish
39 One - Riverside

Not the Polish band so not to confuse people. Great underrated album from the early 90's underrated group. Nice sounding group.

40 Human Cannonball - School of Fish
41 Oceanborn - Nightwish
42 Souls of Black - Testament
43 Marcy Playground - Marcy Playground
44 Curb - Nickelback
45 Short Bus - Filter
46 Title of Record - Filter
47 Nightfall in Middle Earth - Blind Guardian
48 The Dark Saga - Iced Earth
49 Concentration - Machines of Loving Grace
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Top Remixes

1. No Need to Argue - The Cranberries
2. America's Least Wanted - Ugly Kid Joe
3. Kerplunk - Green Day
1. On a Day Like Today - Bryan Adams
2. I'm Breathless - Madonna
3. Close to Seven - Sandra


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