New Musical Express' Top Albums [1984]

Entertainment: Music NME

### 01. Bobby Womack (Poet 2) ### 02. Bruce Springsteen (Born In The Usa) ### 03. Special Aka (In The Studio) ### 04. Womack And Womack (Love Wars) ### 05. Scott Walker (Climate Of The Hunter) ### 06. Billy Bragg (Brewing Up With..) ### 07. Rem (Reckoning) ### 08. Prince (Purple Rain) ### 09. Smiths (Smiths) ### 10. Rickie Lee Jones (Magazine) ### 11. Go Betweens (Spring Hill Fair) ### 12. Elvis Costello (Goodbye Cruel World) ### 13. Madness (Keep Moving) ### 14. Fall (Wonderful and Frightening World Of..) ### 15. Style Council (Cafe Bleu) ### 16. Linton Kwesi Johnson (Making History) ### 17. Youssou Ndour (Immigres) ### 18. Tom Verlane (Cover) ### 19. Jonathan Richman (Jonathan Sings) ### 20. Everything But The Girl (Eden) ### 21. Lloyd Cole and The Commotions (Rattlesnakes) ### 22. Holger Hiller (A Bunch Of Foulness In The Pit) ### 23. Smiths (Hatful Of Hollow) ### 24. Orange Juice (Texas Fever) ### 25. Prefab Sprout (Swoon) ### 26. Change (Change Of Heart) ### 27. Pogues (Red Roses For Me) ### 28. Blue Nile (A Walk Across The Rooftops) ### 29. Nick Cave (From Her To Eternity) ### 30. Scraping Foetus Off The Wheel (Hole) ### 31. Neville Brothers (Neville-Ization) ### 32. Echo And The Bunnymen (Ocean Rain) ### 33. Laurie Anderson (Mister Heartbreak) ### 34. Three Johns (Atom Drum Bop) ### 35. U2 (Unforgettable Fire) ### 36. Holger Czukay (Der Orten Is Rot) ### 37. Cocteau Twins (Treasure) ### 38. Bronski Beat (Age Of Consent) ### 39. Aztec Camera (Knife) ### 40. Sade (Diamond Life) ### 41. David Sylvian (Brilliant Trees) ### 42. Cyndi Lauper (She's So Unusual) ### 43. Waterboys (A Pagan Place) ### 44. Persuasions (No Frills) ### 45. Smoky Robinson (Essar) ### 46. Frankie Paul and Sugar Minot (Showdown Vol 2) ### 47. Cecil Taylor/Max Roach (Historic Concerts) ### 48. Shannon (Let The Music Play) ### 49. Psychedelic Furs (Mirror Moves) ### 50. Bluebells (Sisters) ===== Missing: ===== * Special Aka (03) * Scott Walker (05) * Billy Bragg (06) * Go Betweens (11) * Style Council (15) * Linton Kwesi Johnson (16) * Youssou N'dour (17) * Tom Verlaine (18) * Everything But The Girl (20) * Lloyd Cole and The Commotions (21) * Holger Hiller (22) * Orange Juice (24) * Prefab Sprout (25) * Blue Nile (28) * Scraping Foetus Off The Wheel (30) * Neville Brothers (31) * Echo And The Bunnymen (32) * Three Johns (34) * Holger Czukay (36) * Cocteau Twins (37) * Aztec Camera (39) * David Sylvian (41) * Waterboys (43) * Persuasions (44) * Frankie Paul (46) * Sugar Minot (46) * Bluebells (50)

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23

1

Bobby Womack

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

7

2

Bruce Springsteen

Vocalist

62.79% (81 of 129 votes)

30

3

The Specials

Musicians

0% (0 of 5 votes)

16

4

Womack & Womack

Vocalists

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

20

6

Billy Bragg

Vocalist

0% (0 of 0 votes)

10

7

R.E.M.

Musicians

53.29% (89 of 167 votes)

8

8

Prince

Vocalist

54.55% (36 of 66 votes)

33

9

The Smiths

Musicians

0% (0 of 6 votes)

18

10

Rickie Lee Jones

Vocalist

14.29% (1 of 7 votes)

5

12

Elvis Costello

Vocalist

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

24

13

Madness

Musicians

0% (0 of 15 votes)

13

14

The Fall

Musicians

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

21

15

The Style Council

Musicians

0% (0 of 3 votes)

1

17

Youssou N'Dour

Vocalist

100% (1 of 1 votes)

17

19

Jonathan Richman

Vocalist

25.00% (1 of 4 votes)

32

20

Everything but the Girl

Musicians

0% (0 of 1 votes)

34

23

The Smiths

Musicians

0% (0 of 6 votes)

25

26

Change

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

12

27

The Pogues

Musicians

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

4

29

Nick Cave

Vocalist

75.00% (3 of 4 votes)

14

31

Aaron Neville

Vocalist

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

22

31

The Neville Brothers

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

31

32

Echo & the Bunnymen

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

3

33

Laurie Anderson

Actress

100% (1 of 1 votes)

15

35

U2

Musicians

33.33% (1 of 3 votes)

29

37

Cocteau Twins

Musicians

0% (0 of 0 votes)

28

38

Bronski Beat

Musicians

0% (0 of 2 votes)

19

40

Sade

Vocalist

6.25% (1 of 16 votes)

9

42

Cyndi Lauper

Vocalist

53.71% (94 of 175 votes)

27

45

Smokey Robinson

Vocalist

0% (0 of 2 votes)

11

47

Max Roach

Musician

50.0% (2 of 4 votes)

26

47

Cecil Taylor

Musician

0% (0 of 5 votes)

6

48

Shannon

Vocalist

66.67% (2 of 3 votes)

2

49

Psychedelic Furs

Musicians

100% (2 of 2 votes)