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1000 Albums Everyone Says You Should Listen To But We've Only Got Time To Play One Track So Here It Is...

Every day we play a track from a classic album. It should only take us five years to complete our list of 1000!

1000. Jay-Z - 'The Blueprint' (more at BBC Music)
999. Black Sabbath - 'Paranoid' (read a review)
998. Neneh Cherry - 'Raw Like Sushi' (read a review)
997. Daft Punk - 'Discovery' (read a review)
996. The Doors - 'The Doors' (more at BBC Music)
995. Massive Attack - 'Blue Lines' (more at BBC Music)
994. The Mamas & The Papas - 'If You Can Believe Your Eyes And Ears' (more at BBC Music)
993. Sister Sledge - 'We Are Family' (more at BBC Music)
992. Outkast - 'Stankonia' (more at BBC Music)
991. Pulp - 'Different Class' (more at BBC Music)
990. The Clash - 'London Calling' (read a review)
989. Steve Wonder - 'Talking Book' (more at BBC Music)
988. The Specials - 'The Specials' (read a review)
987. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - 'Murder Ballads' (more at BBC Music)
986. Amadou & Mariam - 'Welcome To Mali' (read a review)
985. The Prodigy - 'Music For The Jilted Generation' (read a review)
984. Michael Jackson - 'Bad' (more at BBC Music)
983. Motorhead - 'Ace Of Spades' (read a review)
982. Dusty Springfield - 'Dusty In Memphis' (read a review)
981. Bob Marley - 'Exodus' (read a review)
980. Arcade Fire - 'Funeral' (read a review)
979. Beastie Boys - 'Licensed To Ill'  (more at BBC Music)
978. The Who - 'My Generation' (read a review)
977. Arrested Development - '3 Years, 5 Months & 2 Days in the Life of...' (more at BBC Music)
976. Elbow - 'Seldom Seen Kid' (read a review)
975. George Michael - 'Faith' (more at BBC Music)
974. Fugees - 'The Score' (read a review)
973. Fleetwood Mac - 'Rumours' (read a review)
972. Aretha Franklin - 'I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love You' (listen to the Aretha Franklin Story on 1Xtra)
971. Ms Dynamite - 'A Little Deeper' (read a review)
970. Elton John - 'Madman Across the Water' (more at BBC Music)
969. The Teardrop Explodes - 'Kilimanjaro' (read a review)
968. Eagles - 'Hotel California' (more at BBC Music)
967. Little Richard - 'Here's Little Richard' (more at BBC Music)
966. Jamiroquai - 'Emergency On Planet Earth' (read a review)
965. The Chemical Brothers - 'Dig Your Own Hole' (more at BBC Music)
964. Lauryn Hill - 'The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill' (more at BBC Music)
963. Nico - 'These Days' (more at BBC Music)
962. TLC - 'Crazy Sexy Cool' (more at BBC Music)
961. Cypress Hill - 'Black Sunday' (more at BBC Music)
960. Amy Winehouse - 'Back To Black' (read a review)
959. Pearl Jam - 'Ten' (read a review)
958. Bob Dylan - 'The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan' (more at BBC Music)
957. N.W.A. - 'Stright Outta Compton' (read a review)
956. AC/DC - 'Highway To Hell' (more at BBC Music)
955. The Smiths - 'The Queen Is Dead' (read a review)
954. 2Pac - 'All Eyez On Me' (more at BBC Music)
953. Destiny's Child - 'Writing On The Wall' (more at BBC Music)
952. Faith No More - 'The Real Thing' (more at BBC Music)
951. The Stone Roses - 'The Stone Roses' (more at BBC Music)
950. Radiohead - 'OK Computer' (read a review)
949. Dizzee Rascal - 'Boy In Da Corner' (read a review)
948. Oasis - 'Definitely Maybe' (read a review)
947. Johnny Cash - 'Johnny Cash At Folsom Prison' (read a review)
946. Madonna - 'Like A Virgin' (more at BBC Music)
945. Stevie Wonder - 'Innervisions' (more at BBC Music)
944. Bruce Springsteen - 'Nebraska' (more at BBC Music)
943. Kraftwerk - 'The Man-Machine' (more at BBC Music)
942. Grace Jones - 'Living My Life' (more at BBC Music)
941. Missy Misdemeanor Elliott - 'Supa Dupa Fly' (more at BBC Music)
940. Prince - 'Sign O' The Times' (read a review)
939. The Streets - 'Original Pirate Material' (read a review)
938. Eels - 'Beautiful Freak' (read a review)
937. Foo Fighters - 'The Colour And The Shape' (read a review)
936. Sugababes - 'One Touch' ((more at Newsbeat))
935. Nas - 'Street Disciple' (read a review)
934. The Beatles - 'Magical Mystery Tour' (more at BBC Music)
933. Carole King - 'Tapestry' (read a review)
932. Daft Punk - 'Homework' (more at BBC Music)
931. The Crystals - 'He's A Rebel' (more at BBC Music)
930. Lil Wayne - 'Tha Carter III' (read a review)
929. Happy Mondays - 'Pills, Thrills N Bellyaches' (more at BBC Music)
928. Michael Jackson - 'Thriller' (more at BBC Music)
927. Prince - 'Purple Rain' (more at BBC Music )
926. D'Angelo - 'Brown Sugar' (read a review )
925. So Solid Crew - 'They Don't Know' (read a review)
924. Goldie - 'Timeless' (more at BBC Music)
923. Ice Cube - 'Amerikkka's Most Wanted' (more at BBC Music)
922. Michael Viner's Incredible Bongo Band - 'Apache' (more at BBC Music)
921. Nitin Sawhney - 'Beyond Skin' (more at BBC Music)
920. Mr Hudson & The Library - 'Tale Of Two Cities' (more at BBC Music)
919. Simon & Garfunkel - 'The Graduate Soundtrack'
918. Slayer - 'Reign In Blood' (more at BBC Music)
917. Prefab Sprout - 'Steve McQueen' as chosen by Editors  read a review
916. The Cure - 'The Head on the Door'  as chosen by Miike Snow  more at BBC Music 
915. Led Zeppelin - 'Led Zeppelin II' read a review
914. Nirvana - 'Nevermind' (read a review)
913. Brian Eno - 'Apollo (Atmospheres & Soundtracks)' as chosen by Royksopp  (more at BBC Music)
912. Patti Smith - 'Horses' read a review
911. M.I.A. - 'Arular' read a review 
910. Yeah Yeah Yeahs - 'Fever To Tell' more at BBC Music
909. The Libertines - 'Up the Bracket' more at BBC Music
908. Kelis - 'Kaleidoscope' more at BBC Music

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