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As anyone who's watched ‘High Fidelity’ knows, everyone loves a good list. Pick through NME's 100 Greatest Albums Of The Decade, Best Albums Of The Year and more, right here.

101 Albums To Hear Before You Die

101 ALBUMS TO HEAR BEFORE YOU DIE

From cult classics to forgotten gems, artists pick the one album they consider...

100 Best Tracks of the 00s

100 BEST TRACKS OF THE 00S

The decade that brought us The Strokes, Arctic Monkeys and Arcade Fire. Here are the...

100 Best Songs Of The 1990s

100 BEST SONGS OF THE 1990S

The decade that brought us Britpop, grunge, superstar DJs - and a whole lot of terrible...

100 Best Songs Of The 1980s

100 BEST SONGS OF THE 1980S

From grassroots indie to giant stadium rock, hip-hop to acid house, the highlights of...

100 Best Songs of the 1970s

100 BEST SONGS OF THE 1970S

The genius-studded decade of punk, glam, disco and classic rock. The highlights...

100 Best Songs of the 1960s

100 BEST SONGS OF THE 1960S

What a decade. From The Beatles to Johnny Cash, The Temptations to Elvis Presley. Words...

The 50 Greatest Producers Ever

THE 50 GREATEST PRODUCERS EVER

Producers are an often overlooked but always integral part of the recording process. We...

100 Best Songs Of The 1950s

100 BEST SONGS OF THE 1950S

Curated by Nigel Williamson. Words by Matthew Horton, Tim Chester, Priya Elan.

50 Most Explosive Choruses

50 MOST EXPLOSIVE CHORUSES

A great chorus is like take-off: the bit in the song that makes you a) sing, b) cry, or...

50 Greatest Guitar Solos

50 GREATEST GUITAR SOLOS

What are the most electrifying axe moments in rock? We've compiled a list of the best -...

50 Best Tracks Of 2011

50 BEST TRACKS OF 2011

It's been another spectacular year for music, but what were the highlights? Here's our...

50 Best Music Videos Of 2011

50 BEST MUSIC VIDEOS OF 2011

2011 has been a memorable year for music video. From Best Coast to Beyonce, Azealia...

50 Worst Music Videos Ever

50 WORST MUSIC VIDEOS EVER

Old women dancing, over-animated tweens, over-sexed jocks, it's all here. We present...

150 Best Tracks Of The Past 15 Years

150 BEST TRACKS OF THE PAST 15 YEARS

To mark NME.COM's fifteenth birthday, we've selected the 150 tracks that have meant the...

100 Greatest Music Videos

100 GREATEST MUSIC VIDEOS

To celebrate the launch of NME Video - a new...

Ultimate Cult Heroes

ULTIMATE CULT HEROES

As featured in the 28 May issue of NME...

25 Stunning Live Collaborations

25 STUNNING LIVE COLLABORATIONS

It's like the song says: it takes two to make a thing go right. So here's a run-down of...

50 Druggiest Albums Ever

50 DRUGGIEST ALBUMS EVER

As featured in the February 5 issue of NME, we present the most wired, warped...

50 Darkest Albums Ever

50 DARKEST ALBUMS EVER

Originally featured in the 22 January issue of NME, it's the 50 most brilliantly...

20 New Acts For 2011

20 NEW ACTS FOR 2011

As featured in the January New Music Issue of NME, here are the 20 acts we're...

50 Best Music Videos Of 2010

50 BEST MUSIC VIDEOS OF 2010

Disagree with our choices?

50 Best Tracks Of 2010

50 BEST TRACKS OF 2010

Special offer: download any of our 50 tracks of the year from

Christmas Gift Guide

CHRISTMAS GIFT GUIDE

Stuck for ideas this Christmas? Got loads of people to buy for but lacking inspiration?...

50 Greatest Debut Albums

50 GREATEST DEBUT ALBUMS

This is NME’s celebration of the best debut albums from the last 50 years. It's not a...

Cool List 2010

COOL LIST 2010

It's NME's favourite time of year, as we herald the dudes du jour....

50 Best New Bands Of 2010

50 BEST NEW BANDS OF 2010

Now we're over halfway through the year, we thought it was high time we looked back and...

The Ultimate Summer Playlist

THE ULTIMATE SUMMER PLAYLIST

Summer is finally here, so what better time to ask a load of musicians to name the...

NME Festival Guide 2010

NME FESTIVAL GUIDE 2010

Festival season is almost upon us. Yay! But which one is best for you? ...

The Greatest Lyricists In The World Today

THE GREATEST LYRICISTS IN THE WORLD TODAY

Every generation needs its poets and here's the 23 musical scribes who define 2010....

The 10 Biggest Buzzes At SXSW

THE 10 BIGGEST BUZZES AT SXSW

There's no festival quite like South By Southwest. For four days a year, anyone with...

50 Awesome Music Movies

50 AWESOME MUSIC MOVIES

To celebrate the launch of NME.COM/movies...

Music's 20 Greatest Cult Heroes

MUSIC'S 20 GREATEST CULT HEROES

The names you'll find here are musicians whose artistic ability - genius, in some cases...

NME's New Music Tips For 2010

NME'S NEW MUSIC TIPS FOR 2010

If you've seen the new issue you'll know it's...

50 Best Tracks of 2009

50 BEST TRACKS OF 2009

Welcome to the tracks that rocked our world over the past year. Disagree with our...

50 Best Albums of 2009

50 BEST ALBUMS OF 2009

Welcome to the albums that rocked our world over the past year. Disagree with our...

100 Tracks of the Decade

100 TRACKS OF THE DECADE

We've already shared our

The Top 100 Greatest Albums Of The Decade

THE TOP 100 GREATEST ALBUMS OF THE DECADE

The Top 100 albums released between January 2000 and December 2009, as voted for by NME...



 
 
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