The Rock Album Almanac: Albums 20-1

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For the next two weeks, we're counting down 200 of rock's greatest albums.

Be listening between 9am - 7pm weekdays to hear the biggest tracks from the biggest records - Nevermind, Appetite for Destruction, Master of Puppets, The Colour and the Shape, Blood Sugar Sex Magik and more.

Check back here for live updates on where your favourite albums come in on our countdown.

Albums:  200-181  |  180-161  |  160-141 | 140-121 | 120-101 | 100-81 | 80-61 | 60-41 | 40-21 | 20-1

#20: 'The Joshua Tree' - U2 (1987)

#19: 'Highway To Hell' - AC/DC (1979)

#18: 'The General Electric' - Shihad (1999)

#17: 'Superunknown' Soundgarden (1994)

#16: 'Blood Sugar Sex Magik' - Red Hot Chili Peppers (1991)

#15: 'SGT. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band' - The Beatles (1967)

#14: 'The Colour and the Shape' - Foo Fighters (1997)

#13: 'Use Your Illusion II' - Guns N' Roses (1991)

#12: 'The Dark Side of the Moon' - Pink Floyd (1973)

#11: 'Hybrid Theory' - Linkin Park (2000)

#10: 'Born in the U.S.A.' - Bruce Springsteen (1984)

#9: 'Aenima' - Tool (1996)

#8: 'Rage Against the Machine' - Rage Against the Machine (1992)

#7: 'Ten' - Pearl Jam (1991)

#6: 'Metallica (Black Album)' - Metallica (1991) 

#5: 'The Wall' - Pink Floyd (1979)

#4: 'Nevermind' - Nirvana (1991)

#3: 'Led Zepplin IV' - Led Zepplin (1971)

#2: 'Appetite for Destruction' - Guns N' Roses (1987)

#1: 'Back In Black' - AC/DC (1980)