Great­est al­bums by women

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With the help of al­most 50 women from across North Amer­ica’s public ra­dio sys­tem, NPR - the non-profit me­dia group that dis­trib­utes pro­grammes to 900 ra­dio sta­tions in the US - has com­piled a list of the 150 great­est al­bums made by women, from 1964 to the present day. Here’s their top ten:

1 Blue Joni Mitchell (1971)

2 The Mise­d­u­ca­tion of Lau­ryn Hill ( 1998)

3 I Put A Spell On You Nina Si­mone (1965)

4 I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love You Aretha Franklin (1967)

5 Supa Dupa Fly Missy El­liott (1997)

6 Le­mon­ade Bey­oncé (2016)

7 Horses Patti Smith (1975)

8 Pearl Ja­nis Jo­plin (1971)

9 Back To Black Amy Wine­house (2006)

10 Ta­pes­try Ca­role King (1971)

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