Saturday, December 31, 1988

Dave’s Faves: My Album Collection in 1988

Dave’s Faves:

My Album Collection in 1988

By year’s end, this was what my collection looked like. Albums acquired in 1988 are marked with an asterisk.

  1. Aha Hunting High and Low (1985)
  2. Aha Scoundrel Days (1986)
  3. Aha Stay on These Roads (1988) *
  4. Air Supply Lost in Love (1980)
  5. Air Supply The One That You Love (1981)
  6. Alabama Greatest Hits (compilation: 1980-86, released 1986)
  7. Alabama The Touch (1986)
  8. Alabama Live (live, 1988) *
  9. Asia Asia (1982)
  10. Asia Alpha (1983)
  11. Asia Astra (1985)

  12. Bangles All Over the Place (1984)
  13. Bangles Different Light (1986)
  14. Bangles Everything (1988)
  15. The Beatles Yesterday…and Today (1966)
  16. The Beatles Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (1967)
  17. The Beatles Magical Mystery Tour (1967)
  18. The Beatles Hey Jude (1968)
  19. The Beatles 1962-1966 (compilation: 1962-66, released 1973)
  20. The Beatles 1967-1970 (compilation: 1967-70, released 1973)
  21. The Beatles 20 Greatest Hits (compilation: 1962-70, released 1982)
  22. Pat Benatar Crimes of Passion (1980)
  23. Pat Benatar Get Nervous (1982)
  24. Pat Benatar Live from Earth (live, 1983)
  25. Pat Benatar Tropico (1984)
  26. Pat Benatar Seven the Hard Way (1985)
  27. Berlin Pleasure Victim (1983)
  28. Berlin Love Life (1984)
  29. Berlin Count Three and Pray (1986)
  30. Blondie Parallel Lines (1978)
  31. Blondie Eat to the Beat (1979)
  32. Boomtown Rats In the Long Grass (1984)
  33. Boston Third Stage (1986)
  34. David Bowie ChangesOneBowie (compilation: 1969-76, released 1976)
  35. David Bowie Never Let Me Down (1987)

  36. Paul Carrack One Good Reason (1987) *
  37. Tracy Chapman Tracy Chapman (1988) *
  38. Chicago Chicago 16 (1982)
  39. Chicago Chicago 17 (1984)
  40. Toni Childs Union (1988) *
  41. Phil Collins No Jacket Required (1985)
  42. Robert Cray Strong Persuader (1986)
  43. Robert Cray Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark (1988) *
  44. Crowded House Crowded House (1986)
  45. Crowded House Temple of Low Men (1988) *

  46. Terence Trent D’Arby Introducing the Hardline… (1987) *
  47. David + David Boomtown (1986)
  48. Def Leppard Pyromania (1983)
  49. Def Leppard Hysteria (1987)
  50. John Denver Greatest Hits (compilation: 1969-72, released 1973)
  51. Dennis DeYoung Desert Moon (1984)
  52. Dennis DeYoung Back to the World (1986)
  53. Dire Straits Brothers in Arms (1985)
  54. Neil Diamond The Jazz Singer (soundtrack, 1980)

  55. Eagles Their Greatest Hits 1971-1975 (compilation: 1971-75, released 1976)
  56. Eagles Greatest Hits Volume 2 (released 1982)
  57. Melissa Etheridge Melissa Etheridge (1988) *
  58. Eurythmics In the Garden (1981)
  59. Eurythmics Sweet Dreams Are Made of This (1983)
  60. Eurythmics Touch (1983)
  61. Eurythmics 1984 (For the Love of Big Brother) (1984)
  62. Eurythmics Be Yourself Tonight (1985)
  63. Eurythmics Savage (1987) *
  64. Everything But the Girl Idlewild (1988) *

  65. Dan Fogelberg Greatest Hits (compilation: 1972-82, released 1982)
  66. Foreigner 4 (1981)
  67. Foreigner Records (compilation: 1976-82, released 1982)
  68. Foreigner Agent Provocateur (1984)
  69. Foreigner Inside Information (1987) *

  70. Peter Gabriel Plays Live (live, 1983)
  71. Peter Gabriel So (1986)
  72. J. Geils Band Freeze Frame (1981)
  73. Bob Geldof Deep in the Heart of Nowhere (1986)
  74. Genesis Genesis (1983)
  75. Genesis Invisible Touch (1986)
  76. Grateful Dead In the Dark (1987)

  77. Daryl Hall & John Oates H2O (1982)
  78. Daryl Hall & John Oates Rock ‘N’ Soul Part I (compilation: (1973-83, released 1983)
  79. Don Henley Building the Perfect Beast (1984)
  80. Hooters Nervous Night (1985)
  81. Hooters One Way Home (1987)

  82. INXS Kick (1987) *

  83. Michael Jackson Off the Wall (1979)
  84. Michael Jackson Thriller (1982)
  85. Michael Jackson Bad (1987)
  86. Billy Joel Turnstiles (1976)
  87. Billy Joel The Stranger (1977)
  88. Billy Joel The Nylon Curtain (1982)
  89. Billy Joel An Innocent Man (1983)
  90. Billy Joel Greatest Hits Volume I & II (compilation: 1973-85, released 1985)
  91. Billy Joel The Bridge (1986)
  92. Journey Captured (live, 1981)
  93. Journey Escape (1981)
  94. Journey Frontiers (1983)
  95. Journey Raised on Radio (1986)

  96. Kingdom Come Kingdom Come (1988) *

  97. Cyndi Lauper She’s So Unusual (1983)
  98. Led Zeppelin Led Zeppelin IV (1971)
  99. Huey Lewis & the News Sports (1983)
  100. Little River Band Greatest Hits (compilation: 1975-82, released 1982) *
  101. Little River Band Monsoon (1988) *

  102. Barry Manilow Greatest Hits (compilation, released 1978)
  103. Marillion Script for a Jester’s Tear (1983)
  104. Marillion Fugazi (1984)
  105. Marillion Real to Reel (live, 1984)
  106. Marillion Misplaced Childhood (1985)
  107. Marillion Brief Encounter (EP, 1986)
  108. Marillion Clutching at Straws (1987)
  109. Marillion B’Sides Themselves (archives: 1982-88, released 1988) *
  110. John Cougar (Mellencamp) American Fool (1982)
  111. John Cougar Mellencamp Uh-Huh (1983)
  112. John Cougar Mellencamp Scarecrow (1985)
  113. John Cougar Mellencamp The Lonesome Jubilee (1987)
  114. Men at Work Business As Usual (1981)
  115. Men at Work Cargo (1983)
  116. Men at Work Two Hearts (1985)
  117. Mike + the Mechanics Mike + The Mechanics (1985) *
  118. Mike + the Mechanics Living Years (1988) *

  119. The Moody Blues This Is the Moody Blues (compilation: 1967-72, released 1974)
  120. The Moody Blues Voices in the Sky (compilation: 1967-82, released 1984)
  121. The Moody Blues The Other Side of Life (1986)

  122. Olivia Newton-John Greatest Hits (compilation: 1971-76, released 1977)
  123. Olivia Newton-John Totally Hot (1978)
  124. Olivia Newton-John/Electric Light Orchestra Xanadu (soundtrack, 1980)
  125. Olivia Newton-John Physical (1981)
  126. Olivia Newton-John Olivia’s Greatest Hits Vol. 2 (compilation: 1978-82, released 1982)
  127. Olivia Newton-John Soul Kiss (1985)
  128. Olivia Newton-John The Rumour (1988) *
  129. Stevie Nicks The Wild Heart (1983)

    SinĂ©ad O’Connor The Lion and the Cobra (1987) *

  130. Alan Parsons Project I Robot (1977)
  131. Alan Parsons Project Eve (1979)
  132. Alan Parsons Project The Turn of a Friendly Card (1980)
  133. Alan Parsons Project Eye in the Sky (1982)
  134. Alan Parsons Project The Best of (compilation: 1977-83, released 1983)
  135. Alan Parsons Project Ammonia Avenue (1984)
  136. Alan Parsons Project Vulture Culture (1985)
  137. Alan Parsons Project Stereotomy (1986)
  138. Alan Parsons Project Gaudi (1987)
  139. Alan Parsons Project Best of, Vol. 2 (compilation: 1977-87, released 1988) *
  140. Steve Perry Street Talk (1984)
  141. Pink Floyd The Dark Side of the Moon (1973)
  142. Pink Floyd The Wall (1979)
  143. Pink Floyd The Final Cut (1983)
  144. Pink Floyd A Momentary Lapse of Reason (1987)
  145. Robert Plant Now and Zen (1988) *
  146. The Police Outlandos D’Amour (1978)
  147. The Police Reggatta De Blanc (1979)
  148. The Police Zenyatta Mondatta (1980)
  149. The Police Ghost in the Machine (1981)
  150. The Police Synchronicity (1983)
  151. The Police Every Breath You Take – The Singles (compilation: 1978-1986; released 1986)
  152. Prince 1999 (1982)
  153. Prince & the Revolution Purple Rain (1984)
  154. Prince & the Revolution Around the World in a Day (1985)
  155. Prince Sign ‘O’ the Times (1987)

  156. Queen Greatest Hits (compilation: 1973-81, released 1981)

  157. Gerry Rafferty City to City (1978) *
  158. Gerry Rafferty North and South (1988) *
  159. The Rainmakers The Rainmakers (1986)
  160. The Rainmakers Tornado (1987)
  161. R.E.M. Life’s Rich Pageant (1986) *
  162. R.E.M. Document (1987)
  163. REO Speedwagon Hi Infidelity (1980)
  164. REO Speedwagon Wheels Are Turnin’ (1984)
  165. REO Speedwagon The Hits (compilation: 1976-88, released 1988) *
  166. Lionel Richie Can’t Slow Down (1983)
  167. Lionel Richie Dancing on the Ceiling (1986)
  168. Kenny Rogers Greatest Hits (compilation: 1977-80, released 1980)
  169. The Rolling Stones Hot Rocks 1964-71 (compilation: 1964-71, released 1971) *
  170. Rush All the World’s a Stage (live, 1976)
  171. Rush Moving Pictures (1981)
  172. Rush Exit…Stage Left (live, 1981)
  173. Rush Hold Your Fire (1987) *

  174. Charlie Sexton Pictures for Pleasure (1985)
  175. Paul Simon Graceland (1986)
  176. The Smiths Louder Than Bombs (archives: 1983-87, released 1987)
  177. The Smiths Strangeways, Here We Come (1987)
  178. Bruce Springsteen Darkness on the Edge of Town (1978)
  179. Bruce Springsteen Born in the U.S.A. (1984)
  180. Bruce Springsteen Live 1975/1985 (live box set, 1986)
  181. Bruce Springsteen Tunnel of Love (1987)
  182. Squeeze Cool for Cats (1979) *
  183. Squeeze Argybargy (1980)
  184. Squeeze Sweets from a Stranger (1982)
  185. Squeeze 45s and Under (compilation: 1977-82, released 1982)
  186. Squeeze Cosi Fan Tutti Frutti (1985)
  187. Squeeze Babylon and On (1987)
  188. Sting The Dream of the Blue Turtles (1985)
  189. Sting Bring on the Night (live, 1986)
  190. Sting Nothing Like the Sun (1987)
  191. Styx Styx I (1972)
  192. Styx Styx II (1973)
  193. Styx The Serpent Is Rising (1973)
  194. Styx Man of Miracles (1974)
  195. Styx Best of Styx (compilation: 1972-74)
  196. Styx Equinox (1975)
  197. Styx Crystal Ball (1976)
  198. Styx The Grand Illusion (1977)
  199. Styx Pieces of Eight (1978)
  200. Styx Cornerstone (1979)
  201. Styx Paradise Theater (1981)
  202. Styx Kilroy Was Here (1983)
  203. Styx Caught in the Act (live, 1984)
  204. Supertramp Famous Last Words (1982)
  205. Supertramp Brother Where You Bound (1985)

  206. Tears for Fears The Hurting (1983)
  207. Tears for Fears Songs from the Big Chair (1985)
  208. Toto Toto IV (1982)

  209. U2 War (1983)
  210. U2 Under a Blood Red Sky (live, 1983)
  211. U2 The Unforgettable Fire (1984)
  212. U2 The Joshua Tree (1987)
  213. U2 Rattle and Hum (studio/live soundtrack, 1988) *

  214. Van Halen 5150 (1986)
  215. Van Halen OU812 (1988) *
  216. Suzanne Vega Solitude Standing (1987)
  217. Violent Femmes Violent Femmes (1983)
  218. Violent Femmes Hallowed Ground (1984)
  219. Violent Femmes Blind Leading the Naked (1986)

  220. Roger Waters Radio K.A.O.S. (1987)
  221. Whitesnake Whitesnake (1987)
  222. The Who Who’s Next (1971)
  223. The Who Greatest Hits (compilation: 1965-78, released 1983)
  224. John Williams (composer) Star Wars IV: A New Hope (soundtrack, 1977)

  225. XTC Skylarking (1986)

  226. Yes The Yes Album (1971)
  227. Yes Fragile (1971)
  228. Yes Classic Yes (compilation: 1971-77, released 1981)
  229. Yes 90125 (1983)
  230. Yes Big Generator (1987)

  231. ZZ Top Afterburner (1985)

    Various Artists:

  232. Brimstone and Treacle (soundtrack, 1982)
  233. Flashdance (soundtrack, 1983)
  234. Footloose (soundtrack, 1984)
  235. K-Tel: High Energy (1979)
  236. K-Tel: Starflight (1979)
  237. K-Tel: Wings of Sound (1979)
  238. Legend (soundtrack, 1986)
  239. Party! Party! (soundtrack, 1982) *
  240. Pretty in Pink (soundtrack, 1986)
  241. Rock for Amnesty (1986)
  242. The Secret Policeman’s Other Ball (soundtrack, 1982) *
  243. She’s Having a Baby (soundtrack, 1988) *
  244. Some Kind of Wonderful (soundtrack, 1987)
  245. The Songs of Lennon and McCartney (1986) *
  246. St. Elmo’s Fire (soundtrack, 1985)
  247. Two of a Kind (soundtrack, 1983)
  248. A Very Special Christmas (1987) *
  249. Vision Quest (soundtrack, 1985)
  250. We Are the World (1985)
  251. When the Wind Blows (soundtrack, 1986) *


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