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29 Albums That Are Now 20 Years Old

All of these records came out in 1993, which was a damn good year for music. Sorry if this makes you feel totally ancient.

1. Nirvana, "In Utero"

"All Apologies"

2. Wu-Tang Clan, "Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers)"

"Da Mystery of Chessboxin'"

3. The Smashing Pumpkins, "Siamese Dream"

"Cherub Rock"

4. Björk, "Debut"

"Human Behaviour"

5. Liz Phair, "Exile In Guyville"

"Divorce Song"

6. Radiohead, "Pablo Honey"


7. Janet Jackson, "Janet."

"Any Time, Any Place"

8. Counting Crows, "August and Everything After"

"Mr. Jones"

9. The Breeders, "Last Splash"


10. Salt N Pepa, "Very Necessary"


11. Mariah Carey, "Music Box"


12. Pearl Jam, "Vs."


13. PJ Harvey, "Rid of Me"

"Man Size"

14. Snoop Dogg, "Doggystyle"

"Gin and Juice"

15. Candlebox, "Candlebox"

"Far Behind"

16. Tool, "Undertow"


17. Stereolab, "Transient Random-Noise Bursts with Announcements"


18. Sarah McLachlan, "Fumbling Towards Ecstasy"


19. A Tribe Called Quest, "Midnight Marauders"

"Award Tour"

20. The Flaming Lips, "Transmissions From the Satellite Heart"

"She Don't Use Jelly"

21. Archers of Loaf, "Icky Mettle"


22. Blur, "Modern Life Is Rubbish"

"For Tomorrow"

23. The Cranberries, "Everybody Else Is Doing It, So Why Can't We?"


24. The Afghan Whigs, "Gentlemen"


25. Sheryl Crow, "Tuesday Night Music Club"

"All I Wanna Do"

26. 2Pac, "Strictly 4 My N.I.G.G.A.Z."

"I Get Around"

27. Yo La Tengo, "Painful"

"From A Motel 6"

28. Belly, "Star"

"Feed the Tree"

And, of course...

29. Tag Team, "Whoomp! (There It Is)"

"Whoomp! (There It Is)"