As we were about to embark on a new century, a number of genre-defining and genre-defying titles were released in 1999.  In honor of the New Year, check out the list below of albums that turn 20 this year.

Moby – ‘Play’ (May 17)


Blink-182 – ‘Enema of the State’ (June 1)


Red Hot Chili Peppers – ‘Californication’ (June 8)


Smash Mouth – ‘Astro Lounge’ (June 8)


The White Stripes – ‘The White Stripes’ (June 15)

Limp Bizkit – ‘Significant Other’ (June 22)


David Bowie – ‘hours…’ (September 21)


Nine Inch Nails – ‘The Fragile’ (September 21)


Incubus – ‘Make Yourself’ (October 26)


Stone Temple Pilots – ‘No. 4’ (October 26)


Foo Fighters – ‘There is Nothing Left to Lose’ (November 2)


Rage Against the Machine – ‘The Battle of Los Angeles’ (November 2)

Rage Against The Machine - Sleep Now in the Fire (from The Battle Of Mexico City)

Rage Against The Machine's official music video for 'Sleep Now In The Fire'. Click to listen to Rage Against The Machine on Spotify: As featured on The Battle of Los Angeles.


Korn – ‘Issues’ (November 16)

Korn - Falling Away from Me (Official Music Video)

Korn's official music video for 'Falling Away From Me'. Click to listen to Korn on Spotify: As featured on Greatest Hits Vol. 1.


Beck – ‘Midnite Vultures’ (November 23)

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock news blogger who's well-versed in etiquette and extraordinarily nice. #TransRightsAreHumanRights

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