List: What Are the Best Debut Albums Ever?

British rock mag Uncut has come up with a pasty-rock-critic-approved list of the 100 best debut albums of all time. The list has The Velvet Underground & Nico as number one, beating out other top ten inclusions like Television's Marquee Moon and the Jimi Hendrix Experience's Are You Experienced. A furious ten-minute mass email to Rolling Stone staffers resulted in this completely unscientific list of some of our favorite debut albums ever. What's your pick?

• The Band, Music from Big Pink
• The Beatles, Please Please Me
• Beastie Boys, Licensed to Ill
• The Clash, The Clash
• Guns N' Roses, Appetite for Destruction
• The Notorious B.I.G., Ready to Die
• Pavement, Slanted and Enchanted
• Patti Smith, Horses
• The Ramones, The Ramones
• The Strokes, Is This It

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