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Blue Lines is the debut album by British electronica group Massive Attack, released on April 8, 1991 by Virgin Records.

Blue Lines was generally considered the first trip hop album, though the term wasn't coined until several years later. Blue Lines was a success in the United Kingdom, though sales were limited elsewhere. A fusion of electronic music, hip hop, dub music, '70s soul music and reggae, the album established Massive Attack as one of the innovative British bands of… read more



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  • Top 5. Timeless album.
  • I haven't listened to this album for years. Tonight I discover it once again. As good as before.
  • Where does get these outrageously wrong release dates from?
  • rating 10/10
  • definitely their best
  • Revolutionary album, definitive for it's time.
  • Blue Lines should be considered as their best work just for the amazing ability to blend so many genres so naturally.
  • Classic, lovely, sexy and deep. Don't compare this to anything else they've released later and just appreciate something as beautiful as Blue Lines was ever created. Great debut album.
  • unbeatable in so many ways ♥
  • Great album.

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