Steely Dan - aja
Pink Floyd - Wish you were here
Men at Work - Business as usual
Led Zeppelin - Physical Graffiti
U2 - The Joshua Tree
Snow Patrol - Final Straw
Radiohead - The Bends
Spin Doctors - Pocketful of Kryptonite
Oasis - Definitely Maybe
Roxy Music - Avalon
Supertramp - Breakfast in America
AC/DC - Highway to Hell
The Jam - All Mod Cons
and of course..
The Beatles - Rubber Soul
All of the above, to me, got it bang on when they released those albums..in lyrics, vibe, musicianship,melody,energy and production..
I could go on listing...I take it you do mean bands?.. and not individual artists.... coz thats another list..