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List Rules Black Sabbath studio albums only, so if you add an album make sure it's a proper studio release. No solo works.

Black Sabbath is not only one of the greatest metal bands of all time, but also boasts one of the greatest singers and best guitarists as well. That makes listing the best Black Sabbath albums of all time quite hard. This Black Sabbath discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Black Sabbath albums can be found at the top of the list.

To make it easy for you, we haven't included Black Sabbath singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. Also, you won't find any solo work from Ozzy, Tony, or Geezer on this list,  If you think the greatest Black Sabbath album isn't high enough on the list, then be sure to vote for it so it receives the credit it deserves. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Black Sabbath album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular. If you're a fan of Black Sabbath, you'll also want to check out the best albums of Slayer as well.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Black Sabbath album of all time?" or "What are the top Black Sabbath albums?" then this list will answer your questions. The list you're viewing has a variety of albums, like Black Sabbath and Heaven and Hell, in it.
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Paranoid is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Clark Benson added Paranoid Black Sabbath

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Black Sabbath is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Black Sabbath Black Sabbath

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Master of Reality is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Master of Reality Black Sabbath

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128 42
Sabbath Bloody Sabbath is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Sabbath Bloody Sabbath Black Sabbath

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138 53
Heaven and Hell is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Heaven and Hell Black Sabbath

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Sabotage (Remastered Edition) is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Sabotage Black Sabbath

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103 36
Black Sabbath Vol. 4 is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Black Sabbath Vol. 4 Black Sabbath

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88 43
Mob Rules is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Mob Rules Black Sabbath

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72 58
Dehumanizer is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Dehumanizer Black Sabbath

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70 59
Born Again is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Born Again Black Sabbath

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66 57
Never Say Die! is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Never Say Die! Black Sabbath

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68 58
Technical Ecstasy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Technical Ecstasy Black Sabbath

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13 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
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Headless Cross is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Headless Cross Black Sabbath

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The Eternal Idol is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
The Eternal Idol Black Sabbath

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Seventh Star is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Seventh Star Black Sabbath

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Tyr is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Tyr Black Sabbath

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Cross Purposes is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Cross Purposes Black Sabbath

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Forbidden is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Black Sabbath Albums List, Ranked Discography
Forbidden Black Sabbath