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Albums AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst  

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AC/DC is among the most iconic bands in rock and roll history. The ultimate garage band, they have achieved a status few bands are capable of. They have the ability to appeal to fans of most any genre of music without changing their sound, and this is just one of the reasons why they are considered by many to be one of the best rock bands of all time. Vote for the AC/DC albums you love the most, and of course, rerank this list in any order you like.

Which of AC/DC's 15 studio albums rank highest on this list is arguably dependent on whether you are a fan of Bon Scott or Brian Johnson. The truth is, both fit the AC/DC sound perfectly, and Bon would no doubt look down from on high with thumbs or horns raised. There is no doubt, however, that these albums contain some of the greatest AC/DC songs ever recorded.

AC/DC is an enduring rock band in an era when great bands often fall on the wayside in favor of newer, "hotter" young groups. Why? Because this band recorded some of the greatest albums of all time. The AC/DC repertoire is chock full of amazing albums that are all classics. Now we'll get to decide once and for all which AC/DC album is the best!
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1
518 143
Back in Black is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst
1980

"Back in Black"

"You Shook Me All Night Long"

"Shoot to Thrill"

2
495 129
Highway to Hell is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst
1979

"Highway to Hell"

"Girls Got Rhythm"

"Walk All Over You"

3
378 92
Let There Be Rock is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst
1977

"Let There Be Rock"

"Whole Lotta Rosie"

"Dog Eat Dog"

4
431 123
Powerage is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst
1978

"Rock 'n' Roll Damnation"

"Sin City"

"Kicked in the Teeth"

5
353 106
High Voltage is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst
1975

"It's a Long Way to the Top (If You Wanna Rock 'n' Roll)"

"T.N.T."

"High Voltage"

6
323 109
Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst
1976

"Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap"

"Love at First Feel"

"Ride On"

7
297 150
For Those About to Rock (We Sa... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst
1981

"For Those About to Rock (We Salute You)"

"Let's Get It Up"

"Evil Walks"

8
277 136
The Razors Edge is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst
1990

"Thunderstruck"

"Moneytalks"

"Are You Ready"

9
250 147
Flick of the Switch is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst
1983

"Guns For Hire"

"Flick of the Switch"

"Nervous Shakedown"

10
223 175
Fly on the Wall is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst
1985

"Danger"

"Sink the Pink"

"Shake Your Foundations"

11
191 154
Black Ice is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst
2008

"Rock 'n' Roll Train"

"Big Jack"

"Anything Goes"

12
214 145
Ballbreaker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst
1995

"Hard as a Rock"

"Hail Caesar"

"Cover You in Oil"

13
184 168
Blow Up Your Video is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst
1988

"Heatseeker"

"That's the Way I Wanna Rock 'n' Roll"

"Meanstreak"

14
164 169
Stiff Upper Lip is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst
2000

"Stiff Upper Lip"

"Safe in New York City"

"Satellite Blues"

15
189 87
Rock or Bust is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list AC/DC Albums, Ranked Best to Worst
Rock or Bust 2014

"Play Ball"

"Rock or Bust"

"Rock the Blues Away"