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This is a list of the greatest albums of all time, created and ranked by music fans worldwide. Music is as subjective as any art form, but most people can agree that there are works that rise above the rest and go down as the best albums of all time, regardless of their genre. This is not a list of your "favorite" albums, but a list of the "greatest" albums. Whatever your musical tastes, vote and rank the albums you think had the most impact on music, the most influence on culture and other musicians... the greatest relevance to their genre. From Diamond-certified albums to the most popular albums ever, this list has them all.

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list ordered by

1
12,168 9,144
The Dark Side of the Moon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time

2
11,128 5,846
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time

3
8,908 6,122
Led Zeppelin IV is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
Led Zeppelin

4
10,181 5,152
Abbey Road is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Beatles

5
8,167 5,083
The White Album is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Beatles

6
8,135 4,441
Revolver is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Beatles

7
5,984 5,011
Who's Next is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Who

8
7,234 6,128
Nevermind is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
Nirvana

9
6,196 4,213
Pet Sounds is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Beach Boys

10
5,918 4,363
The Doors is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Doors

11
5,983 4,895
Led Zeppelin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
Led Zeppelin

12
6,356 3,968
Rubber Soul is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Beatles

13
6,142 4,854
Rumours is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
Fleetwood Mac

14
5,799 3,658
Are You Experienced is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Jimi Hendrix Experience

15
5,637 3,643
The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Sta... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time

16
7,484 4,909
Wish You Were Here is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
Pink Floyd

17
5,005 4,431
London Calling is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Clash

18
5,302 4,066
Led Zeppelin II is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
Led Zeppelin

19
5,134 4,533
A Night at the Opera is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time

20
4,981 5,380
Back in Black is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time

21
5,810 5,536
Thriller is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
Michael Jackson

22
4,553 4,800
Hotel California is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time

23
3,771 4,700
The Joshua Tree is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time

24
4,589 3,254
Electric Ladyland is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Jimi Hendrix Experience

25
3,452 2,645
Exile on Main St. is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Rolling Stones