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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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1
12,206 9,178
The Dark Side of the Moon is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time

2
11,166 5,862
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time

3
8,926 6,153
Led Zeppelin IV is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
Led Zeppelin

4
10,219 5,162
Abbey Road is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Beatles

5
8,195 5,089
The White Album is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Beatles

6
8,166 4,448
Revolver is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Beatles

7
6,008 5,019
Who's Next is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Who

8
7,264 6,141
Nevermind is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
Nirvana

9
6,229 4,219
Pet Sounds is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Beach Boys

10
5,939 4,369
The Doors is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Doors

11
5,996 4,911
Led Zeppelin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
Led Zeppelin

12
6,166 4,867
Rumours is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
Fleetwood Mac

13
6,385 3,973
Rubber Soul is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Beatles

14
5,821 3,665
Are You Experienced is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Jimi Hendrix Experience

15
5,659 3,650
The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Sta... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time

16
7,501 4,923
Wish You Were Here is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
Pink Floyd

17
5,025 4,441
London Calling is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Clash

18
5,309 4,083
Led Zeppelin II is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
Led Zeppelin

19
5,145 4,552
A Night at the Opera is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time

20
4,994 5,402
Back in Black is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time

21
5,829 5,556
Thriller is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
Michael Jackson

22
4,564 4,817
Hotel California is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time

23
3,778 4,717
The Joshua Tree is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time

24
4,608 3,259
Electric Ladyland is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Jimi Hendrix Experience

25
4,401 3,287
Sticky Fingers is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Albums of All Time
The Rolling Stones