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Not only is Aretha Franklin an icon, she's one of the best soul singers and best female vocalists of all time. List of the best Aretha Franklin albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Aretha Franklin discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Aretha Franklin albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Aretha Franklin singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Aretha Franklin 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 Aretha Franklin album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Aretha Franklin album of all time?" or "What are the top Aretha Franklin albums?" then this list will answer your questions. List albums range from Lady Soul to I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You.

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I Never Loved a Man the Way I ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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Lady Soul is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Lady Soul Aretha Franklin

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Aretha Now is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Aretha Now Aretha Franklin

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Spirit in the Dark is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Spirit in the Dark Aretha Franklin

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Young, Gifted and Black is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Young, Gifted and Black Aretha Franklin

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Lady Soul is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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Soul '69 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Soul '69 Aretha Franklin

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This Girl's in Love With You is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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Who's Zoomin' Who? is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Who's Zoomin' Who? Aretha Franklin

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Aretha Arrives is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Aretha Arrives Aretha Franklin

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Sparkle is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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Let Me In Your Life is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Let Me In Your Life Aretha Franklin

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One Lord, One Faith, One Bapti... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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Aretha is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Aretha Aretha Franklin

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Hey Now Hey (The Other Side of... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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Yeah!!! is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Yeah!!! Aretha Franklin

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Jump to It is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Jump to It Aretha Franklin

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The Electrifying Aretha Frankl... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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Aretha is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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So Damn Happy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
So Damn Happy Aretha Franklin

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A Rose Is Still a Rose is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
A Rose Is Still a Rose Aretha Franklin

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Get It Right is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Get It Right Aretha Franklin

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With Everything I Feel in Me is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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Through the Storm is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Through the Storm Aretha Franklin

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Sweet Passion is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Sweet Passion Aretha Franklin

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The Tender, the Moving, the Sw... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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Runnin' Out of Fools is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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Aretha is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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The Gospel Soul of Aretha Fran... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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Unforgettable: A Tribute to Di... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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You is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
You Aretha Franklin

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Sings the Great Diva Classics is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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Love All the Hurt Away is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Love All the Hurt Away Aretha Franklin

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La Diva is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
La Diva Aretha Franklin

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This Christmas is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
This Christmas Aretha Franklin

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The Collection is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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The First 12 Sides is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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Two Sides of Love is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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Laughing on the Outside is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time

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Songs of Faith is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Songs of Faith Aretha Franklin

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Almighty Fire is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Almighty Fire Aretha Franklin

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Laughing on the Outside is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time
Laughing on the Outside Aretha Franklin

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Aretha: A Woman Falling Out Of... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Aretha Franklin Albums of All Time