Albums The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time  

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List Rules This list includes studio albums only, so if you add an album make sure it's a proper studio release.

Widely regarded as one of the best singer/songwriters, Bob Dylan is also known for being one of the best lyricists. Starting in the early 1960s, Bob Dylan's career has been as long as it has been incredible. He's released a broad range of rock music across numerous studio albums, not to mention all the originally unreleased music that was later released. This list of the best Bob Dylan albums, includes pictures of the album covers when available. This Bob Dylan discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Bob Dylan albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Bob Dylan singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. STUDIO ALBUMS ONLY. If you think the greatest Bob Dylan 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 Bob Dylan album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Bob Dylan album of all time?" or "What are the top Bob Dylan albums?" then this list will answer your questions. The list you're viewing is made up of albums like Blood on the Tracks and Highway 61 Revisited.

This list of popular Bob Dylan CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. 

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Blonde on Blonde is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

2
177 46
Highway 61 Revisited is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

3
207 40
Blood on the Tracks is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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147 17
Bringing It All Back Home is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

5
123 26
The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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105 45
Desire is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time
Desire 1976

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81 30
The Times They Are A-Changin' is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

8
91 32
John Wesley Harding is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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88 41
Nashville Skyline is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

10
112 32
Time Out of Mind is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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59 32
New Morning is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

12
65 29
Another Side of Bob Dylan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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73 39
Street-Legal is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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71 36
Love and Theft is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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80 26
Oh Mercy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time
Oh Mercy 1989

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62 38
Slow Train Coming is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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78 39
Modern Times is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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52 39
Planet Waves is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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71 29
The Basement Tapes is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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74 26
Infidels is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time
Infidels 1983

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46 34
Bob Dylan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time
Bob Dylan 1962

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54 38
Tempest is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time
Tempest 2012

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27 33
World Gone Wrong is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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27 27
Good as I Been to You is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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31 27
Pat Garrett is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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36 35
Shot of Love is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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41 36
Empire Burlesque is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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36 33
Together Through Life is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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31 32
Self Portrait is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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31 41
Saved is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time
Saved 1980

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18 37
Under the Red Sky is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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16 37
Down in the Groove is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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15 37
Knocked Out Loaded is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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17 30
Dylan is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time
Dylan 1973

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22 38
Christmas in the Heart is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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5 10
Shadows in the Night is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time
Shadows in the Night

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6 20
Fallen Angels is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time
Fallen Angels

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26 32
Shadows in the Night is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time