The Best Bob Dylan Albums of All Time

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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  • Blood on the Tracks
    1
    714 votes
    • Producer: Bob Dylan
    • Length (mins): 00:51:41
    • Label: Columbia
    • Genres (Music): Rock music, Folk rock
  • Blonde on Blonde
    2
    655 votes
    • Producer: Bob Johnston
    • Label: Columbia
    • Genres (Music): Rock music, Blues-rock, Folk rock
    • Producer: Tom Wilson
    • Length (mins): 00:47:29
    • Label: Columbia
    • Genres (Music): Rock music, Blues-rock, Folk rock, Rock and roll, Folk music
  • Highway 61 Revisited
    4
    • Producer: Bob Johnston, Tom Wilson
    • Length (mins): 00:51:39
    • Label: Columbia
    • Genres (Music): Rock music, Blues-rock, Folk rock, Rock and roll, Garage rock
    • Genres (Music): Folk music, Blues, Country blues
  • Desire
    6
    1976
    474 votes
    • Producer: Don DeVito
    • Length (mins): 00:56:14
    • Label: Columbia
    • Genres (Music): Rock music, Folk rock