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The Best Bob Seger Albums of All Time

Updated June 14, 2019 1.1k votes 267 voters 9.8k views19 items

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Bob Seger's brand of straightforward rock music has touched many fans throughout the world and has made him one of the greatest singers of all time. This list of the best Bob Seger albums includes pictures of the album covers when available. The Bob Seger discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Bob Seger albums can be found at the top of the list. The Detroit-born singer made his studio album debut in 1969 with Ramblin' Gamblin' Man. Later albums like Night Moves (1976) and Stranger in Town (1978) saw his style evolve from hard rock to Heartland rock. 

To make voting for your favorite records easier, we haven't included Bob Seger singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Bob Seger album isn't ranked highly enough, vote for it so it receives proper credit. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Bob Seger album, vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know what is the best Bob Seger album of all time, this list will answer your question. Albums range from Mongrel (1970) to Against the Wind (1980) to Like a Rock (1986). These popular Bob Seger CDs have been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order isn't just one person's opinion. 

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    1. Rock and Roll Never Forgets
    2. Night Moves
    3. The Fire Down Below
    4. Sunburst
    5. Sunspot Baby
    6. Mainstreet
    7. Come to Poppa
    8. Ship of Fools
    9. Mary Lou

    • Release Date: 1976
    • Artist: Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band
    • Tracks: Rock and Roll Never Forgets, The Fire Down Below, Ship of Fools
    • Length (mins): 00:36:57
    • Genres (Music): Rock music, Rock and roll
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    1. Hollywood Nights
    2. Still the Same
    3. Old Time Rock and Roll
    4. Till It Shines
    5. Feel Like a Number
    6. Ain't Got No Money
    7. We've Got Tonite
    8. Brave Strangers
    9. The Famous Final Scene

    • Release Date: 1978
    • Artist: Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band, Bob Seger
    • Tracks: We've Got Tonite, The Famous Final Scene, Old Time Rock & Roll
    • Length (mins): 00:39:42
    • Label: Capitol Records
    • Genres (Music): Rock music, Hard rock
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    1. Bo Diddley/Who Do You Love?
    2. Love the One You're With
    3. If I Were a Carpenter
    4. Hummin' Bird
    5. Let It Rock
    6. Turn on Your Love Light
    7. Jesse James
    8. Someday
    9. Heavy Music

    • Release Date: 1972
    • Artist: Bob Seger
    • Tracks: Love the One You're With, Someday, Heavy Music
    • Label: Palladium Records
    • Genres (Music): Rock music, Rock and roll
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    1. Midnight Rider
    2. So I Wrote You a Song
    3. Stealer
    4. Rosalie
    5. Turn the Page
    5. Back in '72
    6. Neon Sky
    7. I've Been Working
    8. I've Got Time

    • Release Date: 1973
    • Artist: Bob Seger
    • Tracks: Midnight Rider, Rosalie, I've Got Time
    • Genres (Music): Rock music, Rock and roll
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