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Albums The Best Brian Eno 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.

Brian Eno is considered by many to be one of the best art rock artists of all time. Since he's such an influential band, let’s rank the best Brian Eno albums, with the help of your votes. First known as the keyboard player in Roxy Music, Brian Eno found instant acclaim as a solo artist with his debut album Here Come the Warm Jets (1973). 

This Brian Eno discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Brian Eno albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Brian Eno singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Brian Eno 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 Brian Eno album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

Albums on this list include Another Green World (1974) and Before and After Science (1977). This list of popular Brian Eno 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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132 19
Another Green World is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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90 22
Here Come the Warm Jets is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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93 25
Before and After Science is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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76 19
Taking Tiger Mountain (by Stra... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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68 19
Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtra... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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60 15
Ambient 1: Music for Airports is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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57 14
My Life in the Bush of Ghosts is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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46 16
Ambient 1: Music for Airports is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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37 10
Discreet Music is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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35 9
Ambient 4: On Land is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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24 8
Cluster & Eno is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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19 6
Music for Films III is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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18 6
Thursday Afternoon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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21 9
Ambient 2: The Plateaux of Mir... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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20 9
Wrong Way Up is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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23 12
The Pearl is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time
1984

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14 5
Evening Star is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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17 8
Another Day on Earth is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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18 9
After the Heat is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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19 10
Small Craft on a Milk Sea is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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10 2
Thursday Afternoon is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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12 4
Fourth World, Volume 1: Possib... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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20 12
More Music for Films is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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14 7
Everything That Happens Will H... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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9 3
Neroli is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time
1993

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9 3
The Shutov Assembly is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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7 3
Nerve Net is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time
1992

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6 2
Drawn From Life is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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7 4
Music for Films is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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12 10
The Drop is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time
1997

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6 4
The Equatorial Stars is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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6 4
High Life is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time
2014

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4 2
Making Space is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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3 1
January 07003: Bell Studies fo... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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3 1
Kite Stories is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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3 1
Lightness: Music for the Marbl... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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5 4
Textures is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time
1989

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3 2
Someday World is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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4 4
I Dormienti is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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3 3
My Squelchy Life is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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3 3
Drums Between the Bells is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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2 2
Spinner is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time
Spinner 1997

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2 2
Begegnungen II is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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2 2
Music for Civic Recovery Centr... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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2 2
Extracts from Music for White ... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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2 2
Music for Prague is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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2 3
Bloom is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time
Bloom 2008

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1 2
Music for Onmyo-Ji is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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1 2
Compact Forest Proposal is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time

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1 2
Scape is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Brian Eno Albums of All Time
2012