Albums The Best Camel 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.

While they never achieved great commercial success, Camel is one of the great English progressive rock bands. Here, you'll find a definitive list of the best Camel albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Camel discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Camel albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Camel singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Camel 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 Camel album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Camel album of all time?" or "What are the top Camel albums?" then this list will answer your questions. The band garnered a close following throughout their career, and released a long list of prog rock albums starting back in 1971. The list here features all of their studio albums, including Mirage and Moonmadness.

This list of popular Camel albums has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. You can share your own opinion by voting up the albums you think are best, and voting any down accordingly to ultimately rank each album from best to worst (or next best).

Mirage is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Camel Albums of All Time
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1 74 VOTES

1. Freefall
2. Supertwister
3. The White Rider
4. Earthrise
5. Lady Fantasy

Release Date: 1974

Artist: Camel

Tracks: Nimrodel / The Procession / The White Rider, Freefall, Lady Fantasy: Encounter / Smiles for You / Lady Fantasy, Supertwister, Earthrise

Length (mins): 00:38:00

Label: Deram Records

Genres (Music): Progressive rock, Art rock

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Moonmadness is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Camel Albums of All Time
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2 66 VOTES

1. Aristillus
2. Song Within a Song
3. Chord Change
4. Spirit of the Water
5. Another Night
6. Air Born
7. Lunar Sea
8. Another Night
9. Spirit of the Water
10. Song Within a Song
11. Lunar Sea
12. Preparation/Dunkirk

Release Date: 1976

Artist: Camel

Tracks: Song Within a Song, Spirit of the Water, Another Night, Air Born, Aristillus, + more

Genres (Music): Progressive rock

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Music Inspired by The Snow Goo... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Camel Albums of All Time
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3 57 VOTES

1. The Great Marsh
2. Rhayader
3. Rhayader Goes to Town
4. Sanctuary
5. Fritha
6. The Snow Goose
7. Friendship
8. Migration
9. Rhayader Alone
10. Flight of the Snow Goose
11. Preparation
12. Dunkirk
13. Epitaph
14. Fritha Alone
15. La Princesse Perdue
16. The Great Marsh

Release Date: 1975

Artist: Camel

Tracks: Epitaph, Rhayader, Sanctuary, Fritha, Rhayader Goes to Town, + more

Genres (Music): Progressive rock, Instrumental rock

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Rain Dances is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Camel Albums of All Time
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4 48 VOTES

1. First Light
2. Metrognome
3. Tell Me
4. Highways of the Sun
5. Unevensong
6. One of These Days I'll Get an Early Night
7. Elke
8. Skylines
9. Rain Dances

Release Date: 1977

Artist: Camel

Producer: Rhett Davies

Tracks: One of These Days I'll Get an Early Night, Skylines, Tell Me, Metrognome, Unevensong, + more

Genres (Music): Progressive rock, Jazz fusion

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