Albums The Best Chris Whitley Albums of All Time  

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Chris Whitley was one of the greatest rock singers and songwriters of his time. Here, you can view a complete list of the best Chris Whitley albums, including every studio release along with pictures of the album covers. This Chris Whitley discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Chris Whitley albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Chris Whitley singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Chris Whitley 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 Chris Whitley album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Chris Whitley album of all time?" or "What are the top Chris Whitley albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Though his career was cut fairly short, Chris Whitley released a series of great albums, including Living with the Law and Dirt Floor.

This list of popular Chris Whitley albums has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. Share your opinion and vote up the albums you think are best, while voting others down accordingly.

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Living With the Law is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Chris Whitley Albums of All Time
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Artist: Chris Whitley

Release Date: 1991

Tracks: Phone Call From Leavenworth, Make the Dirt Stick, Kick the Stones, Dust Radio, [untitled], + more

Length (mins): 00:47:02

Genres (Music): Rock music

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Dirt Floor is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Chris Whitley Albums of All Time
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Artist: Chris Whitley

Release Date: 1998

Tracks: From One Island to Another, Dirt Floor, Wild Country, Ballpeen Hammer, Indian Summer, + more

Length (mins): 00:27:11

Genres (Music): Blues

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Dislocation Blues

Dislocation Blues is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Chris Whitley Albums of All Time
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Artist: Chris Whitley, Jeff Lang

Release Date: 2006

Tracks: Forever In My Life, Rocket House, The Road Leads Down, Ravenswood, Velocity Girl, + more

Genres (Music): Rock music

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Perfect Day is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Chris Whitley Albums of All Time
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Artist: Chris Whitley

Release Date: 2000

Tracks: She's Alright, Spanish Harlem Incident, Stones in My Pathway, Crystal Ship, Smokestack Lightning, + more

Length (mins): 00:39:05

Genres (Music): Rock music

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