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The Best Devin Townsend and Strapping Young Lad Albums, Ranked

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We're ranking the best Devin Townsend albums of all time, including the best Strapping Young Lad albums. Leading several successful heavy metal bands, Devin Townsend's discography features many popular songs, like "Lucky Animals," "Evermore," "Love?" and "Almost Again." What is the greatest Devin Towsend album ever?

From Strapping Young Lad's 1995 debut album Heavy as a Really Heavy Thing to Townsend's 2019 solo album Empath, this list of Devin Townsend albums also includes his projects with the Devin Townsend Project, The Devin Townsend Band, and as Ocean Machine.

Vote up the best Devin Townsend albums, and vote down the ones that were disappointing.

  • Ocean Machine: Biomech
    Photo: HevyDevy

    1. Seventh Wave
    2. Life
    3. Night
    4. Hide Nowhere
    5. Sister
    6. 3 A.M.
    7. Voices in the Fan
    8. Greetings
    9. Regulator
    10. Funeral
    11. Bastard
    12. The Death of Music
    13. Thing Beyond Things

    • Artist: Devin Townsend
    • Release Date: 1997
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  • Empath
    Photo: Inside Out, HevyDevy
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    Empath

    1. Castaway
    2. Genesis
    3. Spirits Will Collide
    4. Evermore
    5. Sprite
    6. Hear Me
    7. Why?
    8. Borderlands
    9. Requiem
    10. Singularity

    • Artist: Devin Townsend
    • Release Date: 2019
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  • City
    Photo: Century Media

    1. Velvet Kevorkian
    2. All Hail the New Flesh
    3. Oh My F**king God
    4. Detox
    5. Home Nucleonics
    6. AAA
    7. Underneath the Waves
    8. Room 429
    9. Spirituality

    • Artist: Devin Townsend, Strapping Young Lad
    • Release Date: 1997
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  • Alien
    Photo: Hevy Devy, Century Media

    1. Imperial
    2. Skeksis
    3. Sh*tstorm
    4. Love?
    5. Shine
    6. We Ride
    7. Possessions
    8. Two Weeks
    9. Thalamus
    10. Zen
    11. Info Dump

    • Artist: Devin Townsend, Strapping Young Lad
    • Release Date: 2005
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