Albums The Best Dio Albums of All Time  

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Led by charasmatic lead singer Ronnie James Dio, Dio is known as one of the best metal bands of all time. List of the best Dio albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Dio discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Dio albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Dio singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Dio 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 Dio album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Dio album of all time?" or "What are the top Dio albums?" then this list will answer your questions. List features albums like Holy Diver, The Last in Line and more!

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The Last in Line is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Dio Albums of All Time
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1 68 VOTES

The Last in Line


Artist: Dio

Release Date: 1984

Tracks: Mystery, Egypt (The Chains Are On), I Speed at Night, Eat Your Heart Out, Breathless, + more

Length (mins): 00:41:39

Genres (Music): Heavy metal, Speed metal

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#56 on The Top Metal Albums of All Time

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Holy Diver is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Dio Albums of All Time
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2 80 VOTES

Holy Diver


Artist: Dio

Release Date: 1983

Tracks: Rainbow in the Dark, Shame on the Night, Don’t Talk to Strangers, Invisible, Straight Through the Heart, + more

Label: Warner Bros. Records

Genres (Music): Heavy metal, Hard rock

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#13 on The Top Metal Albums of All Time

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Dream Evil is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Dio Albums of All Time
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Dream Evil


Artist: Dio

Release Date: 1987

Tracks: Naked in the Rain, Overlove, When a Woman Cries, Night People, Dream Evil, + more

Length (mins): 00:44:02

Genres (Music): Heavy metal

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#94 on The Top Metal Albums of All Time

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Sacred Heart


Sacred Heart is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Dio Albums of All Time
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Artist: Dio, D!o

Release Date: 1985

Tracks: Fallen Angels, Like the Beat of a Heart, Shoot Shoot, Another Lie, Sacred Heart, + more

Length (mins): 00:39:16

Genres (Music): Heavy metal

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