Albums The Best Donovan 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.

Donovan is one of the great singer/songwriters of the folk era, though his career spans decades and covers a range of music genres. Here, you'll find a complete list of the best Donovan albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Donovan discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Donovan albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Donovan singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Donovan 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 Donovan album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Donovan album of all time?" or "What are the top Donovan albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Throughout his long and prolific career, the singer and guitarist released a broad range of albums and music. This complete list includes every studio album, with greats like A Gift From a Flower to a Garden, HMS Donovan and more.

This list of popular Donovan 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 opinion by voting up your favorite albums below, while voting down any you feel should be lower on the list.

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30 6
The Hurdy Gurdy Man is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

2
23 5
Sunshine Superman is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

3
26 9
A Gift From a Flower to a Gard... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

4
18 7
HMS Donovan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

5
13 3
Barabajagal is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

6
13 4
Fairytale is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time
1965

7
14 5
Mellow Yellow is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

8
10 2
Cosmic Wheels is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

9
10 3
Open Road is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time
1970

10
9 3
Sutras is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time
1996

11
6 1
Beat Cafe is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time
2004

12
6 0
Wear Your Love Like Heaven is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

13
7 3
7-Tease is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time
1974

14
6 2
Catch the Wind is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

15
3 0
For Little Ones is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

16
2 0
Pied Piper is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time
2002

17
2 1
Neutronica is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time
2001

18
2 1
Essence to Essence is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

19
1 0
Brother Sun, Sister Moon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

20
1 0
Slow Down World is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

21
1 0
Love Is Only Feeling is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

22
1 1
Ritual Groove is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

23
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One Night in Time is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time

24
0 0
Donovan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time
1977

25
0 0
Donovan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time
1977

26
0 1
Lady of the Stars is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Donovan Albums of All Time