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The Best Duran Duran Albums of All Time

Updated October 13, 2018 2.7k votes 556 voters 5.6k views14 items

List RulesThis list includes studio albums only, so if you add an album make sure it's a proper studio release.

Duran Duran are considered to be one of the best pop artists of the 80s and best new wave bands as well. With hits like "Hungry Like the Wolf" and "Rio", the band released numerous hits throughout their career, along with a series of great albums. Here, you can find all of Duran Duran's albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Duran Duran discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Duran Duran albums can be rightfully found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Duran Duran singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Duran Duran 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 album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Duran Duran album of all time?" or "What are the top Duran Duran albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Rio and Notorious are likely list toppers, but that's up to you fans to determine.

This list of popular Duran Duran CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. 

  • Photo: Metaweb (FB) / Fair use
    • Release Date: 2010
    • Artist: Duran Duran
    • Tracks: Mediterranea, Other People's Lives, Blame the Machines
    • Label: Tape Modern
    • Genres (Music): Alternative rock, New Wave, Pop rock, Synthpop, Electronic rock
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  • Photo: Anirudh Koul / Flickr
    • Release Date: 1993
    • Artist: Duran Duran
    • Tracks: Too Much Information, Femme Fatale, Shelter
    • Length (mins): 01:02:35
    • Genres (Music): Alternative rock, Rock music, Adult contemporary music, Pop rock
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  • Photo: flickr / CC0
    • Release Date: 1988
    • Artist: Duran Duran
    • Producer: Jonathan Elias, Daniel Abraham
    • Tracks: Do You Believe in Shame?, Interlude One, I Don't Want Your Love
    • Length (mins): 00:44:55
    • Label: EMI
    • Genres (Music): Rock music, New Wave, House music, Synthpop, Freestyle music
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  • Photo: Wikimedia Commons / CC-BY
    • Release Date: 2004
    • Artist: Duran Duran
    • Tracks: Astronaut, Chains, Still Breathing
    • Genres (Music): Alternative rock, Rock music, Pop music, New Wave, Pop rock
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