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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.

Elton John is considered by many to be one of the greatest piano rock and soft rock artists of all time. And, while he doesn't write the lyrics for most of his top songs, he's still made some great albums throughout his prolific career. This is a list of the best Elton John albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Elton John discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Elton John albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Elton John singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums.

If you think the greatest Elton John 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 Elton John album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular. If you want to know, "What is the Best Elton John album of all time?" or "What are the top Elton John albums?" then this list will answer your questions. List of albums include Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, Madman Across the Water and many more. 

This list of popular Elton John CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. Vote up your favorite albums below, and vote down the ones you think shouldn't be near the top.

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244 28
Goodbye Yellow Brick Road is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

2
202 46
Captain Fantastic and the Brow... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

3
162 36
Honky Château is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

4
170 34
Tumbleweed Connection is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

5
181 47
Madman Across the Water is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

6
151 28
Don't Shoot Me I'm Only the Pi... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

7
95 36
Elton John is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
1970

8
106 48
Caribou is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
1974

9
99 35
Too Low for Zero is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

10
92 45
Rock of the Westies is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

11
95 43
Blue Moves is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
1976

12
92 39
Songs From the West Coast is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

13
66 23
11-17-70 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
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14
91 50
Made in England is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

15
65 35
The Fox is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
1981

16
65 43
The One is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
1992

17
57 36
Breaking Hearts is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

18
47 30
A Single Man is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

19
63 40
Sleeping with The Past is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

20
60 45
The Captain & the Kid is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

21
60 40
Empty Sky is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
1969

22
52 38
The Diving Board is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

23
54 36
Jump Up is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
1982

24
51 33
The Union is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

25
63 35
A Single Man is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

26
55 38
21 at 33 is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
1980

27
48 37
Peachtree Road is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

28
48 37
Reg Strikes Back is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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29 20
The Lion King is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
Tom Islava added 1994

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30 26
One Night Only: the Greatest H... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

31
23 18
Wonderful Crazy Night is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
!KxM ! added Wonderful Crazy Night

32
40 29
Ice on Fire is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

33
34 28
Friends is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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15 7
The Complete Thom Bell Session... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
Andreas Bech added The Complete Thom Bell Sessions

35
31 36
The Big Picture is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

36
11 16
Duets is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
Duets 1993

37
19 28
Elton John's the Road to El Do... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

38
22 33
Good Morning to the Night is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

39
7 22
Lady Samantha is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

40
16 26
Good Morning to the Night is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

41
22 46
Leather Jackets is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

42
22 53
Victim of Love is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

43
12 23
Your Songs is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

44
16 29
Duets is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
Duets

45
13 26
Aida is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

46
7 19
The Muse is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

47
5 22
Live 2009 (Holkham Halls 14.06... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time