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

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Madman Across the Water is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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Captain Fantastic and the Brow... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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

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Honky Château is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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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

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

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

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Blue Moves is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
Blue Moves 1976

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

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Too Low for Zero is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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

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11-17-70 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
mwlittletreasures added 11-17-70

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Made in England is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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

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Sleeping with The Past is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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

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The Captain & the Kid is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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The One is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
The One 1992

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The Diving Board is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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A Single Man is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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Jump Up is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
Jump Up 1982

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The Union is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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Empty Sky is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
Empty Sky 1969

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Peachtree Road is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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

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Reg Strikes Back is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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A Single Man is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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

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Wonderful Crazy Night is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
!KxM ! added Wonderful Crazy Night

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One Night Only: the Greatest H... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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

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The Big Picture is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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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

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Friends is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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

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

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

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Leather Jackets is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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

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Victim of Love is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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Lady Samantha is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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Duets is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
Duets

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Your Songs is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

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

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

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