R&B The Best Elton John Albums of All Time  

Reference
Originally by
4.8k votes 652 voters 12.9k views 47 items

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.

list ordered by

1
264 34
Goodbye Yellow Brick Road is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

2
194 49
Madman Across the Water is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

3
213 51
Captain Fantastic and the Brow... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

4
167 40
Honky Château is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

5
177 37
Tumbleweed Connection is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

6
160 30
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
101 39
Elton John is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
1970

8
113 50
Caribou is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
1974

9
106 37
Too Low for Zero is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

10
98 49
Rock of the Westies is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

11
100 45
Blue Moves is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
1976

12
97 42
Songs From the West Coast is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

13
70 24
11-17-70 is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
mwlittletreasures added

14
95 54
Made in England is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

15
69 38
The Fox is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
1981

16
63 39
Breaking Hearts is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

17
69 47
The One is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
1992

18
70 42
Sleeping with The Past is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

19
52 32
A Single Man is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

20
54 38
Reg Strikes Back is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

21
57 36
The Union is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

22
57 38
Jump Up is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time
1982

23
63 50
The Captain & the Kid is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

24
53 40
Peachtree Road is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time

25
54 41
The Diving Board is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Elton John Albums of All Time