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The Best Foreigner 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.

One of the biggest bands of the 1970s, Foreigner is considered one of the best rock bands of all time. Since they’re such an influential band, let’s rank the best Foreigner albums, with the help of your votes. Formed in in 1976 in New York City by Mick Jones (formerly of Spooky Tooth), Foreigner dominated the late '70s and early '80s with chart-topping releases like Double Vision (1978), 4 (1981), and their 1977 self-titled debut, which included the single "Feels Like the First Time."

This Foreigner discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Foreigner albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Foreigner singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Foreigner 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 Foreigner album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

This list Foreigner studio releases includes Head Games (1979), Unusual Heat (1991) and more. This list of popular Foreigner CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion.

4 is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Foreigner Albums of All Time
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1. Night Life
2. Juke Box Hero
3. Break It Up
4. Waiting for a Girl Like You
5. Luanne
6. Urgent
7. I'm Gonna Win
8. Woman in Black
9. Girl on the Moon
10. Don't Let Go

Release Date: 1981

Artist: Foreigner

Producer: Robert Lange

Tracks: Woman in Black, Girl on the Moon, Urgent, Don’t Let Go, Luanne, Waiting for a Girl Like You, I’m Gonna Win, Juke Box Hero, Break It Up, Night Life

Length (mins): 00:42:34

Label: Atlantic Records

Genres (Music): Rock music, Pop music, Hard rock, Rock and roll

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Double Vision is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Foreigner Albums of All Time
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1. Hot Blooded
2. Blue Morning, Blue Day
3. You're All I Am
4. Back Where You Belong
5. Love Has Taken Its Toll
6. Double Vision
7. Tramontane
8. I Have Waited So Long
9. Lonely Children
10. Spellbinder

Release Date: 1978

Artist: Foreigner

Producer: Keith Olsen

Tracks: Back Where You Belong, Love Has Taken Its Toll, Spellbinder, Blue Morning, Blue Day, I Have Waited So Long, Hot Blooded, Double Vision, You’re All I Am, Lonely Children, Tramontane

Length (mins): 00:37:57

Label: Atlantic Records

Genres (Music): Rock music, Hard rock, Soft rock

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Foreigner is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Foreigner Albums of All Time
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1. Feels Like the First Time
2. Cold as Ice
3. Starrider
4. Headknocker
5. The Damage Is Done
6. Long, Long Way from Home
7. Woman Oh Woman
8. At War with the World
9. Fool for You Anyway
10. I Need You

Release Date: 1977

Artist: Foreigner

Tracks: I Need You, The Damage Is Done, Fool for You Anyway, Headknocker, At War With the World, Cold as Ice, Starrider, Woman Oh Woman, Long, Long Way From Home, Feels Like the First Time

Length (mins): 00:39:29

Genres (Music): Rock music, Hard rock, Rock and roll, Glam rock

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Head Games is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Foreigner Albums of All Time
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1. Dirty White Boy
2. Love on the Telephone
3. Women
4. I'll Get Even with You
5. Seventeen
6. Head Games
7. The Modern Day
8. Blinded by Science
9. Do What You Like
10. Rev on the Red Line

Release Date: 1979

Artist: Foreigner

Producer: Roy Thomas Baker, Mick Jones

Tracks: Woman in Black, Dirty White Boy, Dirty White Boy, A Love in Vain, I Have Waited So Long, I’ll Get Even With You, I’ll Get Even With You, Tooth and Nail, Night Life, Back Where You Belong, Urgent, Growing Up the Hard Way, Luanne, Seventeen, Head Games, Blinded by Science, Spellbinder, Feels Like the First Time, Don’t Let Go, Break It Up, Blue Morning, Blue Day, Girl on the Moon, Do What You Like, Love on the Telephone, Seventeen, The Modern Day, Tramontane, Women, Love Has Taken Its Toll, Two Different Worlds, Rev on the Red Line, Women, Stranger in My Own House, I’m Gonna Win, I Need You, The Modern Day, Lonely Children, Love on the Telephone, Reaction to Action, Hot Blooded, That Was Yesterday, Do What You Like, Blinded by Science, Double Vision, Down on Love, Head Games, Juke Box Hero, You’re All I Am, Long, Long Way From Home, She’s Too Tough, I Want to Know What Love Is, Waiting for a Girl Like You, Starrider

Length (mins): 00:38:15

Genres (Music): Rock music, Pop music, Hard rock

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