The Best Garbage Albums of All Time  

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Garbage is known as one of the best alternative rock bands of their time. Here, you'll find a complete list of the best Garbage albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Garbage discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Garbage albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Garbage singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Garbage 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 Garbage album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Garbage album of all time?" or "What are the top Garbage albums?" then this list will answer your questions. The American alternative rock band got their start back in 1993 and have had great success in the time since. Many of their albums have been certified platinum, with some even double platinum. The list here features albums like Garbage and Version 2.0, along with every studio album from the band.

This list of popular Garbage albums has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. You can share your opinion by voting up your favorite albums below, and voting down any albums you feel should be lower on the list.

Garbage is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Garbage Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1995

Artist: Garbage

Tracks: My Lover’s Box, As Heaven Is Wide, Milk, Not My Idea, Queer, Milk, Only Happy When It Rains, Dog New Tricks, Stupid Girl, Stupid Girl, Stupid Girl, Fix Me Now, Fix Me Now, Vow, My Lover's Box, Supervixen, Dog New Tricks, Vow, A Stroke of Luck

Genres (Music): Electronica, Alternative rock, Post-grunge, Electronic dance music, Trip hop, + more

More Garbage

#40 of 1087 on The Best Albums of the 1990s #57 of 213 on The Best Self-Titled Albums #38 of 224 on Bands/Artists With Only One Great Album #37 of 102 on The Best Industrial Rock Bands

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Version 2.0 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Garbage Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1998

Artist: Garbage

Tracks: Push It, Sleep Together, Thirteen, Lick the Pavement, You Look So Fine, The Trick Is to Keep Breathing, Dumb, When I Grow Up, Special, Temptation Waits, I Think I’m Paranoid, Medication, Wicked Ways, Hammering in My Head

Genres (Music): Electronica, Alternative rock, Dance music, Post-grunge, Electronic dance music, + more

More Version 2.0

#44 of 252 on The Best Albums That Didn't Win a Grammy #9 of 25 on The Best Grammy-Nominated Rock Albums of the 1990s #19 of 40 on Mojo's Best Albums of 1998

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Bleed Like Me is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Garbage Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 2005

Artist: Garbage

Tracks: Sex Is Not the Enemy, Bad Boyfriend, Metal Heart, Bleed Like Me, Run Baby Run, It’s All Over but the Crying, Why Don’t You Come Over, Boys Wanna Fight, Happy Home, Why Do You Love Me, Right Between the Eyes

Genres (Music): Alternative rock, Rock music, Post-grunge, Electronic rock, Electronic music

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Strange Little Birds is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Garbage Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 2016

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