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The Best Gorillaz Albums, Ranked 

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Updated February 5, 2019 920 votes 305 voters 3.8k views 6 items

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We're ranking the best Gorillaz albums of all time. One of the best bands wtih animal names, Gorillaz's discography features nine Grammy nominations, winning one for their popular hit "Feel Good Inc." What is the greatest Gorillaz album ever?

From their self-titled debut album to their 2018 album The Now Now, this list of Gorillaz albums also includes Demon Days, Plastic Beach, and Humanz.

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Plastic Beach is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Gorillaz Albums, Ranked
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1. Orchestral Intro
2. Welcome to the World of the Plastic Beach (with Snoop Dogg)
3. White Flag (with Bashy and Kano)
4. Rhinestone Eyes
5. Stylo (with Mos Def feat. Bobby Womack)
6. Superfast Jellyfish (with De La Soul and Gruff Rhys)
7. Empire Ants (with Yukimi Nagano)
8. Glitter Freeze (with Mark E. Smith)
9. Some Kind of Nature (with Lou Reed)
10. On Melancholy Hill
11. Broken
12. Sweepstakes (with Mos Def)
13. Plastic Beach
14. To Binge (with Yukimi Nagano)
15. Cloud of Unknowing (feat. Bobby Womack)
16. Pirate Jet

Pitchfork score: 8.5/10
 

Release Date: 2010

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Demon Days is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Gorillaz Albums, Ranked
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1. Intro
2. Last Living Souls
3. Kids with Guns (feat. Neneh Cherry)
4. O Green World
5. Dirty Harry (feat. Bootie Brown and San Fernando Valley Youth Chorus)
6. Feel Good Inc. (feat. De La Soul)
7. El Mañana
8. Every Planet We Reach Is Dead
9. November Has Come
10. All Alone (feat. Roots Manuva and Martina Topley-Bird)
11. White Light 
12. Dare (feat. Shaun Ryder and Rosie Wilson)
13. Fire Coming Out of the Monkey's Head
14. Don't Get Lost in Heaven (feat. the London Community Gospel Choir)
15. Demon Days (feat. the London Community Gospel Choir)

Pitchfork score: 6.9/10

Release Date: 2005

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Gorillaz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Gorillaz Albums, Ranked
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1. Re-Hash (feat. Miho Hatori)
2. 5/4
3. Tomorrow Comes Today
4. New Genius (Brother)
5. Clint Eastwood
6. Man Research (Clapper)
7. Punk
8. Sound Check (Gravity)
9. Double Bass
10. Rock the House (feat. Del the Funky Homosapien)
11. 19-2000 (feat. Miho Hatori, Tina Weymouth & Chris Frantz)
12. Latin Simone (¿Qué Pasa Contigo?) (feat. Ibrahim Ferrer)
13. Starshine
14. Slow Country
15. M1 A1

Pitchfork score: 7.0/10

Release Date: 2001

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The Now Now is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Gorillaz Albums, Ranked
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1. Humility (feat. George Benson)
2. Tranz
3. Hollywood (feat. Snoop Dogg and Jamie Principle)
4. Kansas
5. Sorcererz
6. Idaho 
7. Lake Zurich
8. Magic City
9. Fire Flies
10. One Percent
11. Souk Eye

Pitchfork score: 6.8/10

Release Date: 2018

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