Albums The Best Guns N' Roses Albums of All Time  

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Led by mercurial Axl Rose, Guns N' Roses is one of the best hard rock bands and best rock bands of all time. List of the best Guns N' Roses albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Guns N' Roses discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Guns N' Roses albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Guns N' Roses singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Guns N' Roses 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 Guns N' Roses album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

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Appetite for Destruction is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Guns N' Roses Albums of All Time
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1. Welcome to the Jungle
2. It's So Easy
3. Nightrain"
4. Out ta Get Me
5. Mr. Brownstone
6. Paradise City
7. My Michelle
8. Think About You
9. Sweet Child o' Mine
10. You're Crazy
11. Anything Goes
12. Rocket Queen

Release Date: 1987

Artist: Guns N' Roses

Producer: Mike Clink

Tracks: Rocket Queen, Anything Goes, Sweet Child o' Mine, Out ta Get Me, It's So Easy, + more

Length (mins): 00:53:50

Genres (Music): Heavy metal, Hard rock, Glam metal

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#37 on The Greatest Albums of All Time

#12 on The Greatest Guitar Rock Albums of All Time

#5 on The Best Debut Albums of All Time, Ranked

#35 on Albums You're Guaranteed To Find In Every Parent's CD Collection

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Guns N' Roses: Use Your Illusi... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Guns N' Roses Albums of All Time
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1. Civil War
2. 14 Years
3. Yesterdays
4. Knockin' on Heaven's Door
5. Get in the Ring
6. Shotgun Blues
7. Breakdown
8. Pretty Tied Up (The Perils of Rock n' Roll Decadence)
9. Locomotive (Complicity)
10. So Fine
11. Estranged
12. You Could Be Mine
13. Don't Cry
14. My World

Release Date: 1991

Artist: Guns N' Roses

Producer: Mike Clink

Tracks: Yesterdays, Estranged, Locomotive, Civil War, You Could Be Mine, + more

Length (mins): 01:15:58

Genres (Music): Heavy metal, Blues-rock, Hard rock, Classic rock, Art rock

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Use Your Illusion I is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Guns N' Roses Albums of All Time
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Use Your Illusion I


1. Right Next Door to Hell
2. Dust N' Bones
3. Live and Let Die
4. Don't Cry
5. Perfect Crime
6. You Ain't the First
7. Bad Obsession
8. Back Off Bitch
9. Double Talkin' Jive
10. November Rain
11. The Garden
12. Garden of Eden
13. Don't Damn Me
14. Bad Apples
15. Dead Horse
16. Coma

Release Date: 1991

Artist: Guns N' Roses

Producer: Mike Clink

Tracks: November Rain, Don't Cry, Right Next Door to Hell, You Ain't the First, Garden of Eden, + more

Length (mins): 01:16:09

Genres (Music): Heavy metal, Blues-rock, Hard rock, Classic rock, Art rock

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#25 on The Best Albums of the 1990s

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G N' R Lies is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Guns N' Roses Albums of All Time
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G N' R Lies


1. Reckless Life
2. Nice Boys
3. Move to the City
4. Mama Kin
5. Patience
6. Used to Love Her
7. You're Crazy
8. One in a Million

Release Date: 1988

Artist: Guns N' Roses

Tracks: Reckless Life, Patience, One in a Million, Nice Boys, Used to Love Her, + more

Genres (Music): Heavy metal, Blues-rock, Hard rock, Folk rock, Punk rock, + more

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