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The Best Hall & Oates Albums of All Time 

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Updated June 5, 2018 1.6k votes 423 voters 14.9k views 18 items

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Hall & Oates are considered by many to be one of the best blue-eyed soul pop bands of all time, and this is a fan-voted list of the best Hall & Oates albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Hall & Oates discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Hall & Oates albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Hall & Oates singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Hall & Oates album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

One of the most successful duos of all time, Daryl Hall and John Oates are a Philly band known for their soulful soft rock. Their earliest success came on the group's second studio album, Abandoned Luncheonette, in 1973. Private Eyes (1981) was another hit, with the chart-topping title track and other No. 1 single "I Can't Go for That (No Can Do)."

If you want to know the best Hall and Oates album of all time, or the top Hall and Oates albums, this list will answer your questions. Examples include their debut album Whole Oates (1972) to Voices (1980) to Big Bam Boom (1984). These popular Hall and Oates records have been voted on by music fans around the world - add your opinions to the mix!

Abandoned Luncheonette ... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Hall & Oates Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1973

Artist: Hall & Oates

Tracks: Had I Known You Better Then, Lady Rain, Laughing Boy, + more

Label: Atlantic Records

Genres (Music): Folk rock, Folk music, Soft rock, Soul music, Blue-eyed soul

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Private Eyes is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Hall & Oates Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1981

Artist: Hall & Oates

Tracks: Tell Me What You Want, Your Imagination, Head Above Water, + more

Length (mins): 00:43:31

Label: RCA Records

Genres (Music): Rhythm and blues, Rock music, Pop music, New Wave, Rock and roll, + more

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Voices is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Hall & Oates Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1980

Artist: Hall & Oates

Tracks: You've Lost That Lovin' Feeling, Kiss on My List, Gotta Lotta Nerve (Perfect Perfect), + more

Length (mins): 00:43:55

Label: RCA Records

Genres (Music): Pop music, Blue-eyed soul

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H2O is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Hall & Oates Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1982

Artist: Hall & Oates

Tracks: Family Man, Art of Heartbreak, One on One, + more

Label: RCA Records

Genres (Music): Rock music, Pop music, New Wave, Rock and roll, Pop rock, + more

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