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The Best Heart 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.

Now in the Rock N Roll Hall of Fame, Heart is one of the greatest female rock bands of all time - really one of the best rock bands period. At the heart of the band are sisters Ann Wilson (frontwoman) and Nancy Wilson (lead guitarist). The band emerged from the 1970s with a solid classic rock sound, but later evolved in the early MTV early to be more pop friendly. This list of the best Heart albums includes pictures of the album covers when available. The Heart discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Heart albums can be found at the top of the list. 

To make voting for your favorite records easier, we haven't included Heart singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Heart album isn't ranked highly enough, vote for it so it receives proper credit. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Heart album, vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know what is the best Heart album of all time, this list will answer your question. Albums range from Dreamboat Annie (1976) to Little Queen (1977) to Dog and Butterfly (1978). These popular Heart CDs have been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order isn't just one person's opinion. 
 

Little Queen is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Heart Albums of All Time
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1. Barracuda
2. Love Alive
3. Sylvan Song
4. Dream of the Archer
5. Kick It Out
6. Little Queen
7. Treat Me Well
8. Say Hello
9. Cry to Me
10. Go On Cry

Release Date: 1977

Artist: Heart

Producer: Mike Flicker

Tracks: Go on Cry, Kick It Out, Cry to Me, Love Alive, Sylvan Song, Say Hello, Dream of the Archer, Little Queen, Barracuda, Treat Me Well

Length (mins): 00:39:19

Label: Portrait

Genres (Music): Hard rock, Folk rock, Glam rock

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Dreamboat Annie is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Heart Albums of All Time
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1. Magic Man
2. Dreamboat Annie (Fantasy Child)
3. Crazy on You
4. Soul of the Sea
5. Dreamboat Annie
6. White Lightning & Wine
7. (Love Me Like Music) I'll Be Your Song
8. Sing Child
9. How Deep It Goes
10. Dreamboat Annie (Reprise)

 

Release Date: 1976

Artist: Heart

Producer: Mike Flicker

Tracks: Sing Child, Dreamboat Annie (Fantasy Child), Soul of the Sea, Magic Man, Dreamboat Annie, Crazy on You, (Love Me Like Music) I'll Be Your Song, White Lightning & Wine, Crazy on You, Dreamboat Annie (reprise), How Deep It Goes

Length (mins): 00:39:58

Genres (Music): Hard rock, Folk rock

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Dog & Butterfly is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Heart Albums of All Time
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1. Cook with Fire
2. High Time
3.  Hijinx
4. Straight On
5. Dog & Butterfly
6. Lighter Touch
7. Nada One
8. Mistral Wind

Release Date: 1978

Artist: Heart

Tracks: Straight On, Cook With Fire, Dog & Butterfly, Hijinx, Heartless (live 1978), Mistral Wind, High Time, Lighter Touch, Nada One

Length (mins): 00:39:30

Genres (Music): Hard rock, Folk rock

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Heart is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Heart Albums of All Time
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1. If Looks Could Kill
2. What About Love
3. Never
4. These Dreams
5. The Wolf
6. All Eyes
7. Nobody Home
8. Nothin' at All
9. What He Don't Know
10. Shell Shock

Release Date: 1985

Artist: Heart

Tracks: If Looks Could Kill, Nothin’ at All, These Dreams, The Wolf, Never, Shell Shock, Nothin’ at All, Never, Nobody Home, Nothin’ at All, What He Don’t Know, All Eyes, What About Love, What About Love?

Length (mins): 00:39:30

Genres (Music): Rock music, Pop music, Hard rock, Pop rock, Power pop, + more

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