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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.

Iggy Pop is known to many as one of the great frontmen in rock and the leader of one of the best garage rock bands, The Stooges. If you're a true fan, then you'll enjoy this complete list of the best Iggy Pop albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. Of course, this list isn't just for longtime fans; new listeners can find the top albums to get started on and vote accordingly. This Iggy Pop discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Iggy Pop albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Iggy Pop singles, EPs, compilations, or his albums with The Stooges, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Iggy Pop 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 Iggy Pop album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Iggy Pop album of all time?" or "What are the top Iggy Pop albums?" then this list will answer your questions. The Idiot and Zombie Birdhouse are included on this list.

This list of popular Iggy Pop albums has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. 

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Lust for Life


Lust for Life is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Iggy Pop Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1977

Artist: Iggy Pop

Tracks: Some Weird Sin, Neighborhood Threat, The Passenger, Success, Fall in Love With Me, + more

Label: RCA Records

Genres (Music): Rock music, Hard rock, Punk rock, Post-punk, Art rock

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The Idiot


The Idiot is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Iggy Pop Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1977

Artist: Iggy Pop

Producer: David Bowie, Tony Visconti

Tracks: Nightclubbing, Baby, Funtime, Mass Production, Dum Dum Boys, + more

Length (mins): 00:38:41

Label: RCA Records

Genres (Music): Rock music, New Wave, Post-punk, Art rock, Electronic music

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New Values


New Values is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Iggy Pop Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1979

Artist: Iggy Pop

Producer: James Williamson

Tracks: Curiosity, How Do Ya Fix a Broken Part, African Man, Don’t Look Down, Tell Me a Story, + more

Genres (Music): Rock music, Post-punk

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4 79 VOTES

Kill City


Kill City is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Iggy Pop Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1977

Artist: Iggy Pop, James Williamson

Tracks: Night Theme (reprise), Consolation Prizes, Lucky Monkeys, Kill City, Master Charge, + more

Length (mins): 00:33:20

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

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