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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.

Jimi Hendrix is one the greatest guitar players of all time and one of the most famous rock musicians ever. Before his untimely and all-too-early death, Hendrix released some great music, showcasing his out-of-this-world guitar skills. Here, you'll find a list of the best Jimi Hendrix albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Jimi Hendrix discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Jimi Hendrix albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Jimi Hendrix singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums.

If you think the greatest Jimi Hendrix 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 Jimi Hendrix album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular. If you want to know, "What is the Best Jimi Hendrix album of all time?" or "What are the top Jimi Hendrix albums?" then this list will answer your questions. 

Below, you'll find all of Jimi Hendrix's albums, including hits like Axis: Bold as Love and Are You Experienced. This list of popular Jimi Hendrix albums has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. You can share your own opinion by voting up your favorite albums, and voting any down that you feel shouldn't be near the top.

Are You Experienced is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
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1 241 VOTES

1. Purple Haze
2. Manic Depression
3. Hey Joe
4. Love or Confusion
5. May This Be Love
6. I Don't Live Today
7. The Wind Cries Mary
8. Fire
9. Third Stone from the Sun
10. Foxy Lady
11. Are You Experienced?

Release Date: 1967

Artist: The Jimi Hendrix Experience

Tracks: Remember, Third Stone From the Sun, Are You Experienced?, Fire, Red House, + more

Genres (Music): Psychedelic rock, Heavy metal, Rock music, Blues-rock, Hard rock, + more

Also Ranked

#14 on The Greatest Albums of All Time

#3 on The Greatest Guitar Rock Albums of All Time

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Electric Ladyland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
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2 268 VOTES

1. And the Gods Made Love
2. Have You Ever Been (To Electric Ladyland)
3. Crosstown Traffic
4. Voodoo Chile
5. Little Miss Strange
6. Long Hot Summer Night
7. Come On (Part I)
8. Gypsy Eyes
9. Burning of the Midnight Lamp
10. Rainy Day, Dream Away
11. 1983... (A Merman I Should Turn to Be)[nb 6]
12. Moon, Turn the Tides...Gently Gently Away
13. Still Raining, Still Dreaming
14. House Burning Down
15. All Along the Watchtower
16. Voodoo Child (Slight Return)

Release Date: 1968

Artist: The Jimi Hendrix Experience

Tracks: Little Miss Strange, Burning of the Midnight Lamp, House Burning Down, Rainy Day, Dream Away, + more

Genres (Music): Progressive rock, Psychedelic rock, Heavy metal, Rock music, Blues-rock, + more

Also Ranked

#23 on The Greatest Albums of All Time

#25 on The Greatest Guitar Rock Albums of All Time

#2 on The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

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Axis: Bold as Love is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
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3 215 VOTES

1. EXP
2. Up from the Skies
3. Spanish Castle Magic
4. Wait Until Tomorrow
5. Ain't No Telling
6. Little Wing
7. If 6 Was 9
8. You Got Me Floatin'
9. Castles Made of Sand
10. She's So Fine
11. One Rainy Wish
12. Little Miss Lover
13. Bold as Love

Release Date: 1967

Artist: The Jimi Hendrix Experience

Tracks: Castles Made of Sand, Little Miss Lover, If 6 Was 9, She's So Fine, EXP, + more

Genres (Music): Psychedelic rock, Heavy metal, Rock music, Blues-rock, Hard rock, + more

Also Ranked

#10 on The Best Sophomore Albums of All Time

#32 on The Greatest Guitar Rock Albums of All Time

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The Cry of Love is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
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4 92 VOTES

1. Freedom
2. Drifting
3. Ezy Ryder
4. Night Bird Flying
5. My Friend
6. Straight Ahead
7. Astro Man
8. Angel
9. In from the Storm
10. Belly Button Window

Release Date: 1971

Artist: Jimi Hendrix

Tracks: In From the Storm, Freedom, Ezy Ryder, My Friend, Belly Button Window, + more

Genres (Music): Psychedelic rock, Rock music, Blues-rock, Hard rock, Acid rock, + more

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