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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. 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.

List is made up of many different albums, including Axis: Bold as Love and Are You Experienced. This list of popular Jimi Hendrix CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. Use this factual list to build your own just like it that fits your opinions of where everything should be ranked.

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150 23
Are You Experienced is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
Are You Experienced 1967

"Purple Haze"

"Hey Joe"

"The Wind Cries Mary"

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2
161 27
Electric Ladyland is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
Electric Ladyland 1968

"All Along the Watchtower"

"Crosstown Traffic"

"Voodoo Chile"

3
135 20
Axis: Bold as Love is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
Axis: Bold as Love 1967

"Up from the Skies"

"Little Wing"

"One Rainy Wish"

4
45 13
The Cry of Love is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
The Cry of Love 1971

"Freedom"

"Angel"

"Ezy Ryder"

5
40 15
Valleys of Neptune is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
Valleys of Neptune 2010

"Valleys of Neptune"

"Bleeding Heart"

"Red House"

6
30 12
Rainbow Bridge is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
Rainbow Bridge 1971

"Dolly Dagger"

"Star Spangled Banner"

"Hear My Train A Comin"

7
24 14
People, Hell and Angels is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
People, Hell and Angels 2013

"Somewhere"

"Earth Blues"

"Easy Blues"

8
14 5
South Saturn Delta is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
South Saturn Delta

"Little Wing"

"The Stars That Play with Laughing Sam's Dice"

"Drifter's Escape"

9
9 1
First Rays of the New Rising S... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
First Rays of the New Rising Sun 1997

"Dolly Dagger"

"My Friend"

"Astro Man"

10
19 14
War Heroes is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
War Heroes 1972

"Peter Gunn Catastrophe"

"Stepping Stone"

"Midnight"

11
16 12
Crash Landing is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
Crash Landing 1975

"Message to Love"

"Crash Landing"

"Stone Free Again"

12
13 9
Midnight Lightning is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
Midnight Lightning 1975

"Hear My Train"

"Blue Suede Shoes"

"Machine Gun"

13
7 7
Nine to the Universe is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
Nine to the Universe 1980

"Nine to the Universe"

"Easy Blues"

"Drone Blues"

14
0 0
Voodoo Soup is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
Voodoo Soup 1995

"Freedom"

"Angel"

"Stepping Stone"

15
4 6
Loose Ends is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Jimi Hendrix Albums of All Time
Loose Ends 1974

"I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man"

"Have You Ever Been (To Electric Ladyland)"

"Jam 292"