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List of the best Joe Bonamassa albums, including the duet albums with Beth Hart as well as his work with supergroup Black Country Communion. This Joe Bonamassa discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Joe Bonamassa albums can be found at the top of the list. Bonamassa is a blues guitarist and singer. He's been shredding the axe since he was a child, playing music nightclubs before he even hit his teens. 

To make it easy for you, we haven't included Joe Bonamassa singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Joe Bonamassa 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 Joe Bonamassa album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know the best Joe Bonamassa album of all time, this list will answer your question. It features a variety of albums, like A New Day Yesterday and Sloe Gin. This list of popular Joe Bonamassa CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. 

Dust Bowl is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Joe Bonamassa Albums of All Time
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Dust Bowl


1. Slow Train
2. Dust Bowl
3. Tennessee Plates
4. The Meaning of the Blues
5. Black Lung Heartache
6. You Better Watch Yourself
7. The Last Matador of Bayonne
8. Heartbreaker
9. No Love on the Stree
10. The Whale That Swallowed Jonah
11. Sweet Rowena
12. Prisoner

Release Date: 2011

Artist: Joe Bonamassa

Tracks: Heartbreaker, Dust Bowl, Tennessee Plates, Prisoner, The Last Matador of Bayonne, + more

Genres (Music): Blues-rock

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Sloe Gin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Joe Bonamassa Albums of All Time
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Sloe Gin


1. Ball Peen Hammer
2. One of These Days
3. Seagull
4. Dirt in My Pocket
5. Sloe Gin
6. Another Kind of Love
7. Around the Bend
8. Black Night
9. Jelly Roll
10. Richmond
11. India

Release Date: 2007

Artist: Joe Bonamassa

Tracks: Sloe Gin, Ball Peen Hammer, Around the Bend, Richmond, Seagull, + more

Label: Provogue Records

Genres (Music): Blues-rock

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Blues of Desperation is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Joe Bonamassa Albums of All Time
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1. This Train
2. Mountain Climbing
3. Drive
4. No Good Place for the Lonely
5. Blues of Desperation
6. The Valley Runs Low
7. You Left Me Nothin' But the Bill and the Blues
8. Distant Lonesome Train
9. How Deep This River Runs
10. Livin' Easy
11. What I've Known for a Very Long Time

Release Date: 2016

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The Ballad of John Henry is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Joe Bonamassa Albums of All Time
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1. The Ballad of John Henry
2. Stop!
3. Last Kiss
4. Jockey Full of Bourbon
5. Story of a Quarryman
6. Lonesome Road Blues
7. Happier Times
8. Feelin' Good
9. Funkier Than a Mosquito's Tweeter
10. The Great Flood
11. From the Valley
12. As the Crow Flies

Release Date: 2009

Artist: Joe Bonamassa

Tracks: Happier Times, Stop!, Feelin' Good, The Ballad of John Henry, The Great Flood, + more

Label: Provogue Records

Genres (Music): Blues-rock, Southern rock

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