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The Best Joe Jackson Albums of All Time

Updated June 21, 2018 1.4k votes 380 voters 6.1k views20 items

List RulesThis list includes studio albums only, so if you add an album make sure it's a proper studio release.

Joe Jackson is regarded by many as one of the great English musicians of his time, with a series of hit albums and singles. Here, you can check out a complete list of the best Joe Jackson albums, including every studio album along with pictures of the album covers when available. This Joe Jackson discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Joe Jackson albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Joe Jackson singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Joe Jackson 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 Jackson album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Joe Jackson album of all time?" or "What are the top Joe Jackson albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Joe Jackson explored a range of music styles throughout his career, including jazz, ska, new wave, punk, and more. He's even received numerous Grammy Award nominations for his music. Some of his most notable albums include Big World and Night and Day.

This list of popular Joe Jackson 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 opinion by voting up the albums you think are best, while voting any down if you feel they should be lower on the list.

  • 1

    ArtistJoe Jackson

    TracksNot Here, Not Now, Heart of Ice

    Genres (Music)Rock music, New Wave, Sophisti-pop, Smooth jazz

  • 2

    ArtistJoe Jackson

    ProducerDavid Kershenbaum

    TracksIs She Really Going Out With Him?, (Do the) Instant Mash, One More Time

    Length (mins)00:36:32

    Genres (Music)New Wave, Punk rock, Ska, Post-punk

  • 3

    ArtistJoe Jackson

    TracksT.V. Age, Target, Chinatown

    Genres (Music)Rock music, Pop music, New Wave, Soft rock

  • 4

    ArtistJoe Jackson

    TracksFriday, It’s Different for Girls, I’m the Man

    Genres (Music)New Wave

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    ArtistJoe Jackson

    TracksSentimental Thing, Nineteen Forever, Acropolis Now

    Length (mins)00:57:20

    Genres (Music)Rock music

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    ArtistJoe Jackson

    TracksThe Other Me, Stranger Than Fiction, Oh Well

    Length (mins)00:51:40

    Genres (Music)Rock music, New Wave, Pop rock, Sophisti-pop, Smooth jazz

  • 9

    ArtistJoe Jackson Band

    TracksMad At You, Battleground, Biology

    Length (mins)00:45:43

    Genres (Music)New Wave

  • 10

    ArtistJoe Jackson

    TracksTuxedo Junction, Jumpin' With Symphony Sid, San Francisco Fan

    Genres (Music)Jazz, Swing music, Jump blues, Swing revival

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    ArtistJoe Jackson Band

    TracksIs She Really Going Out With Him?, Fairy Dust, Love at First Light

    Genres (Music)Rock music, Pop music, New Wave

  • 13

    ArtistJoe Jackson

    TracksWhy (feat. Sussan Deyhim), Hell of a Town, Stranger Than You

    Length (mins)00:46:23

    Genres (Music)Rock music

  • 14

    ArtistJoe Jackson

    TracksFlying, Sea of Secrets, Nocturne No. 1

    Length (mins)00:48:26

    Genres (Music)Rock music, Pop music, Classical music

  • 15
  • 16

    ArtistJoe Jackson

    TracksWill Power (instrumental), Solitude, Nocturne (instrumental)

    Length (mins)00:42:21

    Genres (Music)Rock music, Classical music

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    ArtistJoe Jackson

    TracksPrelude, Passacaglia / A Bud and a Slice (feat. vocal: Brad Roberts & Judy LeClair), The Bridge

    Length (mins)00:50:38

    Genres (Music)Rock music, Pop music, Classical music

  • 20

    ArtistJoe Jackson

    TracksFirst Movement, Fast Movement, Slow Movement

    Genres (Music)Classical music