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The Best John Legend Albums of All Time

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

John Legend is one of the greatest male vocalists and best soul singers of all time. Since he's such an influential artist, let’s rank the best John Legend albums, with the help of your votes. Before Legend became a household name with LPs like Evolver (2008) and Love in the Future (2013), he guest sang with artists such as Jay-Z ("Encore"), Kanye West "All of the Lights," and Britney Spears' "Me Against the Music." 

This John Legend discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top John Legend albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included John Legend singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest John Legend 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 John Legend album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

This list is made up of a variety of albums, including Get Lifted (2004) and Once Again (2006). This list of popular John Legend CDs 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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    1. Good Morning (Intro)
    2. Green Light
    3. It's Over
    4. Everybody Knows
    5. Quickly
    6. Cross the Line
    7. No Other Love
    8. This Time
    9. Satisfaction
    10. Take Me Away
    11. Good Morning
    12. I Love, You Love
    13. If You're Out There

    • Release Date: 2008
    • Artist: John Legend
    • Tracks: Good Morning, Satisfaction, Everybody Knows
    • Genres (Music): Pop music, Soul music, Contemporary R&B, Neo soul
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    1. Hard Times
    2. Compared to What
    3. Wake Up Everybody
    4. Our Generation (The Hope of the World
    5. Little Ghetto Boy (Prelude)
    6. Little Ghetto Boy
    7. Hang on in There
    8. Humanity (Love the Way It Should Be)
    9. Wholy Holy
    10. I Can't Write Left Handed
    11.I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel to Be Free
    12. Shine

    • Release Date: 2010
    • Artist: The Roots, John Legend
    • Tracks: Our Generation (The Hope of the World), Little Ghetto Boy (Prelude), Wake Up Everybody
    • Genres (Music): Hip hop music, Soul music, Contemporary R&B, Neo soul, Funk
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