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The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time  

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

If you want to know, "What is the Best John Mayall album of all time?" or "What are the top John Mayall albums?" then this list will answer your questions. John Mayall released a great deal of albums throughout his long and prolific career. Both as a solo artist and with his band the Blues Breakers, John Mayall can easily be considered one of the best blues musicians. List contains albums like A Hard Road and Bare Wires.

This list of popular John Mayall CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. Share your opinion by voting up your favorite albums below and voting down any you don't think should be at the top. 

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A Hard Road is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
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Blues Breakers with Eric Clapt... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
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Crusade is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
1967
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Blues From Laurel Canyon is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
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Bare Wires is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
1968
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The Blues Alone is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
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Wake Up Call is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
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Back to the Roots is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
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USA Union is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
1970
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Empty Rooms is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
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Spinning Coin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
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Chicago Line is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
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Stories is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
Stories 2002
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John Mayall is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
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A Sense of Place is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
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Silver Tones - The Best of Joh... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
Blueox added Silver Tones - The Best of John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers
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Tough is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
2009
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Road Dogs is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
2005
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Talk About That is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
Blueox added Talk About That 2016
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Padlock on The Blues is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
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Memories is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
1971
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A Special Life is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
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Thru the Years is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
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Ten Years Are Gone is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time
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Blues Express is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best John Mayall Albums of All Time