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The Best John Mayer Albums of All Time  

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John Mayer is one of the best guitarists and best blue artists of all time. Since he's such an influential artist, let’s rank the best John Mayer albums, with the help of your votes. Although he began his career as a duo with Clay Cook in 1997 as the Lo-Fi Masters, Mayer eventually went solo, and was signed to a record deal after a 2001 South By Southwest Festival appearance. Soon after, his first two poppier albums -- Room for Squares (2001) and Heavier Things (2003) – achieved multi-platinum success, while his sound has expanded with blues, rock, pop, and later in his career, slight country influences.

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

This list features albums like Continuum (2006) and Room for Squares (2001). This list of popular John Mayer CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion.

Continuum is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best John Mayer Albums of All Time
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1. Waiting on the World to Change
2. I Don't Trust Myself (With Loving You)
3. Belief
4. Gravity
5. The Heart of Life
6. Vultures
7. Stop This Train
8. Slow Dancing in a Burning Room
9. Bold as Love
10. Dreaming with a Broken Heart
11. In Repair
12. I'm Gonna Find Another You

Release Date: 2006

Artist: John Mayer

Tracks: Stop This Train, In Repair, The Heart of Life, Slow Dancing in a Burning Room, Gravity, Vultures, I Don't Trust Myself (With Loving You), Dreaming With a Broken Heart, Belief, Bold as Love, I'm Gonna Find Another You, Waiting on the World to Change

Length (mins): 00:50:00

Genres (Music): Rock music, Pop music, Blues-rock, Soft rock, Pop rock, + more

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The Search for Everything is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best John Mayer Albums of All Time
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The Search for Everything

1. Still Feel Like Your Man
2. Emoji of a Wave
3. Helpless
4. Love on the Weekend
5. In the Blood
6. Changing
7. Theme from "The Search for Everything
8. Moving On and Getting Over
9. Never on the Day You Leave
10. Rosie
11.  Roll It on Home
12. You're Gonna Live Forever in Me

Release Date: 2017

Artist: John Mayer

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Room for Squares is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best John Mayer Albums of All Time
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1. No Such Thing
2. Why Georgia
3. My Stupid Mouth
4. Your Body Is a Wonderland
5. Neon
6. City Love
7. 83
8. Love Song for No One
9. Back to You
10. Great Indoors
11. Not Myself
12. St. Patrick's Day

Release Date: 2001

Artist: John Mayer

Tracks: Neon, City Love, Why Georgia, Great Indoors, St. Patrick's Day, Your Body Is a Wonderland, Back to You, No Such Thing, My Stupid Mouth, Not Myself, Love Song for No One, 83

Length (mins): 00:49:47

Genres (Music): Pop rock, Acoustic music

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Battle Studies is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best John Mayer Albums of All Time
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1. Heartbreak Warfare
2. All We Ever Do is Say Goodbye
3. Half of My Heart
4. Who Says
5. Perfectly Lonely
6. Assassin
7. Crossroads
8. War of My Life
9. Edge of Desire
10. Do You Know Me
11. Friends, Lovers or Nothing

Release Date: 2009

Artist: John Mayer

Tracks: Who Says, Half of My Heart, Crossroads, Do You Know Me, Friends, Lovers or Nothing, Heartbreak Warfare, War of My Life, Perfectly Lonely, All We Ever Do Is Say Goodbye, Assassin, Edge of Desire

Label: Columbia

Genres (Music): Rock music, Pop music, Blues-rock, Pop rock

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