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

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Naked City is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Naked City John Zorn

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Masada Guitars is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time

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Downtown Lullaby is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Downtown Lullaby Bobby Previte, Elliott Sharp, John Zorn

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Deadly Weapons is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Deadly Weapons Tonie Marshall, John Zorn, David Toop

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Harras is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Harras John Zorn, Derek Bailey, William Parker

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Yankees is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Yankees John Zorn, George Lewis, Derek Bailey

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News for Lulu is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
News for Lulu Bill Frisell, John Zorn, George Lewis

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Nani Nani is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Nani Nani John Zorn, Yamantaka Eye, Dekoboko Hajime & Yamantaka Eye

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More News for Lulu is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
More News for Lulu Bill Frisell, John Zorn, George Lewis

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Euclid's Nightmare is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Euclid's Nightmare Bobby Previte, John Zorn

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Naninani II is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Naninani II John Zorn, Yamantaka Eye

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Radio is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Radio John Zorn, Naked City

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The Dreamers is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
The Dreamers John Zorn

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The Gift is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
The Gift John Zorn

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Kristallnacht is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Kristallnacht John Zorn

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Bar Kokhba is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Bar Kokhba John Zorn

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Masada: Alef is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Masada: Alef John Zorn, Masada

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Masada: Beit is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Masada: Beit John Zorn, Masada

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Late Works is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Late Works John Zorn, Fred Frith

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New Traditions in East Asian B... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time

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Spillane is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Spillane John Zorn

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O'o is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
O'o John Zorn

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Mount Analogue is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Mount Analogue John Zorn

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Taboo and Exile is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Taboo and Exile John Zorn

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Locus Solus is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Locus Solus John Zorn

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Buck Jam Tonic is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Buck Jam Tonic John Zorn, Bill Laswell, Tatsuya Nakamura

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The Goddess: Music for the Anc... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time

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Six Litanies for Heliogabalus is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time

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The Crucible is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
The Crucible John Zorn

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Psychomagia is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Psychomagia John Zorn

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Nosferatu is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Nosferatu John Zorn

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In Search of the Miraculous is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time

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Ipsissimus is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Ipsissimus John Zorn

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Cartoon S/M is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Cartoon S/M John Zorn

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“@” is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time

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Cobra is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time

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From Silence to Sorcery is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time

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The Art of Memory is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
The Art of Memory John Zorn, Fred Frith

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The Bribe is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
The Bribe John Zorn

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The String Quartets is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time

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" John Zorn, Thurston Moore

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Astronome is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Astronome John Zorn

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The Song Project Vinyl Singles... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time

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The String Quartets is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time

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john zornThe Last Judgment is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time

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The Gift is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time

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Filmworks XII: Three Documenta... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time

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Nova Express is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time
Nova Express John Zorn, NeBeLNeST

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The Satyr's Play / Cerberus is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time

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Alhambra Love Songs is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best John Zorn Albums of All Time