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Country Music The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time  

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

The man, the myth, the legend. Those are the only words to describe Johnny Cash, one of the best country music singers of all time and one of the greats of outlaw country music. Throughout his long and prolific career, Johnny Cash released an array of music, across numerous hit albums. This list features all of the best Johnny Cash albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Johnny Cash discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Johnny Cash albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Johnny Cash singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Johnny Cash 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 Johnny Cash album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Johnny Cash album of all time?" or "What are the top Johnny Cash albums?" then this list will answer your questions. List ranges from The Complete Columbia Album Collection to American Recordings and more.This list of popular Johnny Cash albums 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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83 19
American IV: The Man Comes Aro... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
2
81 18
American Recordings is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
3
70 15
Unchained is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
1996
4
60 11
Johnny Cash With His Hot and B... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
5
59 11
Hello, I'm Johnny Cash is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
6
59 11
Man in Black is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
7
53 9
Orange Blossom Special is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
8
48 8
American III: Solitary Man is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
9
50 11
I Walk the Line is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
10
32 4
Sings the Songs That Made Him ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
11
35 5
American V: A Hundred Highways is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
12
45 9
The Fabulous Johnny Cash is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
13
30 8
Ragged Old Flag is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
14
22 4
Bitter Tears: Ballads of the A... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
15
19 3
Blood, Sweat and Tears is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
16
26 9
The Complete Columbia Album Co... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
17
20 5
Songs of Our Soil is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
18
15 4
John R. Cash is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
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16 6
Rockabilly Blues is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
20
15 6
Now, There Was a Song! is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
21
14 6
Greatest! is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
1959
22
14 6
One Piece at a Time is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
23
15 7
American VI: Ain't No Grave is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
24
16 8
Sings Hank Williams is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time
25
12 5
Hymns by Johnny Cash is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Johnny Cash Albums of All Time