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The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time 

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Updated June 1, 2018 937 votes 233 voters 6.5k views

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

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

If you want to know, "What is the Best Johnny Winter album of all time?" or "What are the top Johnny Winter albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Throughout his long career, Johnny Winter released a long list of incredible albums, even winning Grammy awards as a producer. As a multi-instrumentalist, Johnny Winter is one of the great American singer and songwriters of his time. List ranges from John Dawson Winter III to Johnny Winter And and more.

This list of popular Johnny Winter albums 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 own opinion and vote up your favorite albums below. You can also vote down any you don't feel should be near the top.

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Still Alive and Well is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
By Johnny Winter (1973); Tracks: Can't You Feel It, Rock & Roll & Rock Me Baby

Length (mins): 00:39:02

Label: Columbia

Genres (Music): Blues-rock, Hard rock

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Johnny Winter is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
By Johnny Winter (1969); Tracks: I'm Yours and I'm Hers, Dallas & Back Door Friend

Label: Columbia

Genres (Music): Blues-rock, Electric blues

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Second Winter is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
By Johnny Winter (1969); Tracks: Miss Ann, Hustled Down in Texas & The Good Love

Label: Columbia

Genres (Music): Blues-rock, Hard rock

4
The Progressive Blues Ex... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
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Johnny Winter And is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
By Johnny Winter (1970); Tracks: Nothing Left, Rock and Roll & Hoochie Koo

Label: Columbia

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

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Nothin' but the Blues is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
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Saints & Sinners is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
By Johnny Winter (1974); Tracks: Blinded by Love, Riot in Cell Block #9 & Stone County

Label: Columbia

Genres (Music): Blues-rock

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John Dawson Winter III ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
By Johnny Winter (1974); Tracks: Stranger, Raised on Rock & Lay Down Your Sorrows

Length (mins): 00:38:13

Label: Blue Sky

Genres (Music): Blues-rock

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Guitar Slinger is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
By Johnny Winter (1984); Tracks: Trick Bag, Iodine in My Coffee & Lights Out

Genres (Music): Blues

10
Third Degree is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
By Johnny Winter (1986); Tracks: Broke and Lonely, Mojo Boogie & I'm Good

Length (mins): 00:44:03

Genres (Music): Blues

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Let Me In is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
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White, Hot & Blue is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
By Johnny Winter (1978); Tracks: Messin' With the Kid, One Step at a Time & Walkin' by Myself

Label: Blue Sky

Genres (Music): Rock music, Blues

13
Serious Business is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
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Hey, Where's Your Brothe... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
By Johnny Winter (1992); Tracks: Please Come Home for Christmas, Hard Way & White Line Blues

Label: Point Blank Records

Genres (Music): Blues

15
Step Back is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
Step Back By Johnny Winter (2014); Tracks: Unchain My Heart, Death Letter & Long Tall Sally

Genres (Music): Blues

16
Raisin' Cain is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
By Johnny Winter (1980); Tracks: Walkin' Slowly, Don't Hide Your Love & Wolf in Sheep's Clothing

Genres (Music): Blues

17
I'm a Bluesman is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
By Johnny Winter (2004); Tracks: I'm a Bluesman, Last Night & The Monkey Song
18
Roots is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
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The Winter of '88 is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
By Johnny Winter (1988); Tracks: World of Contradictions, Looking for Trouble & Rain

Genres (Music): Blues

20
Rock is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
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First Winter is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
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Rockin Bluesman 2005 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
By Johnny Winter (2005); Tracks: Johnny Winter / Going Down Slow, Look Up & Raised On Rock
23
Livin' in the Blues is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
By Johnny Winter (1998); Tracks: Leavin' Blues, Bad News & Going Down Slow

Label: LaserLight Digital

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Out of Sight is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time
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Back in Beaumont is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Johnny Winter Albums of All Time