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The Best Journey Albums of All Time 

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One of the biggest bands of the late 1970s and early 1980s, Journey is considered one of the best rock  bands of all time. List of the best Journey albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Journey discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Journey albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Journey singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums.

If you think the greatest Journey 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 Journey album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Journey album of all time?" or "What are the top Journey albums?" then this list will answer your questions. List ranges from Escape to Frontiers and more.This list of popular Journey CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. Use this list to build your own just like it that fits your opinions of where everything should be ranked.

Escape is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Journey Albums of All Time
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1. Don't Stop Believin'
2. Stone in Love
3. Who's Crying Now
4. Keep On Runnin'
5. Still They Ride
6. Escape
7. Lay It Down
8. Dead or Alive
9. Mother, Father
10. Open Arms

Release Date: 1981

Artist: Journey

Tracks: Mother, Father, Open Arms, + more

Genres (Music): Rock music, Pop music, Hard rock, Classic rock, Arena rock

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Infinity is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Journey Albums of All Time
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1. Lights
2. Feeling That Way
3. Anytime
4. Lă Do Dā
5. Patiently
6. Wheel in the Sky
7. Somethin' to Hide
8. Winds of March
9. Can Do
10. Opened the Door

Release Date: 1978

Artist: Journey

Producer: Roy Thomas Baker

Tracks: Lights, Somethin' to Hide, La Do Da, + more

Length (mins): 00:36:29

Genres (Music): Rock music, Hard rock

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Frontiers is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Journey Albums of All Time
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1. Separate Ways (Worlds Apart)
2. Send Her My Love
3. Chain Reaction
4. After the Fall
5. Faithfully
6. Edge of the Blade
7. Troubled Child
8. Back Talk
9. Frontiers
10. Rubicon

Release Date: 1983

Artist: Journey

Producer: Mike Stone, Kevin Elson

Tracks: Faithfully, Frontiers, Rubicon, + more

Length (mins): 00:43:53

Label: Columbia

Genres (Music): Progressive rock, Rock music, Hard rock, Arena rock

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Evolution is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Journey Albums of All Time
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1. Majestic
2. Too Late
3. Lovin', Touchin', Squeezin'
4. City of the Angels
5. When You're Alone (It Ain't Easy)
6. Sweet and Simple
7. Lovin' You Is Easy
8. Just the Same Way
9. Do You Recall
10. Daydream
11. Lady Luck

Release Date: 1979

Artist: Journey

Producer: Roy Thomas Baker

Tracks: Sweet and Simple, Too Late, Lovin', + more

Length (mins): 00:37:04

Genres (Music): Progressive rock, Heavy metal, Rock music, Hard rock, Pop rock

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