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Kings of Leon are widely considered one of the best Southern rock bands. List of the best Kings of Leon albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Kings of Leon discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Kings of Leon albums can be found at the top of the list. KoL is a family affair, comprised of three brothers (Caleb Followill, Jared Followill, and Nathan Followill), plus cousin Matthew Followill. Early on, the Nashville band channeled pure '70s Southern rock roots, but 2008 album Only by the Night saw them expand their sound into more mainstream rock with the singles "Sex on Fire" and "Use Somebody."

To make voting for your favorite records easier for you, we haven't included Kings of Leon singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Kings of Leon 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 Kings of Leon album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know the best Kings of Leon album of all time, this list will answer your questions. It contains albums like Aha Shake Heartbreak (2004), Because of the Times (2007), and Come Around Sundown (2010). This list of popular Kings of Leon CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order isn't just one person's opinion. 


Aha Shake Heartbreak is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Kings Of Leon Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 2004

Artist: Kings of Leon

Tracks: Day Old Blues, Rememo, Soft, Four Kicks, The Bucket, + more

Genres (Music): Alternative rock, Rock music, Indie rock, Garage rock, Post-punk revival, + more

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Only by the Night


Only by the Night is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Kings Of Leon Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 2008

Artist: Kings of Leon

Tracks: Notion, Sex on Fire, Slow Night, So Long, Charmer, + more

Label: RCA Records

Genres (Music): Alternative rock, Rock music, Indie rock, Pop rock, Post-grunge, + more

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Come Around Sundown


Come Around Sundown is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Kings Of Leon Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 2010

Artist: Kings of Leon

Tracks: Mary, Mi Amigo, Pickup Truck, Back Down South, The Face, + more

Label: RCA Records

Genres (Music): Alternative rock, Rock music, Rock and roll, Southern rock

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Because of the Times is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Kings Of Leon Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 2007

Artist: Kings of Leon

Tracks: Black Thumbnail, True Love Way, Arizona, Fans, McFearless, + more

Genres (Music): Alternative rock, Rock music, Indie rock, Hard rock, Garage rock, + more

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