albums The Best Kool & The Gang 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.

Kool & the Gang are known to many as one of the greatest disco bands of all time. Since they’re such an influential band, let’s rank the best Kool & the Gang albums, with the help of your votes. Although it took the New Jersey band a few albums to get serious critical attention, it was with album number four, Wild and Peaceful 1973) which contained "Jungle Boogie," one of their most popular singles.

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

List features albums like Spirit of the Boogie (1975), Open Sesame (1976), Something Special (1981) and more! This list of popular Kool & the Gang CDs 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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Wild and Peaceful is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time

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Something Special is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time

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Spirit of the Boogie is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time

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Ladies Night is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time

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Sweat is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time
Sweat 1989

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Kool and the Gang is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time

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Celebrate! is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time
Celebrate! 1980

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Light of Worlds is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time

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Love & Understanding is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time

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Music Is the Message is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time

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Good Times is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time
Good Times 1972

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Everybody's Dancin' is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time

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State of Affairs is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time

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Emergency is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time
Emergency 1984

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Open Sesame is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time

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In the Heart is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time

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Unite is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time
Unite 1992

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The Force is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time
The Force 1977

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Forever is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time
Forever 1986

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As One is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time
As One 1982

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The Hits: Reloaded is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time

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Kool for the Holidays is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time

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Still Kool is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time
Still Kool 2007

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Gangland is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Kool & The Gang Albums of All Time
Gangland 2001