Albums The Best Kraftwerk Albums of All Time  

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Kraftwerk is one of the most important electronic bands and one of the best artists of all time in that regard. They arguably paved the way for electronic music, popularizing synthesizers and pioneering the use of them. Here, you'll find a list of the best Kraftwerk albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Kraftwerk discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Kraftwerk albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Kraftwerk singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Kraftwerk 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 Kraftwerk album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Kraftwerk album of all time?" or "What are the top Kraftwerk albums?" then this list will answer your questions. The list you're viewing is made up of many different albums, including Autobahn and Radio-Aktivität.

This list of popular Kraftwerk CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. 

Trans-Europe Express is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Kraftwerk Albums of All Time
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1. Europe Endless
2. The Hall of Mirrors
3. Showroom Dummies
4. Trans-Europe Express
5. Metal on Metal
6. Abzug
7. Franz Schubert
8. Endless Endless

Release Date: 1977

Artist: Kraftwerk

Tracks: Metal on Metal, Trans-Europe Express, The Hall of Mirrors, Franz Schubert, Endless Endless, + more

Length (mins): 00:42:47

Genres (Music): Synthpop, Electronic music

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The Man-Machine is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Kraftwerk Albums of All Time
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Die Mensch-Maschine

1. The Robots
2. Spacelab
3. Metropolis
4. The Model
5. Neon Lights
6. The Man-Machine

Release Date: 1978

Artist: Kraftwerk

Tracks: Spacelab, Neon Lights, The Robots, Metropolis, The Man-Machine, + more

Label: Capitol Records

Genres (Music): Synthpop, Electronic music, Electronic body music

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Computer World is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Kraftwerk Albums of All Time
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1. Computer World
2. Pocket Calculator
3. Numbers
4. Computer World 2
5. Computer Love
6. Home Computer
7. It's More Fun to Compute

Release Date: 1981

Artist: Kraftwerk

Tracks: It's More Fun to Compute, Numbers, Computer Love, Computer World, Pocket Calculator, + more

Length (mins): 00:34:38

Label: EMI

Genres (Music): Electro, Synthpop, Electronic music

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Autobahn is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Kraftwerk Albums of All Time
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1. Autobahn
2. Kometenmelodie 1
3. Kometenmelodie 2
4. Mitternacht
5. Morgenspaziergang

Release Date: 1974

Artist: Kraftwerk

Tracks: Kometenmelodie 2, Morgenspaziergang, Autobahn, Kometenmelodie 1, Mitternacht

Genres (Music): Electronica, Synthpop, Electronic music, Krautrock

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