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Lou Reed is one of the best rock singers of all time and was in one of the greatest rock bands ever. List of the best Lou Reed albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Lou Reed discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Lou Reed albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Lou Reed singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Lou Reed 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 Lou Reed album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular. If you want to know, "What is the Best Lou Reed album of all time?" or "What are the top Lou Reed albums?" then this list will answer your questions. This list is made up of albums like Transformer and New York.This list of popular Lou Reed CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. You may want to copy this list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your views, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social sites you frequent.

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Coney Island Baby is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time

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Transformer is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time
Transformer Lou Reed

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Berlin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time
Berlin Lou Reed

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New York is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time
New York Lou Reed, Lou Reed & Laurie Anderson

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Street Hassle is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time
Street Hassle Lou Reed

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The Blue Mask is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time
The Blue Mask Lou Reed

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Magic and Loss is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time
Magic and Loss Lou Reed

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Sally Can’t Dance is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time

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Songs for Drella is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time
Songs for Drella Lou Reed, John Cale, Lou Reed / John Cale

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Legendary Hearts is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time
Legendary Hearts Lou Reed

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New Sensations is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time
New Sensations Lou Reed

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The Bells is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time
The Bells Lou Reed

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Lou Reed is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time
Lou Reed Lou Reed

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Ecstasy is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time
Ecstasy Lou Reed

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Rock and Roll Heart is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time

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Set the Twilight Reeling is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time

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Growing Up in Public is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time

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Metal Machine Music is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time
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Mistrial is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time
Mistrial Lou Reed

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The Raven is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time
The Raven Lou Reed

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Lulu is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time

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Hudson River Wind Meditations is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Lou Reed Albums of All Time