Albums The Best Mark Lanegan Albums of All Time  

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List Rules Solo and studio albums that featured Lanegan’s vocals on a majority of the tracks. Gutter Twins has it's own separate Dulli list, as does Screaming Trees.

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This Mark Lanegan discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Mark Lanegan albums can be found at the top of the list.Since he's such an influential artist, let’s rank the best Mark Lanegan albums, with the help of your votes. Probably the widest ranging collaborator in alternative rock history, the prolific and gravelly voiced Lanegan has played in bands like Screaming Trees and Queens of the Stone Age.

Mark Lanegan​​​​​​​ has recorded duets multiple times with former Belle and Sebastian member Isobel Campbell, and has done joint albums with Duke Garwood, Soulsavers, and more. As a solo artist Mark​​​​​​​ Lanegan has produced 8 studio albums, the most recent being 2014's favorably reviewed Phantom Radio (2014). 

To make it easy for you, we haven't included Mark Lanegan singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Mark Lanegan 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 Mark Lanegan album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

This list features Mark Lanegan's work in the studio, from Bubblegum (2004) to Ballad of the Broken Seas (2006). This list of popular Mark Lanegan CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion.

Bubblegum is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Mark Lanegan Albums of All Time
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1 80 VOTES

1. When Your Number Isn't Up
2. Hit the City
3. Wedding Dress
4. Methamphetamine Blues
5. One Hundred Days
6. Bombed
7. Strange Religion
8. Sideways in Reverse
9. Come to Me
10. Like Little Willie John
11. Can't Come Down
12. Morning Glory Wine
13. Head
14. Driving Death Valley Blues
15. Out of Nowhere

Release Date: 2004

Artist: Mark Lanegan

Tracks: Bombed, Morning Glory Wine, One Hundred Days, Sideways in Reverse, Out of Nowhere, + more

Length (mins): 00:49:16

Genres (Music): Alternative rock, Blues-rock

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Whiskey for the Holy Ghost is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Mark Lanegan Albums of All Time
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1. The River Rise
2. Borracho
3. House a Home
4. Kingdoms of Rain
5. Carnival
6. Riding the Nightingale
7. El Sol
8. Dead on You
9. Shooting Gallery
10. Sunrise
11. Pendulum
12. Judas Touch
13. Beggar's Blues

Release Date: 1994

Artist: Mark Lanegan

Tracks: Kingdoms of Rain, El Sol, Sunrise, The River Rise, House a Home, + more

Genres (Music): Alternative rock, Blues-rock

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Blues Funeral is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Mark Lanegan Albums of All Time
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3 59 VOTES

1. The Gravedigger's Song
2. Bleeding Muddy Water
3. Gray Goes Black
4. St Louis Elegy
5. Riot in My House
6. Ode to Sad Disco
7. Phantasmagoria Blues
8. Quiver Syndrome
9. Harborview Hospital
10. Leviathan
11. Deep Black Vanishing Train
12. Tiny Grain of Truth

Release Date: 2012

Artist: Mark Lanegan

Tracks: Deep Black Vanishing Train, The Gravedigger’s Song, Leviathan, Bleeding Muddy Water, Ode to Sad Disco, + more

Genres (Music): Alternative rock, Blues-rock

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Scraps at Midnight is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Mark Lanegan Albums of All Time
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4 32 VOTES

1. Hospital Roll Call
2. Hotel
3. Stay
4. Bell Black Ocean
5. Last One in the World
6. Wheels
7. Waiting on a Train
8. Day and Night
9. Praying Ground
10. Because of This

Release Date: 1998

Artist: Mark Lanegan

Tracks: Day and Night, Hotel, Stay, Wheels, Because of This, + more

Length (mins): 00:40:39

Genres (Music): Alternative rock, Blues-rock

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