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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.

Michael Jackson, to many, is known as the King of Pop and thus, one of the best pop artists of all time. List of the best Michael Jackson albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Michael Jackson discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Michael Jackson albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Michael Jackson singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Michael Jackson 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 Michael Jackson album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Michael Jackson album of all time?" or "What are the top Michael Jackson albums?" then this list will answer your questions. List albums include Thriller, Bad and many more.

This list of popular Michael Jackson 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 copy this list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share it on Facebook, Twitter or any other social sites you frequent.

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1
661 80
Thriller is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Michael Jackson Albums of All Time
Thriller 1982

"Billie Jean"

"Beat It"

"Thriller"

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2
579 91
Bad is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Michael Jackson Albums of All Time
Bad 1987

"Bad"

"Man in the Mirror"

"Smooth Criminal"

3
492 124
Off the Wall is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Michael Jackson Albums of All Time
Off the Wall 1979

"Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough"

"Rock with You"

"Off the Wall"

4
469 98
Dangerous is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Michael Jackson Albums of All Time
Dangerous 1991

"Black or White"

"Heal the World"

"Remember the Time"

5
544 113
HIStory: Past, Present and Fut... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Michael Jackson Albums of All Time
HIStory: Past, Present and Future, Book 1 1995

"Scream"

"Earth Song"

"You Are Not Alone"

6
280 88
Got to Be There is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Michael Jackson Albums of All Time
Got to Be There 1972

"Got to Be There"

"Ain't No Sunshine"

"I Wanna Be Where You Are"

7
323 115
Invincible is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Michael Jackson Albums of All Time
Invincible 2001

"You Rock My World"

"Cry"

"Butterflies"

8
250 129
Xscape is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Michael Jackson Albums of All Time
Xscape

"Love Never Felt So Good"

"A Place with No Name"

"Loving You"

9
194 67
Forever, Michael is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Michael Jackson Albums of All Time
Forever, Michael 1975

"We're Almost There"

"One Day in Your Life"

"Just a Little Bit of You"

10
201 78
Ben is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Michael Jackson Albums of All Time
Ben 1972

"Ben"

"My Girl"

"Shoo-Be-Doo-Be-Doo-Da-Day"

11
167 69
Music & Me is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Michael Jackson Albums of All Time
Music & Me 1973

"With a Child's Heart"

"Happy"

"Music and Me"

12
182 83
Michael is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Michael Jackson Albums of All Time
Michael

"Hold My Hand"

"Hollywood Tonight"

"Behind the Mask"