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

If you want to know, "What is the Best Midnight Oil album of all time?" or "What are the top Midnight Oil albums?" then this list will answer your questions. This is a list that includes albums like Diesel and Dust and 10,9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1.

This list of popular Midnight Oil 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 can use the albums in this list to create a new one, just like this one, to start your own.

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Diesel and Dust is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Midnight Oil Albums of All Time
Diesel and Dust 1987

1. Beds Are Burning
2. Put Down That Weapon
3. Dreamworld
4. Arctic World
5. Warakurna
6. The Dead Heart
7. Whoah
8. Bullroarer
9. Sell My Soul
10. Sometimes
11. Gunbarrel Highway

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10,9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Midnight Oil Albums of All Time
10,9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1 1982

1. Outside World
2. Only the Strong
3. Short Memory
4. Read About It
5. Scream in Blue
6. US Forces
7. Power and the Passion
8. Maralinga
9. Tin Legs and Tin Mines
10. Somebody's Trying to Tell Me Something

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Blue Sky Mining is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Midnight Oil Albums of All Time
Blue Sky Mining 1990

1. Blue Sky Mine
2. Stars of Warburton
3. Bedlam Bridge
4. Forgotten Years
5. Mountains of Burma
6. King of the Mountain
7. River Runs Red
8. Shakers and Movers
9. One Country
10. Antarctica
11. You May Not Be Released**

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Red Sails in the Sunset is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Midnight Oil Albums of All Time
Red Sails in the Sunset 1984

1. When the Generals Talk
2. Best of Both Worlds
3. Sleep
4. Minutes to Midnight
5. Jimmy Sharman's Boxers
6. Bakerman
7. Who Can Stand in the Way
8. Kosciusko
9. Helps Me Helps You
10. Harrisburg
11. Bells and Horns in the Back of Beyond
12. Shipyards of New Zealand

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Place Without a Postcard is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Midnight Oil Albums of All Time
Place Without a Postcard 1981

1. Don't Wanna Be the One
2. Brave Faces
3. Armistice Day
4. Someone Else to Blame
5. Basement Flat
6. Written in the Heart
7. Burnie
8. Quinella Holiday
9. Loves on Sale
10. If Ned Kelly Was King
11. Lucky Country

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Head Injuries is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Midnight Oil Albums of All Time
Head Injuries 1979

1. Cold Cold Change
2. Section 5 (Bus to Bondi)
3. Naked Flame
4. Back on the Borderline
5. Koala Sprint
6. No Reaction
7. Stand in Line
8. Profiteers
9. Is It Now?

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Earth and Sun and Moon is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Midnight Oil Albums of All Time
Earth and Sun and Moon 1993

1. Feeding Frenzy
2. My Country
3. Renaissance Man
4. Earth and Sun and Moon
5. Truganini
6. Bushfire
7. Drums of Heaven
8. Outbreak of Love
9. In the Valley
10. Tell Me the Truth
11. Now or Never Land

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Redneck Wonderland is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Midnight Oil Albums of All Time
Redneck Wonderland 1998

1. Redneck Wonderland
2. Concrete
3. Cemetery In My Mind
4. Comfortable Place on the Couch
5. Safety Chain Blues
6. Return to Sender
7. Blot
8. The Great Gibber Plain
9. Seeing Is Believing
10. White Skin Black Heart
11. What Goes On
12. Drop in the Ocean

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Midnight Oil is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Midnight Oil Albums of All Time
Midnight Oil 1978

1. Powderworks
2. Head over Heels
3. Dust
4. Used and Abused
5. Surfing with a Spoon
6. Run by Night
7. Nothing Lost - Nothing Gained

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Breathe is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Midnight Oil Albums of All Time
Breathe 1996

1. Underwater
2. Surf's Up Tonight
3. Common Ground
4. Time to Heal
5. Sins of Omission
6. One Too Many Times
7. Star of Hope
8. In the Rain
9. Bring on the Change
10. Home (featuring Emmylou Harris)
11. E-Beat
12. Barest Degree
13. Gravelrash

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Capricornia is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Midnight Oil Albums of All Time
Capricornia 2002

1. Golden Age
2. Too Much Sunshine 
3. Capricornia     
4. Luritja Way
5. Tone Poem  
6. A Crocodile Cries
7. Mosquito March     
8. Been Away Too Long 
9. Under the Overpass
10. World That I See 
11. Poets and Slaves

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The Real Thing is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Midnight Oil Albums of All Time
The Real Thing 2000

1. The Real Thing
2. Say Your Prayers
3. Spirit of the Age
4. Feeding Frenzy
5 Tell Me the Truth
6. The Dead Heart
7. Tin-legs and Tin Mines
8. Short Memory
9. In the Valley
10. Blue Sky Mine
11. US Forces
12. Warakurna
13. Truganini
14. The Last of the Diggers