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

If you want to know, "What is the Best Muddy Waters album of all time?" or "What are the top Muddy Waters albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Albums include everything from Anthology to Hard Again.

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Hard Again is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Muddy Waters Albums of All Time
Hard Again 1977

1. Mannish Boy
2. Bus Driver
3. I Want to Be Loved
4. Jealous Hearted Man
5. I Can't Be Satisfied
6. The Blues Had a Baby and They Named It Rock And Roll, Pt. 2
7. Deep Down in Florida
8. Crosseyed Cat
9. Little Girl

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I'm Ready is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Muddy Waters Albums of All Time
I'm Ready 1978

1. I'm Ready
2. 33 Years
3. Who Do You Trust
4. Copper Brown
5. I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man
6. Mamie
7. Rock Me
8. Screamin' And Cryin'
9. Good Morning, Little School Girl
10. No Escape From The Blues
11. That's Alright
12. Lonely Man Blues

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Folk Singer is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Muddy Waters Albums of All Time
Folk Singer 1964

1. My Home Is in the Delta
2. Long Distance
3. My Captain
4. Good Morning Little Schoolgirl
5. You Gonna Need My Help
6. Cold Weather Blues
7. Big Leg Woman
8. Country Boy
9. Feel Like Going Home

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17 4
King Bee is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Muddy Waters Albums of All Time
King Bee 1981

1. I Feel Like Going Home
2. Champagne & Reefer
3. Sad Sad Day
4. (My Eyes) Keep Me in Trouble
5. Deep Down in Florida
6. No Escape from the ues
7.  in My Heart

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18 5
After the Rain is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Muddy Waters Albums of All Time
After the Rain 1969

1. I Am the Blues
2. Ramblin' Mind
3. Rollin' and Tumblin'
4. Bottom of the Sea
5. Honey Bee
6. Blues and Trouble
7. Hurtin' Soul
8. Screamin' and Cryin

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Fathers and Sons is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Muddy Waters Albums of All Time
Fathers and Sons 1969

1. All Aboard
2. Mean Disposition
3. Blow Wind Blow
4. Can't Lose What You Ain't Never Had
5. Walkin' Thru The Park
6. Forty Days And Forty Nights
7. Standin' Round Cryin'
8. I'm Ready
9. Twenty Four Hours
10. Sugar Sweet
11. Country Boy
12. I Love the Life I Live (I Live the Life I Love)
13. Oh Yeah
14. I Feel So Good
15. Long Distance Call
16. Baby, Please Don't Go
17. Honey Bee
18. The Same Thing
19. Got My Mojo Working, Part 1
20. Got My Mojo Working, Part 2

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26 13
Electric Mud is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Muddy Waters Albums of All Time
Electric Mud 1968

1. I Just Want to Make Love to You
2. I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man
3. Let's Spend the Night Together
4. She's All Right
5. I'm a Man (Mannish Boy)
6. Herbert Harper's Free Press News
7. Tom Cat
8. Same Thing

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11 3
The London Muddy Waters Sessio... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Muddy Waters Albums of All Time
The London Muddy Waters Sessions 1972

1. Blind Man Blues
2. Key to the Highway
3. Young Fashioned Ways
4. I'm Gonna Move to the Outskirts of Town
5. Who's Gonna Be Your Sweet Man When I'm Gone
6. Walkin' Blues
7. I'm Ready
9. Sad Sad Day
10. I Don't Know Why

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Anthology is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Muddy Waters Albums of All Time
Anthology

1. Gypsy Woman
2. I Can't Be Satisfied
3. I Feel Like Going Home 
4. Train Fare Home Blues
5. Mean Red Spider
6. Standin' Here Tremblin'
7. You Gonna Need My Help
8. Little Geneva
9. Rollin' and Tumblin' Part One
10. Rollin' Stone
11. Walkin' Blues
12. Louisiana Blues
13. Long Distance Call
14. Honey Bee
15. Country Boy
16. She Moves Me
17. Still a Fool
18. Stuff You Gotta Watch
19. Who's Gonna Be Your Sweet Man When I'm Gone?
20. Standin' Around Cryin'
21. Baby Please Don't Go
22. Hoochie Coochie Man
23. I Just Want to Make Love to You
24. I'm Ready
25. Young Fashioned Ways
26. I Want to Be Loved

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5 3
Woodstock Album is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Muddy Waters Albums of All Time
Woodstock Album 1975

1. Why Are People Like That
2. Going Down to Main Street
3. Born With Nothing
4. Caldonia
5. Funny Sounds
6. Love, Deep as the Ocean
7. Let the Good Times Roll
8. Kansas City
9. Fox Squirrel
 

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Sail On is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Muddy Waters Albums of All Time
Sail On

1. Hoochie Coochie Man
2. I'm Ready
3. Rollin' Stone
4. I Just Want to Make Love to You
5. Honey Bee
6. She Moves Me
7. I Can't Be Satisfied
8. I Want You to Love Me
9. Long Distance Call
10. Standing Around Crying
11. Still a Fool
12. Louisiana Blues

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Muddy Waters Sings Big Bill Br... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Muddy Waters Albums of All Time
Muddy Waters Sings Big Bill 1986

1. Tell Me Baby
2. Southbound Train
3. When I Get To Thinking
4. Just A Dream (On My Mind)
5. Double Trouble
6. I Feel So Good
7. Baby, I Done Got Wise
8. Mopper's Blues
9. Lonesome Road Blues
10. Hey, Hey
 

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"Unk" In Funk is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Muddy Waters Albums of All Time
"Unk" In Funk 1974

1. Rollin' And Tumblin
2. Just To Be With You 
3. Electric Man
4. Trouble No More
5. "Unk" In Funk
6. Drive My Blues Away 
7. Katie
8. Waterboy Waterboy
9. Everything Gonna Be Alright

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Muddy, Brass and the Blues is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Muddy Waters Albums of All Time
Muddy, Brass and the Blues 1966

1. Corine, Corina
2. Piney Brown Blues
3. Black Night
4. Trouble in Mind
5. Going Back to Memphis
6. Betty and Dupree
7. Sweet Little Angel
8. Take My Advice
9. Trouble
10. Hard Loser
 

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Can't Get No Grindin' is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Muddy Waters Albums of All Time
Can't Get No Grindin' 1973

1. Can't Get No Grindin' (What's The Matter With The Meal)
2. Mother's Bad Luck Child 
3. Funky Butt 
4. Sad Letter 
5. Someday I'm Gonna Ketch You
6. Love Weapon
7. Garbage Man
8. After Hours 
9. Whiskey Ain't No Good 
10. Muddy Waters' Shuffle