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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.

Neil Diamond is one of the most popular male singers of all time. This list of the best Neil Diamond albums includes pictures of the album covers when available. The Neil Diamond discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Neil Diamond albums can be found at the top of the list. Diamond was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2011, and has a musical career that spans more than 50 years. The prolific songwriter's style spans genres from soft rock to adult contemporary to folk to pop. 

To make voting for your favorite records easier, we haven't included Neil Diamond singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Neil Diamond album isn't ranked highly enough, vote for it so it receives proper credit. Make sure you don't just vote for critically acclaimed albums; if you have a favorite Neil Diamond album, vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know what is the best Neil Diamond album of all time, this list will answer your question. Albums range from Touching You, Touching Me (1969) to Tennessee Moon (1996) to Home Before Dark (2008). These popular Neil Diamond CDs have been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order isn't just one person's opinion. 

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1
86 17
Stones is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time
1971

2
70 15
Moods is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time
1972

3
54 12
Beautiful Noise is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

4
43 8
Tap Root Manuscript is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

5
41 9
Serenade is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time
1974

6
21 2
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The Jazz Singer 1991

7
35 6
Jonathan Livingston Seagull is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

8
38 9
Brother Love's Traveling Salva... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

9
26 4
Touching You, Touching Me is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

10
26 5
You Don't Bring Me Flowers is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

11
26 6
I'm Glad You're Here With Me T... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

12
31 10
Melody Road is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

13
21 3
Velvet Gloves and Spit is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

14
37 15
Home Before Dark is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

15
23 4
Heartlight is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time
1982

16
24 5
September Morn is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

17
35 14
12 Songs is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time
2005

18
21 4
Just for You is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

19
25 8
Tennessee Moon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

20
17 4
The Best Years of Our Lives is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

21
15 3
On the Way to the Sky is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

22
16 4
Primitive is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time
1984

23
20 8
Three Chord Opera is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

24
13 2
The Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

25
15 5
Headed for the Future is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

26
16 6
Lovescape is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time
1991

27
11 4
A Cherry Cherry Christmas is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

28
9 5
The Classic Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

29
7 4
Up on the Roof: Songs From the... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

30
8 6
The Christmas Album Volume II is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time

31
12 11
Dreams is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time
2010

32
9 8
The Movie Album: As Time Goes ... is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Neil Diamond Albums of All Time