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The Best Nilsson Albums of All Time

Updated October 12, 2018 451 votes 111 voters 2.6k views21 items

List RulesThis list includes studio albums only, so if you add an album make sure it's a proper studio release.

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

If you want to know, "What is the Best Nilsson album of all time?" or "What are the top Nilsson albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Examples of albums on this list include Aerial Ballet and A Toot and a Snore in '74.

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  • 1
    Nilsson Schmilsson
    42
    12

    Nilsson Schmilsson

    Harry Nilsson

    Release Date1971

    ProducerRichard Perry

    TracksI’ll Never Leave You, Coconut, The Moonbeam Song

    Genres (Music)Pop music, Soft rock, Pop rock, Baroque pop

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  • 2
    Aerial Ballet
    31
    12

    Aerial Ballet

    Harry Nilsson

    Release Date1968

    ProducerRick Jarrard

    TracksDon't Leave Me, Good Old Desk, Mr. Richland's Favorite Song

    Genres (Music)Pop music

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  • 3
    30
    10

    Harry

    Harry Nilsson

    Release Date1969

    ProducerRick Jarrard

    TracksI Guess the Lord Must Be in New York City, Simon Smith and the Amazing Dancing Bear, City Life

    Genres (Music)Pop music

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  • 4
    The Point
    31
    13

    The Point

    Tishamingo

    TracksHard Fall, This Time, Mitchell

  • 5
    A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night
    21
    8

    A Little Touch of Schmilsson in the Night

    Gordon Jenkins, Harry Nilsson

    Release Date1973

    TracksFor Me and My Gal, Nevertheless (I'm in Love With You), Makin' Whoopee!

    Genres (Music)Pop music

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  • 6
    Son of Schmilsson
    24
    12

    Son of Schmilsson

    Harry Nilsson

    Release Date1972

    ProducerRichard Perry

    TracksJoy, Ambush, Spaceman

    Genres (Music)Pop music

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  • 7
    Knnillssonn
    15
    5

    Knnillssonn

    Harry Nilsson

    Release Date1977

    TracksOld Bones, Sweet Surrender, Blanket for a Sail

    Genres (Music)Pop music

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  • 8
    Pandemonium Shadow Show
    15
    7

    Release Date1967

    ProducerRick Jarrard

    Tracks1941, Without Her, She Sang Hymns Out of Tune

    Genres (Music)Pop music

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  • 9
    Duit on Mon Dei
    14
    6

    Duit on Mon Dei

    Harry Nilsson

    Release Date1975

    TracksWhat's Your Sign, Salmon Falls, Easier for Me

    Genres (Music)Pop music

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  • 10
    Nilsson Sings Newman
    18
    11

    Release Date1970

    TracksSo Long Dad, Caroline, Vine Street

    Genres (Music)Pop music

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  • 11
    Pussy Cats
    15
    8

    Pussy Cats

    Harry Nilsson

    Release Date1974

    TracksSubterranean Homesick Blues, Old Forgotten Soldier, Many Rivers to Cross

    Genres (Music)Rock music, Pop music

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  • 12
    That's the Way It Is
    10
    5

    Release Date1976

    TracksZombie Jamboree (Back to Back), That Is All (reprise), A Thousand Miles Away

    Genres (Music)Pop music

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  • 13
    Flash Harry
    8
    6

    Flash Harry

    Harry Nilsson

    Release Date1980

    TracksBest Move, How Long Can Disco On, Old Dirt Road (Flash Harry)

    Genres (Music)Pop music

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  • 14
    Sandman
    8
    5

    Sandman

    Harry Nilsson

    Release Date1976

    TracksWill She Miss Me, (Thursday) Here's Why I Did Not Go to Work Today, I'll Take a Tango

    Genres (Music)Pop music

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  • 15
    Son of Dracula
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  • 16
    Skidoo
    5
    3

    Skidoo

    Harry Nilsson

    Release Date2007

    TracksI Will Take You There, Escape: Impossible / Green Bay Packers March, Tony's Trip

    Genres (Music)Pop music

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  • 17
    Early Tymes
    4
    2

    Early Tymes

    Harry Nilsson

    Release Date1977

  • 18
    A Toot and a Snore in '74
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  • 19
    Popeye
    3
    2

    Popeye

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  • 20
    Hollywood Dreamer
    3
    4

    Hollywood Dreamer

    Harry Nilsson

    TracksMe Without You, Oh I Wonder, All for Your Love

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  • 21
    Nilsson '62 - The Debut Sessions
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