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The Best Portishead Albums, Ranked  

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We're ranking the best Portishead albums of all time. One of the best trip hop bands ever, Portishead's discography features several popular songs, like "Glory Box" and "Machine Gun." What is the greatest Portishead album ever?

From their debut album Dummy to their 2008 album Third, this list of Portishead albums also includes their 1997 self-titled album, which features singles "All Mine" and "Only You."

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Dummy is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Portishead Albums, Ranked
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1. Mysterons 
2. Sour Times
3. Strangers
4. It Could Be Sweet 
5. Wandering Star 
6. It's a Fire 
7. Numb 
8. Roads 
9. Pedestal 
10. Biscuit 
11. Glory Box 

Pitchfork score9.5/10

Release Date: 1994

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Third is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Portishead Albums, Ranked
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1. Silence
2. Hunter 
3. Nylon Smile 
4. The Rip
5. Plastic
6. We Carry On 
7. Deep Water
8. Machine Gun
9. Small
10. Magic Doors 
11. Threads

Pitchfork score: 8.8/10

Release Date: 2008

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Portishead is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Portishead Albums, Ranked
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1. Cowboys
2. All Mine
3. Undenied
4. Half Day Closing
5. Over
6. Humming
7. Mourning Air
8. Seven Months
9. Only You
10. Elysium 
11. Western Eyes

Pitchfork score8.2/10

Release Date: 1997

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