Metal The Best Saxon Albums of All Time  

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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.

Hailing from England, Saxon are one of the earlier heavy metal bands, setting the pace for many bands to come after. Here, you'll find a complete list of the best Saxon albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This crowdranked discography of Saxon, one of the best New Wave Of British Heavy Metal bands, is ranked from best to worst, so the top Saxon albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Saxon singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Saxon 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 Saxon album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Saxon album of all time?" or "What are the top Saxon albums?" then this list will answer your questions. The heavy metal band has released a long list of studio albums throughout their career. They also had numerous singles make the Billboard charts, with great success in Europe and even Japan. This list has classic albums like Crusader and Strong Arm of the Law as well as latter-day albums like Sacrifice, on it. 

This list of popular Saxon albums has been voted on by metal fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. 

1
102 25
Strong Arm of the Law is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time

2
89 21
Denim and Leather is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time

3
93 24
Wheels of Steel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time

4
73 23
Power & the Glory is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time

5
54 18
Unleash the Beast is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time

6
59 22
Lionheart is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time
Lionheart 2004

7
69 31
Crusader is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time
Crusader 1984

8
50 19
The Inner Sanctum is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time

9
44 18
Sacrifice is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time
Sacrifice 2013

10
46 24
Dogs of War is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time

11
24 7
Thunderbolt is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time
RustynRose added Thunderbolt 2018

12
56 34
Innocence Is No Excuse is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time

13
27 10
Battering Ram is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time
Battering Ram added Battering Ram 2015

Saxon

14
41 22
Into the Labyrinth is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time

15
43 24
Solid Ball of Rock is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time

16
45 27
Metalhead is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time
Metalhead 1999

17
38 23
Killing Ground is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time

18
51 36
Call to Arms is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time

19
44 32
Saxon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time
Saxon 1979

20
36 31
Forever Free is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time

21
29 35
Destiny is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time
Destiny 1988

22
14 18
Unplugged and Strung Up is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time

23
26 35
Rock the Nations is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Saxon Albums of All Time