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The Best Seth MacFarlane Albums, Ranked 

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Updated April 19, 2019 39 votes 15 voters 5 items

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We're ranking the best Seth MacFarlane albums of all time. In 2011, the Family Guy creator started his music career as a jazz singer. Seth MacFarlane's discography features five Grammy nominations and several popular songs, like "Nine O'Clock" and "Baby, It's Cold Outside," a duet with Sara Bareilles. What is the greatest Seth MacFarlane album ever?

From his debut album Music Is Better Than Words to his 2019 album Once in a While, this list of Seth MacFarlane albums also includes No One Ever Tells You, In Full Swing, and his 2014 Christmas album Holiday for Swing.

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Music Is Better Than Wor... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Seth MacFarlane Albums, Ranked
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Music Is Better Than Words

1. It's Anybody's Spring
2. Music Is Better Than Words
3. Anytime, Anywhere
4. The Night They Invented Champagne
5. Two Sleepy People (feat. Norah Jones)
6. You're the Cream in My Coffee
7. Something Good
8. Nine O'Clock
9. Love Won't Let You Get Away (feat. Sara Bareilles)   
10. It's Easy to Remember
11. The Sadder But Wiser Girl"
12. Laura
13. You and I
14. She's Wonderful Too

Release Date: 2011

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Holiday for Swing is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Seth MacFarlane Albums, Ranked
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Holiday for Swing

1. Let It Snow
2. Christmas Dreaming
3. I'll Be Home for Christmas
4. Little Jack Frost Get Lost (feat. Norah Jones) 
5. Snow
6. Marshmallow World
7. What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?
8. Baby, It's Cold Outside (feat. Sara Bareilles) 
9. Mele Kalikimaka
10. Warm in December
11. Moonlight in Vermont
12. Everybody's Waiting for the Man with the Bag
13. The Christmas Song

Release Date: 2014

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No One Ever Tells You is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Seth MacFarlane Albums, Ranked
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No One Ever Tells You

1. No One Ever Tells You
2. I Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out to Dry
3. A Ship Without a Sail
4. The One I Love (Belongs to Somebody Else)
5. It's All Right with Me
6. This Nearly Was Mine
7. Make This a Slow Goodbye
8. Don't Call It Love
9. I'll Only Miss Her When I Think of Her
10. These Foolish Things (Remind Me of You)
11. Before I Gaze at You Again
12. Only the Lonely
13. I Guess I'll Have to Change My Plan
14. I Wish I Didn't Love You So
15. Goodbye, Little Dream, Goodbye
16. Spring Will Be a Little Late This Year
17. Loss of Love

Release Date: 2015

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Once in a While is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Seth MacFarlane Albums, Ranked
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Once in a While

1. Half As Lovely (Twice As True)
2. I Remember You
3. They Say It’s Wonderful
4. We’ll Be Together Again
5. The Things We Did Last Summer
6. I’ll Be Around
7. There’ll Be Another Spring
8. Once In A While
9. The Party’s Over
10. Can’t We Be Friends?
11. What’ll I Do
12. You Are Too Beautiful
13. The End Of A Love Affair

Release Date: 2019

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