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The Best Solange Knowles Albums, Ranked  

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We're ranking the best Solange Knowles albums of all time. One of the best R&B artists of 2019, Solange Knowles's discography features a Grammy Award for "Cranes in the Sky." What is the greatest Solange Knowles album ever?

From her debut album Solo Star to her 2019 album When I Get Home, this list of Solange Knowles albums also includes A Seat at the Table and Sol-Angel and the Hadley St. Dreams.

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A Seat at the Table is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Solange Knowles Albums, Ranked
Photo: Saint, Columbia
1 16 VOTES
A Seat at the Table

1. Rise
2. Weary
3. Interlude: The Glory Is in You
4. Cranes in the Sky
5. Interlude: Dad Was Mad
6. Mad (feat. Lil Wayne)
7. Don't You Wait
8. Interlude: Tina Taught Me
9. Don't Touch My Hair (feat. Sampha)
10. Interlude: This Moment
11. Where Do We Go
12. Interlude: For Us by Us
13. F.U.B.U. (feat. The Dream and BJ the Chicago Kid)
14. Borderline (An Ode to Self Care) (feat. Q-Tip)    
15. Interlude: I Got So Much Magic, You Can Have It (feat. Kelly Rowland and Nia Andrews)
16. Junie
17. Interlude: No Limits
18. Don't Wish Me Well
19. Interlude: Pedestals
20. Scales (feat. Kelela)
21. Closing: The Chosen Ones

Pitchfork score: 8.7/10

Release Date: 2016

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When I Get Home is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Solange Knowles Albums, Ranked
Photo: Columbia
2 10 VOTES
When I Get Home

1. Things I Imagined
2. S McGregor (interlude)
3. Down with the Clique
4. Way to the Show
5. Can I Hold the Mic (interlude)    
6. Stay Flo
7. Dreams
8. Nothing Without Intention (interlude)
9. Almeda (guest appearance by Playboi Carti)
10. Time (Is) (guest appearance by Sampha)
11. My Skin My Logo (guest appearance by Gucci Mane)
12. We Deal with the Freak'n (intermission)
13. Jerrod
14. Binz
15. Beltway
16. Exit Scott (interlude)
17. Sound of Rain
18. Not Screwed! (interlude; guest appearance by Standing on the Corner)    
19. I'm a Witness

Pitchfork score: 8.4/10

Release Date: 2019

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Sol-Angel and the Hadley St. D... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Solange Knowles Albums, Ranked
Photo: Geffen, Music World
3 3 VOTES
Sol-Angel and the Hadley St. Dreams

1. God Given Name
2. T.O.N.Y.
3. Dancing In the Dark
4. Would've Been the One
5. Sandcastle Disco
6. I Decided, Part 1
7. Valentine's Day
8. 6 O'Clock Blues
9. Ode to Marvin
10. I Told You So
11. Cosmic Journey (feat. Bilal)
12. This Bird
13. I Decided, Part 2 (Freemasons Remix)

Pitchfork score: 7.3/10

Release Date: 2008

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Solo Star is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Solange Knowles Albums, Ranked
Photo: Columbia, Music World
4 5 VOTES

1. Feelin' You (Part II) (feat. N.O.R.E.)
2. Ain't No Way
3. Dance with You (feat. B2K)
4. Get Together
5. Crush
6. So Be It
7. True Love (duet with Lil' Romeo)
8. Feel Good Song
9. Wonderland
10. This Could Be Love
11. Feelin' You (Part I)
12. Just Like You
13. Thinkin' About You (feat. Murphy Lee)
14. Solo Star
15. I Used To
16. Sky Away

Release Date: 2002

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