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Blending melody, pop and jazz, Steely Dan are considered one of the best jazz rock bands of all time. List of the best Steely Dan albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Steely Dan discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Steely Dan albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Steely Dan singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Steely Dan 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 Steely Dan album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular. If you want to know, "What is the Best Steely Dan album of all time?" or "What are the top Steely Dan albums?" then this list will answer your questions. This list below has a variety of albums, like Pretzel Logic and Aja, in it. This list of popular Steely Dan CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. You may want to copy this fact-based list to build your own just like it, re-rank it to fit your opinions, then publish it to share with your friends.

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Aja is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Steely Dan Albums of All Time
Aja 1977

1. Black Cow
2. Aja
3. Deacon Blues
4. Peg
5. Home at Last
6. I Got the News
7.  Josie

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The Royal Scam is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Steely Dan Albums of All Time
The Royal Scam 1976

1. Kid Charlemagne
2. The Caves of Altamira
3. Don't Take Me Alive
4. Sign In Stranger
5. The Fez
6. Green Earrings
7. Haitian Divorce
8. Everything You Did
9. The Royal Scam

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Gaucho is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Steely Dan Albums of All Time
Gaucho 1980

1. Babylon Sisters
2. Hey Nineteen
3. Glamour Profession
4. Gaucho
5. Time Out of Mind
6. My Rival"
7. Third World Man

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Can't Buy a Thrill is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Steely Dan Albums of All Time
Can't Buy a Thrill 1972

1. Do It Again
2. Dirty Work
3. Kings
4. Midnite Cruiser
5. Only a Fool Would Say That
6. Reelin' in the Years
7. Fire in the Hole
8. Brooklyn (Owes the Charmer Under Me)
9. Change of the Guard
10. Turn That Heartbeat Over Again

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Countdown to Ecstasy is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Steely Dan Albums of All Time
Countdown to Ecstasy 1973

1. Bodhisattva
2. Razor Boy
3. The Boston Rag
4. Your Gold Teeth
5. Show Biz Kids
6. My Old School
7. Pearl of the Quarter
8. King of the World

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Katy Lied is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Steely Dan Albums of All Time
Katy Lied 1975

1. Black Friday
2. Bad Sneakers
3. Rose Darling
4. Daddy Don't Live in that New York City No More
5. Doctor Wu
6. Everyone's Gone to the Movies
7. Your Gold Teeth II
8. Chain Lightning
9. Any World (That I'm Welcome To)
10. Throw Back the Little Ones

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Pretzel Logic is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Steely Dan Albums of All Time
Pretzel Logic 1974

1. Rikki Don't Lose That Number
2. Night by Night
3. Any Major Dude Will Tell You
4. Barrytown
5. East St. Louis Toodle-Oo
6. Parker's Band
7. Through with Buzz
8. Pretzel Logic
9. With a Gun
10. Charlie Freak
11. Monkey in Your Soul

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Two Against Nature is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Steely Dan Albums of All Time
Two Against Nature 2000

1. Gaslighting Abbie
2. What a Shame About Me
3. Two Against Nature
4. Janie Runaway
5. Almost Gothic
6. Jack of Speed
7. Cousin Dupree
8. Negative Girl
9. West of Hollywood

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Everything Must Go is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Steely Dan Albums of All Time
Everything Must Go 2003

1. The Last Mall
2. Things I Miss the Most
3. Blues Beach
4. Godwhacker
5. Slang of Ages
6. Green Book
7. Pixeleen
8. Lunch with Gina
9. Everything Must Go

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Sun Mountain is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Steely Dan Albums of All Time
Sun Mountain

1. You Go Where I Go  
2. A Little With Sugar   
3. Roaring of the Lamb 
4. Charlie Freak
5. Sun Mountain 
6. Oh Wow It's You  
7. Undecided
8. Any Major Dude Will Tell You  
9. Caves of Altamira   
10. Any World (That I'm Welcome To)    
11. More to Come    
12. Parker's Band  
13. Barrytown    
14. Brain Tap Shuffle  
15. Brooklyn (Owes the Charmer Under Me)      
16. Mock Turtle Song    
17. Yellow Peril