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Stevie Ray Vaughan is considered a great guitar player and one of the best blues artists and certainly the best blues rock artists of all time. Since they’re such an influential band, let’s rank the best Stevie Ray Vaughan albums with the help of your votes. SRV came into prominence after his appearance at the Montreux Jazz Festival in 1982, and the following year, his debut Texas Flood (1983) entered the charts at number 38. 

This Stevie Ray Vaughan discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Stevie Ray Vaughan albums can be found at the top of the list. If you think the greatest Stevie Ray Vaughan 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 Stevie Ray Vaughan album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

This list below has all of SRVs classics, from his sophomore release Couldn't Stand The Weather to his final studio release The Sky Is Crying (1991). This list of popular Stevie Ray Vaughan CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion.

Texas Flood is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Stevie Ray Vaughan Albums of All Time
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Texas Flood


1. Love Struck Baby
2. Pride and Joy
3. Texas Flood
4. Tell Me
5. Testify
6. Rude Mood
7. Mary Had a Little Lamb
8. Dirty Pool
9. I'm Cryin'
10. Lenny

Release Date: 1983

Artist: Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Double Trouble

Tracks: Tell Me, Lenny, Love Struck Baby, SRV Speaks (Excerpts From ''In Step With Stevie Ray Vaughn'') (Previously Unreleased Bonus Track), Mary Had A Little Lamb, + more

Genres (Music): Blues-rock, Jazz, Electric blues, Texas blues

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Couldn't Stand the Weather is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Stevie Ray Vaughan Albums of All Time
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1. Scuttle Buttin'
2. Couldn't Stand The Weather
3. The Things (That) I Used to Do
4. Voodoo Child (Slight Return)
5. Cold Shot
6. Tin Pan Alley
7. Honey Bee" – 2:42
8. Stang's Swang
9. SRV Speaks
10. Hide Away
11. Look at Little Sister
12. Give Me Back My Wig
13. Come On (Part III)

Release Date: 1984

Artist: Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Double Trouble

Tracks: Scuttle Buttin', Cold Shot, Couldn't Stand the Weather, Stang's Swang, The Things (That) I Used to Do, + more

Length (mins): 00:38:12

Genres (Music): Blues-rock, Jazz, Blues, Swing music, Electric blues, + more

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In Step is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Stevie Ray Vaughan Albums of All Time
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In Step


1. The House Is Rockin'
2. Crossfire3. Tightrope
4. Let Me Love You Baby
5. Leave My Girl Alone
6. Travis Walk
7. Wall of Denial
8. Scratch-N-Sniff
9. Love Me Darlin'
10. Riviera Paradise

Release Date: 1989

Artist: Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, Stevie Ray Vaughan

Tracks: Let Me Love You Baby, Love Me Darlin', Scratch-n-Sniff, Leave My Girl Alone, Wall of Denial, + more

Label: Epic Records

Genres (Music): Rock music, Blues-rock, Blues, Jazz blues

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The Sky Is Crying is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Stevie Ray Vaughan Albums of All Time
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The Sky Is Crying


1. Boot Hill
2. The Sky Is Crying
3. Empty Arms
4. Little Wing
5. Wham
6. May I Have a Talk with You
7. Close to You
8. Chitlins con Carne
9. So Excited
10. Life by the Drop

Release Date: 1991

Artist: Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, Stevie Ray Vaughan

Tracks: Little Wing, Chitlins Con Carne, The Sky Is Crying, Close to You, Wham, + more

Length (mins): 00:38:50

Label: Epic Records

Genres (Music): Blues-rock, Electric blues, Texas blues

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#7 on The Best Albums Released Posthumously

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