The Best Taylor Swift Albums Ever

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Vote up your favorite studio albums.

Petite pop princess Taylor Swift is one of the greatest country pop stars of all time. But what are the most popular Taylor Swift albums? Which albums do Swifties like best? This Taylor Swift discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Taylor Swift albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Taylor Swift singles, EPs, or compilations - everything you see here should only be studio albums.

Love her or hate her, Taylor Swift has firmly established herself as both a country and pop superstar. Whether you prefer Taylor Swift's country albums like Fearless and Speak Now, or her newer pop forays, like Lover1989 and Reputation, voting on this list will help tell the world which is truly the best Taylor Swift album of all time.

Other die-hard Taylor fans have already weighed in on this list of popular Taylor Swift CDs, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. But, you shouldn't give in to peer pressure either - if you secretly hate Red, or her eponymous debut remains your favorite Taylor Swift album, then vote!

Photo: Republic

  • 1989
    Photo: Big Machine
    1,415 VOTES

    1. Welcome to New York
    2. Blank Space
    3. Style
    4. Out of the Woods
    5. All You Had to Do Was Stay
    6. Shake It Off
    7. I Wish You Would
    8. Bad Blood
    9. Wildest Dreams
    10. How You Get the Girl
    11. This Love
    12. I Know Places
    13. Clean

    • Release Date: 2014
    1,415 votes
  • folklore
    Photo: Republic
    719 VOTES


    1. The 1
    2. Cardigan
    3. The Last Great American Dynasty
    4. Exile (feat. Bon Iver)
    5. My Tears Ricochet
    6. Mirrorball
    7. Sevem
    8. August
    9. This Is Me Trying
    10. Illicit Affairs
    11. Invisible String
    12. Mad Woman
    13. Epiphany
    14. Betty
    15. Peace
    16. Hoax
    17. The Lakes (physical bonus track)

    Metacritic score: 95/100

    • Release Date: 2020
    719 votes
  • Red
    Photo: Big Machine
    1,369 VOTES

    1. State of Grace
    2. Red
    3. Treacherous
    4. I Knew You Were Trouble
    5. All Too Well
    6. 22
    7. I Almost Do
    8. We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together
    9. Stay Stay Stay
    10. The Last Time (feat. Gary Lightbody)
    11. Holy Ground
    12. Sad Beautiful Tragic
    13. The Lucky One
    14. Everything Has Changed (feat. Ed Sheeran)
    15. Starlight
    16. Begin Again

    Pitchfork score: 9.0


    • Release Date: 2012
    1,369 votes
  • Reputation
    Photo: Big Machine
    1,193 VOTES

    1. ...Ready for It?
    2. End Game (feat. Ed Sheeran and Future)
    3. I Did Something Bad
    4. Don't Blame Me
    5. Delicate
    6. Look What You Made Me Do
    7. So It Goes...
    8. Gorgeous
    9. Getaway Car
    10. King of My Heart
    11. Dancing with Our Hands Tied
    12. Dress
    13. This Is Why We Can't Have Nice Things
    14. Call It What You Want
    15. New Year's Day

    Pitchfork score: 6.5

    • Release Date: 2017
    1,193 votes
  • Lover
    Photo: Republic, Taylor Swift Productions
    791 VOTES

    1. I Forgot That You Existed
    2. Cruel Summer
    3. Lover
    4. The Man
    5. The Archer
    6. I Think He Knows
    7. Miss Americana & the Heartbreak Prince
    8. Paper Rings
    9. Cornelia Street
    10. Death by a Thousand Cuts
    11. London Boy
    12. Soon You'll Get Better (feat. Dixie Chicks)  
    13.  False God
    14. You Need to Calm Down
    15. Afterglow
    16. Me! (feat. Brendon Urie of Panic! at the Disco)   
    17. It's Nice to Have a Friend
    18. Daylight

    • Release Date: 2019
    791 votes
  • evermore
    Photo: Republic
    521 VOTES


    1. Willow
    2. Champagne Problems
    3. Gold Rush
    4. 'Tis the Damn Season
    5. Tolerate It 
    6. No Body, No Crime (feat. Haim) 
    7. Happiness
    8. Dorothea
    9. Coney Island (feat. The National) 
    10. Ivy
    11. Cowboy like Me
    12. Long Story Short
    13. Marjorie
    14. Closure 
    15. Evermore (feat. Bon Iver) 
    16. Right Where You Left Me [Deluxe physical edition]
    17. It's Time to Go [Deluxe physical edition]

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    • Release Date: 2020
    521 votes