Albums The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time  

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List Rules This list includes studio albums only, so if you add an album make sure it's a proper studio release.

The Chieftains are arguably the best traditional Irish band of all time, with a career spanning over four decades. Here, you can check out a complete list of the best Chieftains albums, including every studio release along with pictures of the album covers. This Chieftains discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Chieftains albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included The Chieftains singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Chieftains 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 Chieftains album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the best Chieftains album of all time?" or "What are the top Chieftains albums?" then this list will answer your questions. Throughout the band's long and prolific career, they've released a series of great albums. Some of their most notable albums include Irish Heartbeat and Water From Hell.

This list of popular Chieftains albums has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. You can share your opinion by voting up the albums you think are best, while voting others down accordingly.

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Water From the Well is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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The Chieftains 5 is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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13 2
The Chieftains 4 is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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Irish Heartbeat is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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The Bells of Dublin is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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The Celtic Harp is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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Santiago is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time
1996

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The Chieftains 8 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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The Long Black Veil is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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San Patricio (feat. Ry Cooder) is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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The Chieftains 9: Boil the Bre... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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The Chieftains 7 is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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Voice of Ages is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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An Irish Evening is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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The Chieftains 2 is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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The Chieftains 3 is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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Tears of Stone is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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The Chieftains 10: Cotton Eyed... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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Celtic Wedding is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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Fire in the Kitchen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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Down the Old Plank Road: The N... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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The Year of the French is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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Another Country is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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The Chieftains 6: Bonaparte's ... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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Ballad of the Irish Horse is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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The Wide World Over is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time
Laura Pennock added The Wide World Over 2002

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Further Down the Old Plank Roa... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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Over the Sea to Skye: The Celt... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time
Over the Sea to Skye: The Celtic Connection 1990

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Reel Music: the Filmscores is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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The Chieftains in China is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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The Chieftains 1 is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time

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A Chieftains Celebration is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Chieftains Albums of All Time