Music The Best Cure 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 Cure are considered to be many things, like one of the best pop artists of the 80s, greatest punk bands of all time, and most importantly, one of the greatest musical artists. With a career spanning decades, The Cure created some of the best music of their time and beyond, incorporating numerous sounds in their work and across multiple albums. Here, you'll find a list of the best Cure albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Cure discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Cure albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included The Cure singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Cure 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 Cure album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the best Cure album of all time?" or "What are the top Cure albums?" then this list will answer your questions. List albums range from Disintegration to Kiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me.

This list of popular Cure CDs has been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order of this list isn't just one person's opinion. 

Disintegration is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Cure Albums of All Time
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1 205 VOTES

1. Plainsong
2. Pictures of You
3. Closedown
4. Lovesong
5. Last Dance
6. Lullaby
7. Fascination Street
8. Prayers for Rain
9. The Same Deep Water as You
10. Disintegration
11. Homesick
12. Untitled

Release Date: 1989

Artist: The Cure

Tracks: Disintegration, Untitled, The Same Deep Water as You, Homesick, Fascination Street, + more

Genres (Music): Alternative rock, Dark wave, Gothic rock, Post-punk, Ethereal wave

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Pornography is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Cure Albums of All Time
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2 153 VOTES

1. One Hundred Years
2. A Short Term Effect
3. The Hanging Garden
4. Siamese Twins
5. The Figurehead
6. A Strange Day
7. Cold
8. Pornography

Release Date: 1982

Artist: The Cure

Tracks: The Figurehead, Cold, A Strange Day, A Short Term Effect, One Hundred Years, + more

Genres (Music): Dark wave, Gothic rock, Post-punk

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The Head on the Door is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Cure Albums of All Time
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3 147 VOTES

1. In Between Days
2. Kyoto Song
3. The Blood
4. Six Different Ways
5. Push
6. The Baby Screams
7. Close to Me
8. A Night Like This
9. Screw
10. Sinking

Release Date: 1985

Artist: The Cure

Tracks: Sinking, Inbetween Days, Six Different Ways, Push, In Between Days, + more

Genres (Music): Alternative rock, New Wave, Gothic rock, Post-punk

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Kiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Cure Albums of All Time
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1. The Kiss
2. Catch
3. Torture
4. If Only Tonight We Could Sleep
5. Why Can't I Be You?
6. How Beautiful You Are
7. The Snakepit
8. Hey You!!!
9. Just Like Heaven
10. All I Want
11. Hot Hot Hot!!!
12. One More Time
13. Like Cockatoos
14. Icing Sugar
15. The Perfect Girl
16. A Thousand Hours
17. Shiver and Shake
18. Figh

Release Date: 1987

Artist: The Cure

Tracks: Just Like Heaven, Fight, One More Time, Why Can’t I Be You?, Catch, + more

Genres (Music): Alternative rock, New Wave, Gothic rock, Post-punk

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