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The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time 

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Todd Rundgren is widely considered one of the best living songwriters and one of the greatest frontmen of all time. List of the best Todd Rundgren albums, including pictures of the album covers when available. This Todd Rundgren discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Todd Rundgren albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Todd Rundgren singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums. If you think the greatest Todd Rundgren 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 Todd Rundgren album, then vote it up, even if it's not necessarily the most popular.

If you want to know, "What is the Best Todd Rundgren album of all time?" or "What are the top Todd Rundgren albums?" then this list will answer your questions. This list includes Something/Anything?, A Wizard, A True Star and more albums.

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A Wizard, A True Star is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (1973); Tracks: Tic Tic Tic It Wears Off, Flamingo & I Don't Want to Tie You Down

Length (mins): 00:56:01

Genres (Music): Progressive rock, Pop rock, Art rock, Power pop, Psychedelic pop

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Something / Anything? is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (1972); Tracks: Marlene, You Left Me Sore & Overture -- My Roots: Money (That's What I Want) / Messin' With the Kid

Length (mins): 00:43:23

Genres (Music): Pop rock, Experimental rock, Art rock, Power pop, Protopunk, + more

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Todd is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (1974); Tracks: Heavy Metal Kids, How About a Little Fanfare & King Kong Reggae

Genres (Music): Progressive rock, Rock music, Pop rock, Experimental music, Experimental rock

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Hermit of Mink Hollow is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (1978); Tracks: Onomatopoeia, Out of Control & Determination

Length (mins): 00:35:31

Genres (Music): Pop rock, Power pop

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Healing is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (1981); Tracks: Healing, Part III & Golden Goose

Length (mins): 00:54:00

Genres (Music): Pop rock, New-age music, Power pop

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Todd Rundgren's Utopia ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Utopia (1974); Tracks: Utopia Theme, The Ikon & Freak Parade

Length (mins): 00:59:15

Genres (Music): Progressive rock, Pop rock, Art rock

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Faithful is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (1976); Tracks: Rain, The Verb "to Love" & Black and White

Length (mins): 00:50:27

Genres (Music): Psychedelic rock, Pop rock

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The Ever Popular Torture... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (1982); Tracks: Emperor of the Highway, Drive & Chant

Producer: Todd Rundgren

Length (mins): 00:35:41

Genres (Music): Pop rock

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Initiation is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (1975); Tracks: Initiation, Born to Synthesize & Fair Warning

Length (mins): 01:07:29

Genres (Music): Progressive rock, Rock music, Pop rock

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Runt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (1970); Tracks: We Gotta Get You a Woman, Baby Let's Swing / The Last Thing You Said / Don't Tie My Hands & Who's That Man?

Length (mins): 00:40:41

Genres (Music): Pop rock

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Runt: The Ballad of Todd... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
Jeremy Hodge added Runt: The Ballad of Todd Rundgren By Todd Rundgren (1971); Tracks: The Range War, Parole & Wailing Wall

Length (mins): 00:41:33

Genres (Music): Pop rock

12
Nearly Human is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (1989); Tracks: I Love My Life, Unloved Children & Can't Stop Running

Length (mins): 00:53:36

Genres (Music): Pop rock, Soul music

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Liars is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (2004); Tracks: Past, Truth & Living

Length (mins): 01:14:22

Genres (Music): Rock music, Pop rock

14
A Cappella is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (1985); Tracks: Mighty Love, Johnee Jingo & Blue Orpheus

Producer: Todd Rundgren

Length (mins): 00:40:09

Genres (Music): Pop rock

15
2nd Wind is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (1991); Tracks: Love Science, Who's Sorry Now & Kindness

Length (mins): 00:54:09

Genres (Music): Rock music

16
No World Order is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (1993); Tracks: Day Job 1.0, Love Thing 1.0 & Worldwide Epiphany 1.1

Length (mins): 00:53:14

Genres (Music): Electronica, Pop rock

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Arena is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (2008); Tracks: Courage, Manup & Mercenary

Genres (Music): Rock music

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Todd Rundgren is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
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One Long Year is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (2000); Tracks: Bang on the Ukelele Daily, Hit Me Like a Train & Jerk

Length (mins): 00:42:49

Genres (Music): Pop rock

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The Individualist is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (1995); Tracks: The Ultimate Crime, Espresso (All Jacked Up) & The Individualist

Length (mins): 01:01:03

Genres (Music): Pop rock

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Up Against It is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Todd Rundgren (1997); Tracks: Finale, Free & Male and 21

Label: Phantom Sound & Vision

22
Todd Rundgren's 1st is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
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With a Twist is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
By Straight No Chaser (2010); Tracks: Don't Dream It's Over, I'm Yours / Somewhere Over the Rainbow & The Living Years

Genres (Music): Pop music, Pop rock

24
State is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
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The White Knight is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Todd Rundgren Albums of All Time
Mark Beanz added The White Knight