Albums The Best Warren Zevon Albums of All Time  

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

Zevon was a popular rock singer, who reached in peak of popularity in the late 1970s. The Excitable Boy album, released in 1978, featured hit song "Werewolves of London" and went Platinum in the United States. 

If you want to know the best Warren Zevon album of all time, or the top Warren Zevon albums, this list will answer your questions. Examples include Wanted Dead or Alive (1969), Transverse City (1989), and The Wind (2003). These popular Warren Zevon CDs have been voted on by music fans around the world, so the order isn't just one person's opinion. 

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


Release Date: 1976

Artist: Warren Zevon

Producer: Jackson Browne

Tracks: Desperados Under the Eaves, Join Me in L.A., Poor Poor Pitiful Me, Hasten Down the Wind, Frank and Jesse James, + more

Length (mins): 00:38:30

Genres (Music): Rock music, Folk rock, Soft rock, Pop rock

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#13 on The World's Best Disco Songs By Rock Stars

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Excitable Boy


Excitable Boy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Warren Zevon Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1978

Artist: Warren Zevon

Producer: Jackson Browne, Robert Wachtel

Tracks: Roland the Headless Thompson Gunner, Excitable Boy, Accidentally Like a Martyr, Lawyers, Guns and Money, + more

Length (mins): 00:31:51

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

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Sentimental Hygiene


Sentimental Hygiene is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Warren Zevon Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 1987

Artist: Warren Zevon

Producer: Robert Wachtel, Niko Bolas

Tracks: Trouble Waiting to Happen, The Factory, Boom Boom Mancini, Even a Dog Can Shake Hands, Sentimental Hygiene, + more

Length (mins): 00:36:59

Genres (Music): Alternative rock, Rock music, Hard rock, Folk rock

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The Wind


The Wind is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Warren Zevon Albums of All Time
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Release Date: 2003

Artist: Warren Zevon

Producer: Jorge Calderon

Tracks: Keep Me in Your Heart, Knockin' on Heaven's Door, Numb as a Statue, Please Stay, Rub Me Raw, + more

Length (mins): 00:45:15

Genres (Music): Rock music, Blues-rock, Folk rock

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