VOTE The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969  

Kat Manos
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List Rules Choose the album you think deserves title as The Greatest.

The sixties were a great time for music. You might even say that the best albums released between 1960 and 1969 helped define the following five decades worth of music. From the sweet harmonies of the Beach Boys and the Ronettes, to the New York City rock legends Velvet Underground and Jimi Hendrix, the sixties gave us a wide-ranging musical palette. Nobel Prize winner Bob Dylan redefined the singer-songwriter while the Beatles revealed the depth of psychedelia.

The following records are only the best 50 from that decade, though we're lucky to have even gotten one! Which album do you think deserves the top spot for greatest record released between 1960 and 1969?

list ordered by

1
127 33
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

2
117 30
The White Album is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

3
126 36
Abbey Road is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

4
102 34
Pet Sounds is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

5
98 33
The Doors is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

6
91 33
Electric Ladyland is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

7
87 41
Let It Bleed is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

8
77 35
Sounds of Silence is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

9
67 28
Wheels of Fire is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

10
73 33
Surrealistic Pillow is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

11
76 36
My Generation is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

12
83 43
Highway 61 Revisited is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

13
68 33
Green River is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

14
67 33
Fresh Cream is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

15
65 33
The Kinks Are the Village Gree... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

16
74 41
The Velvet Underground & Nico is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

17
57 29
Mr. Tambourine Man is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

18
72 44
Blonde on Blonde is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

19
67 40
At Folsom Prison is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

20
71 44
Led Zeppelin II is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

21
51 27
Having a Rave Up is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969
"Having A Rave Up" - The Yardbirds - 1965

22
61 37
David Bowie is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

23
55 32
The Animals is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969
"The Animals - The Animals - 1964

24
55 33
Cheap Thrills is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

25
53 34
Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Th... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969