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
113 26
Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Cl... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

2
105 27
The White Album is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

3
112 34
Abbey Road is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

4
92 30
Pet Sounds is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

5
86 30
The Doors is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

6
83 30
Electric Ladyland is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

7
71 29
Sounds of Silence is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

8
62 24
Wheels of Fire is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

9
78 38
Highway 61 Revisited is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

10
69 31
My Generation is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

11
78 39
Let It Bleed is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

12
63 28
Green River is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

13
65 30
Surrealistic Pillow is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

14
62 29
Fresh Cream is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

15
61 30
The Kinks Are the Village Gree... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

16
66 37
The Velvet Underground & Nico is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

17
57 30
David Bowie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

18
52 26
The Animals is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969
"The Animals - The Animals - 1964

19
62 36
At Folsom Prison is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

20
50 27
Mr. Tambourine Man is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

21
46 24
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
64 41
Blonde on Blonde is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

23
62 40
Led Zeppelin II is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

24
51 30
Cheap Thrills is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969

25
47 27
Sweetheart of the Rodeo is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The 50 Greatest Albums Released Between 1960 - 1969