Friday, March 21, 2008

KXCI's TOP 913 ALBUMS: #1 - #50

Picking 50 favorites out of 913 great albums (not to mention thousands not on this list!) is a tall order, but here are the 50 Top Albums of All Time, according to the votes of more than 30 of our deejays:

1. The Beatles, Abbey Road
2. The Beatles, Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
3. Miles Davis, Kind Of Blue
4. The Beatles, The White Album
5. The Beach Boys, Pet Sounds
6. The Clash, London Calling
7. The Beatles, Revolver
8. Buena Vista Social Club soundtrack
9. The Harder They Come soundtrack
10. Bob Dylan, Blonde On Blonde

11. Nirvana, Nevermind
12. U2, The Joshua Tree
13. Marvin Gaye, What's Going On
14. Bob Dylan, Blood On The Tracks
15. The Rolling Stones, Exile On Main Street
16. Fleetwood Mac, Rumours
17. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Will The Circle Be Unbroken
18. Chuck Berry, The Great Twenty-Eight
19. Neko Case, Blacklisted
20. Robert Johnson, King Of The Delta Blues Singers Vol. 1

21. Lucinda Williams, Car Wheels on a Gravel Road
22. George Harrison, All Things Must Pass
23. Talking Heads, Stop Making Sense
24. The Rolling Stones, Sticky Fingers
25. Joni Mitchell, Blue
26. Beck, Odelay
27. Cat Stevens, Tea for the Tillerman
28. Neil Young, Harvest
29. David Bowie, The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust…
30. The Sex Pistols, Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols

31. The Rolling Stones, Let It Bleed
32. Jimi Hendrix Experience, Electric Ladyland
33. Johnny Cash, American Recordings I
34. Bob Dylan, Highway 61 Revisited
35. Paul Simon, Graceland
36. The Beatles, Rubber Soul
37. The Beatles, Let It Be
38. Johnny Cash, At Folsom Prison
39. The Velvet Underground, Velvet Underground And Nico
40. Tracy Chapman, Tracy Chapman

41. Simon and Garfunkel, Bridge Over Troubled Water
42. U2, Achtung Baby
43. Ray Charles, Birth of Soul: The Complete Atlantic R&B Recordings
44. Lindsey Buckingham & Stevie Nicks, Buckingham Nicks
45. Minuteman, Double Nickels on the Dime
46. Bruce Springsteen, Nebraska
47. Crosby Stills and Nash, Crosby Stills and Nash
48. James Brown, Live At The Apollo (1963)
49. The Beatles, Help!
50. Elton John, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road


At 12:20 PM, Blogger The Knitter said...

No Beggars Banquet! and Let It Bleed is way better than Abbey Road! Any Stones Album in this list is way way better than any Clash Album! I think the list was made, probably, by guys in sweaters, wearing competitively priced shoes and ties.


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