47 | Ramones | Ramones | 1976 125 | Beastie Boys | Paul's Boutique | 1989 378 | Run-D.M.C. 18 | Bob Dylan | Highway 61 Revisited | 1965 142 | Bruce Springsteen | Born in the U.S.A. | 1984 257 | Dolly Parton | Coat of Many Colors | 1971 162 | Pulp | Different Class | 1995 289 | Björk | Post | 1995 431 | Los Lobos | How Will the Wolf Survive? 219 | Raekwon | Only Built 4 Cuban Linx | 1995 279 | Nirvana | MTV Unplugged in New York | 1994 221 | Rage Against the Machine | Rage Against the Machine | 1992 258 | Joni Mitchell | The Hissing of Summer Lawns | 1975 102 | The Clash | The Clash | 1977 © Copyright 2020 Rolling Stone, LLC, a subsidiary of Penske Business Media, LLC. 278 | Led Zeppelin | Houses of the Holy | 1973 199 | Pavement | Slanted and Enchanted | 1993 185 | The Rolling Stones | Beggars Banquet | 1968 252 | Devo | Q: Are We Not Men? 137 | Adele | 21 | 2011 168 | Steely Dan | Can't Buy a Thrill | 1972 57 | The Band | The Band | 1969 291 | Destiny's Child | The Writing's on the Wall | 1999 307 | Sam Cooke | Portrait of a Legend | 2003 386 | J Dilla | Donuts | 2006 381 | Lynyrd Skynyrd | (Pronounced 'Lĕh-'nérd 'Skin-'nérd) | 1973 413 | Creedence Clearwater Revival | Cosmo's Factory | 1970 476 | Sparks | Kimono My House | 1974 440 | Loretta Lynn | Coal Miner's Daughter | 1971 150 | Bruce Springsteen | Nebraska | 1982 227 | Little Richard | Here's Little Richard | 1957 304 | Bill Withers | Just As I Am | 1971 233 | Tori Amos | Little Earthquakes | 1992 182 | James Taylor | Sweet Baby James | 1970 493 | Marvin Gaye | Here, My Dear | 1978 244 | Kanye West | 808s & Heartbreak | 2008 268 | Randy Newman | Sail Away | 1972 443 | David Bowie | Scary Monsters | 1980 467 | Maxwell | BLACKsummers'night | 2009 415 | The Meters | Looka Py Py | 1969 176 | Public Enemy | Fear of a Black Planet | 1990 180 | Love | Forever Changes | 1967 78 | Elvis Presley | The Sun Sessions | 1976 281 | Harry Nilsson | Nilsson Schmilsson | 1971 Are you sure you want to delete your score and checked items on this list? 166 | Buddy Holly | 20 Golden Greats | 1978 382 | Tame Impala | Currents | 2015 Voters were asked to submit ranked ballots listing their 50 favorite albums of all time. 396 | Todd Rundgren | Something/Anything? 347 | GZA | Liquid Swords | 1995 274 | The Byrds | Sweetheart of the Rodeo | 1968 313 | PJ Harvey | Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea | 2000 310 | Wire | Pink Flag | 1977 480 | Miranda Lambert | Weight of These Wings | 2016 156 | The Replacements | Let It Be | 1984 145 | Eminem | The Marshall Mathers LP | 2000 Here’s a list of the albums from the “Country Universe” that made the list. 10 | Lauryn Hill | The Miseducation of Lauryn Hill | 1998 146 | Blondie | Parallel Lines | 1978 264 | Pink Floyd | Wish You Were Here | 1975 Rolling Stone has published the third edition of its 500 Greatest Albums of All Time list, and it’s more inclusive of country (and country-adjacent) albums than either of its previous incarnations, even though only two of them cracked the top 100. 165 | R.E.M. 449 | The White Stripes | Elephant | 2003 100 | The Band | Music from Big Pink | 1968 479 | Selena | Amor Prohibido | 1994 421 | M.I.A. 296 | Neil Young | Rust Never Sleeps | 1979 136 | Funkadelic | Maggot Brain | 1971 336 | Roxy Music | Avalon | 1982 83 | Dusty Springfield | Dusty in Memphis | 1969 262 | New Order | Power, Corruption & Lies | 1983 184 | Cyndi Lauper | She's So Unusual | 1983 442 | The Weeknd | Beauty Behind the Madness | 2015 456 | Al Green | Greatest Hits | 1975 195 | Leonard Cohen | Songs of Leonard Cohen | 1967 86 | The Doors | The Doors | 1967 | 1983 331 | Madonna | Like a Prayer | 1989 196 | Robyn | Body Talk | 2010 475 | Sheryl Crow | Sheryl Crow | 1996 414 | Chic | Risqué | 1979 255 | Bob Dylan | The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan | 1963 401 | Blondie | Blondie | 1977 342 | The Beatles | Let It Be | 1970 | 2017 160 | Pearl Jam | Ten | 1991 35 | The Beatles | Rubber Soul | 1965 406 | The Magnetic Fields | 69 Love Songs | 1999 215 | Grateful Dead | American Beauty | 1970 451 | Roberta Flack | First Take | 1969 104 | The Rolling Stones | Sticky Fingers | 1971 173 | Nirvana | In Utero | 1993 171 | Sonic Youth | Daydream Nation | 1988 500 | Arcade Fire | Funeral | 2004, The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2020), Rolling Stone - The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time, The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2003), The 500 Greatest Albums of All Time (2012). 477 | Howlin' Wolf | Moanin' in the Moonlight | 1959 | 1965 72 | Neil Young | Harvest | 1972 225 | Wilco | Yankee Hotel Foxtrot | 2001 338 | Brian Eno | Another Green World | 1975 253 | Pink Floyd | The Piper at the Gates of Dawn | 1967 459 | Kid Cudi | Man on the Moon: The End of the Day | 2009 6 | Nirvana | Nevermind | 1991 A: We Are Devo! 319 | The Stone Roses | The Stone Roses | 1989 | 1993 259 | Janis Joplin | Pearl | 1971 120 | Van Morrison | Moondance | 1970 478 | The Kinks | Something Else by the Kinks | 1968 209 | Run-DMC | Raising Hell | 1986 114 | The Strokes | Is This It | 2001 398 | The Raincoats | The Raincoats | 1979 405 | Various Artists | Nuggets: Original Artyfacts from the First Psychedelic Era | 1972 | Life After Death | 1997 138 | Madonna | The Immaculate Collection | 1990 153 | PJ Harvey | Rid of Me | 1993 41 | The Rolling Stones | Let It Bleed | 1969 67 | Jay-Z | Reasonable Doubt | 1996 This cannot be undone. 385 | Ramones | Rocket to Russia | 1977 38 | Bob Dylan | Blonde on Blonde | 1966 | 1978 7 | Fleetwood Mac | Rumours | 1977 61 | Eric B. 172 | Simon and Garfunkel | Bridge Over Troubled Water | 1970 121 | Elvis Costello | This Year's Model | 1978 466 | The Beach Boys | The Beach Boys Today! 352 | Eminem | The Slim Shady LP | 1999 433 | LCD Soundsystem | Sound of Silver | 2007 Send us a tip using our anonymous form. 200 | Sade | Diamond Life | 1984 43 | A Tribe Called Quest | The Low End Theory | 1991 187 | Ice Cube | AmeriKKKa's Most Wanted | 1990 439 | James Brown | Sex Machine | 1970 441 | Britney Spears | Blackout | 2007 474 | Big Star | #1 Record | 1972 462 | The Flying Burrito Brothers | The Gilded Palace of Sin | 1969 452 | Diana Ross & The Supremes | Anthology | 1974