Greatest Albums of the 20th Century

A Listmania! list by Ralph W. J. Brown "Magicman" (Brighton, UK)
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Marcus Garvey / Garvey's Ghost
1.  Marcus Garvey / Garvey's Ghost by Burning Spear
The list author says:
  "the best reggae album ever produced, and it's dub surpasses it !"
5.99   Used & New from: 3.56
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (19 customer reviews)

Electric Ladyland
2.  Electric Ladyland by Jimi Hendrix
The list author says:
  "greatest rock album of the 20th century"
30.27   Used & New from: 11.85

It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back
3.  It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back by Public Enemy
The list author says:
  "stunning angry chaotic hip hop which has never been bettered"
6.74   Used & New from: 1.48
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (43 customer reviews)

A Hard Day's Night
4.  A Hard Day's Night by The Beatles
The list author says:
  "The Boys at the peak of their popularity - Lennon's songwriting at it's best"
17.99   Used & New from: 2.80
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (82 customer reviews)

Abbey Road
5.  Abbey Road by The Beatles
The list author says:
  "The final chapter, McCartney's swansong, pop genius at work"
19.99   Used & New from: 0.66
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (234 customer reviews)

Still Crazy After All These Years
6.  Still Crazy After All These Years by Paul Simon
The list author says:
  "songwriting and playing of the very highest quality"
Used & New from: 2.80
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)

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Grace
7.  Grace by Jeff Buckley
The list author says:
  "singing and playing with astounding passion, Buckley was a rare talent"
Used & New from: 0.34
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (247 customer reviews)

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Countdown To Ecstasy
8.  Countdown To Ecstasy by Steely Dan
The list author says:
  "A perfect album"
5.47   Used & New from: 1.36
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (27 customer reviews)

Hounds Of Love
9.  Hounds Of Love by Kate Bush
The list author says:
  "we love Kate, she was flying here..."
18.41   Used & New from: 2.84
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (121 customer reviews)

Roxy Music
10.  Roxy Music by Roxy Music
The list author says:
  "a thrilling debut - art-rock at it's most pretentious."
6.90   Used & New from: 2.68
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (40 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

The Genius Of Ray Charles
11.  The Genius Of Ray Charles by Ray Charles
The list author says:
  "title says it all"
12.99   Used & New from: 1.82
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

What's Going On
12.  What's Going On by Marvin Gaye
The list author says:
  "moving, compassionate music from a great singer"
5.38   Used & New from: 1.37
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (97 customer reviews)

Innervisions
13.  Innervisions by Stevie Wonder
The list author says:
  "but anyway you should buy all of Stevie's work he's the greatest"
5.29   Used & New from: 3.50
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (61 customer reviews)

Blue
14.  Blue by Joni Mitchell
The list author says:
  "beautiful, original, amazing, she is still sounding so fresh"
5.20   Used & New from: 0.66
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (122 customer reviews)

Pet Sounds
15.  Pet Sounds by The Beach Boys
The list author says:
  "amazingly feminine rock album from the californian harmony beach boy grown up"
6.63   Used & New from: 0.99
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (110 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

I'm Still in Love With You
16.  I'm Still in Love With You by Al Green
The list author says:
  "but all of Al's work issublime"
Used & New from: 6.99
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)

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Funeral
17.  Funeral by Arcade Fire
The list author says:
  "tremendous !"
8.99   Used & New from: 2.67
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (151 customer reviews)

Aladdin Sane: Remastered
18.  Aladdin Sane: Remastered by David Bowie
The list author says:
  "My personal favourite Bowie album, he did seven masterpieces in a row inthe 70s"
10.35   Used & New from: 2.49
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (100 customer reviews)

Buena Vista Social Club Presents
19.  Buena Vista Social Club Presents by Ibrahim Ferrer
The list author says:
  "immaculate album of Cuban 'son' - just gorgeous"
12.65   Used & New from: 1.13
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews)

Kaya
20.  Kaya by Bob Marley
The list author says:
  "Bob's finest hour, amazing songwriting, playing, singing...."
5.77   Used & New from: 2.74
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

Very Best of
21.  Very Best of by Sam & Dave
The list author says:
  "the only greatest hits to get on my list - love this a LOT"
5.19   Used & New from: 1.59

Live At The Apollo (1962)
22.  Live At The Apollo (1962) by James Brown
The list author says:
  "the tightest band to ever hit the stage, with the dynamic powerhouse fronting"
2.25   Used & New from: 1.62
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love You
23.  I Never Loved A Man The Way I Love You by Aretha Franklin
The list author says:
  "a classic - Aretha finds her voice and never looks back"
6.69   Used & New from: 3.48
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Good Old Boys
24.  Good Old Boys by Randy Newman
The list author says:
  "America's greatest songwriter with his greatest collection"
14.04   Used & New from: 4.72
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

That's the Way of the World
25.  That's the Way of the World by Earth, Wind & Fire
The list author says:
  "a new era in soul music - their 1st album, still their best"
Used & New from: 68.95
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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