Top 10 Most Underrated Pop / Rock Albums

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1Revolver - The Beatles

Every time I hear this, I'm amazed at two things: how much can be packed into two to two-and-a-half minutes, and how different each song sounds. Taxman is a hard, angry rocker; Eleanor Rigby is a sad but beautiful short story; I'm Only Sleeping is weird, but catchy, and just when you think it's over... here it comes again. Then we get Harison's Indian-influenced Love You To, which is the only song I dislike on the album; Here, There and Everywhere, tender emotional, and beautiful; then childish Yellow Submarine; and close out Side 1 with acid rocker She Said She Said. And Side 2 is just as good! Good Day Sunshine's piano and goofiness starts things off, followed by the daring double guitar line of And Your Bird Can Sing and the tearful For No One with its mellow horn part. Doctor Robert, which is rather obviously drug influenced, comes next, and then Harrison's I Want To Tell You, with its disonances. Finally we close the album with two very contrasting tracks: Got To Get You Into My ...more - beatles

Do you really think this album is underrated? Come on, I born knowing that this album exists - ChameleonKing

I think this is perhaps the greatest album ever made! - MikeFuller

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2The Paul Simon Songbook - Paul Simon
3Meddle - Pink Floyd

I have an obsession with Echoes, and love One Of These Days and Fearless. A great album. - PositronWildhawk

4Big Thing - Duran Duran
5Hearts and Bones - Paul Simon
6Watermark - Art Garfunkel
7Painkiller - Judas Priest
8The Beatles (The White Album) - The Beatles
9Bookends - Simon and Garfunkel
10Escapology - Robbie Williams

The Contenders

11Beatles for Sale - The Beatles
12Ocean Eyes - Owl City

The greatest thing of this is I didn't add it! However, I admit that Ocean Eyes as an album sucks. Each song is so different to the other! Hello Seattle is terrible, and On the wing and the saltwater room are completely different to the other songs of the album! However, if taken each song individually, they are amazing! Mosto of them, at least. - keyson

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13Forever Changes - Love
14Astral Weeks - Van Morrison
15All I Ever Wanted - Kelly Clarkson
16Speak - Lindsay Lohan
17X&Y - Coldplay
18Wednesday Morning, 3 AM - Simon and Garfunkel
19Songs About Jane - Maroon 5
20Help! - The Beatles
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1. Revolver - The Beatles
2. The Paul Simon Songbook - Paul Simon
3. Meddle - Pink Floyd
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