Best Elton John Albums

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The Top Ten

1 Goodbye Yellow Brick Road

While I love all of Elton John's albums, this one really hit a chord with me. It was the first Elton John album I had ever heard, and I fell in love with his music after that. "Funeral For A Friend/Love Lies Bleeding" is one of my all-time favorite Elton John songs. Plus, "I've Seen That Movie Too" is one of his most underrated ballads. Great place for anyone just starting with Elton John!

Elton's masterpiece. Funeral for a Friend/Love Lies Bleeding is just epic, remembering Elton wrote the first part while thinking of the music to be played on his funeral, and Candle in the Wind is of course one of Elton's greatest creations... Jamaica Jerks Off is a funny song, not to mention Saturday Night's Alright and Bennie and the Jets. Well done, Elton and band and Bernie.

This has got to be his best 17 songs double album value for money. Funeral for a friend is immense, bennie and the jets is cool, candle in the wind is beautiful, grey seal catchy, saturday nights alright elton at his most rocking and the title track is so so good probably his best song with Rocket man! Captain Fantastic 2nd Honkey Chataeu 3rd

This album is fantastic from beginning to end with mindblowing piano bits and unforgettable lyrics. This album has the beautiful “Candle In the Wind” and the great “Bennie and the Jets”. This is a must-hear for piano fans, Beatles fans, rock fans, pop fans, and just fans in general!

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2 Madman Across the Water

Tiny Dancer, Levon, and the title cut all on the same album: amazing!

My first Elton John album. A masterpiece...

3 Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy

Someone saved someone saved someone saved my life tonight by making this

Masterpeace for all times

Toptrack album from Elton john, good and professional concert facility for him in future could be horsens musicart city in denmark.

And good place for Elton john to record album in future is puk studio, city Gjerlev near randers in denmark.

4 Don't Shoot Me I'm Only the Piano Player
5 Elton John
6 Tumbleweed Connection

Brilliant combination of Country and Blues. Brilliant combination of John and Taupin. Brilliant paradox of no hit single but best song Elton John never wrote, Love Song. Probably greatest under the radar album of all time.

7 Honky Chateau
8 Caribou
9 The Diving Board
10 Rock of the Westies

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The Contenders

11 Blue Moves
12 The Captain and the Kid
13 Sleeping With the Past
14 Too Low for Zero
15 Single Man
16 Songs from the West Coast
17 The One
18 Reg Strikes Back
19 Empty Sky
20 Breaking Hearts
21 Wonderful Crazy Night
22 Ice On Fire
23 17-11-70
24 Jump Up!
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