Greatest Debut Albums of All Time

Greatest Debut Album of All Time for any style of music.

The Top Ten

1 Appetite for Destruction - Guns N' Roses

How the hell is this not number 1!?!?! It's the best selling debut album! - DunnaNunnaBatman

This is supposed to be number one - bobbythebrony

2 Are You Experienced - The Jimi Hendrix Experience

Better than Electric Ladyland. This has most of the hits: Purple Haze, Wind Cries Mary, Hey Joe, Fire, Foxey Lady, Red House... definitely his best - dlbk03

3 Kill 'Em All - Metallica
4 Never Mind the Bollocks, Here's the Sex Pistols - The Sex Pistols
5 In the Court of the Crimson King - King Crimson
6 Ready to Die - The Notorious B.I.G.
7 Alice in Hell - Annihilator
8 Rage Against the Machine - Rage Against the Machine
9 Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath

It's kind of strange to think that metal was born in only one day. This album blows my mind every time I listen to it. Pure heavy, blues, magic.

10 Marquee Moon - Television

The Contenders

11 Illmatic - Nas
12 Please Please Me - The Beatles
13 The Ramones - The Ramones

Punk starts here - RecklessGreed

14 Hybrid Theory - Linkin Park

My opinion that Should be number 1. Best debut album all of time.

15 High Voltage - AC/DC
16 Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) - Wu-Tang Clan
17 Fallen - Evanescence
18 The Clash - The Clash
19 Dire Straits - Dire Straits

I recommand it to all who haven't heard it yet. It's definitely one of the greatest debut albums ever and one of Dire Straits' most finest albums

20 Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin

To this day you still hear the songs on the radio

Really this low? This album rules!

21 The Doors - The Doors

Anything with Light My Fire, Break on Through, and The End is good in my book. - PetSounds

22 The Piper at the Gates of Dawn - Pink Floyd
23 Dream With Me - Jackie Evancho
24 Amerikkka's Most Wanted - Ice Cube
25 Santana - Santana
26 Ten - Pearl Jam
27 Iron Maiden - Iron Maiden
28 Blizzard of Ozz - Ozzy Osbourne
29 The Velvet Underground & Nico - The Velvet Underground
30 The Fame - Lady Gaga
31 Queen - Queen
32 Bleach - Nirvana
33 Hot Fuss - The Killers
34 Definitely Maybe - Oasis
35 With His Hot and Blue Guitar - Johnny Cash
36 Licensed to Ill - Beastie Boys
37 Mr. Tambourine Man - The Byrds

The Byrds were often called "the American Beatles"

38 Buffalo Springfield - Buffalo Springfield

A great band who did not get along well, and hated touring, so dissolved after a short time. the HOF careers of its HOF members like Stephen Stills, Neil Young, Richie Furay, and Jim Messina prove just how great they could have been.

39 Fresh Cream - Cream
40 Crosby, Stills & Nash - Crosby, Stills & Nash

Classic album, with Neil Young looking out the window on the back of the cover.

41 The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan - Bob Dylan

Real name: Robert Zimmerman

Not a debut album - RecklessGreed

42 Eagles - Eagles
43 Elton John - Elton John
44 #1 Record - Big Star
45 Horses - Patti Smith
46 The Stooges - The Stooges
47 Jackson Browne - Jackson Browne
48 My Aim Is True - Elvis Costello
49 Come Away With Me - Norah Jones
50 The Allman Brothers Band - The Allman Brothers Band
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