Best Rock Albums of All Time (Excluding Greatest Hits)


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361 Deuce - Rory Gallagher
362 Far Beyond Driven - Pantera
363 No More Tears - Ozzy Osbourne
364 Demon Days - Gorillaz
365 21st Century Breakdown - Green Day
366 Night Visions - Imagine Dragons
367 Tre - Green Day
368 Nimrod - Green Day
369 The Razor's Edge - AC/DC
370 The General Electric - Shihad
371 Royal Blood - Royal Blood
372 (What's the Story) Morning Glory? - Oasis
373 Blue Blood - X Japan

X Japan is one of the most underrated bands out there, so it is only logical that their best album, Blue Blood, is one of the most underrated albums out there. This album contains some of their most beloved material, such as "X," "Enless Rain," "Rose of Pain," and the title track, "Blue Blood." The songs range from aggressive speed metal to emotional, classically influenced power ballads. The band even includes an experimental interlude track and an epic that's longer than your average SpongeBob episode. What's not to love?

374 In a Gadda Da Vida - Iron Butterfly
375 Ecliptica - Sonata Arctica
376 Queen II - Queen

Released in 1974, Queen throughout their long a career were amazing, classic and awe-inspiring though if you include this album in the essence of Queen (Which it Is) it will make Queen truly the most wide ranged Rock Act ever. Queen II is a Progressive Rock/Rock Opera/Heavy Metal Classic and was beyond perfection. Led Zep iv and Dark Side of the Moon are outstanding but this is better, Father to Son has Led Zep, The Who, Pink Floyd and wonderful Heavy Metal and Deep1970s toms. White Queen is an outstanding emotional epic, the harmonies and chords and instruments make the songs so emotionally powerful and you feel it. Someday One Day is a lovely Guitar Ballad with wonderful Guitar Sounds, Classic harmonies typical of the 70s, and different drumming and unique. Loser in the End features Bonhamesque drumming and Ogre Battle was the creation of Speed Metal. The Fairy Feller's Masterstroke is an Art Rock inspired piece. Nevermore is an outstanding tear dropping Piano and Vocal Ballad from ...more

First of all, Thriller is not rock, and A Night the opera is on here twice.
This is just fantastic, best rock album of all time (well, rubber soul would be my first, but it's not on here.
Just listen to march of the black queen and the fairy fellers master stroke, and you'll reasile nothing else can match this albums courage, diversity, and the bands pure talent

377 Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band - The Beatles

Are you kidding me!? If not for this album most all the others would not exist!

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378 Goodbye Yellow Brick Road - Elton John
379 Thriller - Michael Jackson
380 Ramones - The Ramones
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