Top Ten Most Influential Albums


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61 The Joshua Tree - U2

Greatest album of all time

62 Hybrid Theory - Linkin Park

This album paved the way for modern rock music. Come on guys

63 Come On Over - Shania Twain

This phenomenal Country/Pop record inspired many artists (Taylor Swift, Carrie Underwood, Miranda Lambert etc). "Come On Over" is the best selling studio album by a female artist. It contains more near 8 superhits - Irina2932

64 Arrab Kaman - Tamer Hosny
65 La Vie En Rose - D'erlanger

one of the albums that started visual kei movement - ronluna

66 808s & Heartbreak - Kanye West
67 Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath

First heavy metal album ever.

68 In the Court of the Crimson King - King Crimson

The first album of the band that influenced some of the best bands of our time!

I consider this album absolutely essential to the development of prog. - IronSabbathPriest

69 The Fame Monster - Lady Gaga
70 Fallen - Evanescence
71 Eden - Sarah Brightman

This album paved the way for the entire pop-classical movement. It's because of Sarah that musicians like Charlotte Church and Josh Groban have careers.

72 Ray of Light - Madonna
73 Ark - L'Arc~en~Ciel
74 News Of The World - Queen

We Will Rock You changed music to what it now is. - Queen-aholic

75 Stripped - Christina Aguilera

Shes just unspeakably great!

Christina is the best

76 Sing When You're Winning - Robbie Williams
77 Meddle - Pink Floyd
78 Breakaway - Kelly Clarkson
79 Rocks - Aerosmith

many rockers like Slash are influenced by this album - ronluna

80 The Piper at the Gates of Dawn - Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd's first and only album to fully feature Syd Barrett. Was and still is considered one of the defining albums of the entire psychedelic rock genre.

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