The 500 Greatest Albums of All Times by Joe LevyFrom the editors of Rolling Stone magazine comes a new book, The 500 Greatest Albums of All Timea tribute to the finest popular music of all time. Whether youre looking for advice to round out your music collection or just inspiration for a heated argument, Rolling Stones 500 Greatest Albums of All Time is the essential guide to the best music of modern times from the worlds greatest music magazine.The albums included in this comprehensive book were chosen by 273 of the worlds pre-eminent musicians and critics ranging from Fats Domino to Moby. From the Beatles Sgt. Peppers to Nirvanas Nevermind, Ray Charles The Birth of Soul to the White Stripes Elephant, this book is packed with classics. Behind-the-scenes stories of the making of these albums are included, as well as rare photos of legendary recording studios including Abbey Road and Muscle Shoals. Topping the list of 500 are Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band (the Beatles, 1967), Pet Sounds (the Beach Boys, 1966), Revolver (the Beatles, 1966), Highway Revisited (Bob Dylan, 1965), Rubber Soul (the Beatles, 1965), Whats Going On (Marvin Gaye, 1971), Exile on Main Street (the Rolling Stones, 1972), London Calling (the Clash, 1980), Blonde on Blonde (Bob Dylan, 1966 ), and The White Album (the Beatles, 1968 ).
500 Greatest Albums of All Time
By striggos updated over 7 years ago. The lists presented were compiled based on votes from selected rock musicians, critics, and industry figures, and predominantly feature British and American music from the s and s. From onwards, the magazine published similarly titled lists in other countries around the world. In , Rolling Stone published a revised edition of the list drawing on the original and a later survey of albums in the s. It was made available in "bookazine" format on newstands in the US from April 27 to July Want to see other lists from the Discogs Community? Check out Recent Lists.
The lists were compiled based on votes from selected rock musicians, critics, and industry figures. The lists predominantly feature American and British music from the s and the s, topped by the Beatles' album Sgt. In , Rolling Stone published a revised edition of the list drawing on the original and a later survey of albums up until the early s. It was made available in "bookazine" format on newsstands in the US from April 27 to July The new list contained 38 albums not present in the previous one, 16 of them released after Brought to you by MetaBrainz Foundation and our sponsors and supporters.