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The Soft Parade (album) by The Doors 

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The Soft Parade
The Soft Parade by The Doors (1969)
Overall rank: 1,365th   Overall chart history
Average Rating: 
72/100 (from 186 votes)
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Accolades: Top albums of 1969 (39th)
Top albums of the 1960s (126th)
Best albums of all time (1,365th)

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The Doors bestography

The Soft Parade is NOT ranked as the best album by The Doors. The best album by The Doors is The Doors which is ranked number 25 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 40,495.

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The Soft Parade track list

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1.Tell All The People
80/100 (33 votes)
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2.Touch Me
85/100 (78 votes)
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3.Shaman's Blues
79/100 (23 votes)
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4.Do It
76/100 (26 votes)
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5.Easy Ride
74/100 (26 votes)
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6.Wild Child
80/100 (28 votes)
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7.Runnin' Blue
76/100 (25 votes)
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8.Wishful Sinful
78/100 (31 votes)
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9.The Soft Parade
82/100 (37 votes)
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The tracks on this album have an average rating of 79 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated.)

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The Soft Parade ratings

Ratings for the album The Soft Parade by The Doors:

Average Rating: 
72/100 (from 186 votes)
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60/100
08/27/2014 23:31
68/100
 
75/100
08/20/2014 15:19
75/100
 
50/100
08/20/2014 05:22
67/100
 
95/100
08/06/2014 05:34
87/100
 
65/100
07/31/2014 07:07
56/100

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75/100
From JoaoMoreira 07/11/2013 03:30
Perhaps my "least favorite"... nonetheless, a very good album.
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From Kiki 05/01/2013 21:43
Much better than it sometimes gets credit for. Listen to it more people!
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85/100
From mlane5 03/22/2013 16:59
I feel like this is a great album.
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75/100
From junodog4 07/19/2012 04:34
Touch Me is a gem. The rest of this album is just OK.
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From mikeyskywalker 02/24/2010 07:18
Voluntas: The low creativeness from Jim wasn't actually from being drunk. At this point of his life, he was focusing on his poetry more than the music and let the band write the majority of the stuff. The stuff he does contribute to this album is amazing though. Wishful, Sinful is one of my favorites and he wrote it. He was more drunk on their next two albums, "Morrison Hotel," and "L.A. Woman."
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90/100
From voluntas 05/05/2009 23:17
An excellent example of Robby Krieger's hidden talents as a song writer, 'Tell All the People' and 'Touch Me' being the most popular examples. This period showed a lot more of the drunken Morrison, and Soft Parade exemplified his lowest creative spirit, sparing the title track which is likely one of his few greatest musical treasures.
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