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The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle (album) by Sex Pistols 

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The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle
The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle by Sex Pistols (1979)
Overall rank: 19,413th   Overall chart history
Average Rating: 
63/100 (from 24 votes)
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Accolades: Top albums of 1979 (241st)
Top albums of the 1970s (2,462nd)
Best albums of all time (19,413th)

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'79 German Virgin ed1: Sex Pistols: The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle. 2LP NM/MINT
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Sex Pistols bestography

The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle is NOT ranked as the best album by Sex Pistols. The best album by Sex Pistols is Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols which is ranked number 61 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 21,402.

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The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle track list

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1.God Save the Queen [Symphony]
72/100 (3 votes)
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2.Rock Around the Clock
74/100 (4 votes)
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3.Johnny B. Goode
72/100 (3 votes)
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4.Roadrunner
75/100 (4 votes)
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5.Black Arabs
72/100 (3 votes)
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6.Anarchy in the U.K.
77/100 (3 votes)
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7.Whatcha Gonna Do About It?
73/100 (3 votes)
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8.Who Killed Bambi?
74/100 (3 votes)
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9.Silly Thing
80/100 (3 votes)
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10.Substitute
72/100 (3 votes)
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11.Don't Give Me No Lip Child
72/100 (3 votes)
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12.(I'm Not Your) Steppin' Stone
73/100 (5 votes)
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13.Lonely Boy
75/100 (5 votes)
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14.Something Else
80/100 (5 votes)
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15.L' Anarchie pour le U.K.
73/100 (4 votes)
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16.Einmal War Belson Bortrefflich
78/100 (2 votes)
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17.Einmal War Belson Wirflich Bortrefflich
78/100 (2 votes)
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18.No One Is Innocent
74/100 (3 votes)
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19.My Way
79/100 (9 votes)
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20.C'mon Everybody
79/100 (3 votes)
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21.EMI (Orch)
72/100 (3 votes)
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22.Great Rock 'N' Roll Swindle
73/100 (3 votes)
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23.You Need Hands
73/100 (3 votes)
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24.Friggin' in the Riggin'
72/100 (4 votes)
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The tracks on this album have an average rating of 75 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated.)

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Average Rating: 
63/100 (from 24 votes)
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70/100
06/24/2014 04:51
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65/100
06/07/2014 18:39
66/100
 
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05/18/2014 19:28
66/100
 
80/100
04/05/2014 10:23
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From ffudnebbuh 08/31/2011 11:46
"My way" is hilarious...the movie "Goodfellas" closes with it.
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