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The best album by Gentle Giant is Octopus which is ranked number 1,905 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 935.

Gentle Giant is ranked number 547 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 3,257.

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Gentle Giant best albums

The following albums by Gentle Giant are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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1.

OctopusUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1972Appears in:58 charts
Rank in 1972:39Rank Score:935
Rank in 1970s396Overall Rank:1,905
Average Rating:  78/100 (82 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2.

In A Glass HouseUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1973Appears in:42 charts
Rank in 1973:63Rank Score:557
Rank in 1970s561Overall Rank:2,862
Average Rating:  79/100 (53 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.

Three FriendsUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1972Appears in:30 charts
Rank in 1972:71Rank Score:405
Rank in 1970s698Overall Rank:3,642
Average Rating:  76/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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The Power And The GloryUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1974Appears in:30 charts
Rank in 1974:66Rank Score:384
Rank in 1970s721Overall Rank:3,817
Average Rating:  76/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Free HandUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1975Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1975:87Rank Score:299
Rank in 1970s846Overall Rank:4,629
Average Rating:  77/100 (40 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Acquiring The TasteUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1971Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1971:105Rank Score:228
Rank in 1970s998Overall Rank:5,710
Average Rating:  78/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Playing The FoolUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1977Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1977:104Rank Score:191
Rank in 1970s1,111Overall Rank:6,531
Average Rating:  76/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Gentle GiantUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1970Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 1970:120Rank Score:173
Rank in 1970s1,169Overall Rank:7,041
Average Rating:  77/100 (35 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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The Missing PieceUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1977Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1977:239Rank Score:48
Rank in 1970s2,516Overall Rank:18,567
Average Rating:  69/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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CivilianUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1980Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1980:370Rank Score:18
Rank in 1980s3,787Overall Rank:27,108
Average Rating:  67/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 547

This may not be a complete discography for Gentle Giant. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

Gentle Giant best tracks

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1.Proclamation
(from the album The Power And The Glory)
 82/100 (10 votes)
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2.Three Friends
(from the album Three Friends)
 82/100 (10 votes)
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3.Valedictory
(from the album The Power And The Glory)
 81/100 (9 votes)
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4.Playing The Game
(from the album The Power And The Glory)
 80/100 (11 votes)
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5.Peel The Paint
(from the album Three Friends)
 80/100 (10 votes)
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6.In A Glass House
(from the album In A Glass House)
 80/100 (7 votes)
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7.Free Hand
(from the album Free Hand)
 80/100 (6 votes)
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8.Mister Class And Quality?
(from the album Three Friends)
 79/100 (10 votes)
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9.Cogs In Cogs
(from the album The Power And The Glory)
 79/100 (9 votes)
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10.Way Of Life
(from the album In A Glass House)
 79/100 (7 votes)
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11.On Reflection
(from the album Free Hand)
 79/100 (5 votes)
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12.The Runaway
(from the album In A Glass House)
 79/100 (7 votes)
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13.Prologue
(from the album Three Friends)
 79/100 (10 votes)
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14.Schooldays
(from the album Three Friends)
 78/100 (10 votes)
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15.Alucard
(from the album Gentle Giant)
 78/100 (7 votes)
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16.Time To Kill
(from the album Free Hand)
 78/100 (5 votes)
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17.Working All Day
(from the album Three Friends)
 78/100 (10 votes)
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18.Giant
(from the album Gentle Giant)
 78/100 (6 votes)
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19.An Inmates Lullaby
(from the album In A Glass House)
 78/100 (7 votes)
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20.Face
(from the album The Power And The Glory)
 77/100 (9 votes)
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Gentle Giant ratings

Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 18 votes)
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70/100
11/07/2016 18:53
51/100
 
90/100
09/15/2016 16:22
80/100
 
35/100
05/24/2016 23:19
65/100
 
70/100
04/07/2016 20:56
72/100
 
80/100
02/28/2016 14:20
68/100

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Rating:  
90/100
From Defago 09/26/2012 03:50
I don't get how this guys aren't higher in the rankings. One of the best of the classic prog bands.
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From Deckiller 08/29/2012 08:48
Diverse and intriguing, Gentle Giant were one of the highlights of mid-70s prog.
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For people who can stand prog and who love vocal harmonies this is the band.
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