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The Animals United Kingdom 

The best album by The Animals is The Animals which is ranked number 3,302 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 446.

The Animals is ranked number 1,319 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 966.

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The Animals best albums

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

Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Release Date | Title
RankAlbumArtist
1.

The AnimalsUnited Kingdom The Animals
Year of Release:1964Appears in:95 charts
Rank in 1964:18Rank Score:446
Rank in 1960s253Overall Rank:3,302
Average Rating:  76/100 (80 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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2.

AnimalismUnited Kingdom The Animals
Year of Release:1966Appears in:35 charts
Rank in 1966:34Rank Score:259
Rank in 1960s352Overall Rank:5,019
Average Rating:  76/100 (43 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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3.

The Best Of The Animals
Compilation
United Kingdom The Animals
Year of Release:1966Appears in:18 charts
Rank in 1966:82Rank Score:88
Rank in 1960s760Overall Rank:12,018
Average Rating:  76/100 (35 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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4.

Animal TracksUnited Kingdom The Animals
Year of Release:1965Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1965:93Rank Score:54
Rank in 1960s1,001Overall Rank:17,150
Average Rating:  73/100 (25 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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5.

The Animals (1995)
Compilation
United Kingdom The Animals
Year of Release:1995Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1995:385Rank Score:49
Rank in 1990s3,703Overall Rank:17,914
Average Rating:  76/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.

RetrospectiveUnited Kingdom The Animals
Year of Release:2004Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 2004:500Rank Score:36
Rank in 2000s5,648Overall Rank:20,320
Average Rating:  73/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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7.

AnimalizationUnited Kingdom The Animals
Year of Release:1966Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 1966:133Rank Score:31
Rank in 1960s1,227Overall Rank:21,339
Average Rating:  72/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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8.

Before We Were So Rudely InterruptedUnited Kingdom The Animals
Year of Release:1977Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1977:493Rank Score:3
Rank in 1970s5,062Overall Rank:45,302
Average Rating:  69/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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9.

The Most Of The Animals
Compilation
United Kingdom The Animals
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1971:None
Rank in 1970sNone
Average Rating:  69/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.

The Complete Animals
Compilation
United Kingdom The Animals
Year of Release:1990Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1990:None
Rank in 1990sNone
Average Rating:  74/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 1,319

This may not be a complete discography for The Animals. 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!

The Animals best tracks

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1.The House Of The Rising Sun
(from the album The Animals)
 89/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2.Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
(from the album The Best Of The Animals)
 86/100 (22 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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3.We Gotta Get Out Of This Place
(from the album The Best Of The Animals)
 86/100 (14 votes)
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4.It's My Life
(from the album The Best Of The Animals)
 83/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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5.We've Gotta Get Out Of This Place
(from the album The Animals (1995))
 83/100 (5 votes)
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6.House Of The Rising Sun
(from the album The Best Of The Animals)
 83/100 (10 votes)
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7.Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
(from the album The Animals (1995))
 82/100 (5 votes)
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8.House Of The Rising Sun
(from the album The Animals (1995))
 82/100 (5 votes)
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9.It's My Life
(from the album The Animals (1995))
 81/100 (5 votes)
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10.Spill The Wine
(from the album Retrospective)
 81/100 (5 votes)
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11.Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
(from the album Retrospective)
 81/100 (6 votes)
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12.Don't Bring Me Down
(from the album Retrospective)
 80/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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13.House Of The Rising Sun
(from the album Retrospective)
 80/100 (7 votes)
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14.We Gotta Get Out Of This Place
(from the album Retrospective)
 80/100 (6 votes)
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15.Bring It On Home To Me
(from the album The Animals (1995))
 79/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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16.It's My Life
(from the album Retrospective)
 79/100 (6 votes)
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17.When I Was Young
(from the album Retrospective)
 79/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.Bring It On Home To Me
(from the album The Best Of The Animals)
 79/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.I'm Mad Again
(from the album The Animals)
 78/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.Inside Looking Out
(from the album Animalization)
 78/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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The Animals ratings

Average Rating: 
74/100 (from 25 votes)
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85/100
10/24/2016 19:46
69/100
 
75/100
10/19/2016 02:38
75/100
 
70/100
09/29/2016 20:38
86/100
 
60/100
07/18/2016 14:37
64/100
 
65/100
06/20/2016 14:20
66/100

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From albumceleste 10/19/2016 02:42
A very good blues band with a HUGE singer. Their first two albums -maybe their first 3- are consistently good. They were playing the same league as the Yardbirds and maybe early Rolling Stones but when music changed after the Beatles 65-66 musical revolution they fell behind and their style was suddenly old overnight.
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From Gerard1968 06/20/2016 14:23
Over their career the band line up have included an echidna, a wolverine and a ferret
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From antiloopje 09/03/2013 15:28
Most songs by this band seem to have "aged" more than songs by other bands (The Troggs for example also sound old, but still a lot "fresher"). This music seems out of time and ready to be forgotten (if not already by most). However, they do have 2 or 3 great songs, House of the Rising sun in the first place.
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From Johnnyo 06/29/2013 15:09
One of the seminal british bands of the mid '60's. Never up there with the Stones, Beatles or Kinks but still a very accomplished blues band.
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From Bobby Jean 09/18/2012 18:25
The early Animals is great. Love the sound of the group and also Eric Burdon sings great!
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From junodog4 09/04/2012 23:01
Playing the same game as the Rolling Stones and Beatles, with a little bit more bluesy influences. They just don't do it quite as well. They have their moments (Rising Sun, Misunderstood, etc...) but they have way too much filler, and their post 66 work is awful. Too bad - they have some great tracks.
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