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Fairport Convention United Kingdom 

The best album by Fairport Convention is Liege And Lief which is ranked number 917 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 2,118.

Fairport Convention is ranked number 399 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 4,688.

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Fairport Convention best albums

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

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Liege And LiefUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1969Appears in:153 charts
Rank in 1969:25Rank Score:2,118
Rank in 1960s92Overall Rank:917
Average Rating:  80/100 (174 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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2.

UnhalfbrickingUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1969Appears in:97 charts
Rank in 1969:37Rank Score:1,440
Rank in 1960s125Overall Rank:1,274
Average Rating:  78/100 (116 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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What We Did On Our HolidaysUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1969Appears in:35 charts
Rank in 1969:72Rank Score:436
Rank in 1960s261Overall Rank:3,366
Average Rating:  74/100 (54 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Full HouseUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1970Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1970:89Rank Score:302
Rank in 1970s831Overall Rank:4,487
Average Rating:  71/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Rising For The MoonUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1975Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1975:195Rank Score:75
Rank in 1970s2,001Overall Rank:13,932
Average Rating:  71/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Angel DelightUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1971Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1971:217Rank Score:71
Rank in 1970s2,068Overall Rank:14,501
Average Rating:  73/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Fairport ConventionUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1968Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 1968:186Rank Score:59
Rank in 1960s951Overall Rank:16,249
Average Rating:  73/100 (30 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Babbacombe LeeUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1971Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1971:285Rank Score:41
Rank in 1970s2,578Overall Rank:19,304
Average Rating:  74/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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HeydayUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1987Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1987:342Rank Score:26
Rank in 1980s3,230Overall Rank:22,724
Average Rating:  76/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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The Jewel In The CrownUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1995Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1995:503Rank Score:22
Rank in 1990s4,878Overall Rank:23,848
Average Rating:  76/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 399

This may not be a complete discography for Fairport Convention. 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!

Fairport Convention best tracks

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1.Genesis Hall
(from the album Unhalfbricking)
 87/100 (23 votes)
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2.Autopsy
(from the album Unhalfbricking)
 86/100 (21 votes)
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3.Matty Groves
(from the album Liege And Lief)
 85/100 (27 votes)
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4.Fotheringay
(from the album What We Did On Our Holidays)
 85/100 (10 votes)
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5.Tam Lin
(from the album Liege And Lief)
 84/100 (28 votes)
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6.Who Knows Where The Time Goes?
(from the album Unhalfbricking)
 84/100 (20 votes)
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7.A Sailor's Life
(from the album Unhalfbricking)
 83/100 (16 votes)
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8.Come All Ye
(from the album Liege And Lief)
 82/100 (27 votes)
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9.Farewell, Farewell
(from the album Liege And Lief)
 82/100 (27 votes)
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10.I'll Keep It With Mine
(from the album What We Did On Our Holidays)
 82/100 (10 votes)
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11.Meet On The Ledge
(from the album What We Did On Our Holidays)
 82/100 (6 votes)
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12.Percy's Song
(from the album Unhalfbricking)
 81/100 (15 votes)
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13.Crazy Man Michael
(from the album Liege And Lief)
 81/100 (24 votes)
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14.Si Tu Dois Partir
(from the album Unhalfbricking)
 81/100 (17 votes)
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15.Million Dollar Bash
(from the album Unhalfbricking)
 81/100 (13 votes)
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16.Book Song
(from the album What We Did On Our Holidays)
 81/100 (4 votes)
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17.She Moves Through The Fair
(from the album What We Did On Our Holidays)
 81/100 (8 votes)
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18.Cajun Woman
(from the album Unhalfbricking)
 80/100 (15 votes)
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19.Reynardine
(from the album Liege And Lief)
 80/100 (25 votes)
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20.No Man's Land
(from the album What We Did On Our Holidays)
 79/100 (4 votes)
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Fairport Convention ratings

Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 17 votes)
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From Captain_Dude 07/06/2011 05:43
England's answer to Jefferson Airplane. Electric folk didn't get any better than this and Richard Thompson survived the electric folk era to go on to even more essential recordings. Make sure you check out the Richard and Linda Thompson albums. They're classics.
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