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Fairport Convention United Kingdom 

The best album by Fairport Convention is Liege And Lief which is ranked number 955 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 1,648.

Fairport Convention is ranked number 395 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 3,763.

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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:107 charts
Rank in 1969:24Rank Score:1,648
Rank in 1960s96Overall Rank:955
Average Rating:  80/100 (127 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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2.

UnhalfbrickingUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1969Appears in:63 charts
Rank in 1969:36Rank Score:1,161
Rank in 1960s123Overall Rank:1,289
Average Rating:  79/100 (78 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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3.

What We Did On Our HolidaysUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1969Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 1969:65Rank Score:423
Rank in 1960s236Overall Rank:2,913
Average Rating:  74/100 (39 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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4.

Full HouseUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1970Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1970:90Rank Score:241
Rank in 1970s830Overall Rank:4,537
Average Rating:  70/100 (30 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Rising For The MoonUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1975Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1975:173Rank Score:74
Rank in 1970s1,735Overall Rank:11,847
Average Rating:  73/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Angel DelightUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1971Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1971:180Rank Score:70
Rank in 1970s1,786Overall Rank:12,331
Average Rating:  73/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Fairport ConventionUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1968Appears in:17 charts
Rank in 1968:180Rank Score:45
Rank in 1960s873Overall Rank:15,685
Average Rating:  74/100 (24 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Babbacombe LeeUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1971Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1971:235Rank Score:41
Rank in 1970s2,238Overall Rank:16,395
Average Rating:  73/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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HeydayUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1987Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 1987:281Rank Score:24
Rank in 1980s2,824Overall Rank:19,388
Average Rating:  76/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Tipplers TalesUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1978Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 1978:317Rank Score:10
Rank in 1970s3,101Overall Rank:26,093
Average Rating:  73/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 395

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 (20 votes)
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2.Autopsy
(from the album Unhalfbricking)
 86/100 (18 votes)
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3.Matty Groves
(from the album Liege And Lief)
 85/100 (22 votes)
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4.Fotheringay
(from the album What We Did On Our Holidays)
 85/100 (9 votes)
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5.Tam Lin
(from the album Liege And Lief)
 85/100 (22 votes)
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6.Who Knows Where The Time Goes?
(from the album Unhalfbricking)
 85/100 (18 votes)
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7.A Sailor's Life
(from the album Unhalfbricking)
 84/100 (14 votes)
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8.Farewell, Farewell
(from the album Liege And Lief)
 84/100 (20 votes)
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9.Come All Ye
(from the album Liege And Lief)
 83/100 (20 votes)
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10.Crazy Man Michael
(from the album Liege And Lief)
 83/100 (19 votes)
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11.I'll Keep It With Mine
(from the album What We Did On Our Holidays)
 83/100 (8 votes)
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12.Si Tu Dois Partir
(from the album Unhalfbricking)
 82/100 (15 votes)
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13.Percy's Song
(from the album Unhalfbricking)
 82/100 (13 votes)
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14.Million Dollar Bash
(from the album Unhalfbricking)
 82/100 (11 votes)
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15.Cajun Woman
(from the album Unhalfbricking)
 82/100 (13 votes)
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16.Book Song
(from the album What We Did On Our Holidays)
 82/100 (3 votes)
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17.The Deserter
(from the album Liege And Lief)
 82/100 (20 votes)
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18.Reynardine
(from the album Liege And Lief)
 81/100 (17 votes)
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19.She Moves Through The Fair
(from the album What We Did On Our Holidays)
 80/100 (6 votes)
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20.Medley: The Lark In The Morning/Rakish Paddy/The Foxhunter's Jig/Toss T
(from the album Liege And Lief)
 80/100 (17 votes)
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Fairport Convention ratings

Average Rating: 
78/100 (from 14 votes)
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01/21/2015 19:56
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90/100
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62/100
 
85/100
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87/100

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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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