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Van Dyke Parks United States 

The best album by Van Dyke Parks is Song Cycle which is ranked number 1,442 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 892.

Van Dyke Parks is ranked number 921 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 1,140.

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Van Dyke Parks best albums

The following albums by Van Dyke Parks are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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

Song CycleUnited States Van Dyke Parks
Year of Release:1968Appears in:39 charts
Rank in 1968:25Rank Score:897
Rank in 1960s136Overall Rank:1,435
Average Rating: 76/100 (44 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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2.

Discover AmericaUnited States Van Dyke Parks
Year of Release:1972Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1972:137Rank Score:105
Rank in 1970s1,235Overall Rank:7,866
Average Rating: 73/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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3.

Moonlighting: Live At The Ash GroveUnited States Van Dyke Parks
Year of Release:1998Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1998:270Rank Score:69
Rank in 1990s2,550Overall Rank:11,567
Average Rating: 75/100 (2 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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4.

Jump!United States Van Dyke Parks
Year of Release:1984Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 1984:191Rank Score:56
Rank in 1980s1,926Overall Rank:13,136
Average Rating: 76/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Tokyo RoseUnited States Van Dyke Parks
Year of Release:1989Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1989:369Rank Score:11
Rank in 1980s3,243Overall Rank:22,168
Average Rating: 72/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.

Clang Of The Yankee ReaperUnited States Van Dyke Parks
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1975:412Rank Score:1
Rank in 1970s4,061Overall Rank:36,804
Average Rating: Not enough data
Comments: 0 comments
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7.

Songs CycledUnited States Van Dyke Parks
Year of Release:2013
Rank in 2013:None
Rank in 2010sNone
Average Rating: 73/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 921

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Van Dyke Parks ratings

Average Rating: 
69/100 (from 4 votes)
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80/100
05/03/2013 18:04
84/100
 
65/100
10/28/2012 12:09
73/100
 
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01/12/2012 14:28
45/100
 
90/100
07/05/2011 18:35
74/100

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From Captain_Dude 07/05/2011 18:35
It's not for everyone, I know. You may not even like it on the first three listenings. But, there's just something about Van Dyke Parks that draws you in upon repeated listenings. SONG CYCLE is definitely the strongest...but, JUMP! is also very good. I went from "This is odd" to "This is Unique" to "This is unique" to "This is pretty damn cool." Yeah, it took about four times through. Stay with it. It's like a diet. You may not see results at first, but if you stick with it, you'll be very happy with the end result.
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