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The best album by Swans is The Seer which is ranked number 658 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 2,062.

Swans is ranked number 273 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 5,591.

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Swans best albums

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

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

The SeerUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2012Appears in:124 charts
Rank in 2012:9Rank Score:2,062
Rank in 2010s41Overall Rank:658
Average Rating: 79/100 (193 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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2.

Soundtracks For The BlindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1996Appears in:59 charts
Rank in 1996:28Rank Score:1,121
Rank in 1990s258Overall Rank:1,124
Average Rating: 82/100 (68 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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3.

Children Of GodUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1987Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 1987:32Rank Score:704
Rank in 1980s267Overall Rank:1,675
Average Rating: 79/100 (50 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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4.

White Light From The Mouth Of InfinityUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1991Appears in:38 charts
Rank in 1991:41Rank Score:437
Rank in 1990s531Overall Rank:2,450
Average Rating: 78/100 (45 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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5.

FilthUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1983Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1983:46Rank Score:343
Rank in 1980s476Overall Rank:2,962
Average Rating: 75/100 (42 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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6.

The Great AnnihilatorUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1995Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1995:82Rank Score:309
Rank in 1990s710Overall Rank:3,258
Average Rating: 78/100 (37 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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7.

My Father Will Guide Me Up A Rope To The SkyUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2010Appears in:29 charts
Rank in 2010:80Rank Score:289
Rank in 2010s273Overall Rank:3,448
Average Rating: 75/100 (50 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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8.

The Burning WorldUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1989Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1989:153Rank Score:89
Rank in 1980s1,369Overall Rank:8,983
Average Rating: 70/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Swans Are DeadUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1998Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1998:244Rank Score:78
Rank in 1990s2,242Overall Rank:10,113
Average Rating: 75/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.

Young GodUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1984Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 1984:172Rank Score:60
Rank in 1980s1,773Overall Rank:12,157
Average Rating: 72/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 273

This may not be a complete discography for Swans. 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!

Swans best tracks

The best tracks by Swans are listed below:

#TrackRating
1.A Piece Of The Sky
(from the album The Seer)
84/100 (29 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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2.The Seer Returns
(from the album The Seer)
84/100 (31 votes)
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3.Songs For A Warrior
(from the album The Seer)
83/100 (31 votes)
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4.The Sound
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
83/100 (11 votes)
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5.Failure
(from the album White Light From The Mouth Of Infinity)
83/100 (9 votes)
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6.Lunacy
(from the album The Seer)
83/100 (33 votes)
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7.The Most Unfortunate Lie
(from the album White Light From The Mouth Of Infinity)
83/100 (8 votes)
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8.Love Will Save You
(from the album White Light From The Mouth Of Infinity)
83/100 (10 votes)
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9.Animus
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
83/100 (9 votes)
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10.Helpless Child
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
83/100 (9 votes)
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11.Better Than You
(from the album White Light From The Mouth Of Infinity)
83/100 (10 votes)
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12.In My Garden
(from the album Children Of God)
83/100 (7 votes)
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13.The Final Sacrifice
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
83/100 (9 votes)
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14.You Know Nothing
(from the album White Light From The Mouth Of Infinity)
82/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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15.Right Wrong
(from the album Filth)
82/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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16.Power & Sacrifice
(from the album White Light From The Mouth Of Infinity)
82/100 (8 votes)
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17.The Seer
(from the album The Seer)
82/100 (29 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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18.The Beautiful Days
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
82/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.Mother Of The World
(from the album The Seer)
82/100 (31 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.All Lined Up
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
82/100 (9 votes)
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Swans ratings

Average Rating: 
82/100 (from 22 votes)
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From Kalos 11/22/2013 22:02
beyond the rock music itself..so intense..seen them last summer in Catania..the best show I've seen so far..
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From SquishypuffDave 01/24/2013 09:12
No bloody way The Seer is #1 Swans album.
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From cartoken 12/08/2012 16:39
The most underrated influential band.
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No Swans album in top 1000; This is ridiculous! They were well ahead of their time.
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