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The best album by Swans is The Seer which is ranked number 500 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 3,358.

Swans is ranked number 198 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 10,019.

Members who like this artist also like: My Bloody Valentine, Pixies and Joy Division.

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Swans best albums

The following albums by Swans 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 SeerUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2012Appears in:210 charts
Rank in 2012:6Rank Score:3,358
Rank in 2010s30Overall Rank:500
Average Rating:  80/100 (276 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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2.

To Be KindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2014Appears in:205 charts
Rank in 2014:3Rank Score:1,944
Rank in 2010s50Overall Rank:809
Average Rating:  80/100 (310 votes)
Comments: 62 comments
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3.

Soundtracks For The BlindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1996Appears in:92 charts
Rank in 1996:23Rank Score:1,667
Rank in 1990s216Overall Rank:945
Average Rating:  82/100 (127 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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4.

Children Of GodUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1987Appears in:63 charts
Rank in 1987:29Rank Score:1,061
Rank in 1980s223Overall Rank:1,365
Average Rating:  79/100 (97 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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5.

White Light From The Mouth Of InfinityUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1991Appears in:57 charts
Rank in 1991:43Rank Score:446
Rank in 1990s585Overall Rank:2,754
Average Rating:  77/100 (79 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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6.

The Great AnnihilatorUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1995Appears in:38 charts
Rank in 1995:87Rank Score:316
Rank in 1990s772Overall Rank:3,667
Average Rating:  78/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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7.

FilthUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1983Appears in:32 charts
Rank in 1983:59Rank Score:303
Rank in 1980s623Overall Rank:3,774
Average Rating:  74/100 (78 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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8.

My Father Will Guide Me Up A Rope To The SkyUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2010Appears in:43 charts
Rank in 2010:88Rank Score:299
Rank in 2010s350Overall Rank:3,810
Average Rating:  74/100 (82 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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9.

Swans Are DeadUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1998Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1998:104Rank Score:202
Rank in 1990s1,079Overall Rank:5,144
Average Rating:  74/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.

The Burning WorldUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1989Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1989:164Rank Score:94
Rank in 1980s1,489Overall Rank:9,518
Average Rating:  67/100 (30 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Overall band rank: 198

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

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1.She Loves Us!
(from the album To Be Kind)
 88/100 (82 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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2.Screen Shot
(from the album To Be Kind)
 88/100 (94 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.Oxygen
(from the album To Be Kind)
 87/100 (84 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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4.A Little God In My Hands
(from the album To Be Kind)
 87/100 (92 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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5.Lunacy
(from the album The Seer)
 87/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.Helpless Child
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 87/100 (24 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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7.Bring The Sun" / "Toussaint L'Ouverture
(from the album To Be Kind)
 86/100 (87 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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8.A Piece Of The Sky
(from the album The Seer)
 86/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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9.Nathalie Neal
(from the album To Be Kind)
 85/100 (73 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.Songs For A Warrior
(from the album The Seer)
 85/100 (62 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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11.The Sound
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 85/100 (24 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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12.The Seer
(from the album The Seer)
 85/100 (60 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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13.Just A Little Boy (For Chester Burnett)
(from the album To Be Kind)
 85/100 (85 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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14.The Seer Returns
(from the album The Seer)
 85/100 (60 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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15.To Be Kind
(from the album To Be Kind)
 84/100 (79 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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16.The Apostate
(from the album The Seer)
 84/100 (53 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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17.Kirsten Supine
(from the album To Be Kind)
 84/100 (75 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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18.Avatar
(from the album The Seer)
 84/100 (58 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.All Lined Up
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 84/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.The Beautiful Days
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 84/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Swans ratings

Average Rating: 
81/100 (from 41 votes)
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80/100
03/01/2015 22:40
63/100
 
70/100
01/25/2015 21:37
97/100
 
80/100
01/22/2015 20:31
82/100
 
100/100
11/17/2014 20:58
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73/100
 
85/100
10/09/2014 12:29
73/100

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From PrinterCat 10/19/2014 09:46
Eccentric material, but it's definitely worth a listen.
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From diguhba 09/23/2014 14:42
best band to discover discography
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Rating:  
100/100
From Floydian567 06/10/2014 09:07
Swans are the greatest thing that is criminally underrated here, god damn!
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Rating:  
100/100
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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Rating:  
75/100
From cartoken 12/08/2012 16:39
The most underrated influential band.
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