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The best album by Swans is The Seer which is ranked number 574 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 2,545.

Swans is ranked number 208 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 8,048.

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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:149 charts
Rank in 2012:8Rank Score:2,545
Rank in 2010s37Overall Rank:574
Average Rating: 80/100 (224 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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2.

Soundtracks For The BlindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1996Appears in:73 charts
Rank in 1996:23Rank Score:1,525
Rank in 1990s208Overall Rank:913
Average Rating: 81/100 (90 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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3.

To Be KindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2014Appears in:111 charts
Rank in 2014:1Rank Score:1,394
Rank in 2010s63Overall Rank:987
Average Rating: 84/100 (149 votes)
Comments: 32 comments
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4.

Children Of GodUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1987Appears in:52 charts
Rank in 1987:30Rank Score:865
Rank in 1980s243Overall Rank:1,479
Average Rating: 80/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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5.

White Light From The Mouth Of InfinityUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1991Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 1991:41Rank Score:455
Rank in 1990s540Overall Rank:2,496
Average Rating: 78/100 (59 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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6.

My Father Will Guide Me Up A Rope To The SkyUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2010Appears in:35 charts
Rank in 2010:78Rank Score:306
Rank in 2010s286Overall Rank:3,427
Average Rating: 75/100 (67 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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7.

The Great AnnihilatorUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1995Appears in:23 charts
Rank in 1995:88Rank Score:296
Rank in 1990s763Overall Rank:3,516
Average Rating: 79/100 (48 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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8.

FilthUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1983Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1983:74Rank Score:205
Rank in 1980s753Overall Rank:4,720
Average Rating: 76/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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9.

Swans Are DeadUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1998Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1998:164Rank Score:122
Rank in 1990s1,538Overall Rank:7,032
Average Rating: 78/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.

CopUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1984Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1984:133Rank Score:96
Rank in 1980s1,336Overall Rank:8,658
Average Rating: 75/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Overall band rank: 208

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Swans best tracks

The best tracks by Swans are listed below:

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1.She Loves Us!
(from the album To Be Kind)
90/100 (44 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2.Oxygen
(from the album To Be Kind)
89/100 (45 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.Bring The Sun" / "Toussaint L'Ouverture
(from the album To Be Kind)
89/100 (49 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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4.Screen Shot
(from the album To Be Kind)
88/100 (51 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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5.To Be Kind
(from the album To Be Kind)
88/100 (44 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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6.A Little God In My Hands
(from the album To Be Kind)
87/100 (49 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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7.Nathalie Neal
(from the album To Be Kind)
87/100 (40 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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8.A Piece Of The Sky
(from the album The Seer)
86/100 (42 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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9.Kirsten Supine
(from the album To Be Kind)
85/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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10.Lunacy
(from the album The Seer)
85/100 (46 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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11.Just A Little Boy (For Chester Burnett)
(from the album To Be Kind)
85/100 (46 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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12.Songs For A Warrior
(from the album The Seer)
84/100 (44 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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13.The Sound
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
84/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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14.Some Things We Do
(from the album To Be Kind)
84/100 (42 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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15.The Apostate
(from the album The Seer)
84/100 (39 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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16.The Seer Returns
(from the album The Seer)
83/100 (43 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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17.Mind/Body/Light/Sound
(from the album The Great Annihilator)
83/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.The Most Unfortunate Lie
(from the album White Light From The Mouth Of Infinity)
83/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.Avatar
(from the album The Seer)
83/100 (40 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.Animus
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
83/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Swans ratings

Average Rating: 
78/100 (from 35 votes)
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06/22/2014 04:54
86/100

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From Floydian567 06/10/2014 09:07
Swans are the greatest thing that is criminally underrated here, god damn!
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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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