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Swans United States 

The best album by Swans is The Seer which is ranked number 524 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 3,344.

Swans is ranked number 196 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 11,034.

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

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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:215 charts
Rank in 2012:7Rank Score:3,344
Rank in 2010s35Overall Rank:524
Average Rating:  81/100 (312 votes)
Comments: 29 comments
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2.

To Be KindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2014Appears in:218 charts
Rank in 2014:3Rank Score:2,336
Rank in 2010s47Overall Rank:719
Average Rating:  81/100 (347 votes)
Comments: 64 comments
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3.

Soundtracks For The BlindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1996Appears in:101 charts
Rank in 1996:22Rank Score:1,855
Rank in 1990s200Overall Rank:884
Average Rating:  82/100 (146 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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4.

Children Of GodUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1987Appears in:70 charts
Rank in 1987:29Rank Score:1,048
Rank in 1980s237Overall Rank:1,441
Average Rating:  80/100 (109 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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5.

White Light From The Mouth Of InfinityUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1991Appears in:57 charts
Rank in 1991:42Rank Score:511
Rank in 1990s545Overall Rank:2,580
Average Rating:  78/100 (83 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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6.

The Great AnnihilatorUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1995Appears in:43 charts
Rank in 1995:64Rank Score:486
Rank in 1990s568Overall Rank:2,686
Average Rating:  78/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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7.

FilthUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1983Appears in:40 charts
Rank in 1983:57Rank Score:348
Rank in 1980s585Overall Rank:3,500
Average Rating:  74/100 (87 votes)
Comments: 9 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:300
Rank in 2010s368Overall Rank:3,918
Average Rating:  75/100 (89 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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9.

CopUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1984Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1984:97Rank Score:167
Rank in 1980s997Overall Rank:6,209
Average Rating:  74/100 (51 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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10.

Swans Are DeadUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1998Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1998:129Rank Score:165
Rank in 1990s1,319Overall Rank:6,300
Average Rating:  76/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Overall band rank: 196

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

#TrackRating
1.Helpless Child
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 90/100 (31 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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2.She Loves Us!
(from the album To Be Kind)
 88/100 (88 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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3.Screen Shot
(from the album To Be Kind)
 88/100 (99 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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4.Oxygen
(from the album To Be Kind)
 88/100 (88 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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5.Lunacy
(from the album The Seer)
 88/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.A Piece Of The Sky
(from the album The Seer)
 88/100 (67 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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7.A Little God In My Hands
(from the album To Be Kind)
 87/100 (97 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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8.Bring The Sun" / "Toussaint L'Ouverture
(from the album To Be Kind)
 87/100 (93 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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9.The Sound
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 87/100 (27 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.All Lined Up
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 87/100 (22 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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11.Songs For A Warrior
(from the album The Seer)
 86/100 (68 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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12.Volcano
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 86/100 (25 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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13.The Seer
(from the album The Seer)
 86/100 (67 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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14.I Was A Prisoner In Your Skull
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 86/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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15.Nathalie Neal
(from the album To Be Kind)
 85/100 (76 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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16.The Seer Returns
(from the album The Seer)
 85/100 (64 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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17.The Apostate
(from the album The Seer)
 85/100 (59 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.The Beautiful Days
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 85/100 (22 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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19.Just A Little Boy (For Chester Burnett)
(from the album To Be Kind)
 85/100 (89 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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20.To Be Kind
(from the album To Be Kind)
 85/100 (82 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Swans ratings

Average Rating: 
81/100 (from 48 votes)
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95/100
07/20/2015 08:42
75/100
 
85/100
07/07/2015 14:20
84/100
 
50/100
06/09/2015 19:53
72/100
 
90/100
05/22/2015 00:16
65/100
 
55/100
05/14/2015 23:08
59/100

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Swans comments

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From nipplefart 07/20/2015 08:43
Soundtracks for the Blind just might be the greatest album ever made.
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From PrinterCat 10/19/2014 09:46
Eccentric material, but it's definitely worth a listen.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +1 votes (1 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
100/100
From diguhba 09/23/2014 14:42
best band to discover discography
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +4 votes (4 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
100/100
From Floydian567 06/10/2014 09:07
Swans are the greatest thing that is criminally underrated here, god damn!
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +3 votes (6 helpful | 3 unhelpful)
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.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +8 votes (11 helpful | 3 unhelpful)
Rating:  
75/100
From cartoken 12/08/2012 16:39
The most underrated influential band.
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