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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 4,135.

Swans is ranked number 154 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 17,068.

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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:250 charts
Rank in 2012:8Rank Score:4,135
Rank in 2010s36Overall Rank:500
Average Rating:  81/100 (389 votes)
Comments: 35 comments
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2.

To Be KindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2014Appears in:281 charts
Rank in 2014:2Rank Score:4,026
Rank in 2010s38Overall Rank:511
Average Rating:  81/100 (456 votes)
Comments: 70 comments
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3.

Soundtracks For The BlindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1996Appears in:158 charts
Rank in 1996:12Rank Score:3,494
Rank in 1990s123Overall Rank:589
Average Rating:  82/100 (211 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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4.

Children Of GodUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1987Appears in:103 charts
Rank in 1987:28Rank Score:1,275
Rank in 1980s232Overall Rank:1,420
Average Rating:  79/100 (142 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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5.

White Light From The Mouth Of InfinityUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1991Appears in:81 charts
Rank in 1991:27Rank Score:1,058
Rank in 1990s355Overall Rank:1,654
Average Rating:  79/100 (118 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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6.

The Great AnnihilatorUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1995Appears in:54 charts
Rank in 1995:62Rank Score:550
Rank in 1990s568Overall Rank:2,787
Average Rating:  78/100 (97 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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7.

FilthUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1983Appears in:62 charts
Rank in 1983:39Rank Score:518
Rank in 1980s482Overall Rank:2,927
Average Rating:  74/100 (119 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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8.

Swans Are DeadUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1998Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1998:73Rank Score:439
Rank in 1990s687Overall Rank:3,351
Average Rating:  76/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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9.

My Father Will Guide Me Up A Rope To The SkyUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2010Appears in:61 charts
Rank in 2010:79Rank Score:369
Rank in 2010s399Overall Rank:3,823
Average Rating:  74/100 (117 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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10.

The Glowing ManUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2016Appears in:54 charts
Rank in 2016:25Rank Score:158
Rank in 2010s946Overall Rank:7,407
Average Rating:  79/100 (109 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Overall band rank: 154

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)
 91/100 (69 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2.Oxygen
(from the album To Be Kind)
 89/100 (114 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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3.The Sound
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 89/100 (48 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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4.Screen Shot
(from the album To Be Kind)
 88/100 (125 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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5.A Piece Of The Sky
(from the album The Seer)
 88/100 (84 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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6.Lunacy
(from the album The Seer)
 88/100 (91 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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7.Bring The Sun / Toussaint L'Ouverture
(from the album To Be Kind)
 88/100 (114 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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8.A Little God In My Hands
(from the album To Be Kind)
 88/100 (120 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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9.All Lined Up
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 88/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.She Loves Us!
(from the album To Be Kind)
 87/100 (112 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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11.I Was A Prisoner In Your Skull
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 87/100 (44 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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12.Volcano
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 87/100 (47 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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13.The Seer
(from the album The Seer)
 86/100 (83 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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14.Song For A Warrior
(from the album The Seer)
 86/100 (85 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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15.Love Will Save You
(from the album White Light From The Mouth Of Infinity)
 85/100 (27 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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16.Frankie M.
(from the album The Glowing Man)
 85/100 (26 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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17.Animus
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 85/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.The Glowing Man
(from the album The Glowing Man)
 85/100 (26 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.Just A Little Boy (For Chester Burnett)
(from the album To Be Kind)
 85/100 (108 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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20.The Beautiful Days
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 85/100 (42 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Swans ratings

Average Rating: 
82/100 (from 65 votes)
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70/100
11/27/2016 13:35
65/100
 
95/100
11/12/2016 00:58
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85/100
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90/100
 
95/100
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85/100
 
65/100
08/01/2016 17:58
74/100

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Swans comments

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From hazza231 10/17/2016 08:23
My problem with Swans is that their music is so great and original, nothing can come close to them. Good luck trying to find similar music. The Seer is the greatest feat of music I have heard and To Be Kind is the most interesting and exciting music I have listened to.
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80/100
From nipplefart 07/20/2015 08:43
Soundtracks for the Blind just might be the greatest album ever made.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +4 votes (4 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
100/100
From diguhba 09/23/2014 14:42
best band to discover discography
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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) | +6 votes (9 helpful | 3 unhelpful)
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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) | +10 votes (13 helpful | 3 unhelpful)
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75/100
From cartoken 12/08/2012 16:39
The most underrated influential band.
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