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The best album by Swans is The Seer which is ranked number 474 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 3,459.

Swans is ranked number 203 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 9,462.

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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:194 charts
Rank in 2012:6Rank Score:3,459
Rank in 2010s30Overall Rank:474
Average Rating:  81/100 (272 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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2.

Soundtracks For The BlindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1996Appears in:90 charts
Rank in 1996:24Rank Score:1,650
Rank in 1990s213Overall Rank:931
Average Rating:  82/100 (123 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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3.

To Be KindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2014Appears in:200 charts
Rank in 2014:3Rank Score:1,564
Rank in 2010s66Overall Rank:977
Average Rating:  81/100 (288 votes)
Comments: 59 comments
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4.

Children Of GodUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1987Appears in:59 charts
Rank in 1987:30Rank Score:886
Rank in 1980s254Overall Rank:1,561
Average Rating:  80/100 (93 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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5.

White Light From The Mouth Of InfinityUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1991Appears in:48 charts
Rank in 1991:49Rank Score:403
Rank in 1990s646Overall Rank:2,975
Average Rating:  77/100 (76 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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6.

The Great AnnihilatorUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1995Appears in:35 charts
Rank in 1995:82Rank Score:346
Rank in 1990s729Overall Rank:3,382
Average Rating:  78/100 (62 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:41 charts
Rank in 2010:85Rank Score:299
Rank in 2010s330Overall Rank:3,793
Average Rating:  75/100 (82 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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8.

FilthUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1983Appears in:30 charts
Rank in 1983:58Rank Score:295
Rank in 1980s606Overall Rank:3,829
Average Rating:  73/100 (77 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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9.

Swans Are DeadUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1998Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1998:153Rank Score:140
Rank in 1990s1,486Overall Rank:6,815
Average Rating:  76/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.

The Burning WorldUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1989Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1989:160Rank Score:92
Rank in 1980s1,472Overall Rank:9,666
Average Rating:  67/100 (30 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Overall band rank: 203

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.Screen Shot
(from the album To Be Kind)
 88/100 (88 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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2.Oxygen
(from the album To Be Kind)
 88/100 (78 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.She Loves Us!
(from the album To Be Kind)
 88/100 (77 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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4.A Little God In My Hands
(from the album To Be Kind)
 87/100 (87 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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5.Lunacy
(from the album The Seer)
 87/100 (64 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.A Piece Of The Sky
(from the album The Seer)
 86/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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7.Bring The Sun" / "Toussaint L'Ouverture
(from the album To Be Kind)
 86/100 (85 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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8.Songs For A Warrior
(from the album The Seer)
 85/100 (60 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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9.Nathalie Neal
(from the album To Be Kind)
 85/100 (69 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.The Seer
(from the album The Seer)
 85/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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11.The Apostate
(from the album The Seer)
 85/100 (52 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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12.The Seer Returns
(from the album The Seer)
 85/100 (59 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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13.To Be Kind
(from the album To Be Kind)
 85/100 (74 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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14.The Sound
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 84/100 (22 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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15.Just A Little Boy (For Chester Burnett)
(from the album To Be Kind)
 84/100 (80 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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16.Kirsten Supine
(from the album To Be Kind)
 84/100 (68 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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17.Avatar
(from the album The Seer)
 84/100 (56 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.Mother Of The World
(from the album The Seer)
 84/100 (61 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.The Beautiful Days
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 83/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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20.Animus
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 83/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Swans ratings

Average Rating: 
80/100 (from 44 votes)
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85/100
10/09/2014 12:29
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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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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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