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The best album by Swans is The Seer which is ranked number 523 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 3,585.

Swans is ranked number 164 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 13,881.

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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:229 charts
Rank in 2012:7Rank Score:3,585
Rank in 2010s37Overall Rank:523
Average Rating:  81/100 (341 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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2.

To Be KindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2014Appears in:244 charts
Rank in 2014:3Rank Score:3,148
Rank in 2010s45Overall Rank:588
Average Rating:  81/100 (384 votes)
Comments: 67 comments
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3.

Soundtracks For The BlindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1996Appears in:125 charts
Rank in 1996:15Rank Score:2,427
Rank in 1990s157Overall Rank:739
Average Rating:  82/100 (171 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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4.

Children Of GodUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1987Appears in:86 charts
Rank in 1987:28Rank Score:1,395
Rank in 1980s200Overall Rank:1,212
Average Rating:  80/100 (123 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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5.

White Light From The Mouth Of InfinityUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1991Appears in:71 charts
Rank in 1991:32Rank Score:768
Rank in 1990s425Overall Rank:1,983
Average Rating:  78/100 (97 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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6.

The Great AnnihilatorUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1995Appears in:44 charts
Rank in 1995:60Rank Score:583
Rank in 1990s509Overall Rank:2,464
Average Rating:  78/100 (78 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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7.

FilthUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1983Appears in:49 charts
Rank in 1983:33Rank Score:561
Rank in 1980s409Overall Rank:2,539
Average Rating:  73/100 (100 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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8.

My Father Will Guide Me Up A Rope To The SkyUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2010Appears in:49 charts
Rank in 2010:85Rank Score:329
Rank in 2010s394Overall Rank:3,898
Average Rating:  75/100 (100 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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9.

Love Of LifeUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1992Appears in:17 charts
Rank in 1992:114Rank Score:216
Rank in 1990s1,118Overall Rank:5,376
Average Rating:  73/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.

Swans Are DeadUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1998Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1998:118Rank Score:197
Rank in 1990s1,190Overall Rank:5,780
Average Rating:  75/100 (22 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Overall band rank: 164

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.Helpless Child
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 89/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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2.Screen Shot
(from the album To Be Kind)
 88/100 (109 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.Oxygen
(from the album To Be Kind)
 88/100 (98 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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4.Lunacy
(from the album The Seer)
 88/100 (76 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.The Sound
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 87/100 (33 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.She Loves Us!
(from the album To Be Kind)
 87/100 (96 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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7.A Piece Of The Sky
(from the album The Seer)
 87/100 (69 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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8.A Little God In My Hands
(from the album To Be Kind)
 87/100 (106 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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9.All Lined Up
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 87/100 (27 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.Bring The Sun / Toussaint L'Ouverture
(from the album To Be Kind)
 87/100 (100 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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11.Volcano
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 87/100 (31 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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12.I Was A Prisoner In Your Skull
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 87/100 (27 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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13.The Seer
(from the album The Seer)
 86/100 (68 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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14.Song For A Warrior
(from the album The Seer)
 86/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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15.Nathalie Neal
(from the album To Be Kind)
 85/100 (83 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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16.The Beautiful Days
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 85/100 (28 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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17.The Seer Returns
(from the album The Seer)
 84/100 (65 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.Just A Little Boy (For Chester Burnett)
(from the album To Be Kind)
 84/100 (96 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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19.Avatar
(from the album The Seer)
 84/100 (62 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.The Apostate
(from the album The Seer)
 84/100 (60 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Swans ratings

Average Rating: 
81/100 (from 56 votes)
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69/100

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From nipplefart 07/20/2015 08:43
Soundtracks for the Blind just might be the greatest album ever made.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +2 votes (2 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) | +4 votes (7 helpful | 3 unhelpful)
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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.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +9 votes (12 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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