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The best album by Swans is The Seer which is ranked number 526 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 3,373.

Swans is ranked number 191 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 11,450.

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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:221 charts
Rank in 2012:7Rank Score:3,373
Rank in 2010s35Overall Rank:526
Average Rating:  81/100 (316 votes)
Comments: 29 comments
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2.

To Be KindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:2014Appears in:222 charts
Rank in 2014:3Rank Score:2,474
Rank in 2010s45Overall Rank:686
Average Rating:  81/100 (351 votes)
Comments: 64 comments
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3.

Soundtracks For The BlindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1996Appears in:107 charts
Rank in 1996:22Rank Score:1,887
Rank in 1990s196Overall Rank:882
Average Rating:  82/100 (150 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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4.

Children Of GodUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1987Appears in:76 charts
Rank in 1987:29Rank Score:1,173
Rank in 1980s219Overall Rank:1,325
Average Rating:  80/100 (114 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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5.

White Light From The Mouth Of InfinityUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1991Appears in:58 charts
Rank in 1991:36Rank Score:659
Rank in 1990s454Overall Rank:2,128
Average Rating:  78/100 (86 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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6.

The Great AnnihilatorUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1995Appears in:41 charts
Rank in 1995:75Rank Score:438
Rank in 1990s631Overall Rank:2,963
Average Rating:  78/100 (73 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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7.

FilthUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1983Appears in:43 charts
Rank in 1983:53Rank Score:378
Rank in 1980s550Overall Rank:3,333
Average Rating:  74/100 (86 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:45 charts
Rank in 2010:89Rank Score:301
Rank in 2010s377Overall Rank:3,948
Average Rating:  75/100 (91 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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9.

CopUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1984Appears in:23 charts
Rank in 1984:101Rank Score:152
Rank in 1980s1,068Overall Rank:6,730
Average Rating:  74/100 (52 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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10.

Swans Are DeadUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1998Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 1998:166Rank Score:128
Rank in 1990s1,617Overall Rank:7,632
Average Rating:  76/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Overall band rank: 191

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)
 90/100 (34 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 (100 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.The Sound
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 87/100 (29 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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8.A Little God In My Hands
(from the album To Be Kind)
 87/100 (98 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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9.All Lined Up
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 87/100 (24 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.Bring The Sun" / "Toussaint L'Ouverture
(from the album To Be Kind)
 87/100 (93 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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11.Volcano
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 87/100 (28 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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12.I Was A Prisoner In Your Skull
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 86/100 (21 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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13.Songs For A Warrior
(from the album The Seer)
 86/100 (68 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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14.The Seer
(from the album The Seer)
 86/100 (67 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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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 Beautiful Days
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 85/100 (24 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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17.Live Through Me
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 85/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.The Seer Returns
(from the album The Seer)
 85/100 (64 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.The Apostate
(from the album The Seer)
 85/100 (59 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.Animus
(from the album Soundtracks For The Blind)
 85/100 (21 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Swans ratings

Average Rating: 
81/100 (from 51 votes)
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95/100
17 hours ago
88/100
 
95/100
3 days ago
82/100
 
75/100
08/12/2015 20:05
74/100
 
95/100
07/20/2015 08:42
73/100
 
85/100
07/07/2015 14:20
78/100

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Swans comments

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95/100
From nipplefart 07/20/2015 08:43
Soundtracks for the Blind just might be the greatest album ever made.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +2 votes (2 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
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
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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..
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +1 votes (1 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
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)
Rating:  
75/100
From cartoken 12/08/2012 16:39
The most underrated influential band.
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