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The best album by John Lee Hooker is House Of The Blues which is ranked number 3,420 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 438.

John Lee Hooker is ranked number 1,120 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 1,248.

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John Lee Hooker best albums

The following albums by John Lee Hooker are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

House Of The BluesUnited States John Lee Hooker
Year of Release:1959Appears in:46 charts
Rank in 1959:13Rank Score:438
Rank in 1950s65Overall Rank:3,420
Average Rating:  74/100 (39 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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2.

I'm John Lee HookerUnited States John Lee Hooker
Year of Release:1959Appears in:31 charts
Rank in 1959:26Rank Score:183
Rank in 1950s141Overall Rank:6,738
Average Rating:  76/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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The HealerUnited States John Lee Hooker
Year of Release:1989Appears in:23 charts
Rank in 1989:142Rank Score:124
Rank in 1980s1,398Overall Rank:9,140
Average Rating:  76/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Chill OutUnited States John Lee Hooker
Year of Release:1995Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1995:222Rank Score:111
Rank in 1990s2,072Overall Rank:9,987
Average Rating:  72/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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It Serves You Right To SufferUnited States John Lee Hooker
Year of Release:1966Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 1966:86Rank Score:86
Rank in 1960s800Overall Rank:12,667
Average Rating:  74/100 (22 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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That's My StoryUnited States John Lee Hooker
Year of Release:1960Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1960:35Rank Score:85
Rank in 1960s806Overall Rank:12,801
Average Rating:  78/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Mr LuckyUnited States John Lee Hooker
Year of Release:1991Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1991:247Rank Score:68
Rank in 1990s3,151Overall Rank:15,356
Average Rating:  76/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Burnin'United States John Lee Hooker
Year of Release:1962Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1962:48Rank Score:39
Rank in 1960s1,165Overall Rank:20,345
Average Rating:  77/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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...And Seven NightsUnited States John Lee Hooker
Year of Release:1965Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1965:112Rank Score:34
Rank in 1960s1,226Overall Rank:21,332
Average Rating:  71/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Burning HellUnited States John Lee Hooker
Year of Release:1964Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1964:116Rank Score:14
Rank in 1960s1,743Overall Rank:29,691
Average Rating:  76/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Overall band rank: 1,120

This may not be a complete discography for John Lee Hooker. 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!

John Lee Hooker best tracks

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1.Healer
(from the album The Healer)
 80/100 (6 votes)
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2.Boom Boom
(from the album Burnin')
 80/100 (4 votes)
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3.I Got A Letter
(from the album Burnin')
 79/100 (3 votes)
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4.My Dream
(from the album The Healer)
 79/100 (3 votes)
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5.Lost A Good Girl
(from the album Burnin')
 79/100 (3 votes)
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6.Leave My Wife Alone
(from the album House Of The Blues)
 79/100 (7 votes)
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7.High Priced Woman
(from the album House Of The Blues)
 79/100 (6 votes)
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8.Walkin' The Boogie
(from the album House Of The Blues)
 79/100 (6 votes)
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9.Shake It Baby
(from the album It Serves You Right To Suffer)
 79/100 (5 votes)
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10.Country Boy
(from the album It Serves You Right To Suffer)
 79/100 (5 votes)
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11.I Cover The Waterfront (Feat. Van Morrison & Booker T. Jones)
(from the album Mr Lucky)
 79/100 (4 votes)
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12.Gonna Use My Rod
(from the album That's My Story)
 79/100 (4 votes)
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13.Thelma
(from the album Burnin')
 79/100 (3 votes)
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14.Process
(from the album Burnin')
 78/100 (4 votes)
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15.Sugar Mama
(from the album House Of The Blues)
 78/100 (6 votes)
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16.I'll Believe I'll Go Back Home
(from the album That's My Story)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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17.Wednesday Evenin' Blues
(from the album That's My Story)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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18.I'm Wanderin'
(from the album That's My Story)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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19.A New Leaf
(from the album Burnin')
 78/100 (3 votes)
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20.Mr. Lucky
(from the album Mr Lucky)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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John Lee Hooker ratings

Average Rating: 
75/100 (from 8 votes)
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90/100
09/16/2016 16:20
89/100
 
80/100
02/02/2015 16:51
51/100
 
80/100
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73/100
 
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64/100
 
95/100
08/05/2012 16:18
93/100

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From Johnnyo 10/14/2013 18:04
One of the absolute true greats of the blues.
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From junodog4 08/30/2012 16:26
His early work is dynamite... but was before the peak of the album format. His later work gave him some much-deserved attention, but it pales in comparison to what he did in the 50s and 60s.
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