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Queen United Kingdom 

See also: Queen + Paul Rodgers.

The best album by Queen is A Night At The Opera which is ranked number 68 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 27,183.

Queen is ranked number 40 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 56,064.

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Queen best albums

The following albums by Queen are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

A Night At The OperaUnited Kingdom Queen
Year of Release:1975Appears in:878 charts
Rank in 1975:4Rank Score:27,183
Rank in 1970s19Overall Rank:68
Average Rating:  83/100 (1,184 votes)
Comments: 86 comments
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2.

Sheer Heart AttackUnited Kingdom Queen
Year of Release:1974Appears in:260 charts
Rank in 1974:8Rank Score:4,188
Rank in 1970s128Overall Rank:506
Average Rating:  78/100 (457 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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3.

Queen IIUnited Kingdom Queen
Year of Release:1974Appears in:175 charts
Rank in 1974:9Rank Score:3,577
Rank in 1970s141Overall Rank:584
Average Rating:  78/100 (415 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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4.

A Day At The RacesUnited Kingdom Queen
Year of Release:1976Appears in:193 charts
Rank in 1976:12Rank Score:2,774
Rank in 1970s174Overall Rank:728
Average Rating:  77/100 (361 votes)
Comments: 21 comments
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5.

News Of The WorldUnited Kingdom Queen
Year of Release:1977Appears in:188 charts
Rank in 1977:21Rank Score:2,642
Rank in 1970s185Overall Rank:769
Average Rating:  76/100 (338 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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6.

InnuendoUnited Kingdom Queen
Year of Release:1991Appears in:146 charts
Rank in 1991:19Rank Score:2,497
Rank in 1990s175Overall Rank:811
Average Rating:  73/100 (250 votes)
Comments: 21 comments
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7.

Greatest Hits
Compilation
United Kingdom Queen
Year of Release:1981Appears in:71 charts
Rank in 1981:13Rank Score:1,913
Rank in 1980s164Overall Rank:1,032
Average Rating:  83/100 (251 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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8.

The GameUnited Kingdom Queen
Year of Release:1980Appears in:139 charts
Rank in 1980:23Rank Score:1,736
Rank in 1980s181Overall Rank:1,128
Average Rating:  73/100 (265 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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9.

JazzUnited Kingdom Queen
Year of Release:1978Appears in:130 charts
Rank in 1978:21Rank Score:1,685
Rank in 1970s258Overall Rank:1,147
Average Rating:  74/100 (258 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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10.

The WorksUnited Kingdom Queen
Year of Release:1984Appears in:113 charts
Rank in 1984:23Rank Score:1,360
Rank in 1980s229Overall Rank:1,378
Average Rating:  71/100 (183 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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Overall band rank: 40

This may not be a complete discography for Queen. 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!

Queen best tracks

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1.Bohemian Rhapsody
(from the album A Night At The Opera)
 93/100 (821 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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2.Bohemian Rhapsody
(from the album Greatest Hits)
 92/100 (202 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.Bohemian Rhapsody
(from the album Greatest Hits I, II & III - The Platinum Collection)
 91/100 (53 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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4.Somebody To Love
(from the album A Day At The Races)
 88/100 (181 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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5.Don't Stop Me Now
(from the album Jazz)
 88/100 (196 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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6.The Show Must Go On
(from the album Innuendo)
 87/100 (171 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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7.Killer Queen
(from the album Sheer Heart Attack)
 87/100 (219 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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8.Under Pressure (Feat. David Bowie)
(from the album Hot Space)
 87/100 (178 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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9.Don't Stop Me Now
(from the album Greatest Hits)
 86/100 (104 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.Death On Two Legs (Dedicated To...)
(from the album A Night At The Opera)
 86/100 (264 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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11.Innuendo
(from the album Innuendo)
 86/100 (131 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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12.'39
(from the album A Night At The Opera)
 86/100 (264 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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13.Somebody To Love
(from the album Greatest Hits)
 86/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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14.We Are The Champions
(from the album News Of The World)
 86/100 (132 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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15.You're My Best Friend
(from the album A Night At The Opera)
 85/100 (281 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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16.The March Of The Black Queen
(from the album Queen II)
 85/100 (118 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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17.Killer Queen
(from the album Greatest Hits)
 85/100 (60 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.Who Wants To Live Forever
(from the album A Kind Of Magic)
 85/100 (75 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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19.Seven Seas Of Rhye
(from the album Queen II)
 85/100 (124 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.Crazy Little Thing Called Love
(from the album The Game)
 85/100 (84 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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From garycottier 11/11/2016 14:08
Queen were one of those bands that were totally unique, they never sounded like anyone else but themselves. They had incredible songs, especially the singles, but there were some fantastic album tracks too. Bohemian rhapsody, Killer queen, Another one bites the dust, and, somebody to love, are all classic singles, but there's also, '39, Get down, make love, Jealousy, It's late, and, I'm in love with my car, all great album tracks. Queen never took themselves too seriously and their relationship with their fans was always very important. All four members contributed great songs to their records and their videos, especially in the eighties, were always a lot of fun. Queen were one of those very few bands that crossed over into all genres, everyone likes at least one Queen song. They may not be thought of as cool, and they may have veered a little too close to commerciality in the second half of their career, but they were always entertaining and superb live as their amazing show at Live Aid shows us. There will never be another band quite so brilliant, unique, and bizarre again. A great band.
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From InsanityPrawnBoy 10/04/2016 07:38
Ah, Queen. What a group. What a bunch of talent. Totally unique.
Some here have said they're a singles group, but I disagree. Sure, they had excellent singles (Queen's Greatest Hits has to be thee best greatest hits album ever), but to say they were a singles group is a serious oversight. Their 70s albums (in particular their initial run of albums), many artists would've given their right arm to have come up with albums that great - from the debut through to A Day At The Races, all of which were consistently brilliant (Especially Queen II, Sheer Heart Attack and A Night At The Opera). And after the initial run, there's some fine (and fun) albums, News Of The World, Jazz, The Game, The Works, and Innuendo spring to mind.
In north America, their popularity dipped off in the early to mid 80s due to the luke-warm reception to Hot Space, Freddie not wanting to tour there, and the payola issues which meant their new material wasn't getting airplay (radio airplay was vital if you wanted to sell a single in the 80s). Globally (outside North America) Queen remained huge and went from strength to strength - something which a lot of the major 70s acts didn't manage to do.
All in all, Queen were a superb group, deserving of their place in music history as one of the all time greats.
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From albumceleste 08/14/2016 02:22
They had two great talented guys, wrote a fair amount of classic tunes and were a great live act.
But they were pompous and a bit kitsch when it comes to arrangements.

IMO -unless you're a diehard fan- Queen essential is covered by having one or two greatest hits albums and some live concert of your preference.
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From Strangel 07/20/2016 12:47
Queen were a band driven by enormous talent that seemed to only lift their art to great heights sporadically. There are no albums that are consistently brilliant like the truly great albums released by talented bands. Freddie had the charisma that drew you in like great bands had with your Morrisons, Lennons, Jaggers, Bonos, Yorkes, Plants etc. His voice was probably better than any from the great bands. Brian May was a genius in the class of Page, Clapton, Harrison, Greenwood, Richard etc. But, despite this immense talent I feel that they never really put it all together as well as their potential promised. They still had many classic songs pulled here and there from various albums which probably makes them a great compilations band. I'm sure they were great live too. Just too much rubbish amongst the gold.
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From DeusExMackia 03/25/2016 13:09
Weak albums and a limited back catalogue outside of their most famous songs, but as far as live performances and sheer power go, Queen are very hard to top.
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From Deckiller 03/06/2016 03:12
First 5 albums were amazing - singles band after that, but good singles. Innuendo is a hugely underrated album, and The Prophet's Song is probably better than Bohemian Rhapsody. Consistently an AMAZING live act. Huge talent in all four members. Probably the best overall band of all time from an objective perspective.
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From Wingman 02/13/2016 22:43
A bit overrated,seeing as they're pretty much a good pop/rock band with a really amazing vocalist. They have a few stand outs and probably one of the best songs ever in their discography,but still.
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From Space-Dementia 09/01/2015 16:04
They're more of a singles band, and not an albums band. There's nothing wrong with that, but I'm just saying it's probably a better use of money to buy two Greatest Hits albums than like seven albums where you only like two songs on each album. They're still legends though. Bohemian Rhapsody is one of the best songs ever written.
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