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The best album by David Bowie is The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars which is ranked number 20 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 49,206.

David Bowie is ranked number 6 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 122,946.

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David Bowie best albums

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

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From MarsUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1,144 charts
Rank in 1972:1Rank Score:49,210
Rank in 1970s5Overall Rank:20
Average Rating: 89/100 (1,201 votes)
Comments: 113 comments
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2.

Hunky DoryUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1971Appears in:669 charts
Rank in 1971:4Rank Score:21,826
Rank in 1970s16Overall Rank:60
Average Rating: 86/100 (800 votes)
Comments: 55 comments
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3.

LowUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1977Appears in:496 charts
Rank in 1977:5Rank Score:16,244
Rank in 1970s24Overall Rank:87
Average Rating: 84/100 (665 votes)
Comments: 71 comments
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4.

Station To StationUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1976Appears in:265 charts
Rank in 1976:5Rank Score:6,746
Rank in 1970s62Overall Rank:239
Average Rating: 83/100 (417 votes)
Comments: 33 comments
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5.

"Heroes"United Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1977Appears in:233 charts
Rank in 1977:13Rank Score:4,878
Rank in 1970s85Overall Rank:311
Average Rating: 81/100 (451 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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6.

Aladdin SaneUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1973Appears in:207 charts
Rank in 1973:9Rank Score:4,387
Rank in 1970s96Overall Rank:346
Average Rating: 82/100 (385 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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7.

Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps)United Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1980Appears in:176 charts
Rank in 1980:5Rank Score:3,647
Rank in 1980s60Overall Rank:421
Average Rating: 80/100 (315 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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Diamond DogsUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1974Appears in:140 charts
Rank in 1974:7Rank Score:3,175
Rank in 1970s117Overall Rank:470
Average Rating: 78/100 (291 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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The Man Who Sold The WorldUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1970Appears in:112 charts
Rank in 1970:24Rank Score:2,048
Rank in 1970s168Overall Rank:696
Average Rating: 78/100 (255 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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10.

Space OddityUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1969Appears in:131 charts
Rank in 1969:22Rank Score:1,860
Rank in 1960s80Overall Rank:769
Average Rating: 74/100 (243 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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Overall band rank: 6

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David Bowie best tracks

The best tracks by David Bowie are listed below:

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1.Space Oddity
(from the album Space Oddity)
92/100 (285 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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2.Life On Mars?
(from the album Hunky Dory)
91/100 (365 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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3.Heroes
(from the album "Heroes")
91/100 (301 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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4.Starman
(from the album The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars)
91/100 (387 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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5.Ziggy Stardust
(from the album The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars)
90/100 (385 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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6.Five Years
(from the album The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars)
90/100 (303 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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7.Ashes To Ashes
(from the album Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps))
89/100 (144 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.Changes
(from the album Hunky Dory)
89/100 (312 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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9.Moonage Daydream
(from the album The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars)
89/100 (282 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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10.Suffragette City
(from the album The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars)
89/100 (331 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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11.Heroes
(from the album Changesbowie)
89/100 (92 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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12.Rock & Roll Suicide
(from the album The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars)
88/100 (279 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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13.The Man Who Sold The World
(from the album The Man Who Sold The World)
88/100 (134 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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14.Sound And Vision
(from the album Low)
88/100 (182 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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15.Young Americans
(from the album Young Americans)
87/100 (78 votes)
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16.Lady Stardust
(from the album The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars)
87/100 (245 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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17.Oh! You Pretty Things
(from the album Hunky Dory)
87/100 (186 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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18.Ashes To Ashes
(from the album Changesbowie)
87/100 (67 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.Changes
(from the album Best Of Bowie)
86/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.Soul Love
(from the album The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars)
86/100 (238 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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David Bowie ratings

Average Rating: 
90/100 (from 254 votes)
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From TheSmiths82-87 06/02/2014 21:40
David Bowie dominated the 1970's more than Dylan or the Beatles dominated the 1960's. In 10 years Bowie delivered 11 studio albums, 7 or 8 of these were of the highest quality, not to mention his contribution to Lou Reed's Transformer, Raw Power by the Stooges and Iggy's solo albums The Idiot and Lust For Life.
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From Aruji 05/19/2014 00:31
Low is one of the greatest albums of all time.
Aside from that his discography is absolutely stunning. He might be my favorite artist right now.
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From swhaze 05/01/2014 02:40
I have a good friend who absolutely loves David Bowie, so I put a little more effort into this album. What I found is that I don't really enjoy sitting down and listening to the whole thing from start to finish, I do like mixing in one track at a time while listening to other music.
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From mostlymor 04/25/2014 17:11
A GENIUS! Simply one of the greatest artists of the last century, comparable to Picasso! Probably had the widest influence on pop music since The Beatles and Bob Dylan. And like The Beatles no hyperbole is too much!!
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From bigeyedfish 03/13/2014 00:05
Shocking. Unbelievable. Top 5, if not top 3, for me.
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From Ryanb23 01/03/2014 18:42
He was The Beatles of the 70s, and I'm my opinion even better
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From Siward66 12/08/2013 22:12
One of the few artists to make truly great, cutting edge and influential music for over a decade - and then add to this his influence on other contemporaries, e.g. Lou Reed. Can't not give him 100/100.
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From BraddlesHendo 11/30/2013 10:47
Bowie is without a doubt a genius
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From mnorris75 11/17/2013 14:16
Nice voice, interesting songs
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From nutso42 11/10/2013 00:18
One of the greatest of all time. Easily belongs in BEA's top 10 artists.
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