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The best album by The Beach Boys is Pet Sounds which is ranked number 13 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 58,404.

The Beach Boys is ranked number 15 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 72,054.

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The Beach Boys best albums

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

Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Year of Release | Title
RankAlbumArtist
1.

Pet SoundsUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1966Appears in:1,177 charts
Rank in 1966:2Rank Score:58,405
Rank in 1960s6Overall Rank:13
Average Rating: 87/100 (1,209 votes)
Comments: 139 comments
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2.

The Smile SessionsUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:2011Appears in:139 charts
Rank in 2011:6Rank Score:3,844
Rank in 2010s17Overall Rank:371
Average Rating: 85/100 (240 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
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3.

SunflowerUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1970Appears in:69 charts
Rank in 1970:27Rank Score:1,680
Rank in 1970s188Overall Rank:800
Average Rating: 78/100 (129 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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4.

Today!United States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1965Appears in:92 charts
Rank in 1965:8Rank Score:1,500
Rank in 1960s89Overall Rank:886
Average Rating: 80/100 (146 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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5.

FriendsUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1968Appears in:52 charts
Rank in 1968:23Rank Score:982
Rank in 1960s123Overall Rank:1,256
Average Rating: 74/100 (82 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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6.

Smiley SmileUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1967Appears in:71 charts
Rank in 1967:28Rank Score:869
Rank in 1960s132Overall Rank:1,410
Average Rating: 74/100 (110 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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7.

Wild HoneyUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1967Appears in:51 charts
Rank in 1967:31Rank Score:773
Rank in 1960s143Overall Rank:1,553
Average Rating: 76/100 (92 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Surf's UpUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1971Appears in:68 charts
Rank in 1971:39Rank Score:741
Rank in 1970s344Overall Rank:1,601
Average Rating: 78/100 (139 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Love YouUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1977Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1977:47Rank Score:478
Rank in 1970s457Overall Rank:2,255
Average Rating: 73/100 (45 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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10.

All Summer LongUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1964Appears in:41 charts
Rank in 1964:17Rank Score:390
Rank in 1960s214Overall Rank:2,665
Average Rating: 74/100 (68 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Overall band rank: 15

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The Beach Boys best tracks

The best tracks by The Beach Boys are listed below:

#TrackRating
1.God Only Knows
(from the album Pet Sounds)
92/100 (465 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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2.Wouldn't It Be Nice
(from the album Pet Sounds)
91/100 (431 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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3.Good Vibrations
(from the album The Smile Sessions)
89/100 (206 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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4.Good Vibrations
(from the album Smiley Smile)
89/100 (196 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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5.Sloop John B
(from the album Pet Sounds)
87/100 (252 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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6.Cabin Essence
(from the album The Smile Sessions)
87/100 (66 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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7.Wouldn't It Be Nice
(from the album Sounds Of Summer: The Very Best Of The Beach Boys)
87/100 (37 votes)
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8.Caroline, No
(from the album Pet Sounds)
87/100 (198 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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9.I Get Around
(from the album All Summer Long)
86/100 (69 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.Do You Like Worms? (Roll Plymouth Rock)
(from the album The Smile Sessions)
86/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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11.Wonderful
(from the album The Smile Sessions)
86/100 (53 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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12.Don't Talk (Put Your Head On My Shoulder)
(from the album Pet Sounds)
86/100 (201 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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13.Vega-Tables
(from the album The Smile Sessions)
86/100 (54 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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14.Child Is Father Of The Man
(from the album The Smile Sessions)
86/100 (54 votes)
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15.You Still Believe In Me
(from the album Pet Sounds)
86/100 (196 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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16.Surf's Up
(from the album Surf's Up)
86/100 (44 votes)
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17.Our Prayer
(from the album The Smile Sessions)
86/100 (56 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.I Just Wasn't Made For These Times
(from the album Pet Sounds)
86/100 (196 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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19.I'm Waiting For The Day
(from the album Pet Sounds)
85/100 (173 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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20.Don't Worry Baby
(from the album Sounds Of Summer: The Very Best Of The Beach Boys)
85/100 (37 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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The Beach Boys ratings

Average Rating: 
83/100 (from 167 votes)
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54/100
 
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90/100
From Gowienczyk 03/11/2014 21:59
My favorite band and the most nostalgic for me. All of my love of melody, harmony, and baroque pop comes from this sunny band that made a decades worth of masterpieces of pop music.
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From Siward66 12/08/2013 22:29
Poptastic!
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From ThomCNTV 12/02/2013 16:44
Brian Wilson and Paul McCartney are the two greatest living geniuses of music
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From Willie24 11/03/2013 15:15
It's all been said - Brian Wilson is a genious and the band is superb - brilliant harmoines will never be surpassed and the inventiveness and quality of the songs is just awe inspiring
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From AlvaroArana 07/25/2013 05:58
With the Beatles are the top of the 60's. And one of the best ever.
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From PretentiousGuy 04/08/2013 16:09
One great album, but mostly a just bunch of inane pop songs about cars and surfing.
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From astelioeswills 01/19/2013 13:47
great band, great songs, and a couple of amazing albums
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The greatest American band of all time! They've made so much wonderful music and I've no idea why they're considered overrated when albums like "Today!", "Wild Honey", "Friends", "Sunflower", "Carl and the Passions - So Tough", "Holland" and "Love You", which are all great from start to finish, can be ranked so low. Unique sound, exceptional songwriting and bringing back good memories of summer.
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