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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 74,824.

The Beach Boys is ranked number 16 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 92,851.

Members who like this artist also like: The Beatles, Pink Floyd and Bob Dylan.

The Beach Boys official website: http://www.thebeachboys.com

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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 | Release Date | Title
RankAlbumArtist
1.

Pet SoundsUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1966Appears in:1,572 charts
Rank in 1966:2Rank Score:74,856
Rank in 1960s6Overall Rank:13
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,715 votes)
Comments: 186 comments
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2.

The Smile Sessions
Compilation
United States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:2011Appears in:200 charts
Rank in 2011:4Rank Score:5,592
Rank in 2010s21Overall Rank:340
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (400 votes)
Comments: 43 comments
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3.

Today!United States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1965Appears in:155 charts
Rank in 1965:8Rank Score:1,925
Rank in 1960s91Overall Rank:911
Average Rating:  79/100 (251 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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4.

SunflowerUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1970Appears in:104 charts
Rank in 1970:35Rank Score:1,826
Rank in 1970s217Overall Rank:956
Average Rating:  79/100 (207 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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5.

Surf's UpUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1971Appears in:118 charts
Rank in 1971:37Rank Score:1,302
Rank in 1970s288Overall Rank:1,273
Average Rating:  78/100 (217 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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6.

Smiley SmileUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1967Appears in:116 charts
Rank in 1967:27Rank Score:1,224
Rank in 1960s131Overall Rank:1,349
Average Rating:  75/100 (188 votes)
Comments: 18 comments
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7.

Wild HoneyUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1967Appears in:81 charts
Rank in 1967:28Rank Score:1,150
Rank in 1960s135Overall Rank:1,415
Average Rating:  76/100 (160 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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FriendsUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1968Appears in:79 charts
Rank in 1968:26Rank Score:1,080
Rank in 1960s139Overall Rank:1,495
Average Rating:  75/100 (140 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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9.

Love YouUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1977Appears in:31 charts
Rank in 1977:51Rank Score:506
Rank in 1970s541Overall Rank:2,752
Average Rating:  73/100 (84 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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All Summer LongUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1964Appears in:65 charts
Rank in 1964:17Rank Score:441
Rank in 1960s244Overall Rank:3,083
Average Rating:  74/100 (116 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Overall band rank: 16

This may not be a complete discography for The Beach Boys. 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!

The Beach Boys best tracks

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1.God Only Knows
(from the album Pet Sounds)
 92/100 (610 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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2.Wouldn't It Be Nice
(from the album Pet Sounds)
 91/100 (561 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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3.Good Vibrations
(from the album The Smile Sessions)
 91/100 (265 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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4.God Only Knows
(from the album Sounds Of Summer: The Very Best Of The Beach Boys)
 91/100 (69 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.Good Vibrations
(from the album Sounds Of Summer: The Very Best Of The Beach Boys)
 91/100 (50 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.Surf's Up
(from the album The Smile Sessions)
 91/100 (122 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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7.Good Vibrations
(from the album Smiley Smile)
 90/100 (236 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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8.Wouldn't It Be Nice
(from the album Sounds Of Summer: The Very Best Of The Beach Boys)
 90/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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9.Heroes And Villains
(from the album The Smile Sessions)
 89/100 (120 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.Sloop John B
(from the album Pet Sounds)
 88/100 (354 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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11.I Get Around
(from the album All Summer Long)
 88/100 (108 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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12.Surf's Up
(from the album Surf's Up)
 87/100 (74 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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13.Cabin Essence
(from the album The Smile Sessions)
 87/100 (96 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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14.Caroline, No
(from the album Pet Sounds)
 87/100 (295 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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15.Vega-Tables
(from the album The Smile Sessions)
 87/100 (85 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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16.Don't Talk (Put Your Head On My Shoulder)
(from the album Pet Sounds)
 86/100 (298 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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17.Do You Like Worms? (Roll Plymouth Rock)
(from the album The Smile Sessions)
 86/100 (82 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.Wonderful
(from the album The Smile Sessions)
 86/100 (81 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.You Still Believe In Me
(from the album Pet Sounds)
 86/100 (294 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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20.I'm Waiting For The Day
(from the album Pet Sounds)
 86/100 (268 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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The Beach Boys ratings

Average Rating: 
82/100 (from 213 votes)
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From JoanOfArc 06/29/2015 13:14
Brian Wilson is a pure genius. Essential albums is Pet Sounds, Surf's Up, Friends and Smile Sessions. Dennis Wilson i kinda underrated. He wrote "Forever" and "Slip in through" for example. Those tracks are awesome. Carl Wilson best track is "Long Promised Road".
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From Aruji 05/19/2014 00:48
They are one of the greatest bands of all time. Everyone who only listened to Pet Sounds needs to check out their other records. Even though they might be not as good (bar The SMile Sessions) there is a lot of wonderful music to discover.

Recommended albums: Pet Sounds, The SMile Sessions, Love You, Today!, Friends, Sunflower, Surf's Up, Summer Days (And Summer Nights), Wild Honey, Holland
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From Gowi 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 JeffN999 02/08/2014 01:59
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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 astelioeswills 01/19/2013 13:47
great band, great songs, and a couple of amazing albums
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