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The best album by The Who is Who's Next which is ranked number 26 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 46,192.

The Who is ranked number 14 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 89,576.

Members who like this artist also like: The Beatles, Pink Floyd and Led Zeppelin.

The Who official website: http://www.thewho.com

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The Who best albums

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

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

Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,200 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:46,193
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:26
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,338 votes)
Comments: 106 comments
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2.

QuadropheniaUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1973Appears in:452 charts
Rank in 1973:3Rank Score:15,113
Rank in 1970s30Overall Rank:113
Average Rating:  84/100 (666 votes)
Comments: 61 comments
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3.

TommyUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1969Appears in:490 charts
Rank in 1969:7Rank Score:12,635
Rank in 1960s26Overall Rank:142
Average Rating:  81/100 (736 votes)
Comments: 45 comments
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4.

The Who Sell OutUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1967Appears in:258 charts
Rank in 1967:13Rank Score:4,729
Rank in 1960s50Overall Rank:381
Average Rating:  80/100 (423 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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5.

Live At LeedsUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1970Appears in:167 charts
Rank in 1970:20Rank Score:3,865
Rank in 1970s113Overall Rank:452
Average Rating:  83/100 (363 votes)
Comments: 23 comments
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6.

My GenerationUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1965Appears in:234 charts
Rank in 1965:7Rank Score:3,294
Rank in 1960s63Overall Rank:529
Average Rating:  79/100 (368 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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The Who By NumbersUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1975Appears in:60 charts
Rank in 1975:30Rank Score:882
Rank in 1970s358Overall Rank:1,657
Average Rating:  74/100 (132 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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A Quick OneUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1966Appears in:104 charts
Rank in 1966:17Rank Score:848
Rank in 1960s157Overall Rank:1,723
Average Rating:  75/100 (178 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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Who Are YouUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1978Appears in:51 charts
Rank in 1978:46Rank Score:648
Rank in 1970s439Overall Rank:2,142
Average Rating:  71/100 (145 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Face DancesUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1981Appears in:31 charts
Rank in 1981:80Rank Score:271
Rank in 1980s703Overall Rank:4,254
Average Rating:  65/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Overall band rank: 14

This may not be a complete discography for The Who. 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 Who best tracks

#TrackRating
1.Baba O'Riley
(from the album Who's Next)
 92/100 (549 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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2.Won't Get Fooled Again
(from the album Who's Next)
 91/100 (418 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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3.Love, Reign O'er Me
(from the album Quadrophenia)
 90/100 (183 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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4.My Generation
(from the album My Generation)
 90/100 (216 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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5.My Generation
(from the album Live At Leeds)
 90/100 (108 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.Behind Blue Eyes
(from the album Who's Next)
 90/100 (361 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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7.Pinball Wizard
(from the album Tommy)
 89/100 (206 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.I Can See For Miles
(from the album The Who Sell Out)
 88/100 (175 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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9.Kids Are Alright
(from the album My Generation)
 88/100 (90 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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10.My Generation
(from the album Meaty Beaty Big And Bouncy)
 88/100 (100 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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11.Bargain
(from the album Who's Next)
 88/100 (259 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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12.Who Are You
(from the album Who Are You)
 88/100 (56 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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13.I Can't Explain
(from the album Meaty Beaty Big And Bouncy)
 88/100 (73 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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14.5:15
(from the album Quadrophenia)
 88/100 (127 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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15.I Can See For Miles
(from the album Meaty Beaty Big And Bouncy)
 88/100 (65 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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16.Pinball Wizard
(from the album Meaty Beaty Big And Bouncy)
 87/100 (69 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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17.Eminence Front
(from the album It's Hard)
 87/100 (26 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.The Real Me
(from the album Quadrophenia)
 87/100 (125 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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19.Kids Are Alright
(from the album Meaty Beaty Big And Bouncy)
 86/100 (33 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.Tattoo
(from the album The Who Sell Out)
 86/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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The Who ratings

Average Rating: 
86/100 (from 230 votes)
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90/100
07/15/2015 20:40
74/100
 
95/100
06/22/2015 21:55
87/100
 
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54/100
 
90/100
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83/100
 
80/100
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94/100

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90/100
From AAL2014 02/04/2015 20:19
The Who make their case for the all time greatest rock band because of the landmark Who's Next, the two amazing rock operas, a number of other very solid albums, including the legendary Live At Leeds, one of the most memorable live shows ever (including one of my favorite Super Bowl shows), and one of the most exciting ensembles in modern music.

Their overall body of work puts them just behind bands like the Beatles and Zeppelin, but they are in the conversation. Great band.
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From balintov 07/28/2014 20:52
They were outstanding each by each, and the were fantastic as a band. It's hard to say such an influential song like my generation.
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90/100
From RamonSon1 06/06/2014 03:14
The best drummer and bassist, amazing singer and guitarrist, incredible compositions
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Rating:  
80/100
From BazGarner 03/27/2014 10:54
the best drummer ever and one of the best singers, need I say more
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Rating:  
80/100
From Siward66 12/08/2013 22:26
Classic rock outfit, best listened to at full volume when you've had a few drinks.
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From Goodsir 11/18/2013 02:41
Three masterpieces, (Who's Next, Quadrophenia, Tommy) two great albums (My Generation, The Who Sell Out), and a landmark live album. I'd say the Who are pretty damned legit.
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Rating:  
95/100
From daveybaker 04/29/2013 15:24
The best live album ever, one of the best rock albums ever and two rock operas. What's not to like.
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Rating:  
55/100
From PretentiousGuy 04/08/2013 16:12
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From ClashWho 03/31/2013 17:27
Killer singles, fantastic albums and incredible concerts, The Who is the greatest rock band of them all.
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From Onetwo12 02/19/2013 13:59
Live at Leeds is the best live album I've ever heard. It's what really pushes The Who well into my top 5 favorite bands.
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