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The best album by The Velvet Underground is The Velvet Underground And Nico which is ranked number 10 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 85,868.

The Velvet Underground is ranked number 10 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 128,974.

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

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The Velvet Underground best albums

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

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

The Velvet Underground And NicoUnited States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,850 charts
Rank in 1967:2Rank Score:85,868
Rank in 1960s4Overall Rank:10
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (1,989 votes)
Comments: 219 comments
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2.

The Velvet UndergroundUnited States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1969Appears in:633 charts
Rank in 1969:6Rank Score:17,731
Rank in 1960s23Overall Rank:109
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (852 votes)
Comments: 64 comments
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3.

White Light/White HeatUnited States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1968Appears in:505 charts
Rank in 1968:6Rank Score:12,814
Rank in 1960s29Overall Rank:158
Average Rating:  84/100 (743 votes)
Comments: 57 comments
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4.

LoadedUnited States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1970Appears in:456 charts
Rank in 1970:9Rank Score:10,580
Rank in 1970s48Overall Rank:194
Average Rating:  82/100 (667 votes)
Comments: 37 comments
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5.


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1969: The Velvet Underground LiveUnited States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1974Appears in:41 charts
Rank in 1974:47Rank Score:570
Rank in 1970s523Overall Rank:2,589
Average Rating:  80/100 (128 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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6.

Andy Warhol's Velvet Underground Featuring Nico
Compilation
United States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1971Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1971:67Rank Score:430
Rank in 1970s633Overall Rank:3,251
Average Rating:  78/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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7.

VU
Compilation
United States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1985Appears in:46 charts
Rank in 1985:42Rank Score:422
Rank in 1980s535Overall Rank:3,291
Average Rating:  79/100 (145 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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8.

Peel Slowly And See
Compilation
United States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1995Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1995:96Rank Score:306
Rank in 1990s859Overall Rank:4,202
Average Rating:  81/100 (72 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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9.

Live MCMXCIIIUnited States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1993Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1993:243Rank Score:88
Rank in 1990s2,441Overall Rank:11,589
Average Rating:  72/100 (33 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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10.

Live At Max's Kansas CityUnited States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1972Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1972:231Rank Score:58
Rank in 1970s2,169Overall Rank:15,711
Average Rating:  77/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Overall band rank: 10

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

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1.Heroin
(from the album The Velvet Underground And Nico)
 92/100 (628 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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2.Sunday Morning
(from the album The Velvet Underground And Nico)
 92/100 (593 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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3.Pale Blue Eyes
(from the album The Velvet Underground)
 91/100 (289 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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4.Stephanie Says
(from the album VU)
 91/100 (49 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.Venus In Furs
(from the album The Velvet Underground And Nico)
 91/100 (520 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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6.Candy Says
(from the album The Velvet Underground)
 90/100 (225 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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7.Sweet Jane
(from the album Loaded)
 89/100 (265 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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8.What Goes On
(from the album The Velvet Underground)
 89/100 (191 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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9.After Hours
(from the album The Velvet Underground)
 89/100 (180 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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10.I'm Waiting For The Man
(from the album The Velvet Underground And Nico)
 89/100 (489 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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11.Rock And Roll
(from the album Loaded)
 89/100 (185 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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12.Sister Ray
(from the album White Light/White Heat)
 89/100 (212 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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13.Femme Fatale
(from the album The Velvet Underground And Nico)
 88/100 (448 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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14.White Light/White Heat
(from the album White Light/White Heat)
 88/100 (214 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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15.Beginning To See The Light
(from the album The Velvet Underground)
 88/100 (158 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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16.Oh! Sweet Nuthin'
(from the album Loaded)
 87/100 (149 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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17.All Tomorrow's Parties
(from the album The Velvet Underground And Nico)
 87/100 (420 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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18.Who Loves The Sun
(from the album Loaded)
 87/100 (140 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.There She Goes Again
(from the album The Velvet Underground And Nico)
 87/100 (401 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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20.I'll Be Your Mirror
(from the album The Velvet Underground And Nico)
 86/100 (401 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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The Velvet Underground ratings

Average Rating: 
88/100 (from 281 votes)
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From exileonthehell 05/14/2016 17:00
Say whatever but I think the self titled album (Not the Nico one) should be on the top 100.
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From crimson 04/19/2016 19:11
Way better than Beatles. Possibly the greatest band of all time.
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85/100
From sethmadsen 04/03/2016 23:40
Favorite albums are self titled and loaded I think now... I feel the one with Nico I've tired out of and feel Mr. Warhol made it a little too "artistic" for some of it. Maybe I'll come back to it someday in the same light I once had for it.
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From awesomness425 07/17/2015 07:02
Some of their songs are a little strange, but all together it's great
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From Manigoldo90 01/31/2015 13:23
Best and most important, innovative, and influential band ever.
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From F1Aaron 01/25/2015 22:25
Incredibly influential band who were ahead of their time
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From PsychologistHD 10/26/2014 19:48
Of their first four, there's not a bad song or album in the mix. Each one is like a child with a distinct personality. You can't choose a favorite.
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