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The best album by Parliament is Mothership Connection which is ranked number 699 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 2,850.

Parliament is ranked number 496 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 3,515.

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Parliament best albums

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

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Mothership ConnectionUnited States Parliament
Year of Release:1975Appears in:182 charts
Rank in 1975:10Rank Score:2,850
Rank in 1970s167Overall Rank:699
Average Rating:  80/100 (231 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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2.

Funkentelechy Vs. The Placebo SyndromeUnited States Parliament
Year of Release:1977Appears in:38 charts
Rank in 1977:76Rank Score:294
Rank in 1970s848Overall Rank:4,563
Average Rating:  76/100 (52 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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3.

Motor Booty AffairUnited States Parliament
Year of Release:1978Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1978:155Rank Score:120
Rank in 1970s1,422Overall Rank:9,093
Average Rating:  78/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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4.

Chocolate CityUnited States Parliament
Year of Release:1975Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1975:159Rank Score:96
Rank in 1970s1,683Overall Rank:11,092
Average Rating:  79/100 (18 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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5.

GloryhallastoopidUnited States Parliament
Year of Release:1979Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1979:214Rank Score:64
Rank in 1970s2,171Overall Rank:15,510
Average Rating:  71/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.

OsmiumUnited States Parliament
Year of Release:1970Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1970:264Rank Score:35
Rank in 1970s2,695Overall Rank:20,447
Average Rating:  77/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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7.

The Clones Of Dr. FunkensteinUnited States Parliament
Year of Release:1976Appears in:18 charts
Rank in 1976:256Rank Score:28
Rank in 1970s2,854Overall Rank:22,000
Average Rating:  78/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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8.

Up For The Down StrokeUnited States Parliament
Year of Release:1974Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1974:289Rank Score:21
Rank in 1970s3,058Overall Rank:24,287
Average Rating:  75/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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9.

TrombipulationUnited States Parliament
Year of Release:1980Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1980:496Rank Score:5
Rank in 1980s5,266Overall Rank:38,345
Average Rating:  69/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Live: P-Funk Earth TourUnited States Parliament
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1977:641Rank Score:1
Rank in 1970s6,553Overall Rank:59,013
Average Rating:  74/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 496

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Parliament best tracks

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1.Give Up The Funk (Tear The Roof Off The Sucker)
(from the album Mothership Connection)
 88/100 (48 votes)
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2.Mothership Connection (Star Child)
(from the album Mothership Connection)
 87/100 (40 votes)
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3.P-Funk (Wants To Get Funked Up)
(from the album Mothership Connection)
 86/100 (40 votes)
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4.Unfunky UFO
(from the album Mothership Connection)
 82/100 (28 votes)
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5.Flash Light
(from the album Funkentelechy Vs. The Placebo Syndrome)
 82/100 (10 votes)
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6.Handcuffs
(from the album Mothership Connection)
 82/100 (30 votes)
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7.Supergroovalisticprosifunkstication
(from the album Mothership Connection)
 81/100 (29 votes)
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8.Night Of The Thumpasorus Peoples
(from the album Mothership Connection)
 80/100 (27 votes)
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9.Chocolate City
(from the album Chocolate City)
 80/100 (5 votes)
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10.Bop Gun (Endangered Species)
(from the album Funkentelechy Vs. The Placebo Syndrome)
 79/100 (8 votes)
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11.If It Don't Fit (Don't Force It)
(from the album Chocolate City)
 79/100 (4 votes)
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12.Together
(from the album Chocolate City)
 79/100 (4 votes)
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13.Bigfootin'
(from the album Chocolate City)
 79/100 (4 votes)
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14.Let Me Be
(from the album Chocolate City)
 79/100 (4 votes)
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15.Funkentelechy
(from the album Funkentelechy Vs. The Placebo Syndrome)
 78/100 (5 votes)
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16.Theme From The Black Hole
(from the album Gloryhallastoopid)
 78/100 (4 votes)
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17.I Misjudged You
(from the album Chocolate City)
 78/100 (4 votes)
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18.Wizard Of Finance
(from the album Funkentelechy Vs. The Placebo Syndrome)
 78/100 (5 votes)
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19.Placebo Syndrome
(from the album Funkentelechy Vs. The Placebo Syndrome)
 77/100 (5 votes)
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20.What Comes Funky
(from the album Chocolate City)
 77/100 (4 votes)
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Parliament ratings

Average Rating: 
78/100 (from 19 votes)
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70/100
07/31/2016 00:54
82/100
 
100/100
07/14/2016 01:42
96/100
 
75/100
10/30/2015 02:02
72/100
 
55/100
05/14/2015 23:21
59/100
 
80/100
03/05/2015 21:10
51/100

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80/100
From junodog4 09/05/2014 01:35
On par with Funkadelic, and equally underappreciated.
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From weedygonsalez 11/17/2011 02:06
Sorta missing the point, Dude. Big difference between ripoff and tribute.
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From Captain_Dude 07/05/2011 17:57
George Clinton was a musical genius...no doubt. Damn funky stuff. Too bad all of the rappers ripped him off by constantly sampling his music. Stop talking over the George Clinton masterpieces!!
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