"Well, pardon my birth, I just slipped out"

- Pavement
 

Talking Heads United States 

The best album by Talking Heads is Remain In Light which is ranked number 51 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 33,361.

Talking Heads is ranked number 37 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 59,983.

Members who like this artist also like: Joy Division, R.E.M. and The Clash.

Talking Heads official website: http://www.talking-heads.nl

Listen to Talking Heads on YouTube

Loading content from YouTube...

Talking Heads best albums

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

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

Remain In LightUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1980Appears in:1,069 charts
Rank in 1980:1Rank Score:33,361
Rank in 1980s5Overall Rank:51
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,244 votes)
Comments: 103 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
2.

Fear Of MusicUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1979Appears in:447 charts
Rank in 1979:5Rank Score:7,685
Rank in 1970s83Overall Rank:295
Average Rating:  83/100 (566 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
3.

Stop Making SenseUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1984Appears in:229 charts
Rank in 1984:12Rank Score:4,834
Rank in 1980s62Overall Rank:445
Average Rating:  81/100 (374 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
4.

Talking Heads: 77United States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1977Appears in:302 charts
Rank in 1977:15Rank Score:4,379
Rank in 1970s123Overall Rank:487
Average Rating:  82/100 (451 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
5.

More Songs About Buildings And FoodUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1978Appears in:263 charts
Rank in 1978:13Rank Score:3,535
Rank in 1970s146Overall Rank:595
Average Rating:  82/100 (397 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
6.

Speaking In TonguesUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1983Appears in:216 charts
Rank in 1983:9Rank Score:2,987
Rank in 1980s106Overall Rank:686
Average Rating:  79/100 (338 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
7.

Little CreaturesUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1985Appears in:137 charts
Rank in 1985:21Rank Score:1,133
Rank in 1980s259Overall Rank:1,590
Average Rating:  75/100 (200 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
8.

The Name Of This Band Is Talking HeadsUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1982Appears in:81 charts
Rank in 1982:30Rank Score:1,035
Rank in 1980s281Overall Rank:1,718
Average Rating:  78/100 (128 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
9.

NakedUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1988Appears in:57 charts
Rank in 1988:53Rank Score:470
Rank in 1980s526Overall Rank:3,224
Average Rating:  69/100 (132 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
10.

True StoriesUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1986Appears in:39 charts
Rank in 1986:65Rank Score:325
Rank in 1980s697Overall Rank:4,319
Average Rating:  69/100 (103 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
Overall band rank: 37

This may not be a complete discography for Talking Heads. 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!

Talking Heads best tracks

#TrackRating
1.Once In A Lifetime
(from the album Remain In Light)
 92/100 (436 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
2.Psycho Killer
(from the album Talking Heads: 77)
 91/100 (244 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
3.This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)
(from the album Speaking In Tongues)
 90/100 (105 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Amazon MP3
iTunes
4.Once In A Lifetime
(from the album Stop Making Sense)
 90/100 (90 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
5.Psycho Killer
(from the album Stop Making Sense)
 90/100 (86 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Amazon MP3
iTunes
6.Burning Down The House
(from the album Stop Making Sense)
 89/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
7.Life During Wartime
(from the album Fear Of Music)
 89/100 (148 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
8.Born Under Punches (The Heat Goes On)
(from the album Remain In Light)
 89/100 (292 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
9.Burning Down The House
(from the album Speaking In Tongues)
 89/100 (112 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Amazon MP3
iTunes
10.Heaven
(from the album Fear Of Music)
 88/100 (108 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
11.Life During Wartime
(from the album Stop Making Sense)
 87/100 (48 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
12.Cities
(from the album Fear Of Music)
 87/100 (114 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
13.Crosseyed And Painless
(from the album Remain In Light)
 87/100 (254 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Amazon MP3
iTunes
14.I Zimbra
(from the album Fear Of Music)
 87/100 (111 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Amazon MP3
iTunes
15.Take Me To The River
(from the album More Songs About Buildings And Food)
 87/100 (89 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Amazon MP3
iTunes
16.Pulled Up
(from the album Talking Heads: 77)
 87/100 (88 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Amazon MP3
iTunes
17.Drugs
(from the album Fear Of Music)
 87/100 (90 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
18.The Great Curve
(from the album Remain In Light)
 86/100 (238 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
19.Mind
(from the album Fear Of Music)
 86/100 (99 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes
20.Air
(from the album Fear Of Music)
 86/100 (96 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Amazon MP3
iTunes

Related links: top tracks of all time.

Talking Heads ratings

Average Rating: 
86/100 (from 183 votes)
  Ratings distribution  Average Rating = (n ÷ (n + m)) × av + (m ÷ (n + m)) × AV
where:
av = trimmed mean average rating an item has currently received.
n = number of ratings an item has currently received.
m = minimum number of ratings required for an item to appear in a 'top-rated' chart (currently 10).
AV = the site mean average rating.

Showing latest 5 ratings for this artist. | Show all 183 ratings for this artist.

Rating
Date logged
Member
No. artist ratings
Avg. artist rating
 
85/100
5 days ago
81/100
 
80/100
12/25/2016 20:23
73/100
 
80/100
12/24/2016 13:20
71/100
 
95/100
12/22/2016 04:31
67/100
 
85/100
12/16/2016 15:24
62/100

Related links: top artists of all time.

Please log in or register if you want to be able to leave a rating.

Talking Heads comments

Showing latest 10 comments | Show all 21 comments | Most Helpful First | Newest First
(Only showing comments with -2 votes or higher. You can alter this threshold from your profile page. Manage Profile)

Rating:  
95/100
From Mountandrew 12/22/2016 04:33
Fantastic band, definitely one of my favorite bands to come from the 70s and 80s. Great original content, with their own unique style placed into each album.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | 0 votes (0 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
95/100
From Matt-R 11/14/2016 02:21
Super consistent band, I love their albums before and including Remain In Light, afterwards are still alright.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +1 votes (1 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
From timcrapnell 10/17/2015 20:27
Always good.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | 0 votes (0 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
85/100
From colonelchibbers 03/28/2015 16:34
Great artists, especially when Brian Eno was in the studio.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | 0 votes (0 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
95/100
From BraddlesHendo 12/03/2014 09:26
A great band totally original.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +1 votes (1 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
90/100
From HoldenM 04/28/2014 08:30
Innovative, ingenious, and so much fun. One of the best bands ever.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +2 votes (2 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
100/100
From bonafini 01/13/2014 03:18
Shouldn't it be marked as 'mixed nationality' since David Byrne is scottish?
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +1 votes (1 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
100/100
From bonafini 08/19/2013 21:34
funkiest band to ever exist. david byrne is god.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +1 votes (1 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
95/100
From AlvaroArana 07/24/2013 21:52
So cool.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +1 votes (1 helpful | 0 unhelpful)
Rating:  
90/100
From aditya7 07/14/2013 10:38
One of the most creative band of the 80s.
Helpful?  (Log in to vote) | +1 votes (1 helpful | 0 unhelpful)

Showing latest 10 comments | Show all 21 comments

Please log in or register if you want to be able to add a comment.

Your feedback for Talking Heads

Let us know what you think of this artist by adding a comment or assigning a rating below!
Anonymous
Your rating: Login or register to assign a rating to this band.
Your comment: Login or register to comment on this band.
Login or register to add this band to your favourites.

    Best Ever Artists
    1. The Beatles
    2. Radiohead
    3. Pink Floyd
    4. Led Zeppelin
    5. Bob Dylan
    6. David Bowie
    7. Arcade Fire
    8. The Rolling Stones
    9. Nirvana
    10. The Velvet Underground
    11. The Smiths
    12. Pixies
    13. The Beach Boys
    14. The Clash
    15. The Who
    16. U2
    17. Jimi Hendrix
    18. Neil Young
    19. Bruce Springsteen
    20. The Doors


    Copyright © 2005-2017 BestEverAlbums.com. All rights reserved.    Terms of Use  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Us  |   Advertising  |   RSS Feeds  |   Site Map  |   Hosting by ServInt