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Veedon Fleece (album) by Van Morrison 

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Veedon Fleece
Veedon Fleece by Van Morrison (1974)
Overall rank: 871st   Overall chart history
Average Rating: 
80/100 (from 236 votes)
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Accolades: Top 20 albums of 1974 (16th)
Top albums of the 1970s (210th)
Top 1,000 albums of all time (871st)

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Van Morrison bestography

Veedon Fleece is ranked 3rd best out of 49 albums by Van Morrison on BestEverAlbums.com.

The best album by Van Morrison is Astral Weeks which is ranked number 59 in the list of all-time albums with a total rank score of 36,865.

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Veedon Fleece ratings

Average Rating: 
80/100 (from 236 votes)
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65/100
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78/100
 
95/100
01/31/2019 13:17
85/100
 
95/100
01/26/2019 20:39
78/100
 
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70/100
01/22/2019 12:40
72/100

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From Anti 01/26/2019 20:39
Brilliant masterpiece from Van Morrison. Should be receiving the same attention as Astral Weeks on major Greatest Albums of All Times lists.
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From caseygow 11/15/2018 06:35
This album caps off a brilliant six year run for Van that started with Astral Weeks in 1968. In fact, this feels like Astral Weeks less heralded rural cousin and also a more personal affair as there were a lot of changes happening in Morrison's life at this time. A gorgeous record.
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From Sandinistar 10/06/2018 16:15
Another brilliant masterpiece from Van. "Bulbs" and "Cul de Sac" are tremendous songs, not to mention "Fair Play" or the meandering "You Don't Pull No Punches",,, The closest he ever came to duplicating Astral Weeks.
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55/100
From Pretender 05/19/2018 14:55
Only good lyrics. No magic, like Van d Man can do...
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90/100
From Reppu1976 03/21/2017 01:39
A great album, just brilliant as "Astral Weeks", or "Moondance", but still a real statement from Van. Probably, his most personal record.
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From calsper 11/29/2016 10:16
Overall imoact: Good
Historal impact: Well appreciated
Emotional impact: Good
Production value: Impeccable
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90/100
From Kingturtle 05/02/2016 15:09
Arguably the best LP of 1974.
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70/100
From SuedeSwede 12/05/2015 22:10
THIS IS THE BEST ALBUM by Van Morrison in the 1970s that I've heard.

Coincidentally it's also the only album that fits those criteria.

Congratulations either way, good job
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From Boo69 03/27/2013 15:39
Id rank it the 4th best Van Morrison album. It seems like its not far from greatness but ultimately i dont regard it as a classic. Streets Of Arklow and Come Here My Love are the standouts for me.
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90/100
From jhuik 12/29/2012 19:33
I've considered myself a huge Van Morrison fan for years but this somehow always escaped my attention until I saw its rating on this site. Thanks again BEA! This is a beautiful album!!
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