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Born To Run (album) by Bruce Springsteen

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Born To Run
Born To Run by Bruce Springsteen (1975)
Overall rank: 51st   Overall chart history
Average Rating: 
83/100 (from 1,586 votes)
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Accolades: Award Top 5 albums of 1975 (3rd)
Award Top 20 albums of the 1970s (15th)
Award Top 100 albums of all time (51st)

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Bruce Springsteen bestography

Born To Run is ranked as the best album by Bruce Springsteen.

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Born To Run track list

Overall chart history The tracks on this album have an average rating of 86 out of 100 (all tracks have been rated).

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1.Track pickThunder Road
 91/100 (462 votes)
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2.Tenth Avenue Freeze-Out
 86/100 (340 votes)
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3.Night
 82/100 (276 votes)
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4.Backstreets
 86/100 (318 votes)
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5.Track pickBorn To Run
 91/100 (570 votes)
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6.She's The One
 83/100 (275 votes)
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7.Meeting Across The River
 82/100 (270 votes)
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8.Track pickJungleland
 90/100 (377 votes)
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Born To Run rankings

Born To Run ratings

Average Rating: 
83/100 (from 1,586 votes)
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60/100
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40/100
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73/100
 
70/100
03/13/2019 09:08
72/100
 
75/100
03/10/2019 22:57
81/100
 
70/100
03/09/2019 20:46
83/100

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From Rivera 02/10/2019 05:01
Iconic. Yes, "Born to Run" gets played to death, but "Thunder Road" and the underrated "She's The One" are on here too, and they're just as good.
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From Chungus77 10/29/2018 22:08
Springsteen's Masterpiece 10/10 album
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Rating:  
70/100
From Goliath 10/22/2018 14:35
Sorry Springsteen fans but I can only echo one of the comments below, I also don't get it, I also find this boring. The lyrics may be good, (I can see from the lyric sheet), but great lyrics alone don't make a great album. The title track is the one track I really like.
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Rating:  
90/100
From mjp11 07/31/2018 21:43
Great album. Highlights are Thunder Road, Born to Run, and Jungleland. The Boss sings his heart out in every song and the rest of the E Street Band is just as energetic. I have to say though, Clarence Clemons is the star of this album. Between the title track and Jungleland sax solos, this is arguably the greatest use of a saxophone in a rock album.
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Rating:  
95/100
From jdenny2018 05/18/2018 02:09
Album that saved Springsteen's career. Classic album.
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Rating:  
90/100
From kingofstorm 04/12/2018 03:31
Springsteen's best and most influential album. Amazing album that really exemplifies rock n' roll.
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95/100
From micah88800 03/16/2018 00:42
Absolute classic in every sense of the word. 8 tracks have never held up better as a put together album. The boss perfectly flushes out the sound of being young and careless. The songs are so undeniably good its outrageous. Between "Thunder Road"(contender for best song ever imo), "Backstreets", Title track, and the epic closer "Jungleland"(also one of my contenders for best song ever), you have a perfect record.
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Rating:  
75/100
From BLO 03/04/2018 22:49
Huh, I love Jazz influenced rock and horns, but I just can't fully appreciate this album for some reason. I really can't put my finger on why but it genuinely bothers me I can't.
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Rating:  
50/100
From SamNassiri98 03/03/2018 00:53
I just don't get it. I find this album so utterly boring.
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Rating:  
95/100
From WJA 12/11/2017 14:52
Bruce Springsteen found his sound on this album. A classic.
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