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The best album by Gentle Giant is Octopus which is ranked number 1,770 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 1,051.

Gentle Giant is ranked number 542 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 3,415.

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Gentle Giant best albums

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

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

OctopusUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1972Appears in:67 charts
Rank in 1972:36Rank Score:1,051
Rank in 1970s375Overall Rank:1,770
Average Rating:  78/100 (85 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2.

In A Glass HouseUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1973Appears in:41 charts
Rank in 1973:71Rank Score:487
Rank in 1970s623Overall Rank:3,242
Average Rating:  79/100 (55 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.

The Power And The GloryUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1974Appears in:33 charts
Rank in 1974:65Rank Score:413
Rank in 1970s693Overall Rank:3,665
Average Rating:  76/100 (65 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Three FriendsUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1972Appears in:31 charts
Rank in 1972:72Rank Score:407
Rank in 1970s705Overall Rank:3,713
Average Rating:  76/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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5.

Free HandUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1975Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 1975:85Rank Score:308
Rank in 1970s834Overall Rank:4,636
Average Rating:  76/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.

Gentle GiantUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1970Appears in:28 charts
Rank in 1970:108Rank Score:237
Rank in 1970s994Overall Rank:5,693
Average Rating:  77/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Acquiring The TasteUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1971Appears in:23 charts
Rank in 1971:108Rank Score:226
Rank in 1970s1,029Overall Rank:5,913
Average Rating:  77/100 (40 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Playing The FoolUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1977Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 1977:105Rank Score:196
Rank in 1970s1,128Overall Rank:6,582
Average Rating:  76/100 (18 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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The Missing PieceUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1977Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1977:243Rank Score:48
Rank in 1970s2,557Overall Rank:18,989
Average Rating:  69/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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CivilianUnited Kingdom Gentle Giant
Year of Release:1980Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1980:383Rank Score:17
Rank in 1980s3,901Overall Rank:28,086
Average Rating:  67/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 542

This may not be a complete discography for Gentle Giant. 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!

Gentle Giant best tracks

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1.Proclamation
(from the album The Power And The Glory)
 82/100 (11 votes)
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2.Three Friends
(from the album Three Friends)
 82/100 (11 votes)
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3.Valedictory
(from the album The Power And The Glory)
 81/100 (10 votes)
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4.Playing The Game
(from the album The Power And The Glory)
 80/100 (12 votes)
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5.Peel The Paint
(from the album Three Friends)
 80/100 (10 votes)
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6.In A Glass House
(from the album In A Glass House)
 80/100 (7 votes)
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7.Free Hand
(from the album Free Hand)
 80/100 (6 votes)
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8.Cogs In Cogs
(from the album The Power And The Glory)
 79/100 (9 votes)
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9.Mister Class And Quality?
(from the album Three Friends)
 79/100 (10 votes)
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10.Way Of Life
(from the album In A Glass House)
 79/100 (7 votes)
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11.On Reflection
(from the album Free Hand)
 79/100 (5 votes)
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12.Wreck
(from the album Acquiring The Taste)
 79/100 (3 votes)
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13.The Runaway
(from the album In A Glass House)
 79/100 (7 votes)
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14.Prologue
(from the album Three Friends)
 78/100 (10 votes)
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15.Schooldays
(from the album Three Friends)
 78/100 (10 votes)
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16.Alucard
(from the album Gentle Giant)
 78/100 (6 votes)
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17.Working All Day
(from the album Three Friends)
 78/100 (10 votes)
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18.Time To Kill
(from the album Free Hand)
 78/100 (5 votes)
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19.Pantagruel's Nativity
(from the album Acquiring The Taste)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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20.The Moon Is Down
(from the album Acquiring The Taste)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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Gentle Giant ratings

Average Rating: 
77/100 (from 18 votes)
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85/100
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80/100
 
35/100
05/24/2016 23:19
65/100
 
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72/100
 
80/100
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68/100

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90/100
From Defago 09/26/2012 03:50
I don't get how this guys aren't higher in the rankings. One of the best of the classic prog bands.
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From Deckiller 08/29/2012 08:48
Diverse and intriguing, Gentle Giant were one of the highlights of mid-70s prog.
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For people who can stand prog and who love vocal harmonies this is the band.
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