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The best album by Soft Machine is Third which is ranked number 760 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 2,734.

Soft Machine is ranked number 453 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 4,086.

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Soft Machine best albums

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

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

ThirdUnited Kingdom Soft Machine
Year of Release:1970Appears in:178 charts
Rank in 1970:28Rank Score:2,734
Rank in 1970s182Overall Rank:760
Average Rating:  81/100 (207 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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2.

The Soft MachineUnited Kingdom Soft Machine
Year of Release:1968Appears in:105 charts
Rank in 1968:38Rank Score:757
Rank in 1960s203Overall Rank:2,272
Average Rating:  77/100 (94 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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3.

Volume TwoUnited Kingdom Soft Machine
Year of Release:1969Appears in:58 charts
Rank in 1969:79Rank Score:387
Rank in 1960s286Overall Rank:3,804
Average Rating:  77/100 (56 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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4.

BundlesUnited Kingdom Soft Machine
Year of Release:1975Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1975:190Rank Score:84
Rank in 1970s1,891Overall Rank:13,074
Average Rating:  75/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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5.

SixUnited Kingdom Soft Machine
Year of Release:1973Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1973:256Rank Score:60
Rank in 1970s2,287Overall Rank:16,634
Average Rating:  72/100 (12 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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FourthUnited Kingdom Soft Machine
Year of Release:1971Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1971:374Rank Score:14
Rank in 1970s3,498Overall Rank:29,816
Average Rating:  74/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Alive And Well Recorded In ParisUnited Kingdom Soft Machine
Year of Release:1978Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1978:410Rank Score:8
Rank in 1970s4,056Overall Rank:35,770
Average Rating:  76/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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SevenUnited Kingdom Soft Machine
Year of Release:1973Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1973:439Rank Score:7
Rank in 1970s4,195Overall Rank:37,040
Average Rating:  73/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Live At The Proms 1970United Kingdom Soft Machine
Year of Release:1988Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 1988:559Rank Score:6
Rank in 1980s5,153Overall Rank:38,177
Average Rating:  76/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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SoftsUnited Kingdom Soft Machine
Year of Release:1976Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1976:433Rank Score:6
Rank in 1970s4,401Overall Rank:38,622
Average Rating:  72/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 453

This may not be a complete discography for Soft Machine. 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!

Soft Machine best tracks

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1.Moon In June
(from the album Third)
 85/100 (27 votes)
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2.Why Are We Sleeping?
(from the album The Soft Machine)
 83/100 (12 votes)
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3.A Certain Kind
(from the album The Soft Machine)
 83/100 (11 votes)
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4.Out Bloody Rageous
(from the album Third)
 83/100 (24 votes)
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5.Slightly All The Time
(from the album Third)
 82/100 (25 votes)
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6.Facelift
(from the album Third)
 81/100 (25 votes)
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7.Joy Of A Toy
(from the album The Soft Machine)
 81/100 (10 votes)
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8.Dedicated To You But You Weren't Listening
(from the album Volume Two)
 80/100 (7 votes)
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9.Hope For Happiness
(from the album The Soft Machine)
 80/100 (11 votes)
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10.Pataphysical Introduction, Pt. 2
(from the album Volume Two)
 79/100 (6 votes)
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11.Dada Was Here
(from the album Volume Two)
 79/100 (6 votes)
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12.Why Am I So Short?
(from the album The Soft Machine)
 79/100 (10 votes)
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13.So Boot If At All
(from the album The Soft Machine)
 79/100 (11 votes)
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14.Save Yourself
(from the album The Soft Machine)
 79/100 (11 votes)
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15.Hibou, Anemone And Bear
(from the album Volume Two)
 78/100 (6 votes)
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16.Box 25/4 Lid
(from the album The Soft Machine)
 78/100 (10 votes)
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17.Priscilla
(from the album The Soft Machine)
 77/100 (11 votes)
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18.Plus Belle Qu'une Poubelle
(from the album The Soft Machine)
 77/100 (10 votes)
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19.Hulloder
(from the album Volume Two)
 77/100 (6 votes)
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20.As Long As He Lies Perfectly Still
(from the album Volume Two)
 77/100 (6 votes)
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Soft Machine ratings

Average Rating: 
79/100 (from 17 votes)
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75/100
01/01/2017 18:16
72/100
 
90/100
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70/100
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From Tayden333 03/24/2016 20:12
Great band in all their incarnations. Still gigging and going to see them this weekend . . . . .
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From Arthurknight 10/11/2014 22:55
they died out but in the beginning were very strong
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From mostlymor 05/08/2014 19:04
Great band! Would give them 100 points but for the dodgy later jazz-fusion stuff, and having no original members in the later line-up's, for me that wasn't really Soft Machine.
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