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The best album by Philip Glass is Glassworks which is ranked number 2,104 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 854.

Philip Glass is ranked number 753 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 2,315.

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Philip Glass best albums

The following albums by Philip Glass are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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1.

GlassworksUnited States Philip Glass
Year of Release:1982Appears in:49 charts
Rank in 1982:36Rank Score:854
Rank in 1980s342Overall Rank:2,104
Average Rating:  77/100 (59 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2.

KoyaanisqatsiUnited States Philip Glass
Year of Release:1983Appears in:55 charts
Rank in 1983:43Rank Score:557
Rank in 1980s479Overall Rank:2,932
Average Rating:  77/100 (66 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.

Einstein On The BeachUnited States Philip Glass
Year of Release:1979Appears in:34 charts
Rank in 1979:74Rank Score:324
Rank in 1970s809Overall Rank:4,467
Average Rating:  76/100 (38 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Metamorphosis I - VUnited States Philip Glass
Year of Release:1988Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1988:112Rank Score:172
Rank in 1980s1,129Overall Rank:7,261
Average Rating:  77/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Dance Nos. 1-5United States Philip Glass
Year of Release:1988Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1988:161Rank Score:109
Rank in 1980s1,597Overall Rank:10,445
Average Rating:  76/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.

The HoursUnited States Philip Glass
Year of Release:2002Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 2002:373Rank Score:71
Rank in 2000s4,077Overall Rank:15,234
Average Rating:  72/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Solo PianoUnited States Philip Glass
Year of Release:1989Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1989:260Rank Score:66
Rank in 1980s2,312Overall Rank:16,044
Average Rating:  76/100 (18 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Music In Twelve PartsUnited States Philip Glass
Year of Release:1996Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1996:476Rank Score:51
Rank in 1990s3,801Overall Rank:18,524
Average Rating:  73/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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The PhotographerUnited States Philip Glass
Year of Release:1983Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1983:345Rank Score:20
Rank in 1980s3,680Overall Rank:26,393
Average Rating:  72/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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MishimaUnited States Philip Glass
Year of Release:1985Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1985:316Rank Score:19
Rank in 1980s3,738Overall Rank:26,814
Average Rating:  73/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 753

This may not be a complete discography for Philip Glass. 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!

Philip Glass best tracks

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1.Knee Play 1
(from the album Einstein On The Beach)
 84/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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2.Pruit Igoe
(from the album Koyaanisqatsi)
 82/100 (9 votes)
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3.Opening
(from the album Glassworks)
 81/100 (10 votes)
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4.Cloudscape
(from the album Koyaanisqatsi)
 80/100 (7 votes)
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5.The Grid
(from the album Koyaanisqatsi)
 80/100 (8 votes)
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6.Prophecies
(from the album Koyaanisqatsi)
 80/100 (8 votes)
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7.Knee Play 5
(from the album Einstein On The Beach)
 80/100 (3 votes)
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8.Act 3. Scene 1 - Trial / Prison
(from the album Einstein On The Beach)
 79/100 (3 votes)
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9.Knee Play 2
(from the album Einstein On The Beach)
 79/100 (3 votes)
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10.Knee Play 4
(from the album Einstein On The Beach)
 79/100 (3 votes)
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11.Act 4. Scene 1 - Building
(from the album Einstein On The Beach)
 79/100 (3 votes)
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12.Act 1. Scene 1 - Train
(from the album Einstein On The Beach)
 79/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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13.Closing
(from the album Glassworks)
 79/100 (7 votes)
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14.Act 1. Scene 2 - Trial
(from the album Einstein On The Beach)
 79/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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15.Act 4. Scene 3 - Spaceship
(from the album Einstein On The Beach)
 79/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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16.Act 3. Scene 2 - Dance 2
(from the album Einstein On The Beach)
 79/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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17.Act 2. Scene 1 - Dance 1
(from the album Einstein On The Beach)
 79/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.Act 2. Scene 2 - Night Train
(from the album Einstein On The Beach)
 79/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.Knee Play 3
(from the album Einstein On The Beach)
 79/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.Act 4. Scene 2 - Bed
(from the album Einstein On The Beach)
 79/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Philip Glass ratings

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77/100 (from 10 votes)
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