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The best album credited to 38 Special is Rockin' Into The Night which is ranked number 11,633 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 96.

38 Special is ranked number 3,024 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 311.

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38 Special best albums

The following albums by 38 Special are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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Total albums: 12. Page 1 of 2

This may not be a complete discography for 38 Special.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!

38 Special bestography composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
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1950s 0 0%
1960s 0 0%
1970s 2 0%
1980s 6 0%
1990s 3 0%
2000s 1 0%
2010s 0 0%
2020s 0 0%
Compilation? Albums %
No 11 92%
Yes 1 8%
Live? Albums %
No 10 83%
Yes 2 17%

38 Special best tracks

Include tracks from compilations & live albums | Exclude tracks from compilations & live albums The same track can appear on multiple albums, so excluding tracks from compilations and live albums helps to remove duplicates from this list.

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1.
Rating: 84 (14 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Wild-Eyed Southern Boys)
2.
Rating: 80 (9 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Special Forces)
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Rating: 78 (4 votes)Comments: 1
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(from the album Tour De Force)
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Rating: 77 (4 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Rockin' Into The Night)
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Rating: 76 (4 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Wild-Eyed Southern Boys)
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Rating: 76 (4 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Wild-Eyed Southern Boys)
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Rating: 75 (4 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Strength In Numbers)
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Rating: 75 (3 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Tour De Force)
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Rating: 74 (5 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Rockin' Into The Night)
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Rating: 74 (4 votes)Comments: 0
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Rating: 74 (3 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Wild-Eyed Southern Boys)
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Rating: 73 (3 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Rockin' Into The Night)
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Rating: 72 (5 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Special Forces)
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Rating: 72 (3 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Strength In Numbers)
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Rating: 72 (3 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Rockin' Into The Night)
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Rating: 72 (3 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Rockin' Into The Night)
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Rating: 72 (3 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Strength In Numbers)
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Rating: 72 (3 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Rockin' Into The Night)
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Rating: 72 (3 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Rockin' Into The Night)
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Rating: 72 (3 votes)Comments: 0
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(from the album Strength In Numbers)
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38 Special ratings

Average Rating: 
72/100 (from 8 votes)
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From 12/05/2018 16:50
.38 Special is a poppy Southern Rock band. There's nothing really outstanding about their music, but they can be a fun listen if you're into the southern sound and like catchy tunes. They understandably had lots of radio hits in their heyday.
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