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Kevin Ayers United Kingdom 

The best album by Kevin Ayers is Shooting At The Moon which is ranked number 5,411 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 252.

Kevin Ayers is ranked number 1,247 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 1,131.

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Kevin Ayers best albums

The following albums by Kevin Ayers are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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1.

Shooting At The MoonUnited Kingdom Kevin Ayers
Year of Release:1970Appears in:34 charts
Rank in 1970:102Rank Score:252
Rank in 1970s958Overall Rank:5,411
Average Rating:  74/100 (47 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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2.

Joy Of A ToyUnited Kingdom Kevin Ayers
Year of Release:1969Appears in:46 charts
Rank in 1969:102Rank Score:232
Rank in 1960s393Overall Rank:5,808
Average Rating:  76/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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3.

WhatevershebringswesingUnited Kingdom Kevin Ayers
Year of Release:1971Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 1971:113Rank Score:211
Rank in 1970s1,080Overall Rank:6,236
Average Rating:  72/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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4.

BananamourUnited Kingdom Kevin Ayers
Year of Release:1973Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1973:138Rank Score:188
Rank in 1970s1,150Overall Rank:6,780
Average Rating:  76/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.

The Confessions of Dr. Dream and Other StoriesUnited Kingdom Kevin Ayers
Year of Release:1974Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1974:191Rank Score:76
Rank in 1970s2,078Overall Rank:14,571
Average Rating:  77/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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The UnfairgroundUnited Kingdom Kevin Ayers
Year of Release:2007Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 2007:440Rank Score:74
Rank in 2000s3,956Overall Rank:14,832
Average Rating:  75/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Rainbow TakeawayUnited Kingdom Kevin Ayers
Year of Release:1978Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1978:265Rank Score:52
Rank in 1970s2,497Overall Rank:18,392
Average Rating:  73/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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That's What You Get BabeUnited Kingdom Kevin Ayers
Year of Release:1980Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1980:375Rank Score:18
Rank in 1980s3,822Overall Rank:27,467
Average Rating:  68/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Still Life With GuitarUnited Kingdom Kevin Ayers
Year of Release:1992Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1992:550Rank Score:14
Rank in 1990s6,100Overall Rank:30,981
Average Rating:  75/100 (2 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.

DeiĆ ...VuUnited Kingdom Kevin Ayers
Year of Release:1984Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1984:554Rank Score:5
Rank in 1980s5,709Overall Rank:42,109
Average Rating:  73/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 1,247

This may not be a complete discography for Kevin Ayers. 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!

Kevin Ayers best tracks

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1.Confession Of Doctor Dream: Irreversible Neural Damage
(from the album The Confessions of Dr. Dream and Other Stories)
 82/100 (3 votes)
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2.Puis Je?
(from the album Shooting At The Moon)
 81/100 (4 votes)
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3.May I?
(from the album Shooting At The Moon)
 81/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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4.Song For Insane Times
(from the album Joy Of A Toy)
 80/100 (4 votes)
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5.Lady Rachel
(from the album Joy Of A Toy)
 80/100 (3 votes)
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6.Stranger In Blue Suede Shoes
(from the album Whatevershebringswesing)
 80/100 (3 votes)
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7.Margaret
(from the album Whatevershebringswesing)
 79/100 (4 votes)
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8.The Oyster And The Flying Fish
(from the album Shooting At The Moon)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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9.Gemini Child
(from the album Shooting At The Moon)
 78/100 (5 votes)
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10.Champagne Cowboy Blues
(from the album Whatevershebringswesing)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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11.Underwater
(from the album Shooting At The Moon)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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12.Clarietta Rag
(from the album Joy Of A Toy)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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13.Rheinhardt & Geraldine/Colores Para Delores
(from the album Shooting At The Moon)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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14.Clarence In Wonderland
(from the album Shooting At The Moon)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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15.Jolie Madame
(from the album Shooting At The Moon)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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16.Hat
(from the album Shooting At The Moon)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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17.Lunatics Lament
(from the album Shooting At The Moon)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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18.Red Green And You Blue
(from the album Shooting At The Moon)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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19.Pisser Dans Un Violon
(from the album Shooting At The Moon)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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20.Shooting At The Moon
(from the album Shooting At The Moon)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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Kevin Ayers ratings

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80/100 (from 9 votes)
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90/100
08/05/2016 05:20
72/100
 
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02/03/2015 01:07
64/100
 
95/100
11/21/2014 16:54
89/100
 
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07/27/2014 01:20
63/100
 
95/100
04/20/2014 08:44
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From Captain_Dude 08/05/2016 05:21
British rock journalist Nick Kent once wrote: "Kevin Ayers and Syd Barrett were the two most important people in British pop music. Everything that came after came from them."

I have to agree.
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From davidhuret 02/21/2013 10:11
RIP Kevin.
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From davidhuret 12/11/2012 10:25
A very endearing, funny and poetic songwriter.
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