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The best album by The Who is Who's Next which is ranked number 27 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 57,486.

The Who is ranked number 15 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 114,118.

Members who like this artist also like: The Beatles, Pink Floyd and Led Zeppelin.

The Who official website: http://www.thewho.com

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The Who best albums

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

Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Release Date | Title
RankAlbumArtist
1.

Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,684 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:57,486
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (2,031 votes)
Comments: 161 comments
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2.

QuadropheniaUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1973Appears in:735 charts
Rank in 1973:3Rank Score:20,839
Rank in 1970s31Overall Rank:119
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,034 votes)
Comments: 86 comments
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3.

TommyUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1969Appears in:735 charts
Rank in 1969:7Rank Score:15,474
Rank in 1960s30Overall Rank:173
Average Rating:  81/100 (1,135 votes)
Comments: 66 comments
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The Who Sell OutUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1967Appears in:423 charts
Rank in 1967:14Rank Score:6,174
Rank in 1960s52Overall Rank:422
Average Rating:  80/100 (640 votes)
Comments: 42 comments
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Live At LeedsUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1970Appears in:275 charts
Rank in 1970:22Rank Score:4,790
Rank in 1970s132Overall Rank:534
Average Rating:  83/100 (524 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
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6.

My GenerationUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1965Appears in:374 charts
Rank in 1965:7Rank Score:4,560
Rank in 1960s66Overall Rank:554
Average Rating:  79/100 (578 votes)
Comments: 29 comments
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The Who By NumbersUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1975Appears in:124 charts
Rank in 1975:36Rank Score:1,134
Rank in 1970s388Overall Rank:1,886
Average Rating:  74/100 (231 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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A Quick OneUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1966Appears in:167 charts
Rank in 1966:22Rank Score:1,083
Rank in 1960s174Overall Rank:1,968
Average Rating:  75/100 (290 votes)
Comments: 21 comments
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Who Are YouUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1978Appears in:110 charts
Rank in 1978:51Rank Score:831
Rank in 1970s482Overall Rank:2,416
Average Rating:  70/100 (249 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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Face DancesUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1981Appears in:51 charts
Rank in 1981:95Rank Score:335
Rank in 1980s785Overall Rank:4,929
Average Rating:  63/100 (119 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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Overall band rank: 15

This may not be a complete discography for The Who. 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!

The Who best tracks

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1.Baba O'Riley
(from the album Who's Next)
 93/100 (818 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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2.Won't Get Fooled Again
(from the album Who's Next)
 92/100 (651 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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3.Love, Reign O'er Me
(from the album Quadrophenia)
 91/100 (322 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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4.Behind Blue Eyes
(from the album Who's Next)
 91/100 (557 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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5.My Generation
(from the album My Generation)
 91/100 (335 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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6.Pinball Wizard
(from the album Tommy)
 90/100 (334 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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7.My Generation
(from the album Live At Leeds)
 89/100 (170 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.I Can See For Miles
(from the album The Who Sell Out)
 89/100 (266 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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9.5:15
(from the album Quadrophenia)
 88/100 (221 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.Who Are You
(from the album Who Are You)
 88/100 (144 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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11.The Kids Are Alright
(from the album My Generation)
 88/100 (173 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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12.Bargain
(from the album Who's Next)
 88/100 (434 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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13.The Real Me
(from the album Quadrophenia)
 88/100 (228 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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14.Eminence Front
(from the album It's Hard)
 86/100 (77 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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15.Young Man Blues
(from the album Live At Leeds)
 86/100 (85 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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16.We're Not Gonna Take It
(from the album Tommy)
 86/100 (168 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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17.The Punk And The Godfather
(from the album Quadrophenia)
 86/100 (170 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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18.Doctor Jimmy
(from the album Quadrophenia)
 86/100 (180 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.Go To The Mirror!
(from the album Tommy)
 86/100 (152 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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20.Quadrophenia
(from the album Quadrophenia)
 86/100 (173 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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The Who ratings

Average Rating: 
87/100 (from 352 votes)
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90/100
11/08/2018 18:04
78/100
 
95/100
11/07/2018 19:18
83/100
 
85/100
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83/100
 
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75/100
 
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From Dunnand 11/07/2018 19:18
Still think Who Sells Out is a underrated masterpiece.
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From Nowhereman1965 09/24/2018 18:02
Love The Who. Fantastic run of albums, right up until the early 80's. Live at Leeds (the original vinyl LP) arguably the greatest Live album ever.
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From BLO 11/27/2017 01:17
Who's Next is amazing, too bad I find getting into double concept albums to be a chore...
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From Jbalbinolr 11/18/2017 15:44
My favorite band and artist of all time, bombastic live, genius at the studio, and the craziest rhythm section ever.
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Rating:  
100/100
From edubs 11/15/2017 18:37
Regarding the comment "old mans music [sic]" by InsanityPrawnBoy:
actually, this is very much young man's music - simply young men from a different time. music (at least that being sold to the public) has been a "young man's game" for a long time. Ragtime wasn't old people music, Swing wasn't old people music, Be-bop wasn't old people music, Motown wasn't old people music, etc. The music of The Who is filled with the vibrance of youth, the energy of youth and their lyrics speak to the listener from a youthful perspective (though at times also an "old soul" view of the world). Today's "young people music" will seem "old" to younger people 20, 30, 40, 50 years from now. But a young person with perspective will understand that this music comes from the mind and body of young people and that certain truths of the life experiences of young people will resonate in that music forever. But I guess you were just looking to be snarky.
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90/100
From PaperVinnie 11/08/2017 22:55
They rocked harder than anyone else of their time, but their experimental stuff is just as influential and innovative as their early straight forward hard rock.
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From InsanityPrawnBoy 04/30/2017 09:15
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From cuzIsed 01/04/2017 09:27
Quadrophenia was on and my husband said, "I don't 'get' the Who." In that declaration I knew unequivocally there was just no hope, and so - well - I left.
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Rating:  
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From nitomano 08/24/2016 14:00
el mejor bajista de todos los tiempos
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From Deckiller 03/08/2016 02:07
The definition of a rock band.
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