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See also: The Velvet Underground And Nico.

The best album by The Velvet Underground is The Velvet Underground which is ranked number 108 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 20,398.

The best album taking into account parent or child acts is The Velvet Underground And Nico by The Velvet Underground And Nico which is ranked number 10 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 92,707.

The Velvet Underground is ranked number 10 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 141,071.

Members who like this artist also like: The Beatles, Pink Floyd and Bob Dylan.

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The Velvet Underground best albums

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

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

The Velvet Underground And NicoMixed Nationality The Velvet Underground And Nico
Year of Release:1967Appears in:2,045 charts
Rank in 1967:2Rank Score:92,707
Rank in 1960s4Overall Rank:10
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (2,278 votes)
Comments: 242 comments
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2.

The Velvet UndergroundUnited States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1969Appears in:761 charts
Rank in 1969:6Rank Score:20,398
Rank in 1960s23Overall Rank:108
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,005 votes)
Comments: 76 comments
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3.

White Light/White HeatUnited States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1968Appears in:580 charts
Rank in 1968:6Rank Score:14,444
Rank in 1960s28Overall Rank:157
Average Rating:  84/100 (873 votes)
Comments: 68 comments
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4.

LoadedUnited States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1970Appears in:520 charts
Rank in 1970:12Rank Score:11,194
Rank in 1970s54Overall Rank:207
Average Rating:  82/100 (790 votes)
Comments: 40 comments
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5.

VU
Compilation
United States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1985Appears in:61 charts
Rank in 1985:34Rank Score:629
Rank in 1980s429Overall Rank:2,641
Average Rating:  80/100 (170 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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6.


Safe Mode: On
1969: The Velvet Underground LiveUnited States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1974Appears in:53 charts
Rank in 1974:50Rank Score:611
Rank in 1970s526Overall Rank:2,707
Average Rating:  79/100 (138 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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7.

Andy Warhol's Velvet Underground Featuring Nico
Compilation
United States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1971Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1971:64Rank Score:526
Rank in 1970s588Overall Rank:3,033
Average Rating:  78/100 (24 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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8.

Peel Slowly And See
Compilation
United States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1995Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1995:103Rank Score:307
Rank in 1990s941Overall Rank:4,605
Average Rating:  81/100 (79 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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Live MCMXCIIIUnited States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1993Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1993:253Rank Score:91
Rank in 1990s2,534Overall Rank:12,278
Average Rating:  71/100 (37 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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10.

SqueezeUnited States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1973Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1973:277Rank Score:48
Rank in 1970s2,534Overall Rank:18,785
Average Rating:  39/100 (90 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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Overall band rank: 10

This may not be a complete discography for The Velvet Underground. 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 Velvet Underground best tracks

#TrackRating
1.Heroin
(from the album The Velvet Underground And Nico)
 93/100 (726 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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2.Sunday Morning
(from the album The Velvet Underground And Nico)
 92/100 (694 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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3.Pale Blue Eyes
(from the album The Velvet Underground)
 92/100 (361 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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4.Stephanie Says
(from the album VU)
 91/100 (66 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.Venus In Furs
(from the album The Velvet Underground And Nico)
 91/100 (613 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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6.Candy Says
(from the album The Velvet Underground)
 90/100 (284 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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7.Sweet Jane
(from the album Loaded)
 90/100 (312 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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8.Sister Ray
(from the album White Light/White Heat)
 90/100 (241 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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9.I'm Waiting For The Man
(from the album The Velvet Underground And Nico)
 89/100 (578 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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10.Rock And Roll
(from the album Loaded)
 89/100 (223 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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11.What Goes On
(from the album The Velvet Underground)
 89/100 (241 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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12.After Hours
(from the album The Velvet Underground)
 89/100 (228 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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13.Femme Fatale
(from the album The Velvet Underground And Nico)
 89/100 (536 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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14.White Light/White Heat
(from the album White Light/White Heat)
 88/100 (246 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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15.Beginning To See The Light
(from the album The Velvet Underground)
 88/100 (207 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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16.Oh! Sweet Nuthin'
(from the album Loaded)
 88/100 (181 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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17.Who Loves The Sun
(from the album Loaded)
 88/100 (177 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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18.I'll Be Your Mirror
(from the album The Velvet Underground And Nico)
 87/100 (481 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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19.All Tomorrow's Parties
(from the album The Velvet Underground And Nico)
 87/100 (503 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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20.Lady Godiva's Operation
(from the album White Light/White Heat)
 87/100 (191 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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The Velvet Underground ratings

Average Rating: 
88/100 (from 321 votes)
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From LouReedPoland 12/28/2016 09:34
My favourite music group. One of the best groups of all time. My favourite albums are The Velvet Underground & Nico (*****) and The Velvet Underground (*****). White Light/White Heat is very good too (****1/2). Loaded is medium (***1/2).
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From Amirkhosro 10/15/2016 11:46
Still the best rock band of all time. Everybody knows the studio albums but their live stuff is just as good. Check out the Matrix Tapes, the Gymnasium Set and various brilliant bootleg recordings. What a band.
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From exileonthehell 05/14/2016 17:00
Say whatever but I think the self titled album (Not the Nico one) should be on the top 100.
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From crimson 04/19/2016 19:11
Way better than Beatles. Possibly the greatest band of all time.
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From sethmadsen 04/03/2016 23:40
Favorite albums are self titled and loaded I think now... I feel the one with Nico I've tired out of and feel Mr. Warhol made it a little too "artistic" for some of it. Maybe I'll come back to it someday in the same light I once had for it.
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From awesomness425 07/17/2015 07:02
Some of their songs are a little strange, but all together it's great
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From Manigoldo90 01/31/2015 13:23
Best and most important, innovative, and influential band ever.
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