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The best album by Carole King is Tapestry which is ranked number 269 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 9,638.

Carole King is ranked number 264 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 10,273.

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Carole King best albums

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

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

TapestryUnited States Carole King
Year of Release:1971Appears in:516 charts
Rank in 1971:13Rank Score:9,638
Rank in 1970s71Overall Rank:269
Average Rating:  81/100 (642 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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FantasyUnited States Carole King
Year of Release:1973Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1973:132Rank Score:206
Rank in 1970s1,158Overall Rank:6,929
Average Rating:  73/100 (12 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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WriterUnited States Carole King
Year of Release:1970Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 1970:167Rank Score:114
Rank in 1970s1,635Overall Rank:10,930
Average Rating:  75/100 (18 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Wrap Around JoyUnited States Carole King
Year of Release:1974Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1974:197Rank Score:81
Rank in 1970s2,113Overall Rank:15,060
Average Rating:  72/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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ThoroughbredUnited States Carole King
Year of Release:1976Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1976:197Rank Score:80
Rank in 1970s2,141Overall Rank:15,301
Average Rating:  71/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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MusicUnited States Carole King
Year of Release:1971Appears in:28 charts
Rank in 1971:234Rank Score:71
Rank in 1970s2,271Overall Rank:16,697
Average Rating:  74/100 (21 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Really RosieUnited States Carole King
Year of Release:1975Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1975:272Rank Score:45
Rank in 1970s2,782Overall Rank:21,451
Average Rating:  74/100 (12 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Rhymes And ReasonsUnited States Carole King
Year of Release:1972Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1972:336Rank Score:29
Rank in 1970s3,111Overall Rank:25,271
Average Rating:  69/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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City StreetsUnited States Carole King
Year of Release:1989Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1989:747Rank Score:4
Rank in 1980s6,778Overall Rank:50,883
Average Rating:  67/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Pearls: Songs Of Goffin And KingUnited States Carole King
Year of Release:1980Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1980:829Rank Score:2
Rank in 1980s9,037Overall Rank:70,086
Average Rating:  65/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 264

This may not be a complete discography for Carole King. 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!

Carole King best tracks

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1.It's Too Late
(from the album Tapestry)
 89/100 (134 votes)
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2.So Far Away
(from the album Tapestry)
 87/100 (116 votes)
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3.You've Got A Friend
(from the album Tapestry)
 87/100 (125 votes)
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4.(You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman
(from the album Tapestry)
 87/100 (117 votes)
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5.I Feel The Earth Move
(from the album Tapestry)
 86/100 (121 votes)
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6.Will You Love Me Tomorrow?
(from the album Tapestry)
 83/100 (96 votes)
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7.Beautiful
(from the album Tapestry)
 82/100 (94 votes)
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8.Home Again
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 82/100 (94 votes)
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9.Where You Lead
(from the album Tapestry)
 82/100 (86 votes)
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10.Tapestry
(from the album Tapestry)
 81/100 (89 votes)
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11.Way Over Yonder
(from the album Tapestry)
 81/100 (90 votes)
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12.Raspberry Jam
(from the album Writer)
 81/100 (3 votes)
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13.Sweet Seasons
(from the album Music)
 81/100 (6 votes)
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14.Smackwater Jack
(from the album Tapestry)
 80/100 (89 votes)
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15.It's Going To Take Some Time
(from the album Music)
 80/100 (6 votes)
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16.Jazzman
(from the album Wrap Around Joy)
 79/100 (5 votes)
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17.Song Of Long Ago
(from the album Music)
 79/100 (6 votes)
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18.Surely
(from the album Music)
 78/100 (6 votes)
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19.Corazón
(from the album Fantasy)
 78/100 (3 votes)
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20.Some Kind Of Wonderful
(from the album Music)
 78/100 (5 votes)
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Carole King ratings

Average Rating: 
74/100 (from 32 votes)
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From Willie24 11/03/2013 19:47
Carole King (born Klein) was an able pianist from the age of four and by her late teens had developed into a competent songwriter with her boyfriend (later to be husband) Gerry Goffin supplying lyrics. The duo were recruited by Don Kirshner and joined his legendary song writing team, working out of the Brill Building in New York.

As the 60’s became the 70’s Carole King was established as one of the premier songwriters of the decade. Her list of credits is simply incredible and includes Take Good Care of My Baby, Up on the Roof, the Locomotion to name but a few She had delivered a string of dozens of hits for a vast cross section of artists but with the exception of 1962’s sublime It Might As Well Rain Until September success as a performer had proved to be elusive. Her partnership and marriage with Goffin dissolved in the late 60’s

As a melodic songwriter she ranks as one of the greatest of the 20th Century and her catalogue of great songs covers a huge variety of styles and influences. Simply she is one of the best
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From skelter54 06/05/2013 10:33
Tapestry is one of the best albums of all time.Beautiful.
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From junodog4 09/06/2012 00:34
A songwriter for the generations creates one brilliant album of her performing her own songs. Brilliance. Shame she couldn`t repeat Tapestry.
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