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The best album by Talking Heads is Remain In Light which is ranked number 48 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 36,085.

Talking Heads is ranked number 36 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 63,993.

Members who like this artist also like: Joy Division, R.E.M. and The Clash.

Talking Heads official website: http://www.talking-heads.nl

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Talking Heads best albums

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

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

Remain In LightUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1980Appears in:1,158 charts
Rank in 1980:1Rank Score:36,085
Rank in 1980s5Overall Rank:48
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,337 votes)
Comments: 108 comments
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2.

Fear Of MusicUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1979Appears in:484 charts
Rank in 1979:5Rank Score:7,979
Rank in 1970s82Overall Rank:300
Average Rating:  83/100 (611 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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3.

Stop Making SenseUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1984Appears in:251 charts
Rank in 1984:13Rank Score:4,889
Rank in 1980s63Overall Rank:458
Average Rating:  81/100 (403 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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Talking Heads: 77United States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1977Appears in:316 charts
Rank in 1977:18Rank Score:4,344
Rank in 1970s129Overall Rank:510
Average Rating:  82/100 (485 votes)
Comments: 26 comments
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5.

More Songs About Buildings And FoodUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1978Appears in:296 charts
Rank in 1978:9Rank Score:4,039
Rank in 1970s133Overall Rank:540
Average Rating:  82/100 (428 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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6.

Speaking In TonguesUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1983Appears in:247 charts
Rank in 1983:8Rank Score:3,233
Rank in 1980s101Overall Rank:669
Average Rating:  79/100 (367 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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7.

The Name Of This Band Is Talking HeadsUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1982Appears in:87 charts
Rank in 1982:29Rank Score:1,197
Rank in 1980s259Overall Rank:1,579
Average Rating:  78/100 (135 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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8.

Little CreaturesUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1985Appears in:149 charts
Rank in 1985:22Rank Score:1,128
Rank in 1980s267Overall Rank:1,666
Average Rating:  75/100 (212 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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9.

NakedUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1988Appears in:61 charts
Rank in 1988:52Rank Score:473
Rank in 1980s538Overall Rank:3,288
Average Rating:  68/100 (140 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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10.

True StoriesUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1986Appears in:49 charts
Rank in 1986:64Rank Score:371
Rank in 1980s646Overall Rank:4,007
Average Rating:  69/100 (111 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Overall band rank: 36

This may not be a complete discography for Talking Heads. 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!

Talking Heads best tracks

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1.Once In A Lifetime
(from the album Remain In Light)
 92/100 (469 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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2.Psycho Killer
(from the album Talking Heads: 77)
 91/100 (263 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)
(from the album Speaking In Tongues)
 91/100 (117 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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4.Once In A Lifetime
(from the album Stop Making Sense)
 91/100 (99 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.Psycho Killer
(from the album Stop Making Sense)
 90/100 (91 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.Born Under Punches (The Heat Goes On)
(from the album Remain In Light)
 89/100 (317 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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7.Burning Down The House
(from the album Stop Making Sense)
 89/100 (80 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.Burning Down The House
(from the album Speaking In Tongues)
 89/100 (126 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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9.Life During Wartime
(from the album Fear Of Music)
 89/100 (166 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.Heaven
(from the album Fear Of Music)
 88/100 (125 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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11.Crosseyed And Painless
(from the album Remain In Light)
 88/100 (274 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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12.Life During Wartime
(from the album Stop Making Sense)
 87/100 (54 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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13.Take Me To The River
(from the album More Songs About Buildings And Food)
 87/100 (101 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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14.I Zimbra
(from the album Fear Of Music)
 87/100 (128 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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15.The Great Curve
(from the album Remain In Light)
 87/100 (258 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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16.Cities
(from the album Fear Of Music)
 87/100 (132 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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17.Pulled Up
(from the album Talking Heads: 77)
 86/100 (102 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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18.Mind
(from the album Fear Of Music)
 86/100 (114 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.Air
(from the album Fear Of Music)
 86/100 (110 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.Road To Nowhere
(from the album Little Creatures)
 86/100 (74 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Talking Heads ratings

Average Rating: 
86/100 (from 197 votes)
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From Liedzeit 06/11/2017 08:13
Sensational debut. Very good second album. Some acceptable stuff from then on but nothing of grate value.
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From Deckiller 02/12/2017 04:52
Creative!
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From Mountandrew 12/22/2016 04:33
Fantastic band, definitely one of my favorite bands to come from the 70s and 80s. Great original content, with their own unique style placed into each album.
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From Matt-R 11/14/2016 02:21
Super consistent band, I love their albums before and including Remain In Light, afterwards are still alright.
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From timcrapnell 10/17/2015 20:27
Always good.
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From colonelchibbers 03/28/2015 16:34
Great artists, especially when Brian Eno was in the studio.
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From BraddlesHendo 12/03/2014 09:26
A great band totally original.
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Rating:  
90/100
From HoldenM 04/28/2014 08:30
Innovative, ingenious, and so much fun. One of the best bands ever.
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From bonafini 01/13/2014 03:18
Shouldn't it be marked as 'mixed nationality' since David Byrne is scottish?
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From bonafini 08/19/2013 21:34
funkiest band to ever exist. david byrne is god.
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