14 votes

Elvis Costello created a mammoth list of the 500 most essential albums in music history

8 comments

  1. [2]
    ThreeMachines Link
    It feels like cheating that so many of these “albums” are best-of compilations. Might as well just call it a 400 essential artists list.

    It feels like cheating that so many of these “albums” are best-of compilations. Might as well just call it a 400 essential artists list.

    5 votes
    1. tomf Link Parent
      I'm glad I'm not alone in this. Your 400 estimate is close -- he came in at 329! Since Costello is so confident in the representation of an artist's work with 'greatest hits' records, I guess the...

      I'm glad I'm not alone in this. Your 400 estimate is close -- he came in at 329!

      Since Costello is so confident in the representation of an artist's work with 'greatest hits' records, I guess the main takeaway is that Costello's The Very Best of Elvis Costello is all we really need.

      7 votes
  2. [3]
    cliambrown Link
    In addition to the many Best Ofs, I also couldn't find anything released after 2000.

    In addition to the many Best Ofs, I also couldn't find anything released after 2000.

    3 votes
  3. xiv Link
    These types of lists always change- it would be absolutely fascinating to get one from somebody like Robert Fripp in the early 70's, or Garry Cobain in the early 90's.

    These types of lists always change- it would be absolutely fascinating to get one from somebody like Robert Fripp in the early 70's, or Garry Cobain in the early 90's.

    2 votes
  4. [2]
    MrEprize Link
    Here it is, Elvis’ 500: • Abba o Abba Gold – 1992 • David Ackless o The Road To Cairo – 1968 o Subway To The Country – 1969 • Cannonball Adderley o The Best Of… – 1968 • Amy Allison o The Maudlin...

    Here it is, Elvis’ 500:

    • Abba
    o Abba Gold – 1992
    • David Ackless
    o The Road To Cairo – 1968
    o Subway To The Country – 1969
    • Cannonball Adderley
    o The Best Of… – 1968
    • Amy Allison
    o The Maudlin Years – 1996
    • Mose Alison
    o The Best Of… – 1970
    • Almamegretta
    o Lingo – 1998
    • Louis Armstrong
    o The Complete Hot Five And Hot Seven Recordings – 2000
    • Fred Astaire
    o The Astaire Recordings – 1952
    • Johann Sebastian Bach
    o The Well Tempered Clavier – 1934
    o The Six Cello Suites – 1936
    o Six Partitas – 1984
    o Mass In B Minor – 1999
    • Burt Bacharach
    o The Look Of Love : The Burt Bacharach Collection – 1998
    • Chet Baker
    o The Best Of Chet Baker Sings – 1989
    o Broken Wing – 1978
    • The Band
    o Music From Big Pink – 1968
    o The Band – 1969
    • Dave Bartholemew
    o The Monkey – 1985
    • Bela Bartok
    o Six String Quartets – 1988
    • Cecilia Bartoli
    o If You Love Me:18th Century Italian Love Songs – 1992
    • Count Basie
    o The Atomic Mr Basie – 1957
    • The Beach Boys
    o Pet Sounds – 1966
    o Carl And The Passions – So Tough – 1972
    o Holland – 1973
    o Good Vibrations – 30 Years Of The Beach Boys – 1993
    • Beastie Boys
    o Paul’s Boutique – 1989
    • The Beatles
    o With The Beatles – 1963
    o A Hard Days Night – 1964
    o Help – 1965
    o Rubber Soul – 1965
    o Revolver – 1966
    o Sgt Pepper – 1967
    o Past Masters Vol. 2 – 1988
    • Beck
    o Odelay
    • Bee Gees
    o Best Of The Bee Gees
    • Ludwig Van Beethoven
    o Otto Klemperer Live At The Concertgebouw – Symphony #9 – 1965
    o Symphony #7 – 1975
    o Late Quartets – 1997
    o Violin Concerto – 1997
    • Derek Bell
    o Derek Bell Plays With Himself – 1981
    • Tony Bennett And Bill Evans
    o The Tony Bennett And Bill Evans Album – 1975
    • Alban Berg
    o Violin Concerto – 1993
    • Hector Berlioz
    o Damnation Of Faust – 1987
    • Agnes Barnelle
    o Farther’s Lying Dead In The Ironing Board – 1995
    • Leonard Bernstein
    o West Side Story – 1957
    • Chuck Berry
    o Chuck Berry’s Golden Decade – 1967
    • Bjork
    o Debut – 1993
    o Post – 1995
    • Ruben Blades
    o Buscando America – 1984
    • Bobby Blue Bland
    o Two Steps From The Blues – 1961
    • Blondie
    o The Best Of Blondie – 1981
    • Blur
    o 13 – 1999
    • Dirk Bogarde
    o Lyrics For Lovers – 1960
    • David Bowie
    o Hunky Dory – 1971
    o Station To Station – 1976
    o Low – 1977
    o Heroes – 1977
    • Johannes Brahms
    o Ein Deutsches Requiem – 1962
    • Johnny Bristol
    o Hang On In There Baby – 1974
    • Benjamin Britten
    o Serenade For Tenor, Horn And Strings – 1996
    • Charles Brown
    o Driftin’ Blues: The Best Of Charles Brown – 1996
    • Clifford Brown
    o Clifford Brown With Strings – 1955
    • James Brown
    o Live At The Apollo – 1963
    o Star Time – 1991
    • Jackson Brown
    o Jackson Brown (Saturate Before Using) – 1972
    • Anton Bruckner
    o Symphony #9 – 1990
    • Jeff Buckley
    o Grace – 1994
    • Harold Budd & Brian Eno
    o Ambient 2: The Plateaux Of Mirror – 1980
    • Buffalo Springfield
    o Retrospective: The Best Of.. – 1969
    • Bulgarian State Radio & Television Choir
    o Le Mystere Des Voix Bulgares – 1990
    • T Bone Burnette
    o Proof Through The Night – 1983
    o T Bone Burnette – 1986
    o The Talking Animals – 1988
    • The Byrds
    o Younger Than Yesterday – 1967
    o The Notorious Byrd Brothers – 1968
    o Sweetheart Of The Rodeo – 1968
    • John Cale
    o Music For A New Society – 1982
    • Maria Callas
    o Five Heroines-Operatic Extracts – 1990
    • Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band
    o Trout Mask Replica – 1969
    o Clear Spot – 1972
    • Hoagy Carmichael
    o Hoagy Sings Carmichael – 1956
    • James Carr
    o At The Dark End Of The Street – 1987
    • Johnny Cash
    o The Essential Johnny Cash – 1992
    • June Carter Cash
    o Press On – 1999
    • Ray Charles
    o Modern Sounds In Country And Western Music – 1962
    o A Life In Music – 1982
    • Chic
    o Chic’s Greatest Hits – 1979
    • Frederic Chopin
    o Piano Concertos Nos 1 & 2 – 1978
    • The Clash
    o London’s Calling – 1979
    o The Singles – 1991
    • Patsy Cline
    o Greatest Hits – 1973
    • The Coasters
    o The Ultimate Coasters – 1986
    • Leonard Cohen
    o The Best Of Leonard Cohen – 1976
    o More Best Of … – 1997
    • Ornette Coleman
    o The Shape Of Jazz To Come – 1959
    • John Coltrane
    o My Favorite Things – 1961
    o The Impulse! Years – 1993
    • Ry Cooder
    o Paradise And Lunch – 1974
    • Sam Cooke
    o Night Beat – 1963
    • Don Covay
    o Checkin’ In With Don Covay – 1989
    • Noel Coward
    o The Masters Voice: His HMV Recordings – 1993
    • Bing Crosby
    o His Legendary Years – 1993
    • David Crosby
    o If Only I Could Remember My Name – 1971
    • Crosby, Stills, Nash And Young
    o Déjà Vu – 1970
    • Crowded House
    o Temple Of Low Men – 1988
    • D’angelo
    o Voodoo – 2000
    • Miles Davis
    o Birth Of The Cool – 1956
    o Miles Ahead – 1957
    o Porgy And Bess – 1958
    o Kind Of Blue – 1959
    o Sketches Of Spain – 1960
    o My Funny Valentine – 1964
    o In A Silent Way – 1969
    o On The Corner – 1969
    • Miles Davis And Stan Getz And Lee Konitz
    o Conception – 1975
    • Claude Debussy
    o Pelleas Et Melisande – 1992
    o Preludes – 1994
    • Alfred Deller
    o William Byrd And His Age – 1956
    • Destiny’s Child
    o The Writing’s On The Wall – 1999
    • Bo Diddley
    o His Best – 1997
    • Dr John
    o Dr John’s Gumbo – 1972
    • Eric Dolphy
    o Outward Bound – 1960
    o Iron Man – 1969
    • Lee Dorsey
    o Ride Your Pony – 1966
    o Yes We Can – 1970
    • John Dowland
    o Awake Sweet Love – 1965
    o Dowland: The Collective Works – 1980
    • John Dowland And William Byrd
    o Night’s Black Bird – 1989
    • Henri Dupark
    o Melodies – 1971
    • Jimmy Durante
    o September Song – 1963
    • Ian Dury
    o New Boots And Panties – 1977
    • Dyke And The Blazers
    o So Sharp – 1983
    • Bob Dylan
    o Bringing It All Back Home – 1965
    o Blond On Blond – 1966
    o John Wesly Harding – 1968
    o Planet Waves – 1974
    o Blood On The Tracks – 1974
    o The Basement Tapes – 1975
    o Shot Of Love – 1981
    o Time Out Of Mind – 1997
    o Bob Dylan Live 1966: The Royal Albert Hall Concert – 1998
    • Edward Elgar
    o Symphony #1 – 1957
    o Cello Concerto – 1965
    • Duke Ellington
    o Anatomy Of A Murder – 1959
    o ….And His Mother Called Him Bill – 1968
    o The Centennial Edition: The Complete Rca Victor Recordings – 1999
    • Duke Ellington With Charles Mingus And Max Roach
    o Money Jungle – 1962
    • Eminem
    o The Marshall Mathers LP – 2000
    • The Bill Evans Trio
    o Waltz For Debby – 1961
    • The Gill Evens Orchestra
    o Out Of The Cool – 1960
    • The Everly Brothers
    o It’s Every Time – 1960
    • The Fairfield Four
    o I Couldn’t Hear Nobody Pray – 1997
    • Marianne Faithfull
    o Blazing Away – 1990
    • Georgie Fame
    o Sound Venture – 1966
    • Gabriel Faure
    o L’horizon Chimerique – 1999
    • Morton Filedman
    o Madame Press Died Last Week At Ninety – 1991
    • Ella Fitzgerald
    o Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Cole Porter Songbook – 1956
    • Ella Fitzgerald And Louis Armstrong
    o The Complete Ella Fitzgerald And Louis Armstrong On Verve – 1997
    • Fleetwood Mac
    o Greatest Hits – 1971
    • The Flying Burrito Brothers
    o The Gilded Palace Of Sin – 1969
    • The Four Tops
    o Anthology – 1974
    • Aretha Franklin
    o I Never Loved A Man They Way I Loved You – 1967
    o Aretha’s Gold – 1967
    o Amazing Grace – 1972
    • Bill Frisell
    o Quartet – 1996
    • Fugees
    o The Score – 1996
    • Funkadelic
    o One Nation Under A Groove – 1978
    • Marvin Gaye
    o Super Hits – 1970
    o What’s Going On – 1971
    o Lets Get It On – 1973
    o Here My Dear – 1979
    • Marvin Gaye And Tammi Terrell
    o Greatest Hits – 1970
    • Stan Getz
    o Stan Getz Plays – 1952
    • Stan Getz And Astrid Gilberto
    o Getz/Gilberto – 1963
    • Dizzy Gillespie
    o Perceptions – 1961
    • Allen Ginsburg
    o The Lion For Real – 1989
    • Graham Central Station
    o Release Yourself – 1974
    • Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five & The Sugar Hill Gang
    o Grandmaster Flash And The Furious Five Vs. The Sugar Hill Gang
    • Grateful Dead
    o Workman’s Dead – 1970
    o American Beauty – 1970
    o Europe ’72 – 1972
    o Wake Of The Flood – 1973
    • Al Green
    o Call Me – 1973
    o You Say It! Raw! Rare! And Unreleased!
    • Edvard Grieg
    o Lieder – 1993
    • Charles Haden And Hank Jones
    o Steal Away – 1995
    • Merle Haggard
    o The Best Of The Best Of.. – 1972
    • George Frideric Handle
    o Marian Cantatas – 1994
    o Heroes – 1999
    • Tim Harden
    o Tim Harden – 1966
    • Slim Harpo
    o The Best Of Slim Harpo – 1997
    • Emmylou Harris
    o Elite Hotel – 1976
    • PJ Harvey
    o Rid Of Me – 1993
    • Coleman Hawkins
    o Body And Soul – 1988
    o Rainbow Mist – 1993
    • Joseph Haydn
    o Complete Piano Sonatas – 1987
    o String Quartets – 1990
    • Tubby Hayes
    o Tubby’s Groove – 1959
    • Richard Hell And The Voidoids
    o Blank Generation – 1977
    • Jimi Hendrix
    o Smash Hits – 1968
    o Electric Ladyland – 1968
    o Live At Woodstock – 1994
    • The Heptones
    o Night Fool – 1976
    • Dan Hicks And His Hot Licks
    o Last Train To Hicksville.. The Home To Happy Feet – 1973
    • Lauryn Hill
    o The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill – 1998
    • Johnny Hodges
    o Passion Flower – 1995
    • Billy Holiday
    o Lady In Satin –1958
    o The Billy Holiday Story – 1972
    o The Complete Decca Recordings – 1991
    • The Hollies
    o The Best Of The Hollies – 1978
    • Howlin’ Wolf
    o His Best – 1997
    • The Isley Brothers
    o Super Hits – 1976
    • Charles Ives
    o The Unanswered Question Of Orchestra – 1998
    • Jackson Five
    o Greatest Hits – 1971
    • The Jam
    o All Mod Cons – 1978
    • Skip James
    o The Complete Early Recordings Of Skip James – 1994
    • Leos Janacek
    o String Quartets – 1994
    • Jefferson Airplane
    o Crown Of Creation – 1968
    • The Jesus And Mary Chain
    o Psychocandy – 1985
    • Antonio Carlos Jobim
    o Jazz Masters 13 – 1995
    • Little Willie John
    o Free At Last – 197
    • Robert Johnson
    o Complete Recordings – 1990
    • George Jones
    o Anniversary: Ten Years Of Hits – 1982
    o Cup Of Loneliness: The Classic Mercury Years – 1994
    • Oum Kaltsoum
    o Anthologie De La Musique Arabe, Vol 1-8 – 1989
    • The Kinks
    o The Ultimate Collection – 1989
    • Rahsaan Roland Kirk
    o The Inflated Tear – 1968
    • Erich Korngold
    o From The Operas Of Erich Korngold – 1993
    • The La’s
    o The La’s – 1990
    • Peggy Lee
    o Mill Peggy Lee- 1998
    • John Lennon
    o Plastic Ono Band – 1970
    o Imagine – 1971
    o Shaved Fish – 1975
    • Alan Jay Lerner And Fredrich Lowe
    o My Fair Lady – 1956
    • Jerry Lee Lewis
    o Rockin’ My Life Away – 1991
    • Little Feat
    o Sailin’ Shoes – 1972
    o Feats Don’t Fail Me Now – 1974
    • Little Richard
    o Here’s Little Richard – 1957
    o The Explosive Little Richard – 1967
    • The Louvin Brothers
    o When I Stop Dreaming: The Best Of The Louvin Brothers – 1995
    • The Louvin’ Spoonful
    o Anthology – 1990
    • Nick Lowe
    o Jesus Of Cool – 1978
    o The Impossible Bird – 1994
    • Donal Lunny
    o Donal Lunny – 1987
    • Loreta Lynn
    o The Best Of Loretta Lynn – 1999
    • Machito And His Afro-Cubans
    o Cubop City – 1992
    • Madness
    o The Rise And Fall – 1982
    • Gustav Mahler
    o Symphony #1 – 1968
    • The Mamas And The Papas
    o A Gathering Of Flowers – 1970
    • Aimee Mann
    o Whatever – 1993
    • Bob Marley And The Wailers
    o African Herbsman – 1972
    o Natty Dread – 1975
    • The Marvelettes
    o The Return Of The Marvelettes – 1970
    • Groucho Marx
    o An Evening With Groucho – 1972
    • Massive Attack
    o Protection – 1994
    • Matching Mole
    o Matching Mole – 1972
    • Curtis Mayfield
    o The Very Best Of Curtis Mayfield – 1996
    • Curtis Mayfield And The Impressions
    o The Anthology 1961 – 1977 – 1992
    • Paul McCartney
    o McCartney – 1970
    o Flaming Pie – 1997
    • Kate And Anna Mcgrrigle
    o Kate And Anna Mcgrrigle – 1975
    • Tommy Mclain
    o The Essential Collection – 1997
    • The Meters
    o The Best Of The Meters – 1975
    • Mina
    o Gli Anni D’oro – 1984
    • Charles Mingus
    o Blues And Roots – 1959
    o Mingus Ah-Um – 1959
    o Pre-Bird – 1960
    o Mingus At Antibes – 1960
    o Mingus Plays Piano – 1963
    o Let My Children Hear Music – 1971
    o Epiaph – 1990
    • Joni Mitchell
    o Blue – 1971
    o For The Roses – 1972
    o Court And Spark – 1974
    o The Hissing Of Summer Lawns – 1975
    o Hejira – 1976
    o Taming The Tiger – 1998
    • The Modern Lovers
    o The Modern Lovers – 1976
    • Thelonious Monk
    o Genious Of Modern Music Vol. 1 – 1951
    o Brilliant Corners – 1957
    o Monk’s Music – 1958
    • Bill Monroe
    o The Music Of Bill Monroe – 1994
    • Claudio Monteverdi
    o L’incoronazione Di Poppea – 1993
    • Moondog
    o The Story Of Moondog – 1957
    • Van Morrison
    o Astral Weeks – 1968
    o Moondance – 1970
    o His Band And Street Choir – 1970
    o Veeden Fleece – 1974
    • Jelly Roll Morton
    o Birth Of The Hot – 1995
    • The Mothers Of Invention
    o We’re Only In It For The Money – 1968
    • The Move
    o The Best Of The Move – 1974
    • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    o Piano Concerto #20 – 1970
    o Requiem – 1986
    o Quartets Dedicated To Hayden – 1991
    o La Clemenza Di Tito – 1993
    o Le Nozze Di Figaro – 1993
    • Modest Mussorgsky
    o Songs Of Dances And Death – 1995
    • Roy Nathanson
    o Fire At Keaton’s Bar And Grill – 2000
    • Oliver Nelson
    o The Blues And Abstract Truth – 1961
    o Straight Ahead – 1961
    • Willie Nelson
    o Stardust – 1978
    • Bob Neuwirth
    o Back To The Front – 1988
    • Aaron Neville
    o Greatest Hits – 1990
    • Randy Newman
    o Randy Newman – 1968
    o Sail Away 1972
    o Good Old Boys – 1974
    o Trouble In Paradise – 1983
    • New York Dolls
    o New York Dolls – 1973
    • Nirvana
    o Nevermind – 1991
    • Luigi Nono
    o Fragmente-Stille An Diotima – 1983
    • NRBQ
    o NRBQ – 1969
    • Laura Nyro And Labelle
    o Gonna Take A Miracle – 1971
    • Roy Orbison
    o The Orbison Way – 1966
    • Augustas Pablo
    o El Rockers – 2000
    • Giovanni Palestrina
    o Missa Viri Galiaei – 1992
    • Charlie Parker
    o The Complete Studio Sessions – 1978
    • Van Dyke Parks
    o Discover America – 1972
    • Gram Parsons
    o GP – 1973
    o Grievous Angel – 1974
    • Ann Peebles
    o I Can’t Stand The Rain – 1974
    • Dan Penn
    o Nobody’s Fool – 1973
    • Dan Penn And Spooner Oldham
    o Moments From This Theater – 1999
    • Sam Phillips
    o Martinis And Bikinis – 1994
    • The Pogues
    o Rum, Sodomy And The Lash – 1985
    • Dulce Pontes
    o Caminhos – 1998
    • Iggy Pop
    o The Idiot – 1977
    o Lust For Life – 1977
    • Portishead
    o Dummy – 1994
    o Portishead – 1997
    • Francis Poulenc
    o Melodies – 1950
    • Bud Powell
    o The Best Of Bud Powell – 1994
    • Elvis Presley
    o The Sun Sessions – 1976
    o The Memphis Album – 1987
    • Pretenders
    o Pretenders – 1980
    o The Singles – 1987
    • Prince
    o Around The World In A Day – 1985
    o Parade – 1986
    o Sign Of The Times – 1987
    • John Prine
    o John Prine – 1972
    • Sergey Prokofiev
    o Romeo And Juliet – 1998
    • Pulp
    o Different Class – 1995
    • Henry Purcell
    o Dido And Aeneas – 1993
    o Fantasias & In Nominees – 1995
    • Radiohead
    o The Bends – 1995
    o O.K. Computer 1997
    • Bonnie Raitt
    o Give It Up – 1972
    • Otis Redding
    o The Very Best Of Otis Redding – 1992
    • Jimmy Reed
    o The Best Of Jimmy Reed – 1962
    • Lou Reed
    o Berlin – 1973
    • R.E.M.
    o Reckoning – 1984
    o Green – 1988
    • The Replacements
    o All Shook Down – 1990
    • Marc Ribot
    o Marc Robot Y Los Cubanos Postizos – 1998
    • Charlie Rich
    o Feel Like Going Home: The Essential Charlie Rich – 1997
    • Jeannie Robertson
    o The Queen Among The Heather – 1998
    • Smokey Robinson And The Miracles
    o The Anthology – 1973
    • The Rolling Stones
    o Aftermath – 1966
    o Between The Buttons – 1967
    o Let It Bleed – 1969
    o Some Girls – 1978
    • Sonny Rollins
    o Saxophone Colossus – 1964
    • Diana Ross And The Supremes
    o The Ultimate Collection – 1997
    • Gioacchino Rossini
    o Rossini Arias – 1989
    • Otis Rush
    o His Cobra Recordings – 1989
    • George Russell
    o The Jazz Workshop – 1956
    • Salt ‘N Pepa
    o The Best Of Salt ‘N Pepa – 1999
    • Sam And Dave
    o The Best Of Sam And Dave – 1969
    • Franz Schubert
    o B-Flat Major Piano Sonata – 1971
    o F-Sharp Minor Piano Sonata – 1993
    o Winterreise – 1996
    o Lieder – 1997
    • Jimmy Scott
    o Heaven – 1996
    • Raymond Scott
    o Reckless Nights And Turkish Twilights – 1992
    o Manhattan Research Inc. – 2000
    • Andress Segovia
    o Andress Segovia And His Contemporaries Vol 6. – 1999
    • The Sex Pistols
    o Never Mind The Bollocks, Here’s The Sex Pistols – 1977
    • Ron Sexsmith
    o Ron Sexsmith – 1995
    • Dmitry Shostakovich
    o Cello Concerto #1 – 1959
    o The String Quartets – 1991
    o 24 Preludes And Fugues – 1995
    o Shostakovich Plays Shostakovich, Cello Sonata – 1998
    o Symphony #14 – 2000
    • Paul Simon
    o Paul Simon – 1972
    o There Goes Rhymin’ Simon – 1973
    • Simon And Garfunkel
    o Bookends – 1968
    • Nina Simone
    o The Best Of Nina Simone – 1969
    • Frank Sinatra
    o In The Wee Small Hours – 1955
    o Songs For Swingin’ Lovers – 1956
    o Only The Lonely – 1958
    o No One Cares – 1959
    o Live In Paris – 1962
    • Frank Sinatra And Antono Carlos Jobim
    o Frank Sinatra And Antono Carlos Jobim – 1967
    • Percy Sledge
    o When A Man Loves A Woman – 1967
    • Sly And The Family Stone
    o Anthology – 1981
    • The Small Faces
    o The Immediate Years – 1995
    • Elliott Smith
    o Xo – 1998
    • The Smiths
    o The Smiths – 1984
    • Son Volt
    o Trace – 1995
    • The Specials
    o The Specials – 1979
    • Phil Spector
    o Back To Mono – 1991
    • The Spinners
    o The Best Of The Spinners – 1978
    • Dusty Springfield
    o Dusty In Memphis – 1969
    o Greatest Hits – 1979
    • Bruce Springsteen
    o The Wild, The Innocent And The E Street Shuffle – 1973
    o The River – 1980
    o Tunnel Of Love – 1987
    o The Ghost Of Tom Joad – 1995
    • Squeeze
    o East Side Story – 1981
    • The Stanley Brothers
    o The Complete Colombia Stanley Brothers – 1996
    • Steely Dan
    o Countdown To Ecstasy – 1973
    • Rod Stewart
    o The Mercury Anthology – 1992
    • Richard Strauss
    o Der Rosenkavalier – 1934
    o Four Last Songs – 1996
    • Igor Stravinsky
    o L’histoire Du Soldat – 1938
    o Le Sacre Du Printemps – 1958
    o Igor Stravinsky Edition – 1963
    • The Stylistics
    o The Best Of The Stylistics – 1975
    • June Tabor
    o Abyssinians – 1983
    • Howard Tate
    o Get It While You Can – 1967
    • Art Tatum
    o 20th Century Piano Genius – 1992
    • Johnnie Taylor
    o Raw Blues – 1968
    • Television
    o Marquee Moon – 1977
    • The Temptations
    o Anthology – 1973
    • Joe Tex
    o The Best Of Joe Tex – 1965
    • Them
    o The Story Of Them – 1997
    • Irma Thomas
    o Ruler Of Hearts – 1989
    • Richard And Linda Thompson
    o I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight – 1974
    • Henry Theradgill
    o Easley Slip Into Another World – 1987
    • T.L.C.
    o Fanmail – 1999
    • Mel Torme
    o Easy To Remember – 1979
    • Tribe Called Quest
    o Anthology – 1999
    • Tricky
    o Maxinquaye – 1995
    • Lennie Tristano
    o The New Tristano – 1960
    • Big Joe Turner
    o The Very Best Of Big Joe Turner – 1998
    • U2
    o The Unforgettable Fire – 1984
    o Achtung Baby – 1991
    o Pop – 1997
    • The Undertones
    o The Undertones – 1980
    • Velvet Underground
    o The Velvet Underground And Nico – 1966
    • The Verve
    o Urban Hymns – 1997
    • Anne Sofie Von Otter
    o Wings In The Night – 1996
    • Richard Wagner
    o Tristan And Isolde – 1952
    o Der Ring Des Nibelungen – 1983
    • Porter Wagner And Dolly Parton
    o The Right Combination: Burning The Midnight Oil – 1972
    • Tom Waits
    o Swardfishtrombones – 1983
    o Rain Dogs – 1985
    o Frank’s Wild Years – 1987
    o Bone Machine – 1992
    o Mule Variations – 1999
    • Scott Walker
    o Tilt – 1995
    • Dionne Warwick
    o The Windows Of The World – 1968
    • Muddy Waters
    o More Real Folk Blues – 1967
    • Doc Watson
    o The Essential Doc Watson – 1973
    • Anton Webern
    o Complete Works – 2000
    • Kurt Weill
    o O Moon Of Alabama
    • Kenny Wheeler With Lee Konitz, Bill Frisell And Dave Holland
    o Angel Song – 1997
    • The Who
    o My Generation – 1965
    o Meaty Beaty Big And Bouncy – 1971
    • Hank Williams
    o 40 Greatest Hits – 1978
    • Lucinda Williams
    o Car Wheels On Gravel Road – 1998
    • Sonny Boy Williamson
    o The Best Of Sonny Boy Williamson – 1986
    • Jesse Winchester
    o Jesse Winchester – 1970
    • Wings
    o Band On The Run – 1973
    • Hugo Wolf
    o Lieder – 2000
    • Bobby Womack
    o The Best Of Bobby Womack – 1992
    • Stevie Wonder
    o Talking Book – 1972
    o Innervisions – 1973
    o Fulfillingness’ First Finale – 1974
    • Betty Wright
    o The Best Of Betty Wright – 1992
    • Robert Wyatt
    o Mid-Eighties – 1993
    • Lester Young
    o Ultimate Lester Young – 1998
    • Neil Young
    o Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere – 1969
    o After The Goldrush – 1970
    o Time Fades Away – 1973
    o On The Beach – 1974
    o Freedom – 1989
    o Ragged Glory – 1990
    • Zamballarana
    o Zamballarana – 1997

    3 votes
    1. Wes Link Parent
      Isn't this just a copy from the article? Copying an article's contents is discouraged, and in this case makes browsing the comments harder due to the length.

      Isn't this just a copy from the article? Copying an article's contents is discouraged, and in this case makes browsing the comments harder due to the length.

      3 votes