1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die

By TechElec TechElec
updated over 5 years ago

List taken from then book edited by Robert Dimery.

Discogs entries missing from the list:

Machito - Kenya 1957
Jack Elliot - Jack Takes The Floor 1958
Dolly Parton - Coat Of Mahy Colors 1971
George Jones - The Grand Tour 1974
R.D. Burman / Bappi Lahiri - Shalimar / College Girl 1975
Astor Piazzolla and gary Burton - The New Tango 1987
Koffi Olomide - Haut De Gamme - Koweit, Rive Gauche 1992

  1. Janis Joplin - Pearl

    226
  2. Fela Ransome-Kuti* And The Africa '70* With Ginger Baker - Live!

    227
  3. Faces (3) - A Nod's As Good As A Wink...To A Blind Horse

    228
  4. The Flamin' Groovies - Teenage Head

    229
  5. Gene Clark - White Light

    230
  6. John Prine - John Prine

    231
  7. Nilsson* - Nilsson Schmilsson

    232
  8. T. Rex - Electric Warrior

    233
  9. David Bowie - Hunky Dory

    234
  10. Randy Newman - Sail Away

    235
  11. Deep Purple - Machine Head

    236
  12. Big Star - #1 Record

    237
  13. Black Sabbath - Black Sabbath Vol 4

    238
  14. Steely Dan - Can't Buy A Thrill

    239
  15. Neil Young - Harvest

    240
  16. Curtis Mayfield - Super Fly

    241
  17. Slade - Slayed?

    242
  18. Deep Purple - Made In Japan

    243
  19. Yes - Close To The Edge

    244
  20. Lou Reed - Transformer

    245
  21. Hugh Masekela - Home Is Where The Music Is

    246
  22. Milton Nascimento & Lô Borges* - Clube Da Esquina

    247
  23. Todd Rundgren - Something / Anything?

    248
  24. Nitty Gritty Dirt Band - Will The Circle Be Unbroken

    249
  25. Stevie Wonder - Talking Book

    250