Top Ten Albums of 1960s


1969 Albums
1. The Beatles - Abbey Road
2. Nick Drake - Five Leaves Left
3. The Velvet Underground - The Velvet Underground
4. Neil Young - Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere
5. King Crimson - In the Court of the Crimson King
6. Moondog - Moondog
7. Bob Dylan - Nashville Skyline
8. Karen Dalton - It's So Hard To Tell Who's Going To Love You The Best
9. Scott Walker - 3
10. The Rolling Stones - Let It Bleed


1968 Albums
1. The Zombies - Odessey and Oracle
2. Van Morrison - Astral Weeks
3. Otis Redding - The Immortal Otis Redding
4. The Beatles - The Beatles (White Album)
5. The Outsiders - C.Q.
6. Dillard & Clark - The Fantastic Expedition of Dillard & Clark
7. The Velvet Underground - White Light / White Heat
8. The Move - The Move
9. Scott Walker - Scott 2
10. The Band - Music From Big Pink


1967 Albums
1. Love - Forever Changes
2. Leonard Cohen - The Songs of Leonard Cohen
3. The Velvet Underground - The Velvet Underground & Nico
4. The Beatles - Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band
5. Pink Floyd - The Piper at the Gates of Dawn
6. Bob Dylan - John Wesley Harding
7. Nico - Chelsea Girl
8. James Carr - You Got My Mind Messed Up
9. The Kinks - Something Else By The Kinks
10. Otis Redding & Carla Thomas - King & Queen


1966 Albums
1. Bob Dylan - Blonde On Blonde
2. The Beach Boys - Pet Sounds
3. The Beatles - Revolver
4. Wayne Shorter - Speak No Evil
5. Otis Redding - Complete & Unbelievable: The Otis Redding Dictionary of Soul
6. The Kinks - Face to Face
7. The 13th Floor Elevators - The Psychedelic Sounds of the 13th Floor Elevators
8. France Gall - Baby Pop
9. Nina Simone - Wild is the Wind
10. Lee Morgan - Search for the New Land


1965 Albums
1. Bob Dylan - Highway 61 Revisited
2. Otis Redding - Otis Blue: Otis Redding Sings Soul
3. Bob Dylan - Bringing It All Back Home
4. Son House - Father of Folk Blues
5. The Beatles - Rubber Soul
6. Them - The Angry Young Them
7. John Coltrane - A Love Supreme
8. The Zombies - Begin Here
8. Wayne Shorter - Juju
10. The Sonics - Here are the Sonics!!!


1964 Albums
1. Lee Morgan - The Sidewinder
2. The Ronettes - Presenting The Fabulous Ronettes Featuring Veronica
3. Bob Dylan - The Times They Are A-Changin'
4. John Coltrane - Live at Birdland
5. Bob Dylan - Another Side of Bob Dylan
6. The Kinks - S/T
7. Herbie Hancock - Empyrean Isles
8. The Beatles - A Hard Day's Night
9. Eric Dolphy - Out to Lunch
10. Grachan Moncur III - Evolution


1963 Albums
1. Bob Dylan - The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan
2. Mingus - The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady
3. Sam Cooke - Night Beat
4. Thelonious Monk - Criss-Cross
5. John Coltrane Quartet - Ballads
6. Sandy Bull - Fantasias for Guitar and Banjo
7. Francoise Hardy - Le premier bonheur du jour
8. The Thelonious Monk Quartet - Monk's Dream
9. Kenny Burrell - Midnight Blue
10. Roy Orbison - In Dreams


1962 Albums
1. Sonny Clark - Leapin' and Lopin'
2. Dexter Gordon - Go
3. Francoise Hardy - Tous les garcons et les filles
4. John Coltrane - Coltrane
5. Charles Mingus - Oh Yeah
6. Booker T. & The M.G.'s - Green Onions
7. Bob Dylan - S/T
8. John Coltrane - Coltrane Plays the Blues
9. Hank Mobley - Workout
10. The Ornette Coleman Quartet - Ornette!


1961 Albums
1. John Coltrane - My Favorite Things
2. Hank Mobley - Roll Call
3. Lee Morgan - Leeway
4. John Coltrane - Lush Life
5. The Ornette Coleman Quartet - This Is Our Music
6. Miles Davis Quintet - Steamin' With the Miles Davis Quintet
7. John Coltrane - Olé Coltrane
8. Eric Dolphy - Out There
9. Kenny Drew - Undercurrent
10. John Coltrane - Africa / Brass


1960 Albums
1. John Coltrane - Giant Steps
2. Charlie Mingus - Blues & Roots
3. Miles Davis - Sketches of Spain
4. Etta James - At Last!
5. Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - The Big Beat
6. Hank Mobley - Soul Station
7. Lee Morgan - Here's Lee Morgan
8. Freddie Hubbard - Open Sesame
9. Tina Brooks - True Blue
10. Ornette Coleman - Change of the Century