Top Albums of 1967





Rank All Time Rank Artist Album Genres
1
4
The Velvet Underground & Nico The Velvet Underground & Nico Art Rock, Experimental Rock
2
5
The Beatles Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Pop Rock, Psychedelic Pop
3
14
The Jimi Hendrix Experience Are You Experienced? Acid Rock, Blues Rock
4
30
The Doors The Doors Psychedelic Rock
5
50
Love Forever Changes Psychedelic Folk, Psychedelic Pop, Psychedelic Rock
6
94
Aretha Franklin I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You Deep Soul
7
120
Pink Floyd The Piper at the Gates of Dawn Psychedelic Pop, Psychedelic Rock
8
151
Leonard Cohen Songs of Leonard Cohen Contemporary Folk, Singer/Songwriter
9
182
The Velvet Underground White Light/White Heat Art Rock, Experimental Rock, Noise Rock, Proto-Punk
10
183
Jefferson Airplane Surrealistic Pillow Psychedelic Rock
11
201
Cream Disraeli Gears Blues Rock, Psychedelic Rock
12
208
The Jimi Hendrix Experience Axis: Bold As Love Blues Rock, Psychedelic Rock
13
273
The Byrds Younger Than Yesterday Folk Rock, Pop Rock, Psychedelic Pop
14
319
The Who The Who Sell Out Freakbeat, Mod
15
350
The Kinks Something Else by the Kinks Baroque Pop, Pop Rock
16
493
Buffalo Springfield Buffalo Springfield Again Folk Rock, Psychedelic Rock
17
495
Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band Safe As Milk Blues Rock, Psychedelic Rock
18
504
Bob Dylan John Wesley Harding Contemporary Folk, Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
19
534
Moby Grape Moby Grape Blues Rock, Folk Rock, Psychedelic Rock
20
677
The Doors Strange Days Psychedelic Rock
21
715
The Rolling Stones Between the Buttons Pop Rock
22
807
Traffic Mr. Fantasy Psychedelic Rock
23
840
Albert King Born Under a Bad Sign Electric Blues
24
860
Tim Buckley Goodbye and Hello Contemporary Folk, Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
25
908
The Beatles Magical Mystery Tour Pop Rock, Psychedelic Pop
26
914
The Moody Blues Days of Future Passed Art Rock, Baroque Pop, Symphonic Prog
27
951
Van Dyke Parks Song Cycle Art Pop, Baroque Pop, Psychedelic Pop
28
1194
Duke Ellington Far East Suite Big Band
29
1283
Country Joe & The Fish Electric Music for the Mind and Body Acid Rock, West Coast Rock
30
1386
Miles Davis Miles Smiles Modal Jazz, Post-Bop
31
1420
The Beach Boys Smiley Smile Psychedelic Pop, Sunshine Pop
32
1454
Otis Redding Live in Europe Southern Soul
33
1469
Pierre Henry & Michel Colombier Messe Pour Le Temps Present Musique concrète
34
1647
The Mothers of Invention Absolutely Free Experimental Rock, Jazz-Rock, Psychedelic Rock
35
1744
Nico Chelsea Girl Chamber Folk
36
1763
Morton Subotnick Silver Apples of the Moon for Electric Music Synthesizer Electronic
37
1769
McCoy Tyner The Real McCoy Post-Bop
38
1801
Four Tops Reach Out Soul
39
1851
Sam & Dave Soul Men Southern Soul
40
1956
Jefferson Airplane After Bathing at Baxter's Acid Rock
41
1957
The 13th Floor Elevators Easter Everywhere Psychedelic Rock
42
2114
Procol Harum Procol Harum/A Whiter Shade of Pale Psychedelic Pop, Psychedelic Rock
43
2196
Frank Sinatra and Antonio Carlos Jobim Francis Albert Sinatra and Antonio Carlos Jobim Bossa Nova, Standards, Vocal Jazz
44
2200
Albert Ayler Albert Ayler in Greenwich Village Free Jazz
45
2266
The Beach Boys Wild Honey Baroque Pop, Blue Eyed Soul, Soul
46
2320
Small Faces Small Faces/There Are But Four Small Faces Mod, Psychedelic Pop, Psychedelic Rock
47
2324
James Carr You Got My Mind Messed Up Deep Soul
48
2388
Pearls Before Swine One Nation Underground Psychedelic Folk
49
2418
The Red Krayola The Parable of Arable Land Experimental Rock, Psychedelic Rock
50
2458
The Incredible String Band The 5000 Spirits or the Layers of the Onion Psychedelic Folk
51
2473
Phil Ochs Pleasures of the Harbor Baroque Pop, Chamber Folk, Singer/Songwriter
52
2496
Wayne Shorter Adam's Apple Hard Bop, Post-Bop
53
2518
The Rolling Stones Their Satanic Majesties Request Psychedelic Pop, Psychedelic Rock
54
2584
The Electric Prunes Underground Psychedelic Rock
55
2619
Cannonball Adderley Mercy, Mercy, Mercy! - Live at 'The Club' Hard Bop, Soul Jazz
56
2677
Tim Hardin Tim Hardin 2 Contemporary Folk, Singer/Songwriter
57
2815
The Supremes The Supremes Sing Holland-Dozier-Holland/The Supremes Sing Motown Girl Group, Pop Soul
58
2834
Otis Redding & Carla Thomas King & Queen Southern Soul
59
2880
Antônio Carlos Jobim Wave Bossa Nova
60
2935
Scott Walker Scott Baroque Pop

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Wilson Pickett The Sound of Wilson Pickett Southern Soul
Lee Morgan Cornbread Hard Bop
Sun Ra Cosmic Tones for Mental Therapy Free Jazz
Nina Simone High Priestess of Soul Soul, Vocal Jazz
Bobbie Gentry Ode to Billie Joe Contemporary Folk, Country Soul
Elvis Presley How Great Thou Art Gospel
Merle Haggard I'm a Lonesome Fugitive Bakersfield Sound
Arlo Guthrie Alice's Restaurant Contemporary Folk, Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
Don Ellis Electric Bath Experimental Big Band, Third Stream
Charlie Musselwhite Stand Back! Here Comes Charlie Musselwhite's South Side Band Chicago Blues
The Monkees Headquarters Pop Rock, Sunshine Pop
James Brown Cold Sweat Funk, Soul
Laura Nyro More Than a New Discovery/The First Songs Pop Soul, Singer/Songwriter
The Left Banke Walk Away Renée/Pretty Ballerina Baroque Pop, Psychedelic Pop
Kaleidoscope (UK) Tangerine Dream Psychedelic Pop
Gary Burton Duster Post-Bop
Archie Shepp The Magic of Ju-Ju Free Jazz
The Electric Prunes The Electric Prunes/I Had Too Much to Dream (Last Night) Garage Rock, Psychedelic Rock
Rahsaan Roland Kirk Now Please Don't You Cry, Beautiful Edith Post-Bop
Donovan A Gift from a Flower to a Garden Folk Pop, Singer/Songwriter
Don Cherry Symphony for Improvisers Free Jazz
The Easybeats Friday on My Mind Beat Music
Richie Havens Mixed Bag Contemporary Folk, Folk Rock
Aretha Franklin Aretha Arrives Southern Soul
The Hollies Butterfly Psychedelic Pop
Jackie McLean New & Old Gospel Avant-Garde Jazz
John Fahey Days Have Gone By American Primitivism