Top Albums from Jamaica





Rank All Time Artist Album Genres Year
1
156
Bob Marley and The Wailers Catch a Fire Roots Reggae 1973
2
191
Bob Marley and The Wailers Natty Dread Roots Reggae 1974
3
210
Bob Marley and The Wailers Exodus Roots Reggae 1977
4
385
Bob Marley and The Wailers Live! Roots Reggae 1975
5
510
The Wailers Burnin' Roots Reggae 1973
6
607
Burning Spear Marcus Garvey Roots Reggae 1975
7
670
Augustus Pablo King Tubbys Meets Rockers Uptown Dub 1977
8
679
The Congos Heart of the Congos Roots Reggae 1977
9
789
Grace Jones Nightclubbing Art Pop, Dance-Pop, Sophisti-Pop 1981
10
1062
The Upsetters Super Ape Dub, Roots Reggae 1976
11
1115
Bob Marley and The Wailers Soul Revolution/African Herbsman Roots Reggae 1971
12
1189
Toots and The Maytals Funky Kingston Roots Reggae 1973
13
1339
Culture Two Sevens Clash Roots Reggae 1977
14
1401
Upsetters Blackboard Jungle Dub Dub 1973
15
1555
Bunny Wailer Blackheart Man Roots Reggae 1976
16
1615
Buju Banton Til Shiloh Ragga 1995
17
1645
Peter Tosh Legalize It Roots Reggae 1976
18
1723
Sizzla Black Woman & Child Ragga, Roots Reggae 1997
19
1745
Big Youth Screaming Target Deejay, Roots Reggae 1972
20
1805
Black Uhuru Red Roots Reggae 1981
21
1853
Augustus Pablo East of the River Nile Reggae 1977
22
1883
Bob Marley and The Wailers Babylon by Bus Roots Reggae 1978
23
1892
Linton Kwesi Johnson Bass Culture Dub Poetry 1980
24
2046
The Mighty Diamonds Right Time Roots Reggae 1976
25
2198
Bob Marley and The Wailers Uprising Roots Reggae 1980
26
2418
Linton Kwesi Johnson Forces of Victory Dub Poetry 1979
27
2498
Poet and the Roots Dread, Beat an' Blood Dub Poetry 1978
28
2583
The Abyssinians Forward Onto Zion/Satta Masa Gana Roots Reggae 1976
29
2712
Peter Tosh Equal Rights Roots Reggae 1977
30
2733
Bob Marley and The Wailers Kaya Roots Reggae 1978
31
2768
Keith Hudson Pick a Dub Dub 1974
32
2904
Max Romeo & The Upsetters War ina Babylon Roots Reggae 1976

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Gregory Isaacs Night Nurse Lovers Rock 1982
Bob Marley and The Wailers Rastaman Vibration Roots Reggae 1976
U-Roy Version Galore Deejay 1970
The Heptones Night Food Reggae 1976
The Heptones Party Time Roots Reggae 1977
Dr. Alimantado Best Dressed Chicken in Town Deejay, Roots Reggae 1978
Bob Marley and The Wailers Survival Roots Reggae 1979
Lee Perry Roast Fish Collie Weed & Corn Bread Roots Reggae 1978
Burning Spear Garvey's Ghost Dub 1976
Horace Andy In the Light Roots Reggae 1977
Keith Hudson Flesh of My Skin, Blood of My Blood Roots Reggae 1975
Burning Spear Marcus' Children/Social Living Roots Reggae 1978
Luciano Where There Is Life Roots Reggae 1995
Sly and Robbie Rhythm Killers Hip Hop, Ragga, Synth Funk 1987
Bob Marley and The Wailers Soul Rebels Roots Reggae 1970
Junior Murvin Police & Thieves Roots Reggae 1977
Major Lazer Guns Don't Kill People...Lazers Do Dancehall 2009
Lee 'Scratch' Perry & Dub Syndicate Time Boom x De Devil Dead Dub 1987
Dennis Brown Wolf & Leopards Roots Reggae 1977
The Maytals Monkey Man Reggae 1970
Black Uhuru Sinsemilla Roots Reggae 1980
Justin Hinds & The Dominoes Jezebel Roots Reggae 1976
Burning Spear Dry & Heavy Roots Reggae 1977
Sean Paul Dutty Rock Dancehall, Pop Reggae 2002
Linton Kwesi Johnson Tings an' Times Dub Poetry 1991
Joe Harriott Abstract Free Jazz 1962
Peter Tosh Bush Doctor Roots Reggae 1978
Popcaan Where We Come From Dancehall 2014
The Cables What Kind of World Rocksteady 1970
I-Roy Presenting I-Roy Deejay 1973
Grace Jones Hurricane Art Pop, Electropop, Pop Soul 2008
Joe Harriott Free Form Avant-Garde Jazz 1960
Ras Michael and The Sons of Negus Rastafari Nyahbinghi, Roots Reggae 1975
Equiknoxx Bird Sound Power Juke 2016
Nas & Damian Marley Distant Relatives Conscious Hip Hop 2010
Sun Araw & M. Geddes Gengras Meet The Congos Icon Give Thank Ambient Dub, Neo-Psychedelia 2012