Top Albums from Jamaica





Rank All Time Artist Album Genres Year
1
152
Bob Marley and The Wailers Catch a Fire Roots Reggae 1973
2
168
Bob Marley and The Wailers Natty Dread Roots Reggae 1974
3
201
Bob Marley and The Wailers Exodus Roots Reggae 1977
4
370
Bob Marley and The Wailers Live! Roots Reggae 1975
5
496
The Wailers Burnin' Roots Reggae 1973
6
582
Burning Spear Marcus Garvey Roots Reggae 1975
7
651
The Congos Heart of the Congos Roots Reggae 1977
8
680
Augustus Pablo King Tubbys Meets Rockers Uptown Dub 1977
9
761
Grace Jones Nightclubbing Art Pop, Dance-Pop, Sophisti-Pop 1981
10
1071
The Upsetters Super Ape Dub, Roots Reggae 1976
11
1171
Toots and The Maytals Funky Kingston Roots Reggae 1973
12
1172
Bob Marley and The Wailers Soul Revolution/African Herbsman Roots Reggae 1971
13
1241
Culture Two Sevens Clash Roots Reggae 1977
14
1388
Upsetters Blackboard Jungle Dub Dub 1973
15
1489
Bunny Wailer Blackheart Man Roots Reggae 1976
16
1511
Peter Tosh Legalize It Roots Reggae 1976
17
1634
Black Uhuru Red Roots Reggae 1981
18
1645
Buju Banton Til Shiloh Ragga 1995
19
1710
Sizzla Black Woman & Child Ragga, Roots Reggae 1997
20
1760
Bob Marley and The Wailers Babylon by Bus Roots Reggae 1978
21
1809
Augustus Pablo East of the River Nile Reggae 1977
22
1824
Big Youth Screaming Target Deejay, Roots Reggae 1972
23
1922
Linton Kwesi Johnson Forces of Victory Dub Poetry 1979
24
1994
Linton Kwesi Johnson Bass Culture Dub Poetry 1980
25
2029
Bob Marley and The Wailers Uprising Roots Reggae 1980
26
2099
The Mighty Diamonds Right Time Roots Reggae 1976
27
2314
Bob Marley and The Wailers Kaya Roots Reggae 1978
28
2552
The Abyssinians Forward Onto Zion/Satta Masa Gana Roots Reggae 1976
29
2554
Peter Tosh Equal Rights Roots Reggae 1977
30
2687
Bob Marley and The Wailers Rastaman Vibration Roots Reggae 1976
31
2781
Max Romeo & The Upsetters War ina Babylon Roots Reggae 1976
32
2821
Lee Perry Roast Fish Collie Weed & Corn Bread Roots Reggae 1978
33
2854
I Roy Version Galore Deejay 1970
34
2934
Bob Marley and The Wailers Survival Roots Reggae 1979
35
2941
Keith Hudson Pick a Dub Dub 1974
36
2958
Gregory Isaacs Night Nurse Lovers Rock 1982

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Burning Spear Marcus' Children/Social Living Roots Reggae 1978
The Heptones Party Time Roots Reggae 1977
Poet and the Roots Dread, Beat an' Blood Dub Poetry 1978
Burning Spear Garvey's Ghost Dub 1976
The Heptones Night Food Reggae 1976
Keith Hudson Flesh of My Skin, Blood of My Blood Roots Reggae 1975
Sly and Robbie Rhythm Killers Hip Hop, Ragga, Synth Funk 1987
Junior Murvin Police & Thieves Roots Reggae 1977
Horace Andy In the Light Roots Reggae 1977
Bob Marley and The Wailers Soul Rebels Roots Reggae 1970
Luciano Where There Is Life Roots Reggae 1995
Dennis Brown Wolf & Leopards Roots Reggae 1977
The Maytals Monkey Man Reggae 1970
Lee 'Scratch' Perry & Dub Syndicate Time Boom x De Devil Dead Dub 1987
Justin Hinds & The Dominoes Jezebel Roots Reggae 1976
Black Uhuru Sinsemilla Roots Reggae 1980
Dr. Alimantado Best Dressed Chicken in Town Deejay, Roots Reggae 1978
Burning Spear Dry & Heavy Roots Reggae 1977
Sean Paul Dutty Rock Dancehall, Pop Reggae 2002
Linton Kwesi Johnson Tings an' Times Dub Poetry 1991
I-Roy Presenting I-Roy Deejay 1973
Joe Harriott Abstract Free Jazz 1962
Peter Tosh Bush Doctor Roots Reggae 1978
Ras Michael and The Sons of Negus Rastafari Nyahbinghi, Roots Reggae 1975
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Joe Harriott Free Form Avant-Garde Jazz 1960
The Cables What Kind of World Rocksteady 1970