Top Dance Albums





Rank All Time Artist Album Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
89
Primal Scream Screamadelica Alternative Dance Neo-Psychedelia 1991
2
109
Michael Jackson Off the Wall Disco Pop 1979
3
140
Björk Debut Alternative Dance Art Pop 1993
4
145
Daft Punk Homework French House 1997
5
166
Burial Untrue Dubstep, Future Garage 2007
6
178
The Original Soundtrack Saturday Night Fever Disco Film Soundtrack 1977
7
218
The Chemical Brothers Dig Your Own Hole Big Beat 1997
8
223
Daft Punk Discovery French House 2001
9
237
The Streets Original Pirate Material UK Garage UK Hip Hop 2002
10
363
Disclosure Settle Deep House, UK Garage 2013
11
366
Aphex Twin Selected Ambient Works 85-92 Ambient Techno IDM 1992
12
381
New Order Technique Alternative Dance Synthpop 1989
13
382
Daft Punk Random Access Memories Nu-Disco 2013
14
388
Boards of Canada Music Has the Right to Children Ambient Techno IDM 1998
15
399
The Prodigy Music for the Jilted Generation Big Beat 1994
16
419
Leftfield Leftism Progressive House 1995
17
439
Jamie xx In Colour UK Bass 2015
18
442
The Prodigy The Fat of the Land Big Beat 1997
19
446
Fatboy Slim You've Come a Long Way, Baby Big Beat 1998
20
458
Arcade Fire Reflektor Alternative Dance Indie Rock 2013
21
522
New Order Low-Life Alternative Dance New Wave, Synthpop 1985
22
529
Chic Risqué Disco 1979
23
544
Primal Scream Xtrmntr Alternative Dance Electronic 2000
24
554
The Chemical Brothers Exit Planet Dust Big Beat 1995
25
570
Underworld Dubnobasswithmyheadman Techno 1993
26
611
Goldie Timeless Atmospheric Drum and Bass 1995
27
616
Caribou Our Love Deep House 2014
28
628
The Orb The Orb's Adventures Beyond the Ultraworld Ambient House Ambient Dub 1991
29
635
Flying Lotus You're Dead! Wonky Jazz Fusion, Nu Jazz 2014
30
636
Basement Jaxx Remedy Dance-Pop, Funky House 1999
31
653
Justin Timberlake FutureSex/LoveSounds Dance-Pop 2006
32
679
Justice Electro House 2007
33
688
Soul II Soul Club Classics Vol. One/Keep On Movin' Dance-Pop Contemporary R&B 1989
34
693
Robyn Body Talk Dance-Pop Electropop 2010
35
694
Roni Size / Reprazent New Forms Jazzstep 1997
36
709
The KLF The White Room Acid House 1991
37
735
Yeah Yeah Yeahs It's Blitz! Alternative Dance Indie Pop, Indie Rock 2009
38
759
Orbital Orbital ["The Brown Album"] Techno 1993
39
761
Grace Jones Nightclubbing Dance-Pop Art Pop, Sophisti-Pop 1981
40
815
Janet Jackson Control Dance-Pop Contemporary R&B 1986
41
824
Chic C'Est Chic Disco 1978
42
826
Madonna Madonna Dance-Pop 1983
43
858
Michael Jackson Bad Dance-Pop 1987
44
988
Hercules and Love Affair Hercules and Love Affair Electro-Disco 2008
45
1014
Janet Jackson Rhythm Nation 1814 Dance-Pop New Jack Swing 1989
46
1070
LFO Frequencies Techno IDM 1991
47
1094
Todd Terje It's Album Time Electro-Disco, Nu-Disco 2014
48
1114
Burial Burial Dubstep, Future Garage 2006
49
1133
808 State 90 Acid House 1989
50
1173
David Bowie Let's Dance Dance-Pop Pop Rock 1983
51
1215
Donna Summer Bad Girls Disco 1979
52
1311
The Field From Here We Go Sublime Minimal Techno 2007
53
1315
Diana Ross Diana Disco 1980
54
1325
Flying Lotus Los Angeles Wonky IDM 2008
55
1350
Derrick May Innovator: Soundtrack for the Tenth Planet / Innovator [1997] Detroit Techno 1991
56
1398
Boards of Canada Tomorrow's Harvest Ambient Techno IDM 2013
57
1419
Luomo Vocalcity Deep House, Microhouse 2000
58
1428
The Orb U.F.Orb Ambient House, Dub Techno Ambient Dub 1992
59
1438
Andy Stott Luxury Problems Dub Techno 2012
60
1448
Underworld Second Toughest in the Infants Techno 1996
61
1508
Ricardo Villalobos Alcachofa Microhouse, Minimal Techno 2003
62
1548
The Chemical Brothers Surrender Big Beat 1999
63
1554
Stereo MC's Connected Alternative Dance, Dance-Pop 1992
64
1567
Nicolas Jaar Space Is Only Noise Microhouse 2011
65
1571
Lady Gaga The Fame Monster Dance-Pop Electropop 2009
66
1581
David Holmes Let's Get Killed Breakbeat Trip Hop 1997
67
1602
Fingers Inc. Another Side Chicago House, Deep House 1988
68
1610
A Guy Called Gerald Black Secret Technology Atmospheric Drum and Bass 1995
69
1619
Deee-Lite World Clique Dance-Pop, House 1990
70
1641
Kaytranada 99.9% Funky House Alternative R&B 2016
71
1678
Basement Jaxx Rooty Dance-Pop, House 2001
72
1689
Afrika Bambaataa & Soulsonic Force Planet Rock - The Album Electro 1986
73
1697
Deutsch Amerikanische Freundschaft Alles ist gut EBM Neue Deutsche Welle, Synth Punk 1981
74
1715
Orbital In Sides Ambient Techno 1996
75
1741
Sister Sledge We Are Family Disco Pop Soul 1979
76
1743
Jon Hopkins Immunity Microhouse IDM 2013
77
1766
The Bug London Zoo Dubstep Dancehall 2008
78
1775
2 Many DJs As Heard on Radio Soulwax Pt. 2 House Mashup 2002
79
1799
Carl Craig More Songs About Food and Revolutionary Art Detroit Techno 1997
80
1822
Inner City Paradise/Big Fun Detroit Techno, House 1989
81
1905
Carly Rae Jepsen E*MO*TION Dance-Pop Synthpop 2015
82
1908
Scissor Sisters Scissor Sisters Dance-Pop Pop Rock 2004
83
1914
John Talabot fIN Balearic Beat 2012
84
1940
Primal Scream Vanishing Point Alternative Dance 1997
85
1951
Giorgio Moroder From Here to Eternity Italo-Disco 1977
86
1961
Herbert Bodily Functions House Nu Jazz 2001
87
1970
Mouse on Mars Iaora Tahiti Ambient Techno IDM 1995
88
1989
808 State Newbuild Acid House 1988
89
2001
Saint Etienne Foxbase Alpha Alternative Dance Indie Pop 1991
90
2047
Lindstrøm Where You Go I Go Too Nu-Disco, Space Disco 2008
91
2072
New Order Brotherhood Alternative Dance New Wave, Synthpop 1986
92
2085
Black Grape It's Great when You're Straight...Yeah Alternative Dance Britpop 1995
93
2106
Pet Shop Boys Introspective Dance-Pop Synthpop 1988
94
2111
Photek Modus Operandi Atmospheric Drum and Bass 1997
95
2115
Autechre Incunabula Ambient Techno IDM 1993
96
2126
Janet Jackson janet. Dance-Pop Contemporary R&B 1993
97
2208
Akufen My Way Microhouse, Tech House 2002
98
2254
Herbert Around the House Microhouse 1998
99
2283
Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band Dr. Buzzard's Original Savannah Band Disco 1976
100
2338
SBTRKT SBTRKT Future Garage 2011
101
2356
Actress Splazsh Microhouse, Tech House 2010
102
2361
Pet Shop Boys Please Dance-Pop Synthpop 1986
103
2386
Underworld Beaucoup Fish Progressive House, Techno 1999
104
2395
Klaxons Myths of the Near Future Alternative Dance Dance-Punk, Indie Rock 2007
105
2406
Arca Xen Wonky Glitch Hop 2014
106
2437
Isolée We Are Monster Microhouse 2005
107
2460
Basement Jaxx Kish Kash Dance-Pop, Funky House 2003
108
2464
Metro Area Metro Area Electro-Disco, Nu-Disco 2002
109
2477
Global Communication 76:14 Ambient Techno Ambient 1994
110
2511
New Order Music Complete Alternative Dance 2015
111
2512
Jessy Lanza Oh No UK Bass Alternative R&B, Synthpop 2016
112
2527
Robert Hood Minimal Nation Detroit Techno, Minimal Techno 1994
113
2559
Kylie Minogue Fever Dance-Pop, Electro-Disco 2001
114
2572
Plastikman Musik Minimal Techno 1994
115
2608
Plastikman Consumed Minimal Techno 1998
116
2672
Madonna Confessions on a Dance Floor Dance-Pop, Nu-Disco 2005
117
2690
4 Hero Parallel Universe Atmospheric Drum and Bass 1994
118
2709
Bronski Beat The Age of Consent Hi-NRG Synthpop 1984
119
2760
Squarepusher Feed Me Weird Things Drum and Bass Drill and Bass 1996
120
2765
Shamir Ratchet Electro-Disco Synthpop 2015
121
2769
Rustie Glass Swords Purple Sound, Wonky 2011
122
2791
LTJ Bukem Logical Progression Atmospheric Drum and Bass 1996
123
2822
Kid Creole and The Coconuts Wise Guy/Tropical Gangsters Disco Pop 1982
124
2844
Spice Girls Spice Dance-Pop 1996
125
2873
Propellerheads Decksandrumsand- rockandroll Big Beat 1998
126
2876
Earth, Wind & Fire I Am Disco Funk 1979
127
2906
Electronic Electronic Alternative Dance Synthpop 1991
128
2968
Orbital Snivilisation Techno 1994
129
2973
Pantha du Prince Black Noise Microhouse, Minimal Techno 2010
130
2989
Fatboy Slim Better Living Through Chemistry Big Beat 1996
131
2999
Mylo Destroy Rock & Roll Electro House 2004

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Stromae Racine carree Dance-Pop Electropop 2013
The Prodigy Experience Breakbeat Hardcore 1992
Gil Scott-Heron & Jamie xx We're New Here Future Garage, UK Bass 2011
The Haxan Cloak Excavation Dubstep Ambient Dub, Dark Ambient 2013
The Bug Angels & Devils UK Bass Grime 2014
The Field Looping State of Mind Minimal Techno 2011
Plastikman Closer Minimal Techno 2003
Factory Floor Factory Floor Tech House Minimal Wave 2013
Autechre Amber Ambient Techno IDM 1994
Prince & The New Power Generation Diamonds and Pearls Dance-Pop Contemporary R&B, Funk, Pop Soul 1991
Vitalic OK Cowboy Electroclash 2005
Trentemøller The Last Resort Minimal Techno 2006
Pantha du Prince This Bliss Microhouse, Minimal Techno 2007
Mount Kimbie Crooks & Lovers Future Garage 2010
Zomby Dedication Dubstep, Future Garage 2011
Front 242 Front by Front EBM 1988
Saint Etienne So Tough Alternative Dance Indie Pop, Indietronica 1993
Mantronix The Album Electro 1985
Felix Da Housecat Kittenz and Thee Glitz Electroclash 2001
DJ Rashad Double Cup Footwork 2013
Matthew Dear Asa Breed Microhouse Synthpop 2007
Studio West Coast/Yearbook 1 Balearic Beat 2006
Plastikman Sheet One Acid Techno, Minimal Techno 1993
Azealia Banks Broke With Expensive Taste Hip House 2014
The Shamen En-Tact Acid House 1990
One Dove Morning Dove White Ambient House Ambient Dub 1993
Jagwar Ma Howlin Alternative Dance Baggy / Madchester 2013
Katy B On a Mission Dance-Pop, UK Funky 2011
Kasabian Kasabian Alternative Dance Indie Rock 2004
New Order Republic Alternative Dance, Dance-Pop Synthpop 1993
Clark Clark Techno IDM 2014
Booka Shade Movements Tech House 2006
Talvin Singh OK Atmospheric Drum and Bass 1998
Kindness World, You Need a Change of Mind Nu-Disco 2012
Jungle Jungle Funktronica Smooth Soul, Synth Funk 2014
Amon Tobin Permutation Drum and Bass Nu Jazz 1998
The Future Sound of London Accelerator Ambient Techno 1991
Donna Summer Once Upon a Time Disco 1977
Bobby Brown Don't Be Cruel Dance-Pop New Jack Swing 1988
DJ Koze Amygdala Deep House, Minimal Techno 2013
Prince Graffiti Bridge Dance-Pop Film Soundtrack, Pop Rock, Synth Funk 1990
Liars Mess Alternative Dance Electro-Industrial 2014
Herbie Hancock Future Shock Electro 1983
Britney Spears Blackout Dance-Pop Electropop 2007
Leftfield Rhythm and Stealth Breakbeat, Progressive House 1999
The Other People Place Lifestyles of the Laptop Café Deep House, Detroit Techno 2001
Moderat II Futurepop IDM 2013
Underworld Barbara Barbara, We Face a Shining Future Progressive House 2016
Jeff Mills Live at the Liquid Room, Tokyo Detroit Techno 1996
Jlin Dark Energy Footwork 2015
Pet Shop Boys Electric House Synthpop 2013
FKA twigs M3LL155X EP UK Bass Art Pop, Glitch Pop 2015
The Jacksons Destiny Disco Funk 1978
Chic Real People Disco Funk 1980
Virgo Virgo Chicago House 1989
Daniel Avery Drone Logic Tech House 2013
SBTRKT Wonder Where We Land Future Garage 2014
CSS Cansei de Ser Sexy Dance-Pop Dance-Punk 2005
The Sabres of Paradise Sabresonic Ambient Techno IDM 1993
Soul II Soul Vol. II - 1990, A New Decade House Contemporary R&B 1990
Kelela Cut 4 Me UK Bass Alternative R&B 2013
808 State Ex:El Acid House 1991
Levon Vincent Levon Vincent Deep House, Techno 2015
The Future Sound of London Lifeforms Ambient Techno 1994
Luke Slater Freek Funk Techno IDM 1997
Material One Down Disco Funk 1982
Shura Nothing's Real Dance-Pop Synthpop 2016
Benga Diary of an Afro Warrior Dubstep 2008
Asian Dub Foundation Rafi's Revenge Breakbeat 1998
Primal Scream More Light Alternative Dance Neo-Psychedelia 2013
The Third Eye Foundation You Guys Kill Me Atmospheric Drum and Bass Illbient 1998
4 Hero Two Pages Jazzstep 1998
Mount Kimbie Cold Spring Fault Less Youth Future Garage 2013
Roni Size / Reprazent In the Møde Drum and Bass 2000
Herbert Scale House Art Pop 2006
Lee Gamble KOCH Ambient Techno, Outsider House 2014
Orbital The Middle of Nowhere Techno 1999
Biosphere Microgravity Ambient House, Ambient Techno 1991
M People Elegant Slumming Dance-Pop, House 1993
Moodymann Moodymann Deep House 2014
Gold Panda Good Luck and Do Your Best Microhouse IDM 2016
Various Artists Talvin Singh Presents Anokha: Soundz of the Asian Underground Drum and Bass 1997
Elysia Crampton Demon City UK Bass Latin Electronic 2016
Fatboy Slim Halfway Between the Gutter and the Stars Big Beat 2000
Carter the Unstoppable Sex Machine 101 Damnations Grebo Indie Rock 1990
Equiknoxx Bird Sound Power Juke 2016
Metronomy Summer 08 Alternative Dance Indietronica, Synthpop 2016
Bentley Rhythm Ace Bentley Rhythm Ace Big Beat 1997
Teena Marie Starchild Dance-Pop Funk 1984
Flume Skin Wonky Glitch Pop 2016
Kraftwerk Tour De France Soundtracks Techno 2003
The Chemical Brothers Push the Button Big Beat 2005
Simian Mobile Disco Attack Decay Sustain Release Electro, Electro House, Tech House 2007
Friendly Fires Friendly Fires Alternative Dance Indietronica, Synthpop 2008
Laurel Halo Chance of Rain Techno IDM 2013
Nelly Furtado Loose Dance-Pop Contemporary R&B 2006
Four Tet Morning/Evening Microhouse, Minimal Techno 2015
Lonelady Hinterland Alternative Dance Dance-Punk 2015
Scissor Sisters Ta-Dah Dance-Pop 2006
Carter the Unstoppable Sex Machine 30 Something Grebo 1991
Asian Dub Foundation Community Music Breakbeat 2000
Peaches Fatherfucker Electroclash 2003
Hudson Mohawke Lantern Trap, Wonky 2015
Julio Bashmore Knockin' Boots Deep House, UK Funky 2015
Special Request Soul Music Jungle, Techno 2013
Kasabian Empire Alternative Dance Indie Rock 2006
The DFA The DFA Remixes: Chapter One Electro-Disco Dance-Punk 2006
AFX Chosen Lords Acid Techno 2006
Junior Senior D-D-Don't Don't Stop the Beat Alternative Dance 2002
Basement Jaxx Crazy Itch Radio Dance-Pop 2006