Top Jazz Fusion Albums





Rank All Time Artist Album Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
82
Miles Davis Bitches Brew Avant-Garde Jazz 1970
2
282
Frank Zappa Hot Rats Jazz-Rock 1969
3
359
Miles Davis In a Silent Way 1969
4
491
Herbie Hancock Head Hunters Jazz-Funk 1973
5
687
Flying Lotus You're Dead! Nu Jazz, Wonky 2014
6
706
The Mahavishnu Orchestra The Inner Mounting Flame Jazz-Rock 1971
7
863
Weather Report Heavy Weather 1977
8
953
The Soft Machine Third Canterbury Scene, Jazz-Rock 1970
9
1171
Miles Davis On the Corner Jazz-Funk 1972
10
1238
Mahavishnu Orchestra Birds of Fire Jazz-Rock 1973
11
1348
Chick Corea Return to Forever 1972
12
1682
Miles Davis A Tribute to Jack Johnson Jazz-Rock 1971
13
1822
The Tony Williams Lifetime Emergency! 1969
14
2031
Ornette Coleman Dancing in Your Head Avant-Garde Jazz 1977
15
2122
Miles Davis Live Evil 1971
16
2151
Pat Metheny Pat Metheny Group 1978
17
2247
Herbie Hancock Mwandishi 1971
18
2295
Herbie Hancock Sextant 1973
19
2401
Miles Davis Tutu Jazz-Funk 1986
20
2466
Wayne Shorter feat. Milton Nascimento Native Dancer 1975
21
2529
Pat Metheny Bright Size Life 1976
22
2545
Chick Corea & Return to Forever Light As a Feather 1973
23
2841
Weather Report I Sing the Body Electric 1972
24
2879
Weather Report Black Market 1976
25
2914
Jaco Pastorius Jaco Pastorius 1976

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Pat Metheny Offramp 1981
Miles Davis Agharta Jazz-Funk 1975
Zappa/Mothers Roxy & Elsewhere Jazz-Rock 1974
John McLaughlin My Goal's Beyond 1971
Miles Davis Pangaea Jazz-Funk 1976
Esperanza Spalding Emily's D+Evolution Art Pop 2016
Gil Evans Plays the Music of Jimi Hendrix Experimental Big Band, Jazz-Rock 1974
John McLaughlin Devotion Jazz-Rock 1970
Santana Lotus Jazz-Rock, Psychedelic Rock 1974
Bill Frisell Have a Little Faith 1993
Miles Davis Get Up with It Jazz-Funk 1974
BADBADNOTGOOD IV Nu Jazz 2016
Wayne Shorter Super Nova Avant-Garde Jazz 1969
Bill Frisell Lookout for Hope Avant-Garde Jazz 1987
John Handy & Ali Akbar Khan Karuna Supreme 1975
The Mothers The Grand Wazoo Jazz-Rock 1972
Return to Forever feat. Chick Corea Hymn of the Seventh Galaxy Jazz-Rock 1973
Ralph Towner Diary 1973
Jaco Pastorius Word of Mouth 1981
Paul Winter / Winter Consort Icarus 1972
Frank Zappa Waka/Jawaka Jazz-Rock 1972
Herbie Hancock V.S.O.P Post-Bop 1976
Yussef Kamaal Black Focus Jazz-Funk 2016
Miles Davis Dark Magus Jazz-Funk 1977