Top Rock & Roll Albums





Rank All Time Artist Album Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
122
Elvis Presley Elvis Presley 1956
2
390
Little Richard Here's Little Richard Rhythm & Blues 1957
3
407
The Crickets The "Chirping" Crickets Rockabilly 1957
4
639
Elvis Presley Elvis 1956
5
786
MC5 Back in the USA Garage Rock, Hard Rock, Proto-Punk 1970
6
834
Bo Diddley Bo Diddley Rhythm & Blues 1958
7
851
The Cramps Songs the Lord Taught Us Psychobilly Garage Punk 1980
8
861
The Gun Club Fire of Love Psychobilly Punk Blues 1981
9
884
Flamin' Groovies Teenage Head Blues Rock, Garage Rock 1971
10
896
Chuck Berry Chuck Berry Is On Top 1959
11
916
Johnny Burnette Johnny Burnette and the Rock 'n Roll Trio Rockabilly 1956
12
954
Elvis Presley Elvis Is Back! Pop 1960
13
976
Jerry Lee Lewis Live at the Star Club, Hamburg 1964
14
1251
Jerry Lee Lewis Jerry Lee Lewis 1958
15
1352
Elvis Presley Elvis (TV Special) Pop Rock 1968
16
1369
Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps Gene Vincent and the Blue Caps Rockabilly 1957
17
1387
Flamin' Groovies Shake Some Action Power Pop 1976
18
1540
Buddy Holly Buddy Holly Rockabilly 1958
19
1620
Chuck Berry After School Session Rhythm & Blues 1957
20
1657
The Everly Brothers The Everly Brothers (They're Off and Rolling) Close Harmony, Pop 1957
21
1805
Stray Cats Stray Cats/Built for Speed Rockabilly 1981
22
1849
Bo Diddley Go Bo Diddley Rhythm & Blues 1959
23
1893
Elvis Presley A Date with Elvis 1959
24
1899
Chuck Berry St. Louis to Liverpool 1964
25
1934
Chuck Berry One Dozen Berrys 1958
26
2111
Fats Domino Rock and Rollin' with Fats Domino 1956
27
2269
Bill Haley and His Comets Shake, Rattle and Roll [1954]/Rock Around the Clock [1955] 1954
28
2352
The Cramps Psychedelic Jungle Psychobilly Garage Punk 1981
29
2400
Elvis Presley Loving You 1957
30
2402
Johnny Cash Johnny Cash with His Hot and Blue Guitar! Rockabilly Country 1957
31
2581
The Blasters Hard Line Rockabilly Roots Rock 1985
32
2732
Herman Brood & His Wild Romance Shpritsz 1978
33
2800
Elvis Presley King Creole Film Soundtrack 1958
34
2843
Dave Edmunds Get It Pub Rock, Roots Rock 1977

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Dave Edmunds Repeat when Necessary Roots Rock 1979
The Blasters The Blasters Rockabilly Roots Rock 1981
The Kinks Kinks/You Really Got Me Garage Rock, Pop Rock 1964
John Lennon Rock'n'Roll 1975
Billy Fury The Sound of Fury 1960
Elvis Presley For LP Fans Only 1959
Wanda Jackson Rockin' with Wanda Rockabilly 1960
Little Richard Little Richard (Volume 2) Rhythm & Blues 1958
The Kinks The Kink Kontroversy Beat Music 1965
Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes Hearts of Stone 1978
John Fogerty John Fogerty Boogie Rock, Roots Rock 1975
Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers 1976
Dave Edmunds Tracks on Wax 4 Roots Rock 1978
The Animals Animalism Blues Rock, Rhythm & Blues 1966
David Johansen David Johansen 1978
Fats Domino This Is Fats Domino! Rhythm & Blues 1956
Chuck Berry Rockin' at the Hops 1960
Duane Eddy Have 'Twangy' Guitar Will Travel 1958
David Lindley El Rayo-X Pop Reggae 1981
Little Richard The Fabulous Little Richard Rhythm & Blues 1959
Chris Isaak Heart Shaped World Pop Rock 1989
Bo Diddley Bo Diddley's Beach Party Rhythm & Blues 1963
Elvis Presley Elvis' Christmas Album Christmas Music, Gospel 1957
Wanda Jackson Wanda Jackson Rockabilly 1958
Ritchie Valens Ritchie Valens 1959
Fats Domino The Fabulous Mr. D New Orleans R&B, Rhythm & Blues 1958
The Kinks Kinks-Size Mod, Pop Rock 1965