Top Albums of 1967





Rank All Time Rank Artist Album Genres
1
4
The Velvet Underground & Nico The Velvet Underground & Nico Art Rock, Experimental Rock
2
5
The Beatles Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band Pop Rock, Psychedelic Pop
3
14
The Jimi Hendrix Experience Are You Experienced? Acid Rock, Blues Rock
4
31
The Doors The Doors Psychedelic Rock
5
52
Love Forever Changes Psychedelic Folk, Psychedelic Pop, Psychedelic Rock
6
94
Aretha Franklin I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You Deep Soul
7
122
Pink Floyd The Piper at the Gates of Dawn Psychedelic Pop, Psychedelic Rock
8
151
Leonard Cohen Songs of Leonard Cohen Contemporary Folk, Singer/Songwriter
9
184
The Velvet Underground White Light/White Heat Art Rock, Experimental Rock, Noise Rock, Proto-Punk
10
186
Jefferson Airplane Surrealistic Pillow Psychedelic Rock
11
199
Cream Disraeli Gears Blues Rock, Psychedelic Rock
12
208
The Jimi Hendrix Experience Axis: Bold As Love Blues Rock, Psychedelic Rock
13
275
The Byrds Younger Than Yesterday Folk Rock, Pop Rock, Psychedelic Pop
14
319
The Who The Who Sell Out Freakbeat, Mod
15
350
The Kinks Something Else by the Kinks Baroque Pop, Pop Rock
16
491
Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band Safe As Milk Blues Rock, Psychedelic Rock
17
500
Buffalo Springfield Buffalo Springfield Again Folk Rock, Psychedelic Rock
18
505
Bob Dylan John Wesley Harding Contemporary Folk, Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
19
536
Moby Grape Moby Grape Blues Rock, Folk Rock, Psychedelic Rock
20
681
The Doors Strange Days Psychedelic Rock
21
716
The Rolling Stones Between the Buttons Pop Rock
22
810
Traffic Mr. Fantasy Psychedelic Rock
23
851
Albert King Born Under a Bad Sign Electric Blues
24
866
Tim Buckley Goodbye and Hello Contemporary Folk, Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
25
918
The Moody Blues Days of Future Passed Art Rock, Baroque Pop, Symphonic Prog
26
920
The Beatles Magical Mystery Tour Pop Rock, Psychedelic Pop
27
954
Van Dyke Parks Song Cycle Art Pop, Baroque Pop, Psychedelic Pop
28
1193
Duke Ellington Far East Suite Big Band
29
1285
Country Joe & The Fish Electric Music for the Mind and Body Acid Rock, West Coast Rock
30
1377
Miles Davis Miles Smiles Modal Jazz, Post-Bop
31
1430
The Beach Boys Smiley Smile Psychedelic Pop, Sunshine Pop
32
1461
Otis Redding Live in Europe Southern Soul
33
1469
Pierre Henry & Michel Colombier Messe Pour Le Temps Present Musique concrète
34
1575
The Mothers of Invention Absolutely Free Experimental Rock, Jazz-Rock, Psychedelic Rock
35
1756
Nico Chelsea Girl Chamber Folk
36
1770
McCoy Tyner The Real McCoy Post-Bop
37
1772
Morton Subotnick Silver Apples of the Moon for Electric Music Synthesizer Electronic
38
1808
Four Tops Reach Out Soul
39
1861
Sam & Dave Soul Men Southern Soul
40
1957
Jefferson Airplane After Bathing at Baxter's Acid Rock
41
1980
The 13th Floor Elevators Easter Everywhere Psychedelic Rock
42
2039
Frank Sinatra and Antonio Carlos Jobim Francis Albert Sinatra and Antonio Carlos Jobim Bossa Nova, Standards, Vocal Jazz
43
2121
Procol Harum Procol Harum/A Whiter Shade of Pale Psychedelic Pop, Psychedelic Rock
44
2176
Albert Ayler Albert Ayler in Greenwich Village Free Jazz
45
2268
The Beach Boys Wild Honey Baroque Pop, Blue Eyed Soul, Soul
46
2328
James Carr You Got My Mind Messed Up Deep Soul
47
2347
Small Faces Small Faces/There Are But Four Small Faces Mod, Psychedelic Pop, Psychedelic Rock
48
2399
Pearls Before Swine One Nation Underground Psychedelic Folk
49
2441
The Red Krayola The Parable of Arable Land Experimental Rock, Psychedelic Rock
50
2495
The Incredible String Band The 5000 Spirits or the Layers of the Onion Psychedelic Folk
51
2505
Wayne Shorter Adam's Apple Hard Bop, Post-Bop
52
2506
Phil Ochs Pleasures of the Harbor Baroque Pop, Chamber Folk, Singer/Songwriter
53
2528
The Rolling Stones Their Satanic Majesties Request Psychedelic Pop, Psychedelic Rock
54
2601
The Electric Prunes Underground Psychedelic Rock
55
2619
Cannonball Adderley Mercy, Mercy, Mercy! - Live at 'The Club' Hard Bop, Soul Jazz
56
2677
Tim Hardin Tim Hardin 2 Contemporary Folk, Singer/Songwriter
57
2716
Antônio Carlos Jobim Wave Bossa Nova
58
2808
The Supremes The Supremes Sing Holland-Dozier-Holland/The Supremes Sing Motown Girl Group, Pop Soul
59
2828
Otis Redding & Carla Thomas King & Queen Southern Soul
60
2848
Scott Walker Scott Baroque Pop

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Wilson Pickett The Sound of Wilson Pickett Southern Soul
Lee Morgan Cornbread Hard Bop
Nina Simone High Priestess of Soul Soul, Vocal Jazz
Sun Ra Cosmic Tones for Mental Therapy Free Jazz
Bobbie Gentry Ode to Billie Joe Contemporary Folk, Country Soul
Elvis Presley How Great Thou Art Gospel
Merle Haggard I'm a Lonesome Fugitive Bakersfield Sound
Arlo Guthrie Alice's Restaurant Contemporary Folk, Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter
Don Ellis Electric Bath Experimental Big Band, Third Stream
Charlie Musselwhite Stand Back! Here Comes Charlie Musselwhite's South Side Band Chicago Blues
James Brown Cold Sweat Funk, Soul
The Monkees Headquarters Pop Rock, Sunshine Pop
Laura Nyro More Than a New Discovery/The First Songs Pop Soul, Singer/Songwriter
The Left Banke Walk Away Renée/Pretty Ballerina Baroque Pop, Psychedelic Pop
Kaleidoscope (UK) Tangerine Dream Psychedelic Pop
Gary Burton Duster Post-Bop
Archie Shepp The Magic of Ju-Ju Free Jazz
The Electric Prunes The Electric Prunes/I Had Too Much to Dream (Last Night) Garage Rock, Psychedelic Rock
Rahsaan Roland Kirk Now Please Don't You Cry, Beautiful Edith Post-Bop
Don Cherry Symphony for Improvisers Free Jazz
Donovan A Gift from a Flower to a Garden Folk Pop, Singer/Songwriter
The Easybeats Friday on My Mind Beat Music
Richie Havens Mixed Bag Contemporary Folk, Folk Rock
Aretha Franklin Aretha Arrives Southern Soul
The Hollies Butterfly Psychedelic Pop
Jackie McLean New & Old Gospel Avant-Garde Jazz
John Fahey Days Have Gone By American Primitivism