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Rank Cover Ratings Title
Artist
Genre
(Record Type)
BUY
1
4.68 | 4857 ratings
QWR = 4.6656
Close to the Edge
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
2
4.65 | 4493 ratings
QWR = 4.6345
Selling England by the Pound
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
3
4.64 | 4393 ratings
QWR = 4.6255
Wish You Were Here
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1975
Shop
4
4.63 | 4538 ratings
QWR = 4.6242
In the Court of the Crimson King
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1969
Shop
5
4.63 | 3567 ratings
QWR = 4.6207
Thick as a Brick
Jethro Tull
Prog Folk
Studio, 1972
Shop
6
4.61 | 4580 ratings
QWR = 4.5996
The Dark Side of the Moon
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1973
Shop
7
4.61 | 3899 ratings
QWR = 4.5960
Foxtrot
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
8
4.56 | 3604 ratings
QWR = 4.5508
Red
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
9
4.53 | 3945 ratings
QWR = 4.5173
Animals
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1977
Shop
10
4.47 | 2247 ratings
QWR = 4.4534
Godbluff
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
11
4.46 | 3870 ratings
QWR = 4.4483
Fragile
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
12
4.43 | 2361 ratings
QWR = 4.4137
Pawn Hearts
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
13
4.42 | 3434 ratings
QWR = 4.4070
Nursery Cryme
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
14
4.42 | 3120 ratings
QWR = 4.4032
Larks' Tongues in Aspic
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
15
4.41 | 2932 ratings
QWR = 4.3989
Mirage
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
16
4.40 | 1831 ratings
QWR = 4.3842
Per Un Amico
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
17
4.39 | 2499 ratings
QWR = 4.3781
Moonmadness
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
18
4.38 | 3045 ratings
QWR = 4.3694
Moving Pictures
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1981
Shop
19
4.38 | 3332 ratings
QWR = 4.3668
Relayer
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
20
4.39 | 1272 ratings
QWR = 4.3606
Darwin!
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
21
4.37 | 2605 ratings
QWR = 4.3552
Hemispheres
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
22
4.36 | 2823 ratings
QWR = 4.3470
Aqualung
Jethro Tull
Prog Folk
Studio, 1971
Shop
23
4.37 | 1166 ratings
QWR = 4.3432
Io Sono Nato Libero
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
24
4.36 | 1814 ratings
QWR = 4.3373
Hybris
Änglagård
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1992
Shop
25
4.35 | 1824 ratings
QWR = 4.3336
In a Glass House
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
26
4.35 | 1764 ratings
QWR = 4.3326
Hot Rats
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1969
Shop
27
4.35 | 1403 ratings
QWR = 4.3294
Si on avait besoin d'une cinquičme saison
Harmonium
Prog Folk
Studio, 1975
Shop
28
4.35 | 1166 ratings
QWR = 4.3250
Kind of Blue
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1959
Shop
29
4.34 | 1459 ratings
QWR = 4.3174
Storia Di Un Minuto
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
30
4.33 | 2398 ratings
QWR = 4.3149
A Farewell to Kings
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1977
Shop
31
4.35 | 804 ratings
QWR = 4.3062
From Silence to Somewhere
Wobbler
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 2017
Shop
32
4.32 | 1786 ratings
QWR = 4.3031
H To He, Who Am The Only One
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1970
Shop
33
4.33 | 1399 ratings
QWR = 4.3027
Birds of Fire
Mahavishnu Orchestra
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
34
4.31 | 3165 ratings
QWR = 4.3004
The Yes Album
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
35
4.31 | 2140 ratings
QWR = 4.2960
Octopus
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
36
4.31 | 1928 ratings
QWR = 4.2959
In the Land of Grey and Pink
Caravan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1971
Shop
37
4.32 | 1347 ratings
QWR = 4.2947
Scheherazade and Other Stories
Renaissance
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
38
4.30 | 3224 ratings
QWR = 4.2947
The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
39
4.30 | 3149 ratings
QWR = 4.2940
Metropolis Part 2 - Scenes from a Memory
Dream Theater
Progressive Metal
Studio, 1999
Shop
40
4.30 | 3089 ratings
QWR = 4.2938
Images and Words
Dream Theater
Progressive Metal
Studio, 1992
Shop
41
4.31 | 1747 ratings
QWR = 4.2901
The Power and the Glory
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
42
4.32 | 956 ratings
QWR = 4.2891
Zarathustra
Museo Rosenbach
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
43
4.30 | 3357 ratings
QWR = 4.2890
Meddle
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1971
Shop
44
4.30 | 2495 ratings
QWR = 4.2882
The Snow Goose
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
45
4.31 | 1756 ratings
QWR = 4.2882
Crime of the Century
Supertramp
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
46
4.32 | 1068 ratings
QWR = 4.2869
The Grand Wazoo
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
47
4.30 | 1637 ratings
QWR = 4.2842
Still Life
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
48
4.29 | 2257 ratings
QWR = 4.2807
The Raven That Refused to Sing (and Other Stories)
Steven Wilson
Crossover Prog
Studio, 2013
Shop
49
4.30 | 1641 ratings
QWR = 4.2758
Free Hand
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
50
4.31 | 938 ratings
QWR = 4.2757
The Silent Corner And The Empty Stage
Peter Hammill
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
51
4.30 | 1471 ratings
QWR = 4.2743
Ommadawn
Mike Oldfield
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
52
4.30 | 1071 ratings
QWR = 4.2735
The Mothers of Invention: One Size Fits All
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
53
4.31 | 972 ratings
QWR = 4.2727
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
54
4.29 | 1683 ratings
QWR = 4.2701
Hand. Cannot. Erase.
Steven Wilson
Crossover Prog
Studio, 2015
Shop
55
4.28 | 2825 ratings
QWR = 4.2681
A Trick of the Tail
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
56
4.27 | 2732 ratings
QWR = 4.2627
Fear of a Blank Planet
Porcupine Tree
Heavy Prog
Studio, 2007
Shop
57
4.28 | 1777 ratings
QWR = 4.2617
Still Life
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 1999
Shop
58
4.32 | 542 ratings
QWR = 4.2607
A Drop of Light
All Traps On Earth
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 2018
Shop
59
4.28 | 1673 ratings
QWR = 4.2606
Acquiring the Taste
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
60
4.29 | 968 ratings
QWR = 4.2595
Rock Bottom
Robert Wyatt
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
61
4.29 | 1067 ratings
QWR = 4.2582
The Inner Mounting Flame
Mahavishnu Orchestra
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1971
Shop
62
4.27 | 2223 ratings
QWR = 4.2544
Permanent Waves
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1980
Shop
63
4.29 | 906 ratings
QWR = 4.2516
Depois do Fim
Bacamarte
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1983
Shop
64
4.28 | 1095 ratings
QWR = 4.2515
Mekanīk Destruktīw Kommandöh
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 1973
Shop
65
4.26 | 2687 ratings
QWR = 4.2514
In Absentia
Porcupine Tree
Heavy Prog
Studio, 2002
Shop
66
4.29 | 785 ratings
QWR = 4.2506
Romantic Warrior
Return To Forever
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1976
Shop
67
4.32 | 400 ratings
QWR = 4.2485
Dwellers of the Deep
Wobbler
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 2020
Shop
68
4.29 | 794 ratings
QWR = 4.2478
Space Shanty
Khan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1972
Shop
69
4.38 | 222 ratings
QWR = 4.2471
Obscura
Gorguts
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 1998
Shop
70
4.28 | 867 ratings
QWR = 4.2437
Hatfield and the North
Hatfield And The North
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
71
4.26 | 1846 ratings
QWR = 4.2423
Blackwater Park
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 2001
Shop
72
4.25 | 2317 ratings
QWR = 4.2410
Misplaced Childhood
Marillion
Neo-Prog
Studio, 1985
Shop
73
4.35 | 259 ratings
QWR = 4.2376
4 visions
Eskaton
Zeuhl
Studio, 1981
Shop
74
4.25 | 1722 ratings
QWR = 4.2365
Ghost Reveries
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 2005
Shop
75
4.26 | 1103 ratings
QWR = 4.2352
Radio Gnome Invisible Vol. 3 - You
Gong
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
76
4.26 | 1146 ratings
QWR = 4.2326
Viljans Öga
Änglagård
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 2012
Shop
77
4.27 | 722 ratings
QWR = 4.2325
Arbeit Macht Frei
Area
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
78
4.28 | 629 ratings
QWR = 4.2319
Symbolic
Death
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 1995
Shop
79
4.24 | 2152 ratings
QWR = 4.2281
Script for a Jester's Tear
Marillion
Neo-Prog
Studio, 1983
Shop
80
4.25 | 1514 ratings
QWR = 4.2274
Voyage of the Acolyte
Steve Hackett
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
81
4.25 | 1092 ratings
QWR = 4.2272
Hamburger Concerto
Focus
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
82
4.26 | 813 ratings
QWR = 4.2264
In A Silent Way
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1969
Shop
83
4.24 | 2264 ratings
QWR = 4.2255
Emerson Lake & Palmer
Emerson Lake & Palmer
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1970
Shop
84
4.27 | 643 ratings
QWR = 4.2236
Spectrum
Billy Cobham
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
85
4.25 | 1147 ratings
QWR = 4.2233
If I Could Do It All Over Again, I'd Do It All Over You
Caravan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1970
Shop
86
4.30 | 365 ratings
QWR = 4.2223
Sing to God
Cardiacs
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1996
Shop
87
4.24 | 1804 ratings
QWR = 4.2203
Second Life Syndrome
Riverside
Progressive Metal
Studio, 2005
Shop
88
4.26 | 820 ratings
QWR = 4.2203
Ashes Are Burning
Renaissance
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
89
4.26 | 805 ratings
QWR = 4.2193
Bitches Brew
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1970
Shop
90
4.25 | 1016 ratings
QWR = 4.2190
Felona E Sorona
Le Orme
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
91
4.28 | 503 ratings
QWR = 4.2187
Of Queues and Cures
National Health
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
92
4.27 | 516 ratings
QWR = 4.2185
Crimson
Edge Of Sanity
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 1996
Shop
93
4.24 | 1363 ratings
QWR = 4.2170
The Road of Bones
IQ
Neo-Prog
Studio, 2014
Shop
94
4.26 | 740 ratings
QWR = 4.2168
K.A (Köhntarkösz Anteria)
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 2004
Shop
95
4.25 | 863 ratings
QWR = 4.2149
Elegant Gypsy
Al Di Meola
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1977
Shop
96
4.27 | 540 ratings
QWR = 4.2135
Maxophone
Maxophone
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1975
Shop
97
4.26 | 623 ratings
QWR = 4.2120
Anabelas
Bubu
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
98
4.38 | 167 ratings
QWR = 4.2119
On Land And In The Sea
Cardiacs
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1989
Shop
99
4.24 | 1169 ratings
QWR = 4.2111
Operation: Mindcrime
Queensr˙che
Progressive Metal
Studio, 1988
Shop
100
4.23 | 1255 ratings
QWR = 4.2106
Remedy Lane
Pain Of Salvation
Progressive Metal
Studio, 2002
Shop

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