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Rank Cover Ratings Title
Artist
Genre
(Record Type)
BUY
1
4.66 | 4150 ratings
QWR = 4.6467
Close To The Edge
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
2
4.63 | 3861 ratings
QWR = 4.6210
Selling England By The Pound
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
3
4.63 | 3076 ratings
QWR = 4.6157
Thick As A Brick
Jethro Tull
Prog Folk
Studio, 1972
Shop
4
4.62 | 3804 ratings
QWR = 4.6094
Wish You Were Here
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1975
Shop
5
4.62 | 3890 ratings
QWR = 4.6059
In The Court Of The Crimson King
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1969
Shop
6
4.60 | 3356 ratings
QWR = 4.5908
Foxtrot
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
7
4.60 | 4002 ratings
QWR = 4.5898
Dark Side Of The Moon
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1973
Shop
8
4.54 | 3078 ratings
QWR = 4.5278
Red
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
9
4.52 | 3410 ratings
QWR = 4.5093
Animals
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1977
Shop
10
4.48 | 1874 ratings
QWR = 4.4635
Godbluff
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
11
4.44 | 3273 ratings
QWR = 4.4312
Fragile
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
12
4.42 | 2930 ratings
QWR = 4.4087
Nursery Cryme
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
13
4.42 | 1999 ratings
QWR = 4.4057
Pawn Hearts
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
14
4.42 | 2625 ratings
QWR = 4.4057
Larks' Tongues In Aspic
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
15
4.42 | 1547 ratings
QWR = 4.3964
Per Un Amico
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
16
4.48 | 389 ratings
QWR = 4.3876
From Silence To Somewhere
Wobbler
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 2017
Shop
17
4.40 | 2462 ratings
QWR = 4.3811
Mirage
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
18
4.39 | 2624 ratings
QWR = 4.3803
Moving Pictures
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1981
Shop
19
4.38 | 2112 ratings
QWR = 4.3618
Moonmadness
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
20
4.37 | 1602 ratings
QWR = 4.3495
Hybris
Änglagård
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1992
Shop
21
4.36 | 2828 ratings
QWR = 4.3475
Relayer
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
22
4.36 | 2222 ratings
QWR = 4.3445
Hemispheres
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
23
4.37 | 1054 ratings
QWR = 4.3367
Darwin!
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
24
4.36 | 1535 ratings
QWR = 4.3337
In A Glass House
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
25
4.36 | 1232 ratings
QWR = 4.3333
Storia Di Un Minuto
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
26
4.35 | 2421 ratings
QWR = 4.3317
Aqualung
Jethro Tull
Prog Folk
Studio, 1971
Shop
27
4.36 | 976 ratings
QWR = 4.3274
Io Sono Nato Libero
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
28
4.35 | 956 ratings
QWR = 4.3178
Kind Of Blue
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1959
Shop
29
4.35 | 1208 ratings
QWR = 4.3177
Si On Avait Besoin D'Une Cinquičme Saison
Harmonium
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
30
4.33 | 1487 ratings
QWR = 4.3087
Hot Rats
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1969
Shop
31
4.33 | 1194 ratings
QWR = 4.3057
Birds Of Fire
Mahavishnu Orchestra
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
32
4.32 | 2060 ratings
QWR = 4.3049
A Farewell To Kings
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1977
Shop
33
4.30 | 2892 ratings
QWR = 4.2901
Meddle
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1971
Shop
34
4.31 | 1471 ratings
QWR = 4.2886
Crime Of The Century
Supertramp
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
35
4.31 | 1503 ratings
QWR = 4.2872
H To He, Who Am The Only One
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1970
Shop
36
4.30 | 2757 ratings
QWR = 4.2869
The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
37
4.30 | 2651 ratings
QWR = 4.2830
The Yes Album
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
38
4.30 | 1536 ratings
QWR = 4.2830
Still Life
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 1999
Shop
39
4.30 | 2129 ratings
QWR = 4.2829
The Snow Goose
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
40
4.30 | 1438 ratings
QWR = 4.2822
The Power And The Glory
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
41
4.31 | 1233 ratings
QWR = 4.2818
Ommadawn
Mike Oldfield
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
42
4.31 | 1099 ratings
QWR = 4.2806
Scheherazade And Other Stories
Renaissance
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
43
4.32 | 876 ratings
QWR = 4.2795
The Grand Wazoo
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
44
4.30 | 1765 ratings
QWR = 4.2782
Octopus
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
45
4.31 | 865 ratings
QWR = 4.2776
The Mothers Of Invention: One Size Fits All
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
46
4.29 | 1897 ratings
QWR = 4.2763
Permanent Waves
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1980
Shop
47
4.29 | 2775 ratings
QWR = 4.2749
Metropolis Part 2 - Scenes From A Memory
Dream Theater
Progressive Metal
Studio, 1999
Shop
48
4.31 | 801 ratings
QWR = 4.2720
Depois Do Fim
Bacamarte
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1983
Shop
49
4.28 | 2719 ratings
QWR = 4.2699
Images And Words
Dream Theater
Progressive Metal
Studio, 1992
Shop
50
4.29 | 1332 ratings
QWR = 4.2696
Hand. Cannot. Erase.
Steven Wilson
Crossover Prog
Studio, 2015
Shop
51
4.29 | 1898 ratings
QWR = 4.2694
The Raven That Refused To Sing (And Other Stories)
Steven Wilson
Crossover Prog
Studio, 2013
Shop
52
4.29 | 1384 ratings
QWR = 4.2673
Still Life
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
53
4.31 | 778 ratings
QWR = 4.2668
The Silent Corner And The Empty Stage
Peter Hammill
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
54
4.31 | 788 ratings
QWR = 4.2654
Rock Bottom
Robert Wyatt
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
55
4.30 | 894 ratings
QWR = 4.2654
Mekanīk Destruktīw Kommandöh
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 1973
Shop
56
4.30 | 794 ratings
QWR = 4.2640
Zarathustra
Museo Rosenbach
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
57
4.28 | 2395 ratings
QWR = 4.2619
A Trick Of The Tail
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
58
4.28 | 1592 ratings
QWR = 4.2604
In The Land Of Grey And Pink
Caravan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1971
Shop
59
4.28 | 1374 ratings
QWR = 4.2555
Free Hand
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
60
4.30 | 656 ratings
QWR = 4.2498
In A Silent Way
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1969
Shop
61
4.28 | 801 ratings
QWR = 4.2460
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
62
4.26 | 1604 ratings
QWR = 4.2412
Second Life Syndrome
Riverside
Progressive Metal
Studio, 2005
Shop
63
4.25 | 2389 ratings
QWR = 4.2380
Fear Of A Blank Planet
Porcupine Tree
Heavy Prog
Studio, 2007
Shop
64
4.26 | 1381 ratings
QWR = 4.2350
Acquiring The Taste
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
65
4.28 | 627 ratings
QWR = 4.2327
Romantic Warrior
Return To Forever
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1976
Shop
66
4.27 | 903 ratings
QWR = 4.2318
The Inner Mounting Flame
Mahavishnu Orchestra
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1971
Shop
67
4.28 | 646 ratings
QWR = 4.2309
Space Shanty
Khan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1972
Shop
68
4.25 | 1583 ratings
QWR = 4.2288
Blackwater Park
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 2001
Shop
69
4.24 | 2347 ratings
QWR = 4.2283
In Absentia
Porcupine Tree
Heavy Prog
Studio, 2002
Shop
70
4.25 | 1476 ratings
QWR = 4.2282
Ghost Reveries
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 2005
Shop
71
4.24 | 1937 ratings
QWR = 4.2272
Emerson Lake & Palmer
Emerson Lake & Palmer
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1970
Shop
72
4.27 | 624 ratings
QWR = 4.2257
K.A
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 2004
Shop
73
4.27 | 720 ratings
QWR = 4.2236
Hatfield And The North
Hatfield And The North
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1973
Shop
74
4.25 | 1003 ratings
QWR = 4.2235
Viljans Öga
Änglagård
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 2012
Shop
75
4.24 | 1998 ratings
QWR = 4.2216
Misplaced Childhood
Marillion
Neo-Prog
Studio, 1985
Shop
76
4.35 | 229 ratings
QWR = 4.2211
Western Culture
Henry Cow
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1979
Shop
77
4.26 | 853 ratings
QWR = 4.2205
Rubycon
Tangerine Dream
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1975
Shop
78
4.25 | 955 ratings
QWR = 4.2191
Hamburger Concerto
Focus
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
79
4.23 | 1888 ratings
QWR = 4.2151
Script For A Jester's Tear
Marillion
Neo-Prog
Studio, 1983
Shop
80
4.27 | 534 ratings
QWR = 4.2151
Spectrum
Billy Cobham
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
81
4.25 | 940 ratings
QWR = 4.2137
If I Could Do It All Over Again, I'd Do It All Over You
Caravan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1970
Shop
82
4.27 | 507 ratings
QWR = 4.2118
Anabelas
Bubu
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
83
4.26 | 595 ratings
QWR = 4.2117
Arbeit Macht Frei
Area
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
84
4.24 | 924 ratings
QWR = 4.2099
Radio Gnome Invisible Vol. 3 - You
Gong
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
85
4.23 | 1284 ratings
QWR = 4.2078
Voyage Of The Acolyte
Steve Hackett
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
86
4.23 | 1109 ratings
QWR = 4.2047
The Road Of Bones
IQ
Neo-Prog
Studio, 2014
Shop
87
4.25 | 649 ratings
QWR = 4.2046
Bitches Brew
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1970
Shop
88
4.23 | 991 ratings
QWR = 4.2038
Operation: Mindcrime
Queensr˙che
Progressive Metal
Studio, 1988
Shop
89
4.23 | 1157 ratings
QWR = 4.2028
The Perfect Element - Part 1
Pain Of Salvation
Progressive Metal
Studio, 2000
Shop
90
4.24 | 857 ratings
QWR = 4.2012
Felona E Sorona
Le Orme
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
91
4.22 | 1397 ratings
QWR = 4.1983
Lateralus
Tool
Experimental/Post Metal
Studio, 2001
Shop
92
4.23 | 791 ratings
QWR = 4.1964
L'Isola Di Niente
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
93
4.23 | 907 ratings
QWR = 4.1944
Third
The Soft Machine
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1970
Shop
94
4.22 | 1089 ratings
QWR = 4.1917
Remedy Lane
Pain Of Salvation
Progressive Metal
Studio, 2002
Shop
95
4.23 | 663 ratings
QWR = 4.1889
Caravanserai
Santana
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1972
Shop
96
4.22 | 976 ratings
QWR = 4.1879
Ocean
Eloy
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1977
Shop
97
4.22 | 1030 ratings
QWR = 4.1875
Leftoverture
Kansas
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
98
4.26 | 387 ratings
QWR = 4.1863
Of Queues And Cures
National Health
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
99
4.22 | 745 ratings
QWR = 4.1861
Elegant Gypsy
Al Di Meola
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1977
Shop
100
4.22 | 918 ratings
QWR = 4.1853
Doomsday Afternoon
Phideaux
Crossover Prog
Studio, 2007
Shop

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