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Rank Cover Ratings Title
Artist
Genre
(Record Type)
BUY
1
4.65 | 3812 ratings
QWR = 4.6404
Close To The Edge
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
2
4.63 | 3537 ratings
QWR = 4.6129
Selling England By The Pound
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
3
4.63 | 2800 ratings
QWR = 4.6108
Thick As A Brick
Jethro Tull
Prog Folk
Studio, 1972
Shop
4
4.62 | 3501 ratings
QWR = 4.6084
Wish You Were Here
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1975
Shop
5
4.61 | 3558 ratings
QWR = 4.5977
In The Court Of The Crimson King
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1969
Shop
6
4.60 | 3066 ratings
QWR = 4.5884
Foxtrot
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
7
4.60 | 3684 ratings
QWR = 4.5856
Dark Side Of The Moon
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1973
Shop
8
4.53 | 2803 ratings
QWR = 4.5158
Red
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
9
4.52 | 3119 ratings
QWR = 4.5065
Animals
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1977
Shop
10
4.49 | 1673 ratings
QWR = 4.4662
Godbluff
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
11
4.45 | 2978 ratings
QWR = 4.4323
Fragile
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
12
4.41 | 2671 ratings
QWR = 4.4002
Nursery Cryme
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
13
4.41 | 2386 ratings
QWR = 4.3995
Larks' Tongues In Aspic
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
14
4.41 | 1787 ratings
QWR = 4.3933
Pawn Hearts
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
15
4.40 | 2386 ratings
QWR = 4.3875
Moving Pictures
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1981
Shop
16
4.40 | 2209 ratings
QWR = 4.3788
Mirage
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
17
4.40 | 1378 ratings
QWR = 4.3774
Per Un Amico
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
18
4.39 | 1459 ratings
QWR = 4.3657
Hybris
Änglagård
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1992
Shop
19
4.38 | 1897 ratings
QWR = 4.3576
Moonmadness
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
20
4.37 | 2015 ratings
QWR = 4.3534
Hemispheres
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
21
4.36 | 2575 ratings
QWR = 4.3418
Relayer
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
22
4.38 | 927 ratings
QWR = 4.3412
Darwin!
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
23
4.37 | 1092 ratings
QWR = 4.3340
Storia Di Un Minuto
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
24
4.37 | 862 ratings
QWR = 4.3339
Io Sono Nato Libero
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
25
4.35 | 1383 ratings
QWR = 4.3283
In A Glass House
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
26
4.34 | 1869 ratings
QWR = 4.3244
A Farewell To Kings
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1977
Shop
27
4.34 | 2164 ratings
QWR = 4.3214
Aqualung
Jethro Tull
Prog Folk
Studio, 1971
Shop
28
4.35 | 1078 ratings
QWR = 4.3210
Si On Avait Besoin D'Une Cinquième Saison
Harmonium
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
29
4.36 | 829 ratings
QWR = 4.3169
Kind Of Blue
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1959
Shop
30
4.33 | 1072 ratings
QWR = 4.3001
Birds Of Fire
Mahavishnu Orchestra
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
31
4.32 | 1325 ratings
QWR = 4.2969
Hot Rats
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1969
Shop
32
4.31 | 2633 ratings
QWR = 4.2953
Meddle
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1971
Shop
33
4.32 | 1397 ratings
QWR = 4.2927
Still Life
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 1999
Shop
34
4.32 | 1320 ratings
QWR = 4.2920
Crime Of The Century
Supertramp
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
35
4.32 | 1071 ratings
QWR = 4.2903
Ommadawn
Mike Oldfield
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
36
4.31 | 1654 ratings
QWR = 4.2876
The Raven That Refused To Sing (And Other Stories)
Steven Wilson
Crossover Prog
Studio, 2013
Shop
37
4.31 | 1352 ratings
QWR = 4.2820
H To He, Who Am The Only One
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1970
Shop
38
4.33 | 696 ratings
QWR = 4.2819
The Silent Corner And The Empty Stage
Peter Hammill
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
39
4.32 | 734 ratings
QWR = 4.2814
Depois Do Fim
Bacamarte
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1983
Shop
40
4.29 | 2534 ratings
QWR = 4.2810
Images And Words
Dream Theater
Progressive Metal
Studio, 1992
Shop
41
4.30 | 1738 ratings
QWR = 4.2785
Permanent Waves
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1980
Shop
42
4.29 | 2500 ratings
QWR = 4.2763
The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
43
4.29 | 2409 ratings
QWR = 4.2763
The Yes Album
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
44
4.29 | 2593 ratings
QWR = 4.2757
Metropolis Part 2: Scenes From A Memory
Dream Theater
Progressive Metal
Studio, 1999
Shop
45
4.31 | 980 ratings
QWR = 4.2752
Scheherazade And Other Stories
Renaissance
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
46
4.32 | 781 ratings
QWR = 4.2748
The Grand Wazoo
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
47
4.31 | 757 ratings
QWR = 4.2734
The Mothers Of Invention: One Size Fits All
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
48
4.33 | 573 ratings
QWR = 4.2704
In A Silent Way
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1969
Shop
49
4.31 | 781 ratings
QWR = 4.2690
Mekanïk Destruktïw Kommandöh
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 1973
Shop
50
4.28 | 1927 ratings
QWR = 4.2675
The Snow Goose
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
51
4.30 | 1077 ratings
QWR = 4.2662
Hand. Cannot. Erase.
Steven Wilson
Crossover Prog
Studio, 2015
Shop
52
4.28 | 1586 ratings
QWR = 4.2651
Octopus
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
53
4.29 | 1286 ratings
QWR = 4.2643
The Power And The Glory
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
54
4.29 | 1234 ratings
QWR = 4.2637
Still Life
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
55
4.27 | 2169 ratings
QWR = 4.2590
A Trick Of The Tail
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
56
4.28 | 1235 ratings
QWR = 4.2564
Free Hand
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
57
4.30 | 698 ratings
QWR = 4.2534
Zarathustra
Museo Rosenbach
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
58
4.30 | 690 ratings
QWR = 4.2521
Rock Bottom
Robert Wyatt
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
59
4.29 | 713 ratings
QWR = 4.2495
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
60
4.27 | 1426 ratings
QWR = 4.2454
In The Land Of Grey And Pink
Caravan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1971
Shop
61
4.26 | 1450 ratings
QWR = 4.2358
Second Life Syndrome
Riverside
Progressive Metal
Studio, 2005
Shop
62
4.26 | 1433 ratings
QWR = 4.2349
Blackwater Park
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 2001
Shop
63
4.26 | 964 ratings
QWR = 4.2301
The Road Of Bones
IQ
Neo-Prog
Studio, 2014
Shop
64
4.24 | 2159 ratings
QWR = 4.2291
In Absentia
Porcupine Tree
Heavy Prog
Studio, 2002
Shop
65
4.25 | 1334 ratings
QWR = 4.2273
Ghost Reveries
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 2005
Shop
66
4.24 | 2190 ratings
QWR = 4.2262
Fear Of A Blank Planet
Porcupine Tree
Heavy Prog
Studio, 2007
Shop
67
4.24 | 1746 ratings
QWR = 4.2249
Emerson Lake & Palmer
Emerson Lake & Palmer
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1970
Shop
68
4.28 | 526 ratings
QWR = 4.2224
Arbeit Macht Frei
Area
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
69
4.25 | 903 ratings
QWR = 4.2209
Viljans Öga
Änglagård
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 2012
Shop
70
4.28 | 466 ratings
QWR = 4.2197
Spectrum
Billy Cobham
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
71
4.24 | 1240 ratings
QWR = 4.2189
Acquiring The Taste
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
72
4.23 | 1814 ratings
QWR = 4.2187
Misplaced Childhood
Marillion
Neo-Prog
Studio, 1985
Shop
73
4.27 | 551 ratings
QWR = 4.2154
K.A
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 2004
Shop
74
4.25 | 832 ratings
QWR = 4.2151
If I Could Do It All Over Again, I'd Do It All Over You
Caravan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1970
Shop
75
4.26 | 631 ratings
QWR = 4.2150
Hatfield And The North
Hatfield And The North
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1973
Shop
76
4.25 | 796 ratings
QWR = 4.2137
The Inner Mounting Flame
Mahavishnu Orchestra
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1971
Shop
77
4.26 | 566 ratings
QWR = 4.2120
Space Shanty
Khan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1972
Shop
78
4.25 | 850 ratings
QWR = 4.2112
Hamburger Concerto
Focus
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
79
4.22 | 1730 ratings
QWR = 4.2076
Script For A Jester's Tear
Marillion
Neo-Prog
Studio, 1983
Shop
80
4.27 | 436 ratings
QWR = 4.2061
Anabelas
Bubu
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
81
4.23 | 1066 ratings
QWR = 4.2058
The Perfect Element Part 1
Pain Of Salvation
Progressive Metal
Studio, 2000
Shop
82
4.24 | 822 ratings
QWR = 4.2056
Radio Gnome Invisible Vol. 3 - You
Gong
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
83
4.24 | 763 ratings
QWR = 4.2049
Rubycon
Tangerine Dream
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1975
Shop
84
4.28 | 388 ratings
QWR = 4.2041
Crimson
Edge of Sanity
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 1996
Shop
85
4.24 | 847 ratings
QWR = 4.2014
Pale Communion
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 2014
Shop
86
4.22 | 1251 ratings
QWR = 4.1992
Lateralus
Tool
Experimental/Post Metal
Studio, 2001
Shop
87
4.23 | 984 ratings
QWR = 4.1988
Remedy Lane
Pain Of Salvation
Progressive Metal
Studio, 2002
Shop
88
4.23 | 848 ratings
QWR = 4.1980
Doomsday Afternoon
Phideaux
Crossover Prog
Studio, 2007
Shop
89
4.22 | 1147 ratings
QWR = 4.1977
Voyage Of The Acolyte
Steve Hackett
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
90
4.24 | 693 ratings
QWR = 4.1976
L'Isola Di Niente
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
91
4.25 | 518 ratings
QWR = 4.1969
Romantic Warrior
Return To Forever
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1976
Shop
92
4.24 | 662 ratings
QWR = 4.1965
Elegant Gypsy
Al Di Meola
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1977
Shop
93
4.30 | 273 ratings
QWR = 4.1958
Uzed
Univers Zero
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1984
Shop
94
4.23 | 763 ratings
QWR = 4.1935
Felona E Sorona
Le Orme
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
95
4.21 | 1489 ratings
QWR = 4.1917
Grace For Drowning
Steven Wilson
Crossover Prog
Studio, 2011
Shop
96
4.22 | 892 ratings
QWR = 4.1912
Leftoverture
Kansas
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
97
4.24 | 539 ratings
QWR = 4.1911
Bitches Brew
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1970
Shop
98
4.24 | 582 ratings
QWR = 4.1910
Caravanserai
Santana
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1972
Shop
99
4.23 | 620 ratings
QWR = 4.1883
Part The Second
Maudlin Of The Well
Experimental/Post Metal
Studio, 2009
Shop
100
4.30 | 233 ratings
QWR = 4.1845
Sing To God
Cardiacs
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1996
Shop

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