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Rank Cover Ratings Title
Artist
Genre
(Record Type)
BUY
1
4.54 | 3137 ratings
QWR = 4.5057
Red
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
2
4.39 | 2500 ratings
QWR = 4.3552
Mirage
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
3
4.36 | 2870 ratings
QWR = 4.3277
Relayer
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
4
4.30 | 2792 ratings
QWR = 4.2680
The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
5
4.31 | 1500 ratings
QWR = 4.2504
Crime Of The Century
Supertramp
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
6
4.30 | 1462 ratings
QWR = 4.2453
The Power And The Glory
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
7
4.31 | 792 ratings
QWR = 4.2057
The Silent Corner And The Empty Stage
Peter Hammill
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
8
4.31 | 805 ratings
QWR = 4.2049
Rock Bottom
Robert Wyatt
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
9
4.25 | 965 ratings
QWR = 4.1697
Hamburger Concerto
Focus
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
10
4.25 | 938 ratings
QWR = 4.1658
Radio Gnome Invisible Vol. 3 - You
Gong
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
11
4.23 | 808 ratings
QWR = 4.1411
L'Isola Di Niente
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
12
4.17 | 742 ratings
QWR = 4.0805
Phaedra
Tangerine Dream
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1974
Shop
13
4.16 | 593 ratings
QWR = 4.0544
Red Queen To Gryphon Three
Gryphon
Prog Folk
Studio, 1974
Shop
14
4.14 | 443 ratings
QWR = 4.0120
Köhntarkösz
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 1974
Shop
15
4.18 | 316 ratings
QWR = 4.0031
Christian Vander: Tristan Et Iseult [Aka: Ẁurdah Ďtah]
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 1974
Shop
16
4.16 | 359 ratings
QWR = 3.9980
In Camera
Peter Hammill
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
17
4.09 | 592 ratings
QWR = 3.9909
Turn Of The Cards
Renaissance
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
18
4.26 | 193 ratings
QWR = 3.9802
Tilt - Immagini Per Un Orecchio
Arti E Mestieri
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
19
4.13 | 316 ratings
QWR = 3.9646
Hero And Heroine
Strawbs
Prog Folk
Studio, 1974
Shop
20
4.03 | 643 ratings
QWR = 3.9506
Apostrophe (')
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
21
4.27 | 155 ratings
QWR = 3.9435
A Benefit Of Radim Hladík [Aka: Modrý Efekt & Radim Hladík]
Blue Effect (Modrý Efekt)
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
22
4.10 | 307 ratings
QWR = 3.9362
Il Tempo Della Gioia
Quella Vecchia Locanda
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
23
4.14 | 240 ratings
QWR = 3.9328
Todd Rundgren's Utopia
Utopia
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
24
4.14 | 224 ratings
QWR = 3.9277
Where Have I Known You Before
Return To Forever
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
25
4.23 | 161 ratings
QWR = 3.9261
Harakka Bialoipokku [Aka: B The Magpie]
Pekka Pohjola
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
26
4.09 | 265 ratings
QWR = 3.9159
Biglietto Per L'Inferno
Biglietto Per L'Inferno
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
27
3.93 | 1696 ratings
QWR = 3.9038
Starless And Bible Black
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
28
3.98 | 568 ratings
QWR = 3.9023
Kansas
Kansas
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
29
4.10 | 213 ratings
QWR = 3.8951
Refugee
Refugee
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
30
4.01 | 358 ratings
QWR = 3.8871
The World Became The World
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
31
3.98 | 427 ratings
QWR = 3.8772
Hall Of The Mountain Grill
Hawkwind
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1974
Shop
32
4.34 | 90 ratings
QWR = 3.8754
The Colours Of Chloë
Eberhard Weber
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
33
4.27 | 100 ratings
QWR = 3.8648
Big Fun
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
34
3.92 | 563 ratings
QWR = 3.8544
Hergest Ridge
Mike Oldfield
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
35
4.12 | 148 ratings
QWR = 3.8544
Ciclos
Los Canarios
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
36
4.23 | 101 ratings
QWR = 3.8460
Postaeolian Train Robbery
Cos
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
37
3.95 | 370 ratings
QWR = 3.8455
Illusions On A Double Dimple
Triumvirat
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
38
3.96 | 282 ratings
QWR = 3.8304
Au-Delŕ Du Délire
Ange
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
39
4.41 | 62 ratings
QWR = 3.8257
Onde, Quando, Como, Porquę, Cantamos Pessoas Vivas
Quarteto 1111
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
40
4.01 | 186 ratings
QWR = 3.8186
Intorno Alla Mia Cattiva Educazione
Alusa Fallax
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
41
3.96 | 240 ratings
QWR = 3.8144
Contrappunti
Le Orme
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
42
4.06 | 141 ratings
QWR = 3.8111
Klossa Knapitatet
Samla Mammas Manna
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
43
4.03 | 135 ratings
QWR = 3.7916
Kayak II [Aka: Alibi]
Kayak
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
44
4.09 | 106 ratings
QWR = 3.7904
III (Viaggio Negli Arcipelaghi Del Tempo)
Delirium
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
45
4.07 | 110 ratings
QWR = 3.7850
Thrust
Herbie Hancock
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
46
4.07 | 110 ratings
QWR = 3.7843
Tudo Foi Feito Pelo Sol
Os Mutantes
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1974
Shop
47
3.93 | 201 ratings
QWR = 3.7784
Caution Radiation Area
Area
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
48
3.86 | 335 ratings
QWR = 3.7728
Eldorado
Electric Light Orchestra
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
49
4.45 | 43 ratings
QWR = 3.7669
The Hook
Jukka Tolonen
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1974
Shop
50
4.32 | 53 ratings
QWR = 3.7663
La Biblia
Various Artists (Concept albums & Themed compilations)
Various Genres
Studio, 1974
Shop

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