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Rank Cover Ratings Title
Artist
Genre
(Record Type)
BUY
1
4.66 | 4453 ratings
QWR = 4.6521
Close To The Edge
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
2
4.64 | 4137 ratings
QWR = 4.6280
Selling England By The Pound
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
3
4.63 | 4087 ratings
QWR = 4.6185
Wish You Were Here
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1975
Shop
4
4.63 | 4186 ratings
QWR = 4.6154
In The Court Of The Crimson King
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1969
Shop
5
4.63 | 3310 ratings
QWR = 4.6133
Thick As A Brick
Jethro Tull
Prog Folk
Studio, 1972
Shop
6
4.60 | 4281 ratings
QWR = 4.5938
Dark Side Of The Moon
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1973
Shop
7
4.60 | 3593 ratings
QWR = 4.5893
Foxtrot
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
8
4.55 | 3319 ratings
QWR = 4.5391
Red
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
9
4.53 | 3670 ratings
QWR = 4.5149
Animals
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1977
Shop
10
4.48 | 2050 ratings
QWR = 4.4558
Godbluff
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
11
4.45 | 3534 ratings
QWR = 4.4360
Fragile
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
12
4.43 | 2169 ratings
QWR = 4.4108
Pawn Hearts
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
13
4.42 | 2854 ratings
QWR = 4.4050
Larks' Tongues In Aspic
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
14
4.42 | 3146 ratings
QWR = 4.4038
Nursery Cryme
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
15
4.40 | 2690 ratings
QWR = 4.3837
Mirage
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
16
4.40 | 1682 ratings
QWR = 4.3799
Per Un Amico
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
17
4.39 | 2827 ratings
QWR = 4.3797
Moving Pictures
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1981
Shop
18
4.38 | 2289 ratings
QWR = 4.3683
Moonmadness
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
19
4.37 | 3048 ratings
QWR = 4.3567
Relayer
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
20
4.37 | 2398 ratings
QWR = 4.3555
Hemispheres
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
21
4.41 | 637 ratings
QWR = 4.3547
From Silence To Somewhere
Wobbler
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 2017
Shop
22
4.37 | 1705 ratings
QWR = 4.3480
Hybris
Änglagård
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1992
Shop
23
4.38 | 1150 ratings
QWR = 4.3447
Darwin!
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
24
4.35 | 2620 ratings
QWR = 4.3378
Aqualung
Jethro Tull
Prog Folk
Studio, 1971
Shop
25
4.37 | 1061 ratings
QWR = 4.3347
Io Sono Nato Libero
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
26
4.35 | 1300 ratings
QWR = 4.3251
Si On Avait Besoin D'Une Cinquičme Saison
Harmonium
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
27
4.34 | 1655 ratings
QWR = 4.3230
In A Glass House
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
28
4.34 | 1625 ratings
QWR = 4.3179
Hot Rats
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1969
Shop
29
4.34 | 1067 ratings
QWR = 4.3128
Kind Of Blue
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1959
Shop
30
4.34 | 1337 ratings
QWR = 4.3108
Storia Di Un Minuto
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
31
4.32 | 2218 ratings
QWR = 4.3046
A Farewell To Kings
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1977
Shop
32
4.32 | 1303 ratings
QWR = 4.2991
Birds Of Fire
Mahavishnu Orchestra
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
33
4.32 | 1216 ratings
QWR = 4.2941
Scheherazade And Other Stories
Renaissance
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
34
4.31 | 1635 ratings
QWR = 4.2936
H To He, Who Am The Only One
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1970
Shop
35
4.30 | 2948 ratings
QWR = 4.2905
The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
36
4.30 | 2298 ratings
QWR = 4.2880
The Snow Goose
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
37
4.32 | 963 ratings
QWR = 4.2878
The Grand Wazoo
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
38
4.31 | 1617 ratings
QWR = 4.2873
Crime Of The Century
Supertramp
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
39
4.30 | 3104 ratings
QWR = 4.2865
Meddle
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1971
Shop
40
4.30 | 1652 ratings
QWR = 4.2832
Still Life
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 1999
Shop
41
4.29 | 2869 ratings
QWR = 4.2830
The Yes Album
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
42
4.30 | 1932 ratings
QWR = 4.2804
Octopus
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
43
4.29 | 2956 ratings
QWR = 4.2799
Metropolis Part 2 - Scenes From A Memory
Dream Theater
Progressive Metal
Studio, 1999
Shop
44
4.30 | 1578 ratings
QWR = 4.2778
The Power And The Glory
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
45
4.29 | 2889 ratings
QWR = 4.2775
Images And Words
Dream Theater
Progressive Metal
Studio, 1992
Shop
46
4.29 | 1751 ratings
QWR = 4.2766
In The Land Of Grey And Pink
Caravan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1971
Shop
47
4.30 | 1514 ratings
QWR = 4.2763
Hand. Cannot. Erase.
Steven Wilson
Crossover Prog
Studio, 2015
Shop
48
4.30 | 1345 ratings
QWR = 4.2762
Ommadawn
Mike Oldfield
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
49
4.31 | 871 ratings
QWR = 4.2758
Zarathustra
Museo Rosenbach
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
50
4.31 | 853 ratings
QWR = 4.2719
The Silent Corner And The Empty Stage
Peter Hammill
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
51
4.45 | 178 ratings
QWR = 4.2716
Love Over Fear
Pendragon
Neo-Prog
Studio, 2020
Shop
52
4.29 | 2046 ratings
QWR = 4.2715
Permanent Waves
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1980
Shop
53
4.29 | 1499 ratings
QWR = 4.2713
Still Life
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
54
4.29 | 2078 ratings
QWR = 4.2710
The Raven That Refused To Sing (And Other Stories)
Steven Wilson
Crossover Prog
Studio, 2013
Shop
55
4.33 | 461 ratings
QWR = 4.2657
A Drop Of Light
All Traps On Earth
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 2018
Shop
56
4.30 | 960 ratings
QWR = 4.2653
The Mothers Of Invention: One Size Fits All
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
57
4.28 | 2572 ratings
QWR = 4.2652
A Trick Of The Tail
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
58
4.30 | 849 ratings
QWR = 4.2645
Depois Do Fim
Bacamarte
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1983
Shop
59
4.28 | 1475 ratings
QWR = 4.2581
Free Hand
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
60
4.28 | 995 ratings
QWR = 4.2489
Mekanīk Destruktīw Kommandöh
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 1973
Shop
61
4.28 | 885 ratings
QWR = 4.2474
Rock Bottom
Robert Wyatt
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
62
4.26 | 2534 ratings
QWR = 4.2454
Fear Of A Blank Planet
Porcupine Tree
Heavy Prog
Studio, 2007
Shop
63
4.28 | 876 ratings
QWR = 4.2416
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
64
4.27 | 982 ratings
QWR = 4.2409
The Inner Mounting Flame
Mahavishnu Orchestra
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1971
Shop
65
4.28 | 793 ratings
QWR = 4.2405
Hatfield And The North
Hatfield And The North
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1973
Shop
66
4.28 | 740 ratings
QWR = 4.2388
In A Silent Way
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1969
Shop
67
4.26 | 1506 ratings
QWR = 4.2385
Acquiring The Taste
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
68
4.25 | 2148 ratings
QWR = 4.2370
Misplaced Childhood
Marillion
Neo-Prog
Studio, 1985
Shop
69
4.26 | 1609 ratings
QWR = 4.2368
Ghost Reveries
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 2005
Shop
70
4.25 | 2499 ratings
QWR = 4.2353
In Absentia
Porcupine Tree
Heavy Prog
Studio, 2002
Shop
71
4.26 | 1088 ratings
QWR = 4.2348
Viljans Öga
Änglagård
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 2012
Shop
72
4.25 | 1722 ratings
QWR = 4.2328
Blackwater Park
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 2001
Shop
73
4.25 | 1713 ratings
QWR = 4.2328
Second Life Syndrome
Riverside
Progressive Metal
Studio, 2005
Shop
74
4.28 | 656 ratings
QWR = 4.2318
Arbeit Macht Frei
Area
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
75
4.27 | 703 ratings
QWR = 4.2316
Romantic Warrior
Return To Forever
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1976
Shop
76
4.27 | 720 ratings
QWR = 4.2296
Space Shanty
Khan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1972
Shop
77
4.25 | 924 ratings
QWR = 4.2226
Rubycon
Tangerine Dream
Progressive Electronic
Studio, 1975
Shop
78
4.24 | 1400 ratings
QWR = 4.2201
Voyage Of The Acolyte
Steve Hackett
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
79
4.24 | 1245 ratings
QWR = 4.2197
The Road Of Bones
IQ
Neo-Prog
Studio, 2014
Shop
80
4.26 | 676 ratings
QWR = 4.2194
K.A
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 2004
Shop
81
4.26 | 598 ratings
QWR = 4.2153
Spectrum
Billy Cobham
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
82
4.23 | 2010 ratings
QWR = 4.2152
Script For A Jester's Tear
Marillion
Neo-Prog
Studio, 1983
Shop
83
4.23 | 2092 ratings
QWR = 4.2150
Emerson Lake & Palmer
Emerson Lake & Palmer
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1970
Shop
84
4.24 | 1035 ratings
QWR = 4.2145
If I Could Do It All Over Again, I'd Do It All Over You
Caravan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1970
Shop
85
4.24 | 1012 ratings
QWR = 4.2135
Radio Gnome Invisible Vol. 3 - You
Gong
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
86
4.27 | 478 ratings
QWR = 4.2111
Maxophone
Maxophone
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1975
Shop
87
4.25 | 733 ratings
QWR = 4.2097
Bitches Brew
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1970
Shop
88
4.24 | 939 ratings
QWR = 4.2092
Felona E Sorona
Le Orme
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
89
4.24 | 1020 ratings
QWR = 4.2085
Hamburger Concerto
Focus
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
90
4.23 | 1168 ratings
QWR = 4.2070
Remedy Lane
Pain Of Salvation
Progressive Metal
Studio, 2002
Shop
91
4.23 | 1234 ratings
QWR = 4.2067
The Perfect Element - Part 1
Pain Of Salvation
Progressive Metal
Studio, 2000
Shop
92
4.29 | 341 ratings
QWR = 4.2055
Uzed
Univers Zero
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1984
Shop
93
4.25 | 568 ratings
QWR = 4.2019
Anabelas
Bubu
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
94
4.27 | 445 ratings
QWR = 4.2008
Of Queues And Cures
National Health
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
95
4.22 | 1542 ratings
QWR = 4.1996
Lateralus
Tool
Experimental/Post Metal
Studio, 2001
Shop
96
4.24 | 804 ratings
QWR = 4.1995
Elegant Gypsy
Al DiMeola
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1977
Shop
97
4.23 | 1098 ratings
QWR = 4.1991
Operation: Mindcrime
Queensr˙che
Progressive Metal
Studio, 1988
Shop
98
4.23 | 853 ratings
QWR = 4.1975
L'Isola Di Niente
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1974
Shop
99
4.22 | 1125 ratings
QWR = 4.1938
Leftoverture
Kansas
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
100
4.29 | 293 ratings
QWR = 4.1935
We'll Talk About It Later
Nucleus
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1971
Shop

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