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Rank Cover Ratings Title
Artist
Genre
(Record Type)
BUY
1
4.68 | 4878 ratings
QWR = 4.6663
Close to the Edge
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
2
4.65 | 4512 ratings
QWR = 4.6355
Selling England by the Pound
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
3
4.64 | 4410 ratings
QWR = 4.6262
Wish You Were Here
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1975
Shop
4
4.63 | 4558 ratings
QWR = 4.6245
In the Court of the Crimson King
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1969
Shop
5
4.63 | 3576 ratings
QWR = 4.6213
Thick as a Brick
Jethro Tull
Prog Folk
Studio, 1972
Shop
6
4.61 | 4595 ratings
QWR = 4.6003
The Dark Side of the Moon
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1973
Shop
7
4.61 | 3910 ratings
QWR = 4.5963
Foxtrot
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
8
4.56 | 3619 ratings
QWR = 4.5515
Red
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
9
4.53 | 3963 ratings
QWR = 4.5186
Animals
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1977
Shop
10
4.47 | 2255 ratings
QWR = 4.4538
Godbluff
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
11
4.46 | 3888 ratings
QWR = 4.4492
Fragile
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
12
4.43 | 2369 ratings
QWR = 4.4143
Pawn Hearts
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
13
4.42 | 3451 ratings
QWR = 4.4049
Nursery Cryme
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
14
4.41 | 3136 ratings
QWR = 4.4032
Larks' Tongues in Aspic
King Crimson
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
15
4.41 | 2945 ratings
QWR = 4.3989
Mirage
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
16
4.40 | 1838 ratings
QWR = 4.3835
Per Un Amico
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
17
4.39 | 2513 ratings
QWR = 4.3786
Moonmadness
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
18
4.38 | 3054 ratings
QWR = 4.3709
Moving Pictures
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1981
Shop
19
4.38 | 3345 ratings
QWR = 4.3674
Relayer
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
20
4.39 | 1282 ratings
QWR = 4.3609
Darwin!
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
21
4.37 | 2613 ratings
QWR = 4.3540
Hemispheres
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
22
4.36 | 2832 ratings
QWR = 4.3466
Aqualung
Jethro Tull
Prog Folk
Studio, 1971
Shop
23
4.37 | 1173 ratings
QWR = 4.3428
Io Sono Nato Libero
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
24
4.35 | 1816 ratings
QWR = 4.3361
Hybris
Änglagård
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1992
Shop
25
4.35 | 1771 ratings
QWR = 4.3335
Hot Rats
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1969
Shop
26
4.35 | 1829 ratings
QWR = 4.3329
In a Glass House
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
27
4.35 | 1168 ratings
QWR = 4.3258
Kind of Blue
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1959
Shop
28
4.35 | 1406 ratings
QWR = 4.3245
Si on avait besoin d'une cinquičme saison
Harmonium
Prog Folk
Studio, 1975
Shop
29
4.34 | 1463 ratings
QWR = 4.3159
Storia Di Un Minuto
Premiata Forneria Marconi (PFM)
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
30
4.33 | 2407 ratings
QWR = 4.3150
A Farewell to Kings
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1977
Shop
31
4.35 | 807 ratings
QWR = 4.3057
From Silence to Somewhere
Wobbler
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 2017
Shop
32
4.32 | 1797 ratings
QWR = 4.3031
H To He, Who Am The Only One
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1970
Shop
33
4.33 | 1402 ratings
QWR = 4.3028
Birds of Fire
Mahavishnu Orchestra
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
34
4.31 | 3180 ratings
QWR = 4.3003
The Yes Album
Yes
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
35
4.31 | 1938 ratings
QWR = 4.2962
In the Land of Grey and Pink
Caravan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1971
Shop
36
4.31 | 2147 ratings
QWR = 4.2961
Octopus
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
37
4.30 | 3237 ratings
QWR = 4.2944
The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
38
4.30 | 3095 ratings
QWR = 4.2939
Images and Words
Dream Theater
Progressive Metal
Studio, 1992
Shop
39
4.32 | 1357 ratings
QWR = 4.2938
Scheherazade and Other Stories
Renaissance
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
40
4.30 | 3155 ratings
QWR = 4.2932
Metropolis Part 2 - Scenes from a Memory
Dream Theater
Progressive Metal
Studio, 1999
Shop
41
4.32 | 962 ratings
QWR = 4.2899
Zarathustra
Museo Rosenbach
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
42
4.31 | 1751 ratings
QWR = 4.2898
The Power and the Glory
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
43
4.30 | 3371 ratings
QWR = 4.2893
Meddle
Pink Floyd
Psychedelic/Space Rock
Studio, 1971
Shop
44
4.31 | 1764 ratings
QWR = 4.2893
Crime of the Century
Supertramp
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
45
4.30 | 2505 ratings
QWR = 4.2885
The Snow Goose
Camel
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
46
4.32 | 1071 ratings
QWR = 4.2871
The Grand Wazoo
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1972
Shop
47
4.30 | 1644 ratings
QWR = 4.2843
Still Life
Van Der Graaf Generator
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
48
4.30 | 2264 ratings
QWR = 4.2811
The Raven That Refused to Sing (and Other Stories)
Steven Wilson
Crossover Prog
Studio, 2013
Shop
49
4.31 | 941 ratings
QWR = 4.2753
The Silent Corner And The Empty Stage
Peter Hammill
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
50
4.30 | 1476 ratings
QWR = 4.2751
Ommadawn
Mike Oldfield
Crossover Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
51
4.29 | 1645 ratings
QWR = 4.2750
Free Hand
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
52
4.31 | 979 ratings
QWR = 4.2745
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Banco Del Mutuo Soccorso
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1972
Shop
53
4.29 | 2843 ratings
QWR = 4.2743
A Trick of the Tail
Genesis
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1976
Shop
54
4.30 | 1074 ratings
QWR = 4.2738
The Mothers of Invention: One Size Fits All
Frank Zappa
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
55
4.29 | 1689 ratings
QWR = 4.2700
Hand. Cannot. Erase.
Steven Wilson
Crossover Prog
Studio, 2015
Shop
56
4.27 | 2741 ratings
QWR = 4.2637
Fear of a Blank Planet
Porcupine Tree
Heavy Prog
Studio, 2007
Shop
57
4.28 | 1782 ratings
QWR = 4.2611
Still Life
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 1999
Shop
58
4.32 | 544 ratings
QWR = 4.2605
A Drop of Light
All Traps On Earth
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 2018
Shop
59
4.28 | 1679 ratings
QWR = 4.2595
Acquiring the Taste
Gentle Giant
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1971
Shop
60
4.29 | 972 ratings
QWR = 4.2591
Rock Bottom
Robert Wyatt
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
61
4.29 | 1071 ratings
QWR = 4.2564
The Inner Mounting Flame
Mahavishnu Orchestra
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1971
Shop
62
4.27 | 2227 ratings
QWR = 4.2552
Permanent Waves
Rush
Heavy Prog
Studio, 1980
Shop
63
4.26 | 2694 ratings
QWR = 4.2519
In Absentia
Porcupine Tree
Heavy Prog
Studio, 2002
Shop
64
4.28 | 1104 ratings
QWR = 4.2513
Mekanīk Destruktīw Kommandöh
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 1973
Shop
65
4.28 | 909 ratings
QWR = 4.2510
Depois do Fim
Bacamarte
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1983
Shop
66
4.39 | 225 ratings
QWR = 4.2505
Obscura
Gorguts
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 1998
Shop
67
4.29 | 788 ratings
QWR = 4.2505
Romantic Warrior
Return To Forever
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1976
Shop
68
4.29 | 799 ratings
QWR = 4.2474
Space Shanty
Khan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1972
Shop
69
4.26 | 2328 ratings
QWR = 4.2465
Misplaced Childhood
Marillion
Neo-Prog
Studio, 1985
Shop
70
4.32 | 403 ratings
QWR = 4.2454
Dwellers of the Deep
Wobbler
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 2020
Shop
71
4.28 | 871 ratings
QWR = 4.2415
Hatfield and the North
Hatfield And The North
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
72
4.26 | 1852 ratings
QWR = 4.2411
Blackwater Park
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 2001
Shop
73
4.36 | 261 ratings
QWR = 4.2405
4 visions
Eskaton
Zeuhl
Studio, 1981
Shop
74
4.25 | 1726 ratings
QWR = 4.2369
Ghost Reveries
Opeth
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 2005
Shop
75
4.26 | 1109 ratings
QWR = 4.2356
Radio Gnome Invisible Vol. 3 - You
Gong
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1974
Shop
76
4.28 | 632 ratings
QWR = 4.2332
Symbolic
Death
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 1995
Shop
77
4.26 | 1146 ratings
QWR = 4.2327
Viljans Öga
Änglagård
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 2012
Shop
78
4.27 | 725 ratings
QWR = 4.2309
Arbeit Macht Frei
Area
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
79
4.24 | 2160 ratings
QWR = 4.2285
Script for a Jester's Tear
Marillion
Neo-Prog
Studio, 1983
Shop
80
4.26 | 816 ratings
QWR = 4.2282
In A Silent Way
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1969
Shop
81
4.25 | 1520 ratings
QWR = 4.2274
Voyage of the Acolyte
Steve Hackett
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1975
Shop
82
4.25 | 1095 ratings
QWR = 4.2270
Hamburger Concerto
Focus
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1974
Shop
83
4.24 | 2276 ratings
QWR = 4.2254
Emerson Lake & Palmer
Emerson Lake & Palmer
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1970
Shop
84
4.25 | 1152 ratings
QWR = 4.2243
If I Could Do It All Over Again, I'd Do It All Over You
Caravan
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1970
Shop
85
4.30 | 365 ratings
QWR = 4.2226
Sing to God
Cardiacs
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1996
Shop
86
4.27 | 647 ratings
QWR = 4.2216
Spectrum
Billy Cobham
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1973
Shop
87
4.24 | 1809 ratings
QWR = 4.2215
Second Life Syndrome
Riverside
Progressive Metal
Studio, 2005
Shop
88
4.26 | 832 ratings
QWR = 4.2209
Ashes Are Burning
Renaissance
Symphonic Prog
Studio, 1973
Shop
89
4.28 | 506 ratings
QWR = 4.2202
Of Queues and Cures
National Health
Canterbury Scene
Studio, 1978
Shop
90
4.25 | 1020 ratings
QWR = 4.2192
Felona E Sorona
Le Orme
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1973
Shop
91
4.26 | 742 ratings
QWR = 4.2189
K.A (Köhntarkösz Anteria)
Magma
Zeuhl
Studio, 2004
Shop
92
4.27 | 516 ratings
QWR = 4.2187
Crimson
Edge Of Sanity
Tech/Extreme Prog Metal
Studio, 1996
Shop
93
4.25 | 807 ratings
QWR = 4.2184
Bitches Brew
Miles Davis
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1970
Shop
94
4.24 | 1365 ratings
QWR = 4.2183
The Road of Bones
IQ
Neo-Prog
Studio, 2014
Shop
95
4.25 | 865 ratings
QWR = 4.2154
Elegant Gypsy
Al Di Meola
Jazz Rock/Fusion
Studio, 1977
Shop
96
4.27 | 543 ratings
QWR = 4.2141
Maxophone
Maxophone
Rock Progressivo Italiano
Studio, 1975
Shop
97
4.26 | 623 ratings
QWR = 4.2129
Anabelas
Bubu
Eclectic Prog
Studio, 1978
Shop
98
4.38 | 168 ratings
QWR = 4.2124
On Land And In The Sea
Cardiacs
RIO/Avant-Prog
Studio, 1989
Shop
99
4.24 | 1172 ratings
QWR = 4.2114
Operation: Mindcrime
Queensr˙che
Progressive Metal
Studio, 1988
Shop
100
4.23 | 1257 ratings
QWR = 4.2101
Remedy Lane
Pain Of Salvation
Progressive Metal
Studio, 2002
Shop

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