The Kinks

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An early highlight of the British Invasion that artfully chronicled British life past and present, fueled by the songwriting genius of Ray Davies.
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Discography

Year Album Label AllMusic Rating User Ratings
Kinkdom
1965 Kinkdom Rhino
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Kinks Size
1965 Kinks Size Castle Music Ltd.
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The Kinks [Compilation]
1966 The Kinks [Compilation] Golden Guinea
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The Kinks' Greatest Hits [Reprise]
1966 The Kinks' Greatest Hits [Reprise] Reprise
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Well Respected Kinks
1966 Well Respected Kinks Marble Arch Records
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Sunny Afternoon
1967 Sunny Afternoon Marble Arch Records
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The Kinks [1970]
1970 The Kinks [1970] Pye
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Golden Hour
1971 Golden Hour Pye
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The Kink Kronikles
1972 The Kink Kronikles Reprise
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All the Good Times
1973 All the Good Times Pye
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Golden Hour, Vol. 2
1973 Golden Hour, Vol. 2 Pye
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Preservation: Acts 1 & 2
1974 Preservation: Acts 1 & 2 Rhino
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The History of British Pop Music
1974 The History of British Pop Music Pye
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The Kinks' Greatest: Celluloid Heroes
1976 The Kinks' Greatest: Celluloid Heroes
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Kinks [2 LP Compilation]
1977 Kinks [2 LP Compilation] Pye
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20 Golden Greats
1978 20 Golden Greats Ronco Silver
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All Day & All of the Night
1979 All Day & All of the Night Mode Records
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Kinks Collection
1980 Kinks Collection Hallmark Recordings
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Second Time Around
1980 Second Time Around RCA
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Spotlight
1981 Spotlight PRT
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100 Minutes
1982 100 Minutes Castle Music Ltd.
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Candy from Mr. Dandy
1983 Candy from Mr. Dandy PRT
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Dead End Street Greatest Hits
1983 Dead End Street Greatest Hits PRT
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Compleat Collection
1984 Compleat Collection
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The Kinks Box Set
1984 The Kinks Box Set PRT
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Kollectables
1984 Kollectables PRT
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Backtrackin the Definitive Double
1985 Backtrackin the Definitive Double Starbland
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Collection [Castle]
1985 Collection [Castle] Castle Music Ltd.
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Come Dancing with the Kinks: The Best of the Kinks 1977-1986 [Koch 2000]
1986 Come Dancing with the Kinks: The Best of the Kinks 1977-1986 [Koch 2000] Koch / Velvel Records
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Hit Singles Collection
1987 Hit Singles Collection PRT
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Kovers
1987 Kovers PRT
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Kinks-Size/Kinkdom
1988 Kinks-Size/Kinkdom Rhino
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The Best of the Kinks [Pickwick]
1989 The Best of the Kinks [Pickwick] Pickwick
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Compleat Collection: 20th Anniversary Edition
1989 Compleat Collection: 20th Anniversary Edition Compleat
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Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 [Rhino]
1989 Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 [Rhino] Rhino
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Ultimate Collection [Castle]
1989 Ultimate Collection [Castle] BMG / Castle Communications
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25 Years: The Ultimate Collection
1989 25 Years: The Ultimate Collection Polytel (Silver Eagle)
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Percy/The Album That Never Was
1989 Percy/The Album That Never Was Castle Music Ltd.
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The EP Collection [See for Miles]
1990 The EP Collection [See for Miles] See For Miles Records
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Fab Forty: The Singles Collection 1964-1970
1990 Fab Forty: The Singles Collection 1964-1970 Charly Records
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Lost & Found (1986-89)
1991 Lost & Found (1986-89) MCA
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Complete Collection
1992 Complete Collection Castle Music Ltd.
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Super Stars Best Collection
1993 Super Stars Best Collection
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The Kinks Greatest Hits [Bellaphone]
1993 The Kinks Greatest Hits [Bellaphone]
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All the Hits and More
1993 All the Hits and More Electrola
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The Definitive Collection [Polygram]
1993 The Definitive Collection [Polygram] PolyGram
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A Portrait of the Kinks
1994 A Portrait of the Kinks
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Castle Master Collection
1994 Castle Master Collection
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Greatest Hits [Music Product]
1994 Greatest Hits [Music Product] PID
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Best of the Kinks [Castle]
1994 Best of the Kinks [Castle] Castle Music Ltd.
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Kinks-Size Collection
1994 Kinks-Size Collection Alex Imports
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The Gold-Collection
1994 The Gold-Collection
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The Early Years
1994 The Early Years
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The Best & Kollektable
1994 The Best & Kollektable
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You Really Got Me: The Very Best of the Kinks
1994 You Really Got Me: The Very Best of the Kinks Edsel
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The Kinks Remastered
1995 The Kinks Remastered Essential Records
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Lola: Best of the Kinks
1995 Lola: Best of the Kinks
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Tired of Waiting for You
1995 Tired of Waiting for You Rhino
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God Save the Kinks
1996 God Save the Kinks Castle Music Ltd.
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Remastered 1964-67
1996 Remastered 1964-67
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You Really Got Me/Kinda Kinks
1996 You Really Got Me/Kinda Kinks Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab
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The Kinks Collection, Vol. 2
1996 The Kinks Collection, Vol. 2 Excelsior Recordings
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The Kinks Collection, Vol. 1
1996 The Kinks Collection, Vol. 1 Excelsior Recordings
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Greatest Hits [Primecuts]
1997 Greatest Hits [Primecuts] St. Clair / Prime Cuts
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Greatest Hits, Vol. 2
1997 Greatest Hits, Vol. 2 St. Clair / Prime Cuts
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The Singles Collection
1997 The Singles Collection Universal
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Anthology 1964-1998: Unfinished Business
1998 Anthology 1964-1998: Unfinished Business Essential Records
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The EP Collection, Vol. 1
1998 The EP Collection, Vol. 1 Essential Records
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Greatest Hits [Castle]
1999 Greatest Hits [Castle] Deuce
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It's the Kinks
1999 It's the Kinks Serv Rite
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You Really Got Me: The Best of the Kinks
2000 You Really Got Me: The Best of the Kinks Castle Select Records
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Story of the Kinks: 24 Greatest Hits
2000 Story of the Kinks: 24 Greatest Hits Donna
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The EP Collection, Vol. 2
2000 The EP Collection, Vol. 2 Essential Records
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The Songs We Sang for Auntie: BBC Sessions 1964-1977
2001 The Songs We Sang for Auntie: BBC Sessions 1964-1977 Sanctuary
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BBC Sessions: 1964-1977
2001 BBC Sessions: 1964-1977 BMG / Castle Communications
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Well Respected Kinks [BMG Special Products]
2001 Well Respected Kinks [BMG Special Products] BMG Special Products
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Marble Arch Years
2001 Marble Arch Years Sanctuary
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Greatest Hits, Vol. 3: 1977-1984
2001 Greatest Hits, Vol. 3: 1977-1984
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Greatest Hits, Vol. 1: 1964-1971
2001 Greatest Hits, Vol. 1: 1964-1971
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Greatest Hits, Vol. 2: 1971-1975
2001 Greatest Hits, Vol. 2: 1971-1975
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The Ultimate Collection [Sanctuary]
2002 The Ultimate Collection [Sanctuary] Universal Distribution
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3 Classic Albums
2004 3 Classic Albums Castle Music Ltd.
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The Singles Collection [Japan Bonus Track]
2004 The Singles Collection [Japan Bonus Track] BMG
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The Singles Collection 1964-1970
2005 The Singles Collection 1964-1970 Earmark
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The Pye Album Collection
2005 The Pye Album Collection Sanctuary
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The Arista Years
2006 The Arista Years Velvel Records
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The RCA Years
2006 The RCA Years Velvel Records
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Golden Years
2007 Golden Years PHV
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Paper Sleeve Box, Vol. 1
2007 Paper Sleeve Box, Vol. 1 Disk Union
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Paper Sleeve Box, Vol. 2
2007 Paper Sleeve Box, Vol. 2 Disk Union
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The Kinks Greatest 1970-1986
2007 The Kinks Greatest 1970-1986 Velvel Records
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Picture Book [Box Set]
2008 Picture Book [Box Set] Sanctuary
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Life on the Road
2009 Life on the Road Edgehill
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Beat, Beat, Beat
2009 Beat, Beat, Beat ABC Music
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Kinks in Mono
2011 Kinks in Mono Sanctuary
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Icon
2012 Icon USM
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The Kinks at the BBC
2012 The Kinks at the BBC Sanctuary / Universal Music
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Classics: The Best of the Kinks
2014 Classics: The Best of the Kinks BMG / Sanctuary
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The Essential Kinks
2014 The Essential Kinks Arista / Legacy / RCA
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The Best of Kinks: 1964-1971
2014 The Best of Kinks: 1964-1971 BMG / Sanctuary
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Lola vs. Powerman and the Moneygoround, Pt. One + Percy
2014 Lola vs. Powerman and the Moneygoround, Pt. One + Percy BMG / Sanctuary
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The Anthology 1964-1971
2014 The Anthology 1964-1971 BMG / Sanctuary / Sony Music
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Kinks Uncut: 50 Years on the Road [Video]
2014 Kinks Uncut: 50 Years on the Road [Video] E1 Entertainment
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Sunday Afternoon
2016 Sunday Afternoon Laser Media
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The Mono Collection
2016 The Mono Collection BMG / BMG Rights Management / Sanctuary
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Then, Now and in Between Album
Then, Now and in Between Album Reprise
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Original Album Classics: The Arista Years
Original Album Classics: The Arista Years Legacy
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Sunny Afternoon: The Very Best of
Sunny Afternoon: The Very Best of Sanctuary
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Live in London: 1973-1977
Live in London: 1973-1977 Immortal
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A Look at "Think Visual"
A Look at "Think Visual" MCA
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Best of the Ballads
Best of the Ballads BMG
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Kinks Kollekted: Complete History 1964-1994
Kinks Kollekted: Complete History 1964-1994 Universal Distribution
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Introspective
Introspective JDC Record Distributors
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The Kinks [Razor & Tie]
The Kinks [Razor & Tie] Razor & Tie
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Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 [St. Clair]
Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 [St. Clair]
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The History of British Pop Music, Vol. 2
The History of British Pop Music, Vol. 2 Pye
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Greatest Hits [Marble Arch]
Greatest Hits [Marble Arch] Marble Arch Records
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Greatest Hits [UK]
Greatest Hits [UK] Bellaphon Records
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Gold - Greatest Hits
Gold - Greatest Hits Disky
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You Really Got Me/Beat, Beat, Beat
You Really Got Me/Beat, Beat, Beat Bat Country
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Kinks Kollekted: Complete History 1964-1983
Kinks Kollekted: Complete History 1964-1983 Universal
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You Really Got Me: Story of the Kinks [DVD]
You Really Got Me: Story of the Kinks [DVD] ABC
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Ballads Collection
Ballads Collection Phantom
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