500 Greatest Albums of All Time

Rolling Stone's definitive list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.

Dr John, 'Dr. John's Gumbo'
97/500

97. Dr John, 'Dr. John's Gumbo'

ATCO, 1972

After a series of eerie, voodoo-stoked records, pianist Mac Rebennack – a.k.a. Dr. John – returned to his New Orleans roots with spirited covers of classics such as "Iko Iko" and "Junko Partner." With his rolling piano figures and gritty vocals, he rekindled interest in the Crescent City sound.

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