500 Greatest Albums of All Time

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

Jethro Tull, 'Aqualung'
337/500

337. Jethro Tull, 'Aqualung'

Chrysalis, 1971

Tull were hairy prog-rock philosophers who decried organized religion ("Hymn 43") and modern hypocrisy ("Aqualung") while incorporating flute solos. With several FM-radio hits, this record made Tull into a major arena band. The cover painting gave Seventies kids nightmares.

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