500 Greatest Albums of All Time

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

New York Dolls, 'New York Dolls'
215/500

215. New York Dolls, 'New York Dolls'

Mercury, 1973

"Could you make it with Frankenstein?" they asked, not kidding. Glammed-out punkers the New York Dolls snatched riffs from Chuck Berry and Fats Domino and fattened them with loads of attitude and reverb. Produced by Todd Rundgren, songs like "Personality Crisis" and "Bad Girl" drip with sleaze and style.

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