'Exile on Main Street' (1972)
A double-vinyl outlaw manifesto with lots of speed (musical as well as chemical) and rustic blues beauty. Basically everyone's favorite Stones album.
Key Track: "Sweet Virginia," which starts off like a goof but turns surprisingly soulful.
Best Mick Moment: His screed on "Rocks Off": "I'm zipping through the days at lightning speed/Plug in flush out and fight and fuck and feed."
Junkie Genius: Keith once boasted, "While I was a junkie, I learned to ski and made Exile on Main Street."