500 Greatest Albums of All Time

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

David Bowie, 'Aladdin Sane'

279. David Bowie, 'Aladdin Sane'

RCA, 1973

"I think Aladdin was much more in the area of 'Ziggy goes to America,'" Bowie remarked of the Ziggy sequel written largely during his first extensive U.S. tour. "Time" bridges the two albums, but "The Jean Genie" and a raunchy cover of "Let's Spend the Night Together" show a louder, harder, sexier Bowie.

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