500 Greatest Albums of All Time

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

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Elton John, 'Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy'
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158. Elton John, 'Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy'

MCA, 1975

This self-mythologizing spectacle about John and lyricist Bernie Taupin features "Someone Saved My Life Tonight" – from the time Taupin talked John out of suicide.

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