500 Greatest Albums of All Time

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

T. Rex, 'Electric Warrior'

160. T. Rex, 'Electric Warrior'

Reprise, 1971

Marc Bolan cast a spell over all of England with this album, giving his Tolkienesque hippie music a glammed-out update. This was rock that thrusted, quivered and recklessly employed metaphors equating cars with sex ("You got a hubcap diamond star halo").

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