The discography of the British band Genesis contains 15 studio albums, six live albums, and a variety of box sets. They have sold around 2. million RIAA-certified albums in the United States and over 100 million worldwide.
Genesis is the twelfth studio album by the English rock band Genesis, released on 3 October 1983 by Charisma and Virgin Records. Following the band's tour in support of their 1982 live album Three Sides Live, Genesis took an eight-month break before they regrouped in the spring of 1983 to record a new studio album, their first since Abacab (1981). It marks their first written, recorded, and mixed in its entirety at their own recording facility named The Farm
Ultimate Classic Rock ranks Genesis albums from worst to best. There are plenty of other ways in which the Genesis discography occupies a distinct place in rock history as well. They’re one of the few bands that became more popular after replacing their first beloved frontman (and that’s not even getting into the fact that second singer Collins eventually achieved greater solo success than Gabriel to boot). And they’re surely the only band to emerge from the first-generation British prog-rock scene that had one of their biggest hits in the ‘90s (1991’s I Can’t Dance ).
Genesis are considered by many one of the best prog rock bands of all time. This Genesis discography is ranked from best to worst, so the top Genesis albums can be found at the top of the list. To make it easy for you, we haven't included Genesis singles, EPs, or compilations, so everything you see here should only be studio albums.