RANKED! The Best of the Foo Fighters Ahead of Their 25th Anniversary Tour

The Foo Fighters are a band that almost never was. When Dave Grohl stepped into the studio to record the first album, he’d decided to do it as a sort of therapy to get over the death of his Nirvana bandmate, Kurt Cobain. The result was an album that took the music world by surprise. Since the entire album was the labor or one man, it left Grohl with the monumental task of pulling together a band that would give the sort of epic rock sound he was going for. Nine albums later, the Foo Fighters established themselves as so much more than “the drummer from Nirvana’s band.” To celebrate their 25th anniversary tour, we’re ranking their best albums. Keep reading to see where your favorite lands.

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What’s your favorite Foo Fighters album? Is it what you would listen to on the way to see them perform? Let us know your pick(s) in the comments!

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