15 Essential Records To Start Your Vinyl Collection

15 Essential Records To Start Your Vinyl Collection

National Vinyl Record Day

Hubwav Staff
posted by at Aug 25, 2017 at 3:38 pm
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If you’re planning on starting your own vinyl collection, things can get overwhelming quick. There’s an insane amount of records available in 2017, especially with the record market booming by the minute. In honor of National Vinyl Record Day, we’ve compiled a list of 15 essential vinyls to kick-start your collection. Whether you’re a classic rock, R&B, or hip-hop fan, we’ve got you covered.

1. Kanye West – My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (2010)


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2. Michael Jackson – Thriller (1982)

3. Marvin Gaye – What’s Going On (1971)

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4. The Beatles – Revolver (1965)


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5. Pink Floyd – Dark Side Of The Moon (1973)

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6. David Bowie – The Rise & Fall Of Ziggy Stardust (1972)

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7. J. Cole – 2014 Forest Hills Drive


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8. Fleetwood Mac – Rumours (1978)

9. NWA – Straight Outta Compton


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10. Dr. Dre – The Chronic


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11. Daft Punk – Random Access Memories (2013)

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12. Arctic Monkeys – AM (2013)

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13. The Smiths – Louder Than Bombs (1987)

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14. The Breakfast Club – Soundtrack (1985)

15. Red Hot Chili Peppers – Greatest Hits (2003)