Skip to main content

Mojo Magazine Picks the 100 Records That Changed the World

Britain's Mojo Magazine's latest issue contains their picks for the 100 Records that Changed the World.

The list represents the 100 records in any format that are "the most influential and inspirational recordings ever made." Panelists included Brian Wilson, Tori Amos, Tom Waits, Bjork and Steve Earle.

Topping the list is Little Richard's Tutti Frutti, which the magazine calls "a torrent of filth wailed by a bisexual alien."

The Top 10:
  1. Tutti Frutti - Little Richard
  2. I Want to Hold Your Hand - Beatles
  3. Heartbreak Hotel - Elvis Presley
  4. The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan - Bob Dylan
  5. Autobahn - Kraftwerk
  6. King of the Delta Blues Singers - Robert Johnson
  7. The Velvet Underground - Velvet Underground and Nico
  8. Anthology of American Folk Music - Various Artists
  9. What'd I Say - Ray Charles
  10. God Save the Queen - Sex Pistols