List of concept albums

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This is a list of concept albums produced by bands and solo artists across all musical genres. In popular music, a concept album is an album that is "unified by a theme, which can be instrumental, compositional, narrative, or lyrical."[1]

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  3. ^ "Safe tells the story of a young man who attempts suicide during a global thermonuclear holocaust and awakens in a new, ambiguous nirvana. Along the way, Dan Bull covers such topics as summer sunshine, friendship, love and loss, alienation, politics, death, religion and insanity." "Dan bull - safe : electronic press kit". Dan Bull. 2009-01-01. Retrieved 2010-04-04. 
  4. ^ "It's arranged as one side of straight songs, and a second "dark" side, entitled "The Ninth Wave", consisting of a continuous suite of tracks based on the story of a drowning woman. Half a concept album in fact, but singularly imaginative and without any pretention or bloat - it's the real thing." "Rev. of Kate Bush, Hounds of Love". Fluffhouse. 2003-12-21. Retrieved 2009-05-21. 
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  6. ^ Ray Charles
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