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Top-ranked artists

The top-ranked artists that appear most prominently in over 21,000 greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com are listed below:

N.B. Artists from before the mid-1960s may not be as well represented in this chart, because this chart only takes into account their albums. (Before that time, singles were far more prevalent than albums).

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Rank Artist Albums   The number of albums by this artist featuring in the greatest album charts. Top Ranked Album   The top ranked album by this artist and where it ranks in the overall chart. Score   Total rank score for this artist (made up of the total rank score from all of their albums)
United Kingdom1The Beatles57Revolver (3rd)531,768
United Kingdom2Radiohead18OK Computer (1st)406,828
United Kingdom3Pink Floyd28The Dark Side Of The Moon (2nd)326,101
United Kingdom4Led Zeppelin19Led Zeppelin IV (8th)208,921
United States5Bob Dylan58Highway 61 Revisited (20th)204,140
United Kingdom6David Bowie46The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars (18th)150,958
Canada7Arcade Fire5Funeral (9th)142,195
United States8Nirvana15Nevermind (7th)139,009
United Kingdom9The Rolling Stones56Exile On Main St. (28th)137,909
United States10The Velvet Underground15The Velvet Underground And Nico (10th)122,073
United Kingdom11The Clash16London Calling (12th)95,368
United States12Pixies12Doolittle (19th)93,724
Ireland13U226The Joshua Tree (32nd)92,236
United Kingdom14The Smiths13The Queen Is Dead (22nd)92,072
United Kingdom15The Who30Who's Next (26th)92,011
United States16The Beach Boys50Pet Sounds (13th)90,713
United States17Jimi Hendrix46Are You Experienced (31st)81,389
United States18Bruce Springsteen31Born To Run (41st)79,372
Canada19Neil Young57After The Gold Rush (76th)78,839
United States20The Doors26The Doors (25th)74,927
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