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Top-ranked artists

The top-ranked artists that appear most prominently in over 15,000 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 States181Tori Amos18Little Earthquakes (371st)9,670
United States182Death Cab For Cutie10Transatlanticism (331st)9,645
United Kingdom183The Jesus and Mary Chain8Psychocandy (230th)9,530
United Kingdom184Boards Of Canada9Music Has The Right To Children (258th)9,526
United States185Grizzly Bear7Veckatimest (302nd)9,226
United States186Tom Petty19Full Moon Fever (554th)8,914
France187Air8Moon Safari (225th)8,826
United States188The Decemberists9The Crane Wife (506th)8,685
United States189TV On The Radio6Dear Science, (323rd)8,664
United Kingdom190Richard David James18Selected Ambient Works 85-92 (364th)8,642
United Kingdom191The xx2xx (200th)8,622
United States192Kendrick Lamar5Good Kid, M.A.A.D City (206th)8,575
United States193Mark Kozelek17Down Colorful Hill (605th)8,466
United States194Billy Joel20The Stranger (308th)8,392
United States195Violent Femmes10Violent Femmes (211th)8,262
United States196Dinosaur Jr.12You're Living All Over Me (345th)8,204
United States197Faith No More10Angel Dust (344th)8,089
United Kingdom198T. Rex16Electric Warrior (278th)8,024
United States199Swans23The Seer (574th)8,006
United Kingdom200The Jam13All Mod Cons (485th)7,984
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