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Top-ranked artists

The top-ranked artists that appear most prominently in over 19,000 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 Kingdom61Yes27Close To The Edge (140th)31,427
United States62Pavement10Slanted & Enchanted (123rd)31,143
United States63Sufjan Stevens12Illinois (75th)31,092
United States64Stevie Wonder32Innervisions (131st)31,063
United Kingdom65The Kinks45The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society (155th)30,847
United Kingdom66Blur12Parklife (147th)30,801
United States67Beck16Odelay (160th)30,717
United States68Marvin Gaye25What's Going On (50th)30,651
United States69Green Day17American Idiot (124th)30,641
Canada70Rush32Moving Pictures (166th)30,511
United States71Iggy Pop26Fun House (179th)29,798
Iceland72Björk 19Homogenic (164th)29,715
United Kingdom73Kate Bush12Hounds Of Love (127th)29,548
United Kingdom74Portishead5Dummy (80th)29,210
United States75Simon And Garfunkel18Bridge Over Troubled Water (114th)28,973
United States76Television4Marquee Moon (48th)28,733
United States77John Coltrane50A Love Supreme (105th)28,418
United States78Lou Reed28Transformer (104th)28,320
United States79Queens Of The Stone Age7Songs For The Deaf (120th)28,050
Canada80Joni Mitchell23Blue (102nd)27,963
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