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Top-ranked artists

The top-ranked artists that appear most prominently in over 14,000 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 States61Green Day15American Idiot (116th)26,302
United Kingdom62The Kinks44The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society (145th)26,062
United Kingdom63Blur11Parklife (135th)26,026
United States64Animal Collective16Merriweather Post Pavilion (94th)25,877
United States65Stevie Wonder29Innervisions (131st)25,692
United States66Iggy Pop22Fun House (169th)25,657
United States67Beck16Odelay (157th)25,343
United States68Pavement10Slanted & Enchanted (118th)24,929
United States69Marvin Gaye21What's Going On (55th)24,521
United Kingdom70Yes25Close To The Edge (136th)24,281
United States71Tool6Ænima [AEima] (148th)24,235
United Kingdom72Kate Bush12Hounds Of Love (151st)23,692
United Kingdom73John Lennon20John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band (105th)23,224
United Kingdom74Portishead5Dummy (89th)23,049
United States75Simon And Garfunkel18Bridge Over Troubled Water (111th)23,040
Iceland76Björk 16Homogenic (167th)22,694
United States77Sufjan Stevens11Illinois (81st)22,674
United States78Fleet Foxes4Fleet Foxes (92nd)22,663
United States79Lou Reed27Transformer (104th)22,631
United States80Television4Marquee Moon (53rd)22,141
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