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Top-ranked artists

The top-ranked artists that appear most prominently in over 20,000 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 States81Frank Zappa73Hot Rats (277th)27,796
United Kingdom82John Lennon20John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band (110th)27,694
Jamaica83Bob Marley27Legend (215th)27,034
United States84Tool7Lateralus (172nd)26,880
United States85Bon Iver5For Emma, Forever Ago (96th)26,765
United States86Love14Forever Changes (60th)26,530
United States87Interpol6Turn On The Bright Lights (91st)26,523
United Kingdom88Depeche Mode23Violator (138th)25,917
United Kingdom89Belle & Sebastian15If You're Feeling Sinister (112th)25,746
United States90Fleet Foxes4Fleet Foxes (100th)25,389
United States91Vampire Weekend4Vampire Weekend (162nd)25,252
United States92Rage Against The Machine5Rage Against The Machine (94th)25,045
United Kingdom93Massive Attack10Mezzanine (137th)24,780
United States94Beastie Boys14Paul's Boutique (158th)24,029
United States95Elliott Smith8Either/Or (180th)23,935
United Kingdom96Sex Pistols7Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols (69th)23,812
United States97Nine Inch Nails14The Downward Spiral (164th)22,963
United Kingdom98Talk Talk12Spirit Of Eden (197th)22,420
Australia99Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds19The Boatman's Call (422nd)21,985
United Kingdom100Elvis Costello27This Year's Model (263rd)21,942
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