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Top-ranked artists

The top-ranked artists that appear most prominently in over 16,000 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)
Jamaica81Bob Marley25Legend (201st)23,842
United States82John Coltrane42A Love Supreme (112th)23,813
United States83Fleet Foxes4Fleet Foxes (98th)23,498
United States84Bon Iver4For Emma, Forever Ago (99th)23,446
Canada85Joni Mitchell22Blue (106th)23,428
United States86Frank Zappa71Hot Rats (276th)23,342
United States87Interpol6Turn On The Bright Lights (94th)23,112
United Kingdom88Depeche Mode21Violator (132nd)22,900
United States89Love13Forever Changes (63rd)22,787
United States90Rage Against The Machine5Rage Against The Machine (91st)22,572
United Kingdom91Sex Pistols4Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols (62nd)22,045
United States92Vampire Weekend4Vampire Weekend (152nd)21,960
United States93Beastie Boys13Paul's Boutique (145th)21,715
United States94Elliott Smith8Either/Or (179th)21,379
United Kingdom95Belle & Sebastian13If You're Feeling Sinister (118th)21,136
United States96Nine Inch Nails14The Downward Spiral (162nd)20,866
United Kingdom97Massive Attack10Mezzanine (142nd)20,107
United Kingdom98Elvis Costello26This Year's Model (260th)19,608
France99Daft Punk8Discovery (147th)19,605
United States100Ramones19Ramones (130th)19,161
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