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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 (202nd)23,868
United States82John Coltrane42A Love Supreme (113th)23,826
United States83Frank Zappa71Hot Rats (271st)23,625
Canada84Joni Mitchell22Blue (106th)23,585
United States85Fleet Foxes4Fleet Foxes (99th)23,538
United States86Bon Iver4For Emma, Forever Ago (100th)23,524
United States87Interpol6Turn On The Bright Lights (95th)23,227
United Kingdom88Depeche Mode21Violator (132nd)23,129
United States89Love13Forever Changes (63rd)22,992
United States90Rage Against The Machine5Rage Against The Machine (91st)22,673
United Kingdom91Sex Pistols4Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols (61st)22,263
United States92Beastie Boys13Paul's Boutique (144th)21,877
United States93Vampire Weekend4Vampire Weekend (154th)21,845
United States94Elliott Smith8Either/Or (180th)21,400
United Kingdom95Belle & Sebastian13If You're Feeling Sinister (118th)21,215
United States96Nine Inch Nails14The Downward Spiral (162nd)20,907
United Kingdom97Massive Attack10Mezzanine (139th)20,563
France98Daft Punk8Discovery (144th)19,936
United Kingdom99Elvis Costello26This Year's Model (258th)19,799
United States100Ramones19Ramones (129th)19,310
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