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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 (200th)23,682
United States82John Coltrane42A Love Supreme (112th)23,404
United States83Fleet Foxes4Fleet Foxes (97th)23,397
Canada84Joni Mitchell22Blue (106th)23,277
United States85Bon Iver4For Emma, Forever Ago (99th)23,212
United States86Frank Zappa71Hot Rats (276th)23,110
United States87Interpol6Turn On The Bright Lights (95th)22,815
United States88Rage Against The Machine5Rage Against The Machine (91st)22,588
United States89Love13Forever Changes (65th)22,580
United Kingdom90Depeche Mode21Violator (136th)22,316
United Kingdom91Sex Pistols4Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex Pistols (61st)21,936
United States92Beastie Boys13Paul's Boutique (142nd)21,558
United States93Vampire Weekend3Vampire Weekend (149th)21,389
United States94Elliott Smith8Either/Or (178th)21,019
United States95Nine Inch Nails14The Downward Spiral (162nd)20,733
United Kingdom96Belle & Sebastian13If You're Feeling Sinister (120th)20,538
United Kingdom97Massive Attack10Mezzanine (146th)19,872
France98Daft Punk8Discovery (140th)19,526
United Kingdom99Elvis Costello26This Year's Model (260th)19,507
United States100Foo Fighters12The Colour And The Shape (209th)19,026
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