The top artists that appear most prominently in over 13,000 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 important than 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.
Total rank score for this artist (made up of the total rank score from all of their albums)
101 Nine Inch Nails 14 The Downward Spiral (172nd) 17,131 102 Iron Maiden 22 The Number Of The Beast (262nd) 17,117 103 Leonard Cohen 17 Songs Of Leonard Cohen (180th) 16,941 104 Foo Fighters 11 The Colour And The Shape (209th) 16,854 105 Daft Punk 8 Discovery (151st) 16,661 106 Paul Simon 19 Graceland (115th) 16,594 107 Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds 18 The Boatman's Call (427th) 16,574 108 P.J. Harvey 10 Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea (281st) 16,516 109 Eminem 11 The Marshall Mathers LP (166th) 16,166 110 Dire Straits 12 Brothers In Arms (212th) 15,754 111 Steely Dan 14 Aja (223rd) 15,716 112 Elton John 39 Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (188th) 15,513 113 Gorillaz 7 Demon Days (155th) 15,484 114 Talk Talk 11 Laughing Stock (224th) 15,238 115 Brian Eno 31 Another Green World (225th) 15,232 116 Manic Street Preachers 14 The Holy Bible (266th) 15,124 117 Deep Purple 28 Machine Head (227th) 15,061 118 Nas 11 Illmatic (103rd) 15,032 119 Godspeed You! Black Emperor 6 Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas To Heaven (184th) 14,605 120 Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band 15 Trout Mask Replica (164th) 14,526