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Top-ranked artists

The top-ranked artists that appear most prominently in over 19,000 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 States141Wu-Tang Clan8Enter The Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) (118th)15,173
United States142Soundgarden12Superunknown (180th)15,135
United States143The Shins4Chutes Too Narrow (281st)14,948
United Kingdom144Bryan Ferry35For Your Pleasure (455th)14,945
United States145Kendrick Lamar6Good Kid, M.A.A.D City (128th)14,932
United Kingdom146George Harrison18All Things Must Pass (151st)14,574
United States147Grateful Dead76American Beauty (239th)14,543
United States148System Of A Down5Toxicity (244th)14,398
United States149Eagles14Hotel California (192nd)14,203
United States150Kings Of Leon7Only By The Night (422nd)13,892
United States151Dream Theater23Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A Memory (441st)13,430
United States152Van Halen15Van Halen (262nd)13,279
United Kingdom153Cocteau Twins13Treasure (348th)13,131
154Crosby, Stills & Nash13Déjà Vu (248th)13,107
United States155Mark Kozelek20Benji (510th)13,078
United Kingdom156Supertramp16Crime Of The Century (290th)12,917
United States157Slint2Spiderland (141st)12,862
United States158Beach House5Teen Dream (247th)12,847
United States159Public Enemy9It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back (182nd)12,845
United States160Bright Eyes14I'm Wide Awake, It's Morning (266th)12,563
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