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Top-ranked artists

The top-ranked artists that appear most prominently in over 23,000 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)
Canada101Godspeed You! Black Emperor6Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas To Heaven (128th)24,932
Australia102Tame Impala5Lonerism (113th)24,656
Australia103Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds20The Boatman's Call (422nd)24,556
United Kingdom104Iron Maiden25The Number Of The Beast (261st)24,197
United Kingdom105Talk Talk13Spirit Of Eden (191st)23,873
United States106Charles Mingus29The Black Saint And The Sinner Lady (155th)23,731
United States107LCD Soundsystem 5Sound Of Silver (135th)23,539
Canada108Leonard Cohen23Songs Of Leonard Cohen (185th)23,501
United Kingdom109Gorillaz7Demon Days (143rd)23,013
United States110Nas12Illmatic (89th)22,931
United Kingdom111P.J. Harvey11Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea (299th)22,874
United States112The Killers7Hot Fuss (133rd)22,704
United Kingdom113Dire Straits13Brothers In Arms (219th)22,619
United States114Ramones20Ramones (148th)22,607
United States115Eminem12The Marshall Mathers LP (175th)22,584
United States116Paul Simon19Graceland (120th)22,170
Germany117Can18Tago Mago (178th)22,116
United States118Steely Dan16Aja (226th)22,108
United Kingdom119Brian Eno42Another Green World (218th)22,044
United Kingdom120Deep Purple46Machine Head (237th)21,905
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