"I was born with a plastic spoon in my mouth"

- The Who
 

Overall chart

Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 23,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

You can customise how this chart is generated, browse the individual charts constituting the overall rankings from The Charts page, or submit your own chart from the My Charts page!

View chart at point in time
 Show this chart as it was on the following date
(... Or view the overall chart history).
Share this chart
Share | |
| RSS feed: | Download CSV file: Log in / register
URL to this chart: |
Collector's summary (top 1,000)Log in or register to discover the great albums that are missing from your music collection!
Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Release Date | Title | Artist
RankAlbumArtist
1991.

Blue Bell KnollUnited Kingdom Cocteau Twins
Year of Release:1988Appears in:82 charts
Rank in 1988:33Rank Score:810
Rank in 1980s329Overall Rank:1,991
Average Rating:  78/100 (101 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
1992.

I RobotUnited Kingdom The Alan Parsons Project
Year of Release:1977Appears in:69 charts
Rank in 1977:40Rank Score:808
Rank in 1970s414Overall Rank:1,992
Average Rating:  76/100 (110 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
1993.

VeneerSweden José González
Year of Release:2003Appears in:57 charts
Rank in 2003:50Rank Score:808
Rank in 2000s445Overall Rank:1,993
Average Rating:  77/100 (84 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
1994.

Starless And Bible BlackUnited Kingdom King Crimson
Year of Release:1974Appears in:77 charts
Rank in 1974:37Rank Score:808
Rank in 1970s415Overall Rank:1,994
Average Rating:  79/100 (137 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
1995.

Grace Under PressureCanada Rush
Year of Release:1984Appears in:58 charts
Rank in 1984:38Rank Score:807
Rank in 1980s330Overall Rank:1,995
Average Rating:  76/100 (136 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
1996.

Live At PompeiiUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1972Appears in:32 charts
Rank in 1972:41Rank Score:806
Rank in 1970s416Overall Rank:1,996
Average Rating:  82/100 (97 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
1997.

Bad As MeUnited States Tom Waits
Year of Release:2011Appears in:109 charts
Rank in 2011:40Rank Score:805
Rank in 2010s163Overall Rank:1,997
Average Rating:  77/100 (159 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
1998.

Bows + ArrowsUnited States The Walkmen
Year of Release:2004Appears in:58 charts
Rank in 2004:42Rank Score:804
Rank in 2000s446Overall Rank:1,998
Average Rating:  77/100 (107 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
1999.

VeryUnited Kingdom Pet Shop Boys
Year of Release:1993Appears in:61 charts
Rank in 1993:38Rank Score:804
Rank in 1990s430Overall Rank:1,999
Average Rating:  76/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
2000.


Safe Mode: On
BakesaleUnited States Sebadoh
Year of Release:1994Appears in:57 charts
Rank in 1994:57Rank Score:803
Rank in 1990s431Overall Rank:2,000
Average Rating:  78/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.

Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 205 2%
1960s 648 6%
1970s 1553 16%
1980s 1533 15%
1990s 2095 21%
2000s 2631 26%
2010s 1328 13%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
Various Artists 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 27 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Show all
Country Albums %


United States 5051 51%
United Kingdom 2684 27%
Canada 441 4%
Australia 243 2%
Mixed Nationality 185 2%
Sweden 167 2%
Germany 164 2%
Show all
BestEverAlbums.com  Site Newsletter
Sign up to receive the latest site news.
We value your privacy

BestEverAlbums.com   Music Stores
United States  Buy from your favourite store:
eBay Amazon iTunes
Popular Charts
1. Top 500 Albums of All Time by Rolling Stone (2012)
2. 100 Best Albums of the Nineties by Rolling Stone (2010)
3. 50 Best Albums of 2014 by Rolling Stone (2014)
4. 100 Best Albums of the 2000s by Rolling Stone (2011)
5. 100 Best Albums of the Eighties by Rolling Stone (1989)
6. 15 Best Albums of 2013: Critics' Picks by Billboard (2013)
7. The Top 100 Albums by VH1 (2001)
8. The 10 Best Albums of 2014 by Billboard (2014)
9. Critics' Picks: 10 Best Albums of 2012 by Billboard (2012)
10. The 500 Greatest Albums Of All Time by New Music Express (2013)


Copyright © 2005-2014 BestEverAlbums.com. All rights reserved.    Terms of Use  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Us  |   Advertising  |   RSS Feeds  |   Site Map  |   Hosting by ServInt