"I want a lover and a sister, but we know that's not right"

- The Dodos
 

Overall chart

Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 20,000 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
21.

Rubber SoulUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1965Appears in:1,254 charts
Rank in 1965:2Rank Score:53,288
Rank in 1960s8Overall Rank:21
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,614 votes)
Comments: 135 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.
22.

The Queen Is DeadUnited Kingdom The Smiths
Year of Release:1986Appears in:1,229 charts
Rank in 1986:1Rank Score:51,959
Rank in 1980s2Overall Rank:22
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,347 votes)
Comments: 139 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.
23.

The WallUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,158 charts
Rank in 1979:2Rank Score:50,044
Rank in 1970s6Overall Rank:23
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,677 votes)
Comments: 123 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.
24.


Safe Mode: On
Is This ItUnited States The Strokes
Year of Release:2001Appears in:1,268 charts
Rank in 2001:1Rank Score:47,353
Rank in 2000s4Overall Rank:24
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,488 votes)
Comments: 174 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.
25.

The DoorsUnited States The Doors
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,264 charts
Rank in 1967:3Rank Score:46,614
Rank in 1960s9Overall Rank:25
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,408 votes)
Comments: 116 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.
26.

Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,212 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:46,364
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:26
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,362 votes)
Comments: 109 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.
27.

LovelessIreland My Bloody Valentine
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,090 charts
Rank in 1991:2Rank Score:43,824
Rank in 1990s5Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,143 votes)
Comments: 181 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.
28.

Exile On Main St.United Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1,037 charts
Rank in 1972:2Rank Score:43,421
Rank in 1970s8Overall Rank:28
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,224 votes)
Comments: 111 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.
29.

Blonde On BlondeUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1966Appears in:1,025 charts
Rank in 1966:3Rank Score:43,171
Rank in 1960s10Overall Rank:29
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,220 votes)
Comments: 89 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.
30.

Are You ExperiencedUnited States The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,132 charts
Rank in 1967:4Rank Score:42,384
Rank in 1960s11Overall Rank:30
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,302 votes)
Comments: 84 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 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 181 2%
1960s 641 6%
1970s 1532 15%
1980s 1542 15%
1990s 2153 22%
2000s 2762 28%
2010s 1184 12%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 44 0%
Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
The Beatles 26 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
Pink Floyd 22 0%
Show all
Country Albums %


United States 5010 50%
United Kingdom 2660 27%
Canada 431 4%
Australia 253 3%
Mixed Nationality 185 2%
Sweden 181 2%
Germany 171 2%
Show all
Copyright © 2005-2014 BestEverAlbums.com. All rights reserved.    Terms of Use  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Us  |   Advertising  |   RSS Feeds  |   Site Map  |   Hosting by ServInt