"Mother Earth is pregnant for the third time, For y'all have knocked her up"

- Funkadelic
 

Best Albums of 1940

« View best albums of 1939View best albums of 1941 »

Listed below are the greatest albums of 1940 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 24,000 greatest album charts.

Best albums by year or decade
View by decade:
View by year:
1940 year summaryThe best artists of 1940 were Woody Guthrie, Bessie Smith, Judy Garland, Ossy Renardy, Arnold Schoenberg / Erika Stiedry-Wagner / Stefan Auber / Kalman Bloch / Leonard Posella / Eduard Steuermann / Rudolf Kolisch and Arturo Toscanini / NBC Symphony Orchestra / Jascha Heifetz.
View chart at point in time
 Show this chart as it was on the following date
Share this chart
Share | |
| RSS feed: | Download CSV file: Log in / register
URL to this chart: |
Collector's summaryLog 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
1.

Dust Bowl BalladsUnited States Woody Guthrie
Year of Release:1940Appears in:31 charts
Rank in 1940:1Rank Score:540
Rank in 1940s1Overall Rank:2,745
Average Rating:  80/100 (83 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.
2.

Empress Of The BluesUnited States Bessie Smith
Year of Release:1940Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1940:2Rank Score:4
Rank in 1940s10Overall Rank:40,285
Average Rating:  74/100 (2 votes)
Comments: 0 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.

Best Albums of 1940 composition

Artist Albums %


Woody Guthrie 1 50%
Bessie Smith 1 50%
Country Albums %


United States 2 100%

« View best albums of 1939View best albums of 1941 »

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


Concert Tickets
Upcoming events
Aug
24
Wed
Exhibitionism - The Rolling Stones Exhibition
Saatchi Gallery
London, United Kingdom. United Kingdom
Buy tickets
Tickets from £47.44 (10 tickets available)
Aug
24
Wed
The Gruffalo
Lyric Theatre Shaftesbury
London, United Kingdom. United Kingdom
Buy tickets
Tickets from £17.10 (48 tickets available)
Aug
24
Wed
Chiemsee Summer 2016 - 4 Day
Festivalgelände Übersee
Übersee, Germany. Germany
Buy tickets
Tickets from EUR 100,00 (21 tickets available)
Aug
24
Wed
Oakland Athletics vs. Cleveland Indians
O.co Coliseum
Oakland, United States. United States
Buy tickets
Tickets from $10.30 (179 tickets available)
Aug
24
Wed
Seattle Mariners vs. New York Yankees
Safeco Field
Seattle, United States. United States
Buy tickets
Tickets from $74.74 (142 tickets available)
Aug
24
Wed
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Part One & Part Two
Palace Theatre
London, United Kingdom. United Kingdom
Buy tickets
Tickets from £100.00 (3 tickets available)
Aug
24
Wed
Milwaukee Brewers vs. Colorado Rockies
Miller Park
Milwaukee, United States. United States
Buy tickets
Tickets from $12.12 (90 tickets available)
Aug
24
Wed
The Gruffalo
Lyric Theatre Shaftesbury
London, United Kingdom. United Kingdom
Buy tickets
Tickets from £17.10 (44 tickets available)
Aug
24
Wed
Hamilton
Richard Rodgers Theatre
New York, United States. United States
Buy tickets
Tickets from $100.00 (174 tickets available)
Aug
24
Wed
Beautiful - The Carole King Musical
Stephen Sondheim Theatre
New York, United States. United States
Buy tickets
Tickets from $100.00 (37 tickets available)
Copyright © 2005-2014 BestEverAlbums.com. All rights reserved.    Terms of Use  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Us  |   Advertising  |   RSS Feeds  |   Site Map  |   Hosting by ServInt