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Best Albums of the 1960s

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Listed below are the greatest albums of the 1960s as calculated from their overall rankings in over 26,000 greatest album charts.

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YearAlbums   The number of albums from each year featuring in the greatest album charts. Score   Total rank score for each year (made up of the total rank score from all albums in that year) Top Ranked Album   The top ranked album from each year and where it ranks in the overall chart.
196021618,707 Sketches Of Spain (512th)
by Miles Davis
196125116,887 King Of The Delta Blues Singers (661st)
by Robert Johnson
196226311,533 Modern Sounds In Country and Wes... (1,167th)
by Ray Charles
196331152,534 The Black Saint And The Sinner Lady (144th)
by Charles Mingus
196437244,413 A Hard Day's Night (215th)
by The Beatles
1965426226,877 Highway 61 Revisited (20th)
by Bob Dylan
1966469320,149 Revolver (4th)
by The Beatles
1967629507,480 Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club... (5th)
by The Beatles
1968877322,756 The Beatles (The White Album) (11th)
by The Beatles
19691,037494,358 Abbey Road (3rd)
by The Beatles
Total4,8512,015,694

The best artists of the 1960s were The Beatles, The Velvet Underground, Jimi Hendrix, Bob Dylan, The Beach Boys, The Velvet Underground And Nico, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Led Zeppelin, The Doors and The Rolling Stones.
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RankAlbumArtist
191.

On The Threshold Of A DreamUnited Kingdom The Moody Blues
Year of Release:1969Appears in:74 charts
Rank in 1969:51Rank Score:811
Rank in 1960s191Overall Rank:2,123
Average Rating:  77/100 (95 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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192.

A Rainbow In Curved AirUnited States Terry Riley
Year of Release:1969Appears in:68 charts
Rank in 1969:52Rank Score:809
Rank in 1960s192Overall Rank:2,132
Average Rating:  79/100 (81 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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193.

Moondog (1969)United States Moondog
Year of Release:1969Appears in:58 charts
Rank in 1969:53Rank Score:807
Rank in 1960s193Overall Rank:2,136
Average Rating:  80/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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194.

Procol HarumUnited Kingdom Procol Harum
Year of Release:1967Appears in:94 charts
Rank in 1967:34Rank Score:799
Rank in 1960s194Overall Rank:2,154
Average Rating:  78/100 (107 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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195.

Pain In My HeartUnited States Otis Redding
Year of Release:1964Appears in:64 charts
Rank in 1964:11Rank Score:797
Rank in 1960s195Overall Rank:2,157
Average Rating:  76/100 (72 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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196.

Francis Albert Sinatra And Antonio Carlos JobimMixed Nationality Frank Sinatra And Antonio Carlos Jobim
Year of Release:1967Appears in:40 charts
Rank in 1967:35Rank Score:796
Rank in 1960s196Overall Rank:2,158
Average Rating:  76/100 (43 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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197.

AlmendraArgentina Almendra
Year of Release:1969Appears in:43 charts
Rank in 1969:54Rank Score:790
Rank in 1960s197Overall Rank:2,166
Average Rating:  78/100 (51 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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198.

Scott 3United States Scott Walker
Year of Release:1969Appears in:62 charts
Rank in 1969:55Rank Score:790
Rank in 1960s198Overall Rank:2,167
Average Rating:  77/100 (81 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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199.

Folk SingerUnited States Muddy Waters
Year of Release:1964Appears in:74 charts
Rank in 1964:12Rank Score:777
Rank in 1960s199Overall Rank:2,203
Average Rating:  77/100 (73 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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200.

The Soft MachineUnited Kingdom Soft Machine
Year of Release:1968Appears in:102 charts
Rank in 1968:38Rank Score:766
Rank in 1960s200Overall Rank:2,225
Average Rating:  77/100 (94 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Best Albums of the 1960s composition

Year Albums %


1960 41 4%
1961 39 4%
1962 38 4%
1963 53 5%
1964 61 6%
1965 93 9%
1966 105 11%
1967 145 15%
1968 198 20%
1969 228 23%
Artist Albums %


The Beatles 15 1%
The Beach Boys 15 1%
The Rolling Stones 14 1%
Frank Sinatra 13 1%
John Coltrane 12 1%
Miles Davis 10 1%
Bob Dylan 10 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 616 62%
United Kingdom 227 23%
Brazil 34 3%
Mixed Nationality 26 3%
Canada 20 2%
France 12 1%
Germany 9 1%
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