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Best Albums of 1964

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1964 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 16,000 greatest album charts.

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1964 year summaryThe best artists of 1964 were The Beatles, Bob Dylan, Stan Getz & João Gilberto, Eric Dolphy, Jan Johansson, The Ronettes, The Rolling Stones, Otis Redding, The Kinks and Jerry Lee Lewis.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

A Hard Day's NightUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1964Appears in:344 charts
Rank in 1964:1Rank Score:8,142
Rank in 1960s37Overall Rank:204
Average Rating: 82/100 (712 votes)
Comments: 59 comments
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2.

The Times They Are A-Changin'United States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1964Appears in:172 charts
Rank in 1964:2Rank Score:3,152
Rank in 1960s60Overall Rank:488
Average Rating: 80/100 (320 votes)
Comments: 21 comments
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3.

Getz/GilbertoMixed Nationality Stan Getz & João Gilberto
Year of Release:1964Appears in:131 charts
Rank in 1964:3Rank Score:2,258
Rank in 1960s71Overall Rank:666
Average Rating: 82/100 (163 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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4.

Beatles For SaleUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1964Appears in:162 charts
Rank in 1964:4Rank Score:1,899
Rank in 1960s79Overall Rank:785
Average Rating: 76/100 (434 votes)
Comments: 33 comments
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5.

Out To Lunch!United States Eric Dolphy
Year of Release:1964Appears in:99 charts
Rank in 1964:5Rank Score:1,640
Rank in 1960s89Overall Rank:882
Average Rating: 78/100 (124 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.

Another Side Of Bob DylanUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1964Appears in:114 charts
Rank in 1964:6Rank Score:1,558
Rank in 1960s95Overall Rank:931
Average Rating: 77/100 (223 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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7.

Jazz På SvenskaSweden Jan Johansson
Year of Release:1964Appears in:28 charts
Rank in 1964:7Rank Score:852
Rank in 1960s144Overall Rank:1,547
Average Rating: 74/100 (37 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.

Meet The Beatles!United Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1964Appears in:45 charts
Rank in 1964:8Rank Score:788
Rank in 1960s150Overall Rank:1,642
Average Rating: 77/100 (216 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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Presenting the Fabulous Ronettes Featuring VeronicaUnited States The Ronettes
Year of Release:1964Appears in:52 charts
Rank in 1964:9Rank Score:715
Rank in 1960s162Overall Rank:1,793
Average Rating: 77/100 (48 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.

Pain In My HeartUnited States Otis Redding
Year of Release:1964Appears in:38 charts
Rank in 1964:10Rank Score:651
Rank in 1960s171Overall Rank:1,926
Average Rating: 75/100 (48 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Best Albums of 1964 composition

Artist Albums %


The Beatles 6 4%
The Rolling Stones 4 2%
Thelonious Monk 3 2%
Various Artists 3 2%
The Dave Clark Five 3 2%
The Beach Boys 3 2%
The Four Seasons 2 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 102 63%
United Kingdom 34 21%
France 7 4%
Mixed Nationality 6 4%
Sweden 2 1%
Egypt 2 1%
Canada 2 1%
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