"Hello, I love you. Won't you tell me your name?"

- The Doors
 

Best Albums of 1964

« View best albums of 1963View best albums of 1965 »

Listed below are the greatest albums of 1964 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 18,000 greatest album charts.

Best albums by year or decade
View by decade:
View by year:
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, Jerry Lee Lewis and The Kinks.
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 summary (top 178)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
1.

A Hard Day's NightUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1964Appears in:375 charts
Rank in 1964:1Rank Score:8,276
Rank in 1960s38Overall Rank:211
Average Rating:  81/100 (779 votes)
Comments: 62 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.

The Times They Are A-Changin'United States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1964Appears in:197 charts
Rank in 1964:2Rank Score:3,376
Rank in 1960s61Overall Rank:484
Average Rating:  80/100 (355 votes)
Comments: 21 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.
3.

Getz/GilbertoMixed Nationality Stan Getz & João Gilberto
Year of Release:1964Appears in:148 charts
Rank in 1964:3Rank Score:2,444
Rank in 1960s71Overall Rank:647
Average Rating:  82/100 (178 votes)
Comments: 11 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.
4.

Beatles For SaleUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1964Appears in:178 charts
Rank in 1964:4Rank Score:1,991
Rank in 1960s81Overall Rank:779
Average Rating:  76/100 (467 votes)
Comments: 34 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.
5.

Out To Lunch!United States Eric Dolphy
Year of Release:1964Appears in:112 charts
Rank in 1964:5Rank Score:1,761
Rank in 1960s87Overall Rank:872
Average Rating:  79/100 (135 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.
6.

Another Side Of Bob DylanUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1964Appears in:126 charts
Rank in 1964:6Rank Score:1,455
Rank in 1960s100Overall Rank:1,032
Average Rating:  78/100 (244 votes)
Comments: 12 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.
7.

Jazz På SvenskaSweden Jan Johansson
Year of Release:1964Appears in:33 charts
Rank in 1964:7Rank Score:886
Rank in 1960s146Overall Rank:1,560
Average Rating:  74/100 (38 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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.
8.

Meet The Beatles!United Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1964Appears in:50 charts
Rank in 1964:8Rank Score:885
Rank in 1960s147Overall Rank:1,563
Average Rating:  77/100 (231 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.
9.

Presenting the Fabulous Ronettes Featuring VeronicaUnited States The Ronettes
Year of Release:1964Appears in:60 charts
Rank in 1964:9Rank Score:801
Rank in 1960s158Overall Rank:1,685
Average Rating:  78/100 (60 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.
10.

Pain In My HeartUnited States Otis Redding
Year of Release:1964Appears in:42 charts
Rank in 1964:10Rank Score:686
Rank in 1960s175Overall Rank:1,918
Average Rating:  75/100 (51 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.

Best Albums of 1964 composition

Artist Albums %


The Beatles 6 3%
The Rolling Stones 4 2%
The Dave Clark Five 3 2%
The Beach Boys 3 2%
Dave Van Ronk 3 2%
Various Artists 3 2%
Thelonious Monk 3 2%
Show all
Country Albums %


United States 110 62%
United Kingdom 34 19%
France 8 4%
Brazil 7 4%
Mixed Nationality 5 3%
Egypt 2 1%
India 2 1%
Show all

« View best albums of 1963View best albums of 1965 »

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


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