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Best Albums of 1968

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1968 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 14,000 greatest album charts.

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1968 year summaryThe best artists of 1968 were The Beatles, Van Morrison, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, The Rolling Stones, The Zombies, The Kinks, The Velvet Underground, The Band, Johnny Cash and Simon And Garfunkel.
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31.

Blood, Sweat & Tears United States Blood, Sweat & Tears
Year of Release:1968Appears in:52 charts
Rank in 1968:31Rank Score:716
Rank in 1960s153Overall Rank:1,650
Average Rating: 76/100 (47 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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32.

Gris-GrisUnited States Dr. John
Year of Release:1968Appears in:48 charts
Rank in 1968:32Rank Score:605
Rank in 1960s167Overall Rank:1,901
Average Rating: 77/100 (59 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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33.

The Hangman's Beautiful DaughterUnited Kingdom The Incredible String Band
Year of Release:1968Appears in:35 charts
Rank in 1968:33Rank Score:601
Rank in 1960s169Overall Rank:1,909
Average Rating: 74/100 (58 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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34.

Creedence Clearwater RevivalUnited States Creedence Clearwater Revival
Year of Release:1968Appears in:51 charts
Rank in 1968:34Rank Score:574
Rank in 1960s174Overall Rank:1,971
Average Rating: 77/100 (74 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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35.

In-A-Gadda-Da-VidaUnited States Iron Butterfly
Year of Release:1968Appears in:64 charts
Rank in 1968:35Rank Score:553
Rank in 1960s177Overall Rank:2,027
Average Rating: 73/100 (72 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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36.

Caetano VelosoBrazil Caetano Veloso
Year of Release:1968Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1968:36Rank Score:528
Rank in 1960s180Overall Rank:2,094
Average Rating: 76/100 (37 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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37.

Scott 2United States Scott Walker
Year of Release:1968Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 1968:37Rank Score:514
Rank in 1960s183Overall Rank:2,158
Average Rating: 77/100 (51 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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38.

Machine GunGermany Peter Brötzmann
Year of Release:1968Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1968:38Rank Score:464
Rank in 1960s193Overall Rank:2,332
Average Rating: 73/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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39.

Anthem Of The SunUnited States Grateful Dead
Year of Release:1968Appears in:40 charts
Rank in 1968:39Rank Score:437
Rank in 1960s203Overall Rank:2,447
Average Rating: 73/100 (56 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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40.

Song To A SeagullCanada Joni Mitchell
Year of Release:1968Appears in:29 charts
Rank in 1968:40Rank Score:408
Rank in 1960s208Overall Rank:2,578
Average Rating: 74/100 (38 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Best Albums of 1968 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 7 2%
Otis Redding 3 1%
Aretha Franklin 3 1%
The Savage Rose 2 1%
Eric Burdon & The Animals 2 1%
Fabrizio De André 2 1%
The Monkees 2 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 210 57%
United Kingdom 74 20%
Canada 11 3%
Mixed Nationality 10 3%
France 8 2%
Jamaica 8 2%
Italy 8 2%
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