Discover the best music albums in history. calculates a ranking from over 50,000 greatest album charts to allow visitors to look up the greatest music albums in history.

You can also view the best albums of 2021 or the best albums of the 2010s (or any year or decade since 1940).

Trending album
Promises by Floating Points, Pharoah Sanders & London Symphony Orchestra is ranked 9th in the best albums of 2021 (Released: 2021-03-26).
Album anniversary
On this day, 4 years ago, Damn. by Kendrick Lamar was released. Damn. is ranked first in 2017, 34th in the 2010s and 295th in the overall rankings. The top rated tracks on this album are XXX. (Feat. U2), Pride. and DNA.. This album is ranked third out of albums by Kendrick Lamar.
Latest from the forums RSS
Recent posts:
What album are you listening to right now? (Forum: Music)
"Thumbnail. Click to enlarge. Ferment by Catherine Wheel..."
From Purplepash on 45 minutes ago
Chart of the day (#3459): By meccalecca (Forum: Music)
"Today's chart of the day Top 100 Greatest Music Albums by meccalecca (View chart) 1. The Velve..."
From albummaster on 3 hours ago
2021 Music (Forum: Music)
" Hayden wrote: Thumbnail. Click to enlarge. Nieguid Duovdagat by Ánnámáret Finally,..."
From travelful on 8 hours ago
Latest comments RSS
Walls by Kings Of Leon ( 7 comments)
"Certainly not KOL’s best by a long shot but some decent tracks. Don’t play it very often which p..."
From Johnnyo on 7 hours ago
To Pimp A Butterfly by Kendrick Lamar ( 331 comments)
"So just hear me out, this is easily a contender for best album of the 2010's, and maybe even the bes..."
From CJMishellsan on 7 hours ago
Chutes Too Narrow by The Shins ( 39 comments)
"I've heard all but one of these songs at least 10 times before, but I've never listened to them in t..."
From BrandonC375 on 31 hours ago
More comments...
Latest ratings
Barenaked Ladies Are Men by Barenaked Ladies
From NHGRANITE on 14 minutes ago
Rock Spectacle by Barenaked Ladies
From NHGRANITE on 14 minutes ago
Stunt by Barenaked Ladies
From NHGRANITE on 14 minutes ago
More ratings...

Site news and announcements

Server migration completed
From albummaster on Monday 15 March 2021
The site has now been moved onto much more powerful hardware which will provide the site with a bit of extra headroom. Please let us know if you spot anything strange with the site over the next few days and we'll do our best to mop up any issues.


More site news can be found in the forums.

Back to Top