The top-ranked artists that appear most prominently in over 46,000 greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com are listed below:
N.B. Artist from before the mid-1960s may not be as well represented in this chart, because this chart only takes into account their albums. (Before that time, singles were far more prevalent than albums).
The number of albums by this artist featuring in the greatest album charts.
Top Ranked Album
The top ranked album by this artist and where it ranks in the overall chart.
Total rank score for this artist (made up of the total rank score from all of their albums)
1 The Beatles 65 Abbey Road (3rd) 376,678 2 Radiohead 21 OK Computer (1st) 332,983 3 Pink Floyd 35 The Dark Side Of The Moon (2nd) 270,337 4 David Bowie 81 The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars (9th) 182,902 5 Bob Dylan 72 Highway 61 Revisited (24th) 158,703 6 Led Zeppelin 22 Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) (11th) 156,965 7 The Rolling Stones 91 Exile On Main St. (42nd) 111,172 8 Arcade Fire 6 Funeral (12th) 109,736 9 The Velvet Underground 18 The Velvet Underground & Nico (10th) 99,115 10 Nirvana 17 Nevermind (15th) 94,509 11 The Smiths 14 The Queen Is Dead (19th) 85,009 12 Kendrick Lamar 8 To Pimp A Butterfly (23rd) 83,934 13 Neil Young 77 After The Gold Rush (76th) 80,479 14 The Beach Boys 65 Pet Sounds (13th) 77,054 15 Pixies 19 Doolittle (17th) 76,432 16 Miles Davis 111 Kind Of Blue (40th) 75,087 17 Kanye West 11 My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (34th) 73,775 18 Jimi Hendrix 61 Are You Experienced (38th) 69,071 19 Bruce Springsteen 120 Born To Run (65th) 68,991
20 R.E.M. 33 Automatic For The People (57th) 65,077
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