The top-ranked artists that appear most prominently in over 51,000 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 68 Abbey Road (3rd) 312,814 2 Radiohead 22 OK Computer (1st) 270,750 3 Pink Floyd 37 The Dark Side Of The Moon (2nd) 223,537 4 David Bowie 91 The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars (9th) 161,879 5 Bob Dylan 76 Highway 61 Revisited (26th) 137,685 6 Led Zeppelin 23 Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) (12th) 130,044 7 The Rolling Stones 98 Exile On Main St. (44th) 96,059 8 Arcade Fire 7 Funeral (14th) 86,393 9 The Velvet Underground 18 The Velvet Underground & Nico (10th) 82,137 10 Kendrick Lamar 9 To Pimp A Butterfly (19th) 78,859 11 Nirvana (US) 17 Nevermind (15th) 78,012 12 The Smiths 15 The Queen Is Dead (17th) 73,356 13 Neil Young 88 After The Gold Rush (83rd) 72,690 14 Miles Davis 118 Kind Of Blue (37th) 70,090 15 The Beach Boys 70 Pet Sounds (11th) 66,491 16 Kanye West 14 My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (33rd) 65,429 17 Pixies 26 Doolittle (18th) 64,272 18 Jimi Hendrix 67 Are You Experienced (39th) 60,620 19 R.E.M. 35 Automatic For The People (50th) 60,510
20 Bruce Springsteen 143 Born To Run (71st) 59,427
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