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)
21 The Who 43 Who's Next (37th) 64,534 22 U2 31 The Joshua Tree (49th) 63,442 23 Talking Heads 15 Remain In Light (30th) 63,358 24 The Doors 41 The Doors (29th) 63,070 25 The Clash 16 London Calling (18th) 62,970 26 King Crimson 78 In The Court Of The Crimson King (27th) 61,874 27 Sufjan Stevens 20 Illinois (45th) 61,280 28 The Cure 35 Disintegration (35th) 58,884 29 The Strokes 6 Is This It (22nd) 56,852 30 Neutral Milk Hotel 6 In The Aeroplane Over The Sea (15th) 56,033 31 Joy Division 12 Unknown Pleasures (32nd) 55,884 32 The Smashing Pumpkins 22 Siamese Dream (52nd) 50,625 33 My Bloody Valentine 11 Loveless (21st) 50,474 34 Fleetwood Mac 37 Rumours (26th) 49,716 35 Arctic Monkeys 10 Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (53rd) 49,693 36 Black Sabbath 39 Paranoid (64th) 47,774 37 Genesis 32 Selling England By The Pound (129th) 46,502 38 Metallica 21 Master Of Puppets (104th) 45,254 39 Björk 23 Homogenic (100th) 44,604
40 Weezer 21 Weezer (The Blue Album) (69th) 44,072
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