Top-ranked artists

The top-ranked artists that appear most prominently in over 41,000 greatest album charts on 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).

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Rank Artist 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. Score Total rank score for this artist (made up of the total rank score from all of their albums)
Ireland21U231The Joshua Tree (49th)64,734
United Kingdom22The Clash16London Calling (19th)63,767
United States23Jimi Hendrix57Are You Experienced (38th)63,477
United States24The Doors37The Doors (29th)62,954
United States25Talking Heads15Remain In Light (30th)61,736
United Kingdom26King Crimson71In The Court Of The Crimson King (27th)61,418
United States27Sufjan Stevens16Illinois (46th)61,033
United States28Neutral Milk Hotel6In The Aeroplane Over The Sea (15th)59,083
United Kingdom29The Cure34Disintegration (39th)58,303
United States30The Strokes6Is This It (21st)56,902
United Kingdom31Joy Division12Unknown Pleasures (33rd)56,722
United Kingdom32Arctic Monkeys9Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (50th)51,998
United States33The Smashing Pumpkins18Siamese Dream (54th)51,223
Ireland34My Bloody Valentine9Loveless (22nd)50,898
United Kingdom35Fleetwood Mac35Rumours (28th)48,761
United States36Metallica19Master Of Puppets (111th)46,316
United Kingdom37Black Sabbath37Paranoid (68th)46,292
United Kingdom38Oasis12(What's The Story) Morning Glory? (53rd)46,212
United States39Weezer19Weezer (The Blue Album) (67th)45,273
United Kingdom40Genesis29Selling England By The Pound (139th)43,918
Total artists: 1,000. Page 2 of 50
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