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)
61 Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds 25 The Boatman's Call (377th) 33,953 62 Joni Mitchell 30 Blue (79th) 33,726 63 The Stone Roses 8 The Stone Roses (33rd) 33,251 64 Bon Iver 6 For Emma, Forever Ago (92nd) 33,125 65 Michael Jackson 24 Thriller (82nd) 33,012 66 Red Hot Chili Peppers 20 Blood Sugar Sex Magik (167th) 32,954 67 Rush 37 Moving Pictures (152nd) 32,912 68 Godspeed You! Black Emperor 8 Lift Yr. Skinny Fists Like Antennas To Heaven (85th) 32,593 69 LCD Soundsystem 8 Sound Of Silver (91st) 32,154 70 Animal Collective 26 Merriweather Post Pavilion (115th) 31,836 71 The Kinks 52 The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society (162nd) 31,801 72 Queens Of The Stone Age 8 Songs For The Deaf (135th) 30,510 73 Simon & Garfunkel 20 Bridge Over Troubled Water (121st) 30,412 74 Charles Mingus 50 The Black Saint And The Sinner Lady (106th) 30,090 75 Beach House 8 Teen Dream (144th) 29,992 76 Frank Zappa 107 Hot Rats (209th) 29,765 77 Vampire Weekend 6 Modern Vampires Of The City (123rd) 29,492 78 The White Stripes 12 Elephant (101st) 28,736 79 Fleet Foxes 7 Fleet Foxes (130th) 28,661
80 Depeche Mode 41 Violator (124th) 28,647
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