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)
United Kingdom961Bert Jansch26Bert Jansch (1,931st)1,469
United States962Son Volt10Trace (1,627th)1,464
Australia963The Triffids8Born Sandy Devotional (1,724th)1,464
United States964The Ronettes4Presenting The Fabulous Ronettes Featuring Veronica (1,285th)1,461
United States965Weather Report13Heavy Weather (2,209th)1,461
United States966The Dream Syndicate14The Days Of Wine And Roses (2,200th)1,454
967The Mahavishnu Orchestra With John McLaughlin1The Inner Mounting Flame (1,233rd)1,450
United States968Grant Lee Buffalo4Fuzzy (2,045th)1,450
United Kingdom969Young Marble Giants3Colossal Youth (1,234th)1,450
United States970Superchunk19No Pocky For Kitty (6,187th)1,447
United Kingdom971Ten Years After22Cricklewood Green (3,866th)1,444
Canada972Sloan14Navy Blues (4,138th)1,442
United States973Thrice11Vheissu (3,739th)1,441
United States974Mudhoney19Superfuzz Bigmuff (3,652nd)1,440
United States975Silver Jews8American Water (1,664th)1,440
Canada976Ought4More Than Any Other Day (1,673rd)1,439
United States977Madlib37The Unseen (2,423rd)1,439
Poland978Riverside12Second Life Syndrome (3,014th)1,439
United Kingdom979Billy Idol12Rebel Yell (2,048th)1,438
United States980Whiskeytown4Strangers Almanac (1,652nd)1,437
Total artists: 1,000. Page 49 of 50
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