Top-ranked artists from India

The top-ranked artists from India that appear most prominently in over 43,000 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)
India1Ravi Shankar29Music Of India (Three Classical Ragas) (2,844th)933
India2Charanjit Singh1Synthesizing: Ten Ragas To A Disco Beat (8,535th)136
India3Ali Akbar Khan15Morning And Evening Ragas (13,121st)124
India4Kishori Amonkar3Samarpan: The Joy Of Surrender (14,612th)114
India5Surashri Kesarbai Kerkar3Kesarbai Kerkar: 1944​-​1953 (11,666th)95
India6Advaita2Grounded In Space (19,666th)94
India7A. R. Rahman6Lagaan: Once Upon A Time In India (15,292nd)92
India8Shivkumar Sharma / Brijbushan Kabra / Hariprasad Chaurasia1Call Of The Valley (13,039th)84
India9M.S. Gopalakrishnan1Violin Melody (14,281st)75
India10Avial1Avial (15,550th)67
India11Ilaiyaraaja4Solla Solla: Maestro Ilaiyaraaja And The Electronic Pop Sound Of Kollywood 1977-1983 (16,468th)62
India12Ananda Shankar3Ananda Shankar (16,789th)61
India13Annapurna Devi1Debut Surbahar Recital (17,368th)58
India14Chitravina N. Ravikiran1Karunyam Volume 1 (19,467th)49
India15R.D. Burman / Bappi Lahiri1Shalimar / College Girl (20,852nd)44
India16Sarathy Korwar2More Arriving (21,370th)43
India17Ali Akbar Khan / Nikhil Banerjee / Mahapurush Misra1Ali Akbar Khan / Nikhil Banerjee / Mahapurush Misra (23,902nd)34
India18Sachin Dev Burman2Guide (24,323rd)34
India19Ravi Shankar & Ali Akbar Khan3The Master Musicians Of India (33,150th)30
India20Debashish Bhattacharya11Calcutta Chronicles: Indian Slide Guitar Odyssey (64,852nd)29
Total artists: 70. Page 1 of 4
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