Top-ranked artists from India
The top-ranked artists from India that appear most prominently in over 34,000 greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com are listed below:
N.B. Artists 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)
1 Ravi Shankar 27 Music Of India (Three Classical Ragas) (3,315th) 871 2 Advaita 2 The Silent Sea (16,245th) 146 3 Ananda Shankar 2 Ananda Shankar (9,836th) 133 4 A. R. Rahman 5 Lagaan: Once Upon A Time In India (15,282nd) 131 5 Shivkumar Sharma / Brijbushan Kabra / Hariprasad Chaurasia 1 Call Of The Valley (11,522nd) 109 6 Zakir Hussain & Shivkumar Sharma 1 Rag Madhuvanti And Rag Misra Tilang (12,702nd) 99 7 Avial 1 Avial (13,860th) 91 8 M.S. Gopalakrishnan 1 Violin Melody (14,389th) 87 9 Anoushka Shankar 5 Rise (18,192nd) 84 10 Ilaiyaraaja 4 Solla Solla: Maestro Ilaiyaraaja And The Electronic Pop Sound Of Kollywood 1977-1983 (15,187th) 82 11 Kesarbai Kerkar 2 Living Music From The Past (18,338th) 63 12 Zakir Hussain 1 Making Music (19,162nd) 59 13 Kishori Amonkar 3 Malhar Malika (20,021st) 57 14 R.D. Burman / Bappi Lahiri 1 Shalimar / College Girl (20,979th) 50 15 Annapurna Devi 1 Debut Surbahar Recital (21,119th) 49 16 Charanjit Singh 1 Synthesizing: Ten Ragas To A Disco Beat (21,308th) 48 17 Anu Malik 5 Josh (26,233rd) 48 18 S.D. Burman 1 Guide (22,961st) 40 19 Debashish Bhattacharya 11 Calcutta Chronicles: Indian Slide Guitar Odyssey (54,442nd) 30 20 Falguni Pathak 1 Yaad Piya Ki Aane Lagi (25,617th) 30