Top-ranked artists from Jamaica

The top-ranked artists from Jamaica that appear most prominently in over 46,000 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)
Jamaica1Bob Marley40Exodus (288th)21,124
Jamaica2The Congos3Heart Of The Congos (836th)2,320
Jamaica3Grace Jones13Nightclubbing (1,586th)1,850
Jamaica4Lee "Scratch" Perry31Super Ape (2,570th)1,373
Jamaica5Augustus Pablo12King Tubbys Meets Rockers Uptown (2,163rd)1,167
Jamaica6Toots & The Maytals17Funky Kingston (2,694th)999
Jamaica7Scientist12Scientist Rids The World Of The Evil Curse Of The Vampires (2,936th)938
Jamaica8Burning Spear18Marcus Garvey (2,661st)863
Jamaica9Peter Tosh11Legalize It (4,818th)606
Jamaica10Max Romeo & The Upsetters1War Ina Babylon (2,589th)605
Jamaica11Dr. Alimantado5Best Dressed Chicken In Town (2,799th)577
Jamaica12Culture12Two Sevens Clash (2,897th)559
Jamaica13Gregory Isaacs17Night Nurse (5,941st)554
Jamaica14Black Uhuru9Red (5,462nd)536
Jamaica15Bunny Wailer12Blackheart Man (3,753rd)527
Jamaica16Prince Far I10Cry Tuff Dub Encounter Chapter III (6,539th)454
Jamaica17Keith Hudson10Pick A Dub (7,233rd)332
Jamaica18Jimmy Cliff12Jimmy Cliff (5,575th)297
Jamaica19The Heptones9On Top (5,480th)287
Jamaica20The Abyssinians3Satta Massagana (5,097th)280
Total artists: 274. Page 1 of 14
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