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 Marley44Exodus (296th)20,227
Jamaica2The Congos3Heart Of The Congos (851st)2,257
Jamaica3Grace Jones14Nightclubbing (1,620th)1,784
Jamaica4Lee "Scratch" Perry31Super Ape (2,535th)1,378
Jamaica5Augustus Pablo12King Tubbys Meets Rockers Uptown (2,207th)1,132
Jamaica6Burning Spear19Marcus Garvey (2,705th)1,002
Jamaica7Toots & The Maytals17Funky Kingston (2,821st)970
Jamaica8Scientist12Scientist Rids The World Of The Evil Curse Of The Vampires (2,999th)916
Jamaica9Peter Tosh13Legalize It (4,273rd)631
Jamaica10Culture12Two Sevens Clash (2,801st)586
Jamaica11Dr. Alimantado5Best Dressed Chicken In Town (2,858th)564
Jamaica12Black Uhuru10Red (5,700th)535
Jamaica13Bunny Wailer12Blackheart Man (3,675th)535
Jamaica14Gregory Isaacs17Night Nurse (6,275th)534
Jamaica15Max Romeo & The Upsetters1War Ina Babylon (3,048th)495
Jamaica16Prince Far I10Cry Tuff Dub Encounter Chapter III (6,535th)461
Jamaica17Keith Hudson10Pick A Dub (7,845th)328
Jamaica18The Heptones9On Top (5,286th)303
Jamaica19Jimmy Cliff12Jimmy Cliff (5,981st)276
Jamaica20Ras Michael10Peace And Love (5,130th)275
Total artists: 283. Page 1 of 15
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