Top-ranked artists from Japan

The top-ranked artists from Japan 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)
Japan1フィッシュマンズ [Fishmans]11Long Season (348th)11,952
Japan2ボアダムス [Boredoms]20Vision Creation Newsun (953rd)3,168
Japan3ボリス [Boris]22Flood (1,264th)3,033
Japan4Nujabes5Modal Soul (1,505th)2,049
Japan5Mono14Hymn To The Immortal Wind (2,947th)1,280
Japan6Yellow Magic Orchestra8Solid State Survivor (2,650th)1,097
Japan7Cornelius7Fantasma (1,967th)1,017
Japan8Yoko Ono18Yoko Ono/Plastic Ono Band (6,462nd)985
Japan9植松 伸夫 [Nobuo Uematsu]12Final Fantasy VI Original Soundtrack (4,738th)860
Japan10Melt-Banana7Fetch (3,205th)850
Japan11Les Rallizes Dénudés4'77 Live (2,457th)755
Japan12坂本 龍一 [Ryuichi Sakamoto]27Async (7,257th)737
Japan13椎名 林檎 [Shiina Ringo]5加爾基 精液 栗ノ花 [Karuki Samen Kuri No Hana] (3,657th)708
Japan14山岡 晃 [Akira Yamaoka]5Silent Hill 2 Soundtrack (3,212th)688
Japan15Joe Hisaishi18Spirited Away (5,879th)640
Japan16はっぴいえんど [Happy End]3Kazemachi Roman (2,618th)603
Japan17Acid Mothers Temple26La Nòvia (4,394th)597
Japan18X Japan7Art Of Life (6,161st)579
Japan19Ryo Fukui4Scenery (2,974th)575
Japan20World's End Girlfriend11Hurtbreak Wonderland (3,075th)564
Total artists: 784. Page 1 of 40
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