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Top-ranked artists from Nigeria

The top-ranked artists from Nigeria that appear most prominently in over 33,000 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).

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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)
Nigeria1Fela Kuti41Zombie (1,081st)7,363
Nigeria2William Onyeabor9World Psychedelic Classics 5: Who Is William Onyeabor? (4,134th)752
Nigeria3King Sunny Adé7Juju Music (11,098th)231
Nigeria4Fela Kuti & Africa 70 With Ginger Baker2Live! (6,844th)212
Nigeria5Keziah Jones5Blufunk Is A Fact! (14,964th)155
Nigeria6Olatunji5Drums Of Passion (14,573rd)121
Nigeria7Prince Nico Mbarga1Sweet Mother (12,893rd)96
Nigeria8Femi Kuti3Femi Kuti (20,276th)63
Nigeria9Solomon Ilori1African High Life (18,175th)63
Nigeria10The Lijadu Sisters4Mother Africa (24,231st)47
Nigeria11Question Mark1Be Nice To The People (21,781st)44
Nigeria12Tony Allen10The Source (38,191st)36
Nigeria13Barrister1New Fuji Garbage (23,886th)35
Nigeria14Nicole Moudaber2Believe (29,900th)23
Nigeria15Seun Kuti & Egypt 804Black Times (43,355th)20
Nigeria16Celestine Ukwu2Ilo Abu Chi (34,992nd)14
Nigeria17Asa2Asa (36,944th)14
Nigeria18Ofege1Try And Love (36,114th)13
Nigeria19Ayo4Joyful (42,733rd)9
Nigeria20Nneka5Concrete Jungle (42,790th)8
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