Top-ranked artists from United Kingdom

The top-ranked artists from United Kingdom 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)
United Kingdom1The Beatles65Abbey Road (3rd)390,766
United Kingdom2Radiohead19OK Computer (1st)352,145
United Kingdom3Pink Floyd33The Dark Side Of The Moon (2nd)278,258
United Kingdom4David Bowie75The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars (9th)182,592
United Kingdom5Led Zeppelin23Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) (12th)160,423
United Kingdom6The Rolling Stones89Exile On Main St. (42nd)111,786
United Kingdom7The Smiths14The Queen Is Dead (18th)87,345
United Kingdom8The Who43Who's Next (36th)65,827
United Kingdom9The Clash16London Calling (19th)63,674
United Kingdom10King Crimson71In The Court Of The Crimson King (27th)61,732
United Kingdom11The Cure34Disintegration (39th)58,520
United Kingdom12Joy Division12Unknown Pleasures (33rd)56,950
United Kingdom13Arctic Monkeys9Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (50th)52,146
United Kingdom14Fleetwood Mac35Rumours (28th)48,781
United Kingdom15Black Sabbath37Paranoid (67th)46,448
United Kingdom16Oasis12(What's The Story) Morning Glory? (53rd)46,348
United Kingdom17Genesis29Selling England By The Pound (139th)44,058
United Kingdom18Nick Drake10Pink Moon (52nd)43,493
United Kingdom19Coldplay17A Rush Of Blood To The Head (89th)43,281
United Kingdom20Van Morrison51Astral Weeks (60th)42,881
Total artists: 1,000. Page 1 of 50
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