Top-ranked artists from United Kingdom

The top-ranked artists from United Kingdom 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)
United Kingdom1The Beatles65Abbey Road (3rd)376,913
United Kingdom2Radiohead21OK Computer (1st)333,257
United Kingdom3Pink Floyd35The Dark Side Of The Moon (2nd)270,526
United Kingdom4David Bowie81The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars (9th)182,991
United Kingdom5Led Zeppelin22Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) (11th)157,058
United Kingdom6The Rolling Stones91Exile On Main St. (42nd)111,192
United Kingdom7The Smiths14The Queen Is Dead (19th)85,041
United Kingdom8The Who43Who's Next (37th)64,659
United Kingdom9The Clash16London Calling (18th)63,051
United Kingdom10King Crimson78In The Court Of The Crimson King (27th)61,795
United Kingdom11The Cure35Disintegration (35th)58,940
United Kingdom12Joy Division12Unknown Pleasures (32nd)55,874
United Kingdom13Arctic Monkeys10Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (53rd)49,772
United Kingdom14Black Sabbath39Paranoid (64th)47,818
United Kingdom15Genesis32Selling England By The Pound (131st)46,356
United Kingdom16Oasis12(What's The Story) Morning Glory? (55th)43,564
United Kingdom17Nick Drake10Pink Moon (51st)43,286
United Kingdom18Van Morrison53Astral Weeks (59th)42,340
United Kingdom19Coldplay18A Rush Of Blood To The Head (90th)41,359
United Kingdom20Muse15Absolution (176th)38,626
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