Top-ranked artists from United Kingdom

The top-ranked artists from United Kingdom that appear most prominently in over 50,000 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 Beatles67Abbey Road (3rd)325,698
United Kingdom2Radiohead22OK Computer (1st)283,398
United Kingdom3Pink Floyd37The Dark Side Of The Moon (2nd)234,682
United Kingdom4David Bowie91The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars (9th)166,731
United Kingdom5Led Zeppelin23Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) (12th)136,180
United Kingdom6The Rolling Stones97Exile On Main St. (43rd)99,197
United Kingdom7The Smiths15The Queen Is Dead (17th)74,948
United Kingdom8King Crimson86In The Court Of The Crimson King (An Observation By King Crimson) (25th)57,113
United Kingdom9The Who46Who's Next (40th)56,770
United Kingdom10The Cure37Disintegration (33rd)55,550
United Kingdom11The Clash18London Calling (19th)53,455
United Kingdom12Joy Division12Unknown Pleasures (37th)47,081
United Kingdom13Genesis34Selling England By The Pound (125th)46,094
United Kingdom14Black Sabbath45Paranoid (55th)44,582
United Kingdom15Arctic Monkeys10Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (62nd)43,998
United Kingdom16Nick Drake12Pink Moon (50th)38,015
United Kingdom17Kate Bush17Hounds Of Love (61st)37,963
United Kingdom18Oasis13(What's The Story) Morning Glory? (60th)37,651
United Kingdom19Van Morrison56Astral Weeks (67th)37,062
United Kingdom20Coldplay20A Rush Of Blood To The Head (102nd)36,228
Total artists: 1,000. Page 1 of 50
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