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 Beatles66Abbey Road (3rd)349,272
United Kingdom2Radiohead22OK Computer (1st)306,513
United Kingdom3Pink Floyd36The Dark Side Of The Moon (2nd)252,095
United Kingdom4David Bowie88The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars (9th)175,466
United Kingdom5Led Zeppelin22Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) (11th)147,873
United Kingdom6The Rolling Stones95Exile On Main St. (43rd)104,981
United Kingdom7The Smiths15The Queen Is Dead (18th)80,260
United Kingdom8The Who46Who's Next (39th)60,526
United Kingdom9King Crimson80In The Court Of The Crimson King (25th)60,018
United Kingdom10The Clash18London Calling (19th)58,116
United Kingdom11The Cure37Disintegration (34th)56,860
United Kingdom12Joy Division12Unknown Pleasures (35th)51,041
United Kingdom13Genesis33Selling England By The Pound (127th)46,705
United Kingdom14Arctic Monkeys9Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not (55th)45,985
United Kingdom15Black Sabbath43Paranoid (59th)45,967
United Kingdom16Nick Drake12Pink Moon (50th)41,172
United Kingdom17Oasis13(What's The Story) Morning Glory? (56th)40,304
United Kingdom18Van Morrison54Astral Weeks (66th)39,183
United Kingdom19Coldplay19A Rush Of Blood To The Head (98th)38,578
United Kingdom20Kate Bush16Hounds Of Love (71st)37,391
Total artists: 1,000. Page 1 of 50
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