Top-ranked artists from United States
The top-ranked artists from United States that appear most prominently in over 46,000 greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com 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).
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.
Total rank score for this artist (made up of the total rank score from all of their albums)
1 Bob Dylan 72 Highway 61 Revisited (24th) 158,782 2 The Velvet Underground 18 The Velvet Underground & Nico (10th) 99,108 3 Nirvana 17 Nevermind (16th) 94,344 4 Kendrick Lamar 8 To Pimp A Butterfly (23rd) 83,998 5 The Beach Boys 65 Pet Sounds (13th) 77,104 6 Pixies 19 Doolittle (17th) 76,488 7 Miles Davis 111 Kind Of Blue (40th) 75,064 8 Kanye West 11 My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy (34th) 73,728 9 Jimi Hendrix 61 Are You Experienced (38th) 69,110 10 Bruce Springsteen 121 Born To Run (65th) 68,987 11 R.E.M. 33 Automatic For The People (57th) 65,060 12 Talking Heads 15 Remain In Light (30th) 63,360 13 The Doors 41 The Doors (29th) 63,107 14 Sufjan Stevens 20 Illinois (45th) 61,347 15 The Strokes 6 Is This It (22nd) 56,851 16 Neutral Milk Hotel 6 In The Aeroplane Over The Sea (15th) 56,029 17 The Smashing Pumpkins 22 Siamese Dream (52nd) 50,621 18 Metallica 21 Master Of Puppets (104th) 45,255 19 Weezer 21 Weezer (The Blue Album) (69th) 44,081
20 The National 13 High Violet (127th) 43,259
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