Top-ranked artists from United States

The top-ranked artists from United States that appear most prominently in over 51,000 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 States41Animal Collective32Merriweather Post Pavilion (136th)25,909
United States42Vampire Weekend6Modern Vampires Of The City (124th)25,822
United States43Marvin Gaye40What's Going On (54th)25,096
United States44The White Stripes13Elephant (115th)24,903
United States45Elliott Smith10Either/Or (127th)24,711
United States46Green Day25American Idiot (158th)23,987
United States47Steely Dan21Aja (170th)23,457
United States48Swans37To Be Kind (240th)23,260
United States49Television6Marquee Moon (47th)23,248
United States50Pavement16Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain (177th)22,643
United States51Nas21Illmatic (61st)22,558
United States52Tool8Lateralus (187th)22,448
United States53Lou Reed37Transformer (134th)22,154
United States54Interpol10Turn On The Bright Lights (89th)22,079
United States55Beck19Odelay (251st)21,920
United States56Jeff Buckley13Grace (57th)20,920
United States57Creedence Clearwater Revival22Cosmo's Factory (180th)20,510
United States58A Tribe Called Quest13The Low End Theory (139th)20,407
United States59Love18Forever Changes (72nd)19,771
United States60Joanna Newsom7Ys (178th)19,661
Total artists: 1,000. Page 3 of 50
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