Top-ranked artists

The top-ranked artists that appear most prominently in over 39,000 greatest album charts on are listed below:

N.B. Artists 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 States381Queensrÿche21Operation: Mindcrime (611th)6,202
United States382They Might Be Giants30Flood (945th)6,197
United States383Beyoncé9Lemonade (871st)6,189
United Kingdom384Fairport Convention29Liege And Lief (911th)6,183
United States385Sleater-Kinney11Dig Me Out (1,321st)6,167
United States386Sam Cooke22Night Beat (1,508th)6,159
United States387Pere Ubu22The Modern Dance (629th)6,113
United Kingdom388Ozzy Osbourne18Blizzard Of Ozz (1,052nd)6,105
United Kingdom389Rainbow14Rising (710th)6,093
United States390American Football3American Football (464th)6,085
United Kingdom391Thom Yorke8The Eraser (562nd)6,080
United States392Janis Joplin11Pearl (580th)6,073
United States393Townes Van Zandt29Townes Van Zandt (1,085th)6,065
United States394Hole6Live Through This (608th)6,048
Australia395INXS15Kick (794th)6,035
United Kingdom396Public Image Ltd.13Metal Box (625th)6,029
United Kingdom397M.I.A. (UK)7Kala (679th)6,006
United Kingdom398Rod Stewart43Every Picture Tells A Story (835th)5,980
United States399Black Flag15Damaged (693rd)5,947
United States400Will Oldham33I See A Darkness (707th)5,944
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