"Arm in arm we are the harmless sociopaths"

- Andrew Bird
 

Overall chart

Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 36,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

You can customise how this chart is generated, browse the individual charts constituting the overall rankings from The Charts page, or submit your own chart from the My Charts page!

View chart at point in time
 Show this chart as it was on the following date
(... Or view the overall chart history).
Share this chart
Share | |
| RSS feed: | Download CSV file: Log in / register
URL to this chart: |
Collector's summary (filtered)Log in or register to discover the great albums that are missing from your music collection!

This chart is currently filtered to only show albums from Various Artists. (Remove this filter).

Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Release Date | Title | Artist
RankAlbumArtist
1025.

The Harder They Come
Compilation
Mixed Nationality Various Artists
Year of Release:1972Appears in:154 charts
Rank in 1972:26Rank Score:2,384
Rank in 1970s234Overall Rank:1,025
Average Rating:  80/100 (144 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
1254.

Saturday Night FeverMixed Nationality Various Artists
Year of Release:1977Appears in:180 charts
Rank in 1977:27Rank Score:1,850
Rank in 1970s276Overall Rank:1,254
Average Rating:  75/100 (283 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
2139.

Tropicália: Ou Panis Et CircencisMixed Nationality Various Artists
Year of Release:1968Appears in:48 charts
Rank in 1968:36Rank Score:993
Rank in 1960s189Overall Rank:2,139
Average Rating:  80/100 (68 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
2257.

A Christmas Gift For YouMixed Nationality Various Artists
Year of Release:1963Appears in:96 charts
Rank in 1963:8Rank Score:925
Rank in 1960s198Overall Rank:2,257
Average Rating:  78/100 (129 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
2585.

Anthology Of American Folk Music
Compilation
Mixed Nationality Various Artists
Year of Release:1952Appears in:64 charts
Rank in 1952:1Rank Score:775
Rank in 1950s44Overall Rank:2,585
Average Rating:  77/100 (62 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
2744.

O Brother, Where Art Thou?Mixed Nationality Various Artists
Year of Release:2000Appears in:87 charts
Rank in 2000:60Rank Score:711
Rank in 2000s610Overall Rank:2,744
Average Rating:  77/100 (109 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
2746.

The Rocky Horror Picture ShowMixed Nationality Various Artists
Year of Release:1975Appears in:80 charts
Rank in 1975:53Rank Score:710
Rank in 1970s523Overall Rank:2,746
Average Rating:  76/100 (91 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
3327.

Nuggets: Original Artyfacts From The First Psychedelic Era, 1965–1968
Compilation
Mixed Nationality Various Artists
Year of Release:1972Appears in:43 charts
Rank in 1972:58Rank Score:556
Rank in 1970s627Overall Rank:3,327
Average Rating:  83/100 (99 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
3700.

Woodstock: Music From The Original Soundtrack And MoreMixed Nationality Various Artists
Year of Release:1970Appears in:59 charts
Rank in 1970:75Rank Score:487
Rank in 1970s693Overall Rank:3,700
Average Rating:  78/100 (73 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
4345.

West Side Story (The Original Sound Track Recording)Mixed Nationality Various Artists
Year of Release:1961Appears in:44 charts
Rank in 1961:11Rank Score:398
Rank in 1960s312Overall Rank:4,345
Average Rating:  79/100 (39 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.

Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 209 2%
1960s 638 6%
1970s 1519 15%
1980s 1490 15%
1990s 1978 20%
2000s 2414 24%
2010s 1745 17%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 32 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Show all
Country Albums %


United States 5062 51%
United Kingdom 2659 27%
Canada 459 5%
Australia 232 2%
Mixed Nationality 210 2%
Germany 172 2%
Sweden 155 2%
Show all
BestEverAlbums.com  Site Newsletter
Sign up to receive the latest site news.
We value your privacy

BestEverAlbums.com   Music Stores
United States  Buy from your favourite store:
eBay Amazon iTunes
Best Artists of the 1960s
1. The Beatles
2. The Velvet Underground
3. Jimi Hendrix
4. Bob Dylan
5. The Beach Boys
6. The Velvet Underground And Nico
7. The Jimi Hendrix Experience
8. Led Zeppelin
9. The Doors
10. The Rolling Stones
11. King Crimson
12. John Coltrane
13. Frank Zappa
14. Van Morrison
15. The Kinks
16. Love
17. The Who
18. Neil Young
19. Pink Floyd
20. The Band


Copyright © 2005-2019 BestEverAlbums.com. All rights reserved.    Terms of Use  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Us  |   Advertising  |   RSS Feeds  |   Site Map