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Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 53,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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Year of Release:
1978
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1,068
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Year of Release:
1974
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892
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1979
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330
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Year of Release:
1978
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299
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1980
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253
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1976
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242
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Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 2 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 292 3%
1960s 734 7%
1970s 1,472 15%
1980s 1,456 15%
1990s 1,689 17%
2000s 1,799 18%
2010s 2,044 20%
2020s 487 5%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 25 0%
Various Artists 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4,989 50%
United Kingdom 2,664 27%
Canada 447 4%
Mixed Nationality 304 3%
Australia 223 2%
Germany 167 2%
Sweden 142 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,719 97%
Yes 281 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,718 97%
Yes 282 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,887 99%
Yes 113 1%
Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Bob Dylan
6. Led Zeppelin
7. The Rolling Stones
8. Arcade Fire
9. The Velvet Underground
10. Nirvana
11. Kendrick Lamar
12. Neil Young
13. The Smiths
14. Miles Davis
15. The Beach Boys
16. Kanye West
17. Pixies
18. R.E.M.
19. Jimi Hendrix
20. Bruce Springsteen
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