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Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 46,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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Year of Release:
1997
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92,432
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1973
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85,477
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1969
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75,569
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1966
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67,595
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2000
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62,555
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Year of Release:
1967
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61,633
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2007
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59,800
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1975
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59,643
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1972
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58,692
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1967
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54,458
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Total albums: 9,706. Page 1 of 971

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 23 0%
1950s 283 3%
1960s 703 7%
1970s 1,545 15%
1980s 1,478 15%
1990s 1,780 18%
2000s 1,907 19%
2010s 2,080 21%
2020s 200 2%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 34 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
The Beatles 31 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
Various Artists 30 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,034 50%
United Kingdom 2,626 26%
Canada 458 5%
Mixed Nationality 318 3%
Australia 219 2%
Germany 174 2%
Sweden 145 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,706 97%
Yes 294 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,752 98%
Yes 248 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,883 99%
Yes 117 1%
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