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Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 41,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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Year of Release:
1966
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34,574
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Year of Release:
1989
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33,931
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1979
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33,368
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2010
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32,615
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Year of Release:
1971
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Rank Score:
31,558
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2010
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31,491
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Year of Release:
1967
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31,159
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1989
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30,943
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1977
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30,933
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1959
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30,784
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 4 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 269 3%
1960s 684 7%
1970s 1,516 15%
1980s 1,473 15%
1990s 1,840 18%
2000s 2,058 21%
2010s 2,155 22%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 26 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,017 50%
United Kingdom 2,611 26%
Canada 442 4%
Mixed Nationality 268 3%
Australia 227 2%
Germany 182 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,704 97%
Yes 296 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,856 99%
Yes 144 1%
Best Artists of the 2000s
1. Radiohead
2. Arcade Fire
3. The Strokes
4. Coldplay
5. Arctic Monkeys
6. Muse
7. Animal Collective
8. Wilco
9. Sufjan Stevens
10. The White Stripes
11. Kanye West
12. Interpol
13. Modest Mouse
14. Queens Of The Stone Age
15. Godspeed You! Black Emperor
16. LCD Soundsystem
17. The National
18. The Flaming Lips
19. Bon Iver
20. Gorillaz
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