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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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1984
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1993
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1959
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2012
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1947
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1975
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1996
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2003
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2019
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Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 271 3%
1960s 697 7%
1970s 1,528 15%
1980s 1,485 15%
1990s 1,821 18%
2000s 1,952 20%
2010s 2,144 21%
2020s 76 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,068 51%
United Kingdom 2,569 26%
Canada 450 5%
Mixed Nationality 309 3%
Australia 219 2%
Germany 175 2%
Sweden 153 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,698 97%
Yes 302 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,776 98%
Yes 224 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,912 99%
Yes 88 1%
Best Albums of the 2010s
1. To Pimp A Butterfly by Kendrick Lamar
2. My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy by Kanye West
3. Good Kid, M.A.A.D City by Kendrick Lamar
4. The Suburbs by Arcade Fire
5. Lonerism by Tame Impala
6. Carrie & Lowell by Sufjan Stevens
7. A Moon Shaped Pool by Radiohead
8. Blonde by Frank Ocean
9. Modern Vampires Of The City by Vampire Weekend
10. High Violet by The National
11. ★ (Blackstar) by David Bowie
12. Teen Dream by Beach House
13. Channel Orange by Frank Ocean
14. Currents by Tame Impala
15. Helplessness Blues by Fleet Foxes
16. Bon Iver by Bon Iver
17. Lost In The Dream by The War On Drugs
18. This Is Happening by LCD Soundsystem
19. AM by Arctic Monkeys
20. Reflektor by Arcade Fire
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