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Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 47,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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Year of Release:
2005
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1,535
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Year of Release:
1959
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1,531
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2011
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1,530
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Year of Release:
1967
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1,529
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1987
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1,527
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1969
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1,526
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2011
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1,526
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1977
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1,523
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1998
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1,522
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1976
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 119 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 29 0%
1950s 287 3%
1960s 713 7%
1970s 1,536 15%
1980s 1,477 15%
1990s 1,762 18%
2000s 1,897 19%
2010s 2,069 21%
2020s 229 2%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 35 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
The Beatles 31 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
Various Artists 29 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,048 50%
United Kingdom 2,634 26%
Canada 455 5%
Mixed Nationality 301 3%
Australia 223 2%
Germany 169 2%
Sweden 143 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,704 97%
Yes 296 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,747 97%
Yes 253 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,885 99%
Yes 115 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 (US)
11. Kendrick Lamar
12. The Smiths
13. Neil Young
14. Miles Davis
15. Kanye West
16. The Beach Boys
17. Pixies
18. Jimi Hendrix
19. Bruce Springsteen
20. R.E.M.
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