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Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 44,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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Year of Release:
2005
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14,414
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Year of Release:
2016
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14,406
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Year of Release:
1976
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Rank Score:
14,314
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1972
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14,040
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2008
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Rank Score:
13,966
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Year of Release:
1993
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13,939
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2010
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13,832
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Year of Release:
1990
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13,797
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1976
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Rank Score:
13,691
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2002
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13,639
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 13 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 23 0%
1950s 268 3%
1960s 698 7%
1970s 1,521 15%
1980s 1,466 15%
1990s 1,816 18%
2000s 2,012 20%
2010s 2,160 22%
2020s 35 0%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,038 50%
United Kingdom 2,605 26%
Canada 452 5%
Mixed Nationality 269 3%
Australia 231 2%
Germany 178 2%
Sweden 155 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,692 97%
Yes 308 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,782 98%
Yes 218 2%
Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Bob Dylan
6. Led Zeppelin
7. Arcade Fire
8. The Rolling Stones
9. The Velvet Underground
10. Nirvana
11. The Smiths
12. Kendrick Lamar
13. Neil Young
14. Pixies
15. The Beach Boys
16. Miles Davis
17. Kanye West
18. Bruce Springsteen
19. R.E.M.
20. The Who
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