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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:
2008
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13,242
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Year of Release:
2016
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13,171
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Year of Release:
1970
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13,161
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2002
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13,133
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2000
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12,985
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1980
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12,915
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2001
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12,622
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1996
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12,539
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2007
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12,511
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1997
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12,481
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 14 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 24 0%
1950s 272 3%
1960s 697 7%
1970s 1,543 15%
1980s 1,478 15%
1990s 1,818 18%
2000s 1,942 19%
2010s 2,130 21%
2020s 96 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Miles Davis 28 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,032 50%
United Kingdom 2,605 26%
Canada 452 5%
Mixed Nationality 309 3%
Australia 219 2%
Germany 177 2%
Sweden 153 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,695 97%
Yes 306 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,774 98%
Yes 227 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,912 99%
Yes 89 1%
Best Artists of the 1990s
1. Radiohead
2. Nirvana
3. Neutral Milk Hotel
4. The Smashing Pumpkins
5. My Bloody Valentine
6. Oasis
7. Weezer
8. Pearl Jam
9. R.E.M.
10. Richard David James
11. Björk
12. Pavement
13. Jeff Buckley
14. Blur
15. Sigur Rós
16. Portishead
17. Nas
18. Red Hot Chili Peppers
19. Elliott Smith
20. Massive Attack
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