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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:
1983
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1,287
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2009
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1,287
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2019
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1,286
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2005
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1,286
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1973
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1,285
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2016
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1,283
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1998
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1,282
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2005
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1,279
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2003
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1,279
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2016
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 138 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 270 3%
1960s 685 7%
1970s 1,516 15%
1980s 1,472 15%
1990s 1,841 18%
2000s 2,056 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 27 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,014 50%
United Kingdom 2,612 26%
Canada 442 4%
Mixed Nationality 270 3%
Australia 227 2%
Germany 181 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,703 97%
Yes 297 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,855 99%
Yes 145 1%
Recognised  Year Charts (2019)
1. 50 Best Albums of 2019 by Rolling Stone (2019)
2. Best albums of 2019 by Fopp (2019)
3. The 50 Best Albums of 2019 by Billboard (2019)
4. Top 10 Albums of the Year 2019 by Bleep (2019)
5. The Loud And Quiet best 40 albums of 2019 by Loud And Quiet (2019)
6. Best Albums of 2019 by Northern Transmissions (2019)
7. The Best Albums of 2019 by The Ringer (2019)
8. Top 20 Albums of 2019 by Spectrum Culture (2019)
9. Albums Of The Year 2019 by Rough Trade (2019)
10. The 50 Best Albums of 2019 by Dummy (2019)
11. Les Inrocks Albums of the Year 2019 by Les Inrocks (2019)
12. Our 50 favourite albums of 2019 by The Vinyl Factory (2019)
13. NME Albums Of The Year 2019 by New Music Express (2019)
14. The Best Albums of 2019 by FLOOD Magazine (2019)
15. The Best Albums of 2019 by The Line Of Best Fit (2019)
16. Gorilla vs. Bear's Albums of 2019 by Gorilla vs. Bear (2019)
17. OOR's Eindlijst 2019 [OOR Top 20 Albums of 2019] by OOR (2019)
18. The 20 best albums of 2019 by Dazed (2019)
19. BrooklynVegan's Top 50 Albums of 2019 by BrooklynVegan (2019)
20. Uncut's Top 75 albums of 2019 by Uncut (2019)
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