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Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 43,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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Year of Release:
1968
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12,865
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1983
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12,522
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1970
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Rank Score:
12,498
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1988
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12,471
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2001
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Rank Score:
12,427
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Year of Release:
2010
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Rank Score:
12,418
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Year of Release:
1971
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Rank Score:
12,364
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1994
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Rank Score:
12,361
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1994
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Rank Score:
12,323
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1971
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12,314
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 15 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 15 0%
1950s 265 3%
1960s 696 7%
1970s 1,520 15%
1980s 1,476 15%
1990s 1,825 18%
2000s 2,022 20%
2010s 2,166 22%
2020s 14 0%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 36 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 28 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,021 50%
United Kingdom 2,608 26%
Canada 453 5%
Mixed Nationality 271 3%
Australia 228 2%
Germany 181 2%
Sweden 158 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,698 97%
Yes 302 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,793 98%
Yes 207 2%
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7. Sufjan Stevens
8. Radiohead
9. The National
10. Vampire Weekend
11. Death Grips
12. Bon Iver
13. Car Seat Headrest
14. The War On Drugs
15. David Bowie
16. Arctic Monkeys
17. Swans
18. Mark Kozelek
19. Lana Del Rey
20. The Black Keys
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