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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:
1979
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907
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Year of Release:
1968
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906
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1998
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905
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1966
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905
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2020
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905
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Year of Release:
1973
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905
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1973
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904
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1993
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904
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1973
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904
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1995
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902
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 187 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 26 0%
1950s 287 3%
1960s 710 7%
1970s 1,526 15%
1980s 1,478 15%
1990s 1,755 18%
2000s 1,887 19%
2010s 2,070 21%
2020s 260 3%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 36 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
The Beatles 31 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
Various Artists 28 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,036 50%
United Kingdom 2,638 26%
Canada 461 5%
Mixed Nationality 298 3%
Australia 225 2%
Germany 167 2%
Sweden 145 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,701 97%
Yes 299 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,742 97%
Yes 258 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. The Beach Boys
16. Kanye West
17. Pixies
18. Jimi Hendrix
19. Bruce Springsteen
20. R.E.M.
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