Overall Chart

Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 48,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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Year of Release:
1965
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863
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1971
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863
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1969
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1978
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1996
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862
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1981
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861
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1994
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861
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1974
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860
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1979
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860
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 195 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 289 3%
1960s 713 7%
1970s 1,513 15%
1980s 1,471 15%
1990s 1,733 17%
2000s 1,860 19%
2010s 2,069 21%
2020s 326 3%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 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 5,034 50%
United Kingdom 2,639 26%
Canada 450 5%
Mixed Nationality 291 3%
Australia 224 2%
Germany 165 2%
Sweden 143 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,705 97%
Yes 295 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,735 97%
Yes 265 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,888 99%
Yes 112 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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