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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:
2001
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9,212
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Year of Release:
1992
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9,211
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Year of Release:
1974
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Rank Score:
9,208
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Year of Release:
1969
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9,148
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Year of Release:
2013
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Rank Score:
9,104
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Year of Release:
1994
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Rank Score:
9,067
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Year of Release:
1970
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9,053
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Year of Release:
1976
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9,021
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Year of Release:
1970
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8,987
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2000
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8,980
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 21 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 23 0%
1950s 272 3%
1960s 699 7%
1970s 1,536 15%
1980s 1,472 15%
1990s 1,818 18%
2000s 1,942 19%
2010s 2,132 21%
2020s 105 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 36 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 33 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Various Artists 29 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,025 50%
United Kingdom 2,604 26%
Canada 446 4%
Mixed Nationality 325 3%
Australia 216 2%
Germany 175 2%
Sweden 153 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,688 97%
Yes 312 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,773 98%
Yes 227 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,909 99%
Yes 91 1%
Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Led Zeppelin
6. Bob Dylan
7. The Rolling Stones
8. Arcade Fire
9. The Velvet Underground
10. Nirvana
11. The Smiths
12. Kendrick Lamar
13. Neil Young
14. The Beach Boys
15. Pixies
16. Kanye West
17. Miles Davis
18. Jimi Hendrix
19. Bruce Springsteen
20. R.E.M.
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