Overall Chart

Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 45,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

You can customise how this chart is generated, browse the individual charts constituting the overall rankings from The Charts page, or submit your own chart from the My Charts page!

View chart at point in time
 Show this chart as it was on the following date
(... Or view the overall chart history).
Share this chart
Share | |
  • RSS feed: RSS
  • Download CSV file: Log in / register
  • Play on Spotify:
  • URL to this chart:
Collector's summary (top 1,000)Log in or register to discover the great albums that are missing from your music collection!
Sort by
Year of Release:
2008
Appears in:
Rank Score:
115
Rank in 2008:
Rank in 2000s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
1986
Appears in:
Rank Score:
115
Rank in 1986:
Rank in 1980s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
1985
Appears in:
Rank Score:
115
Rank in 1985:
Rank in 1980s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
9994.
6 
Year of Release:
2003
Appears in:
Rank Score:
115
Rank in 2003:
Rank in 2000s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
1990
Appears in:
Rank Score:
115
Rank in 1990:
Rank in 1990s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
1996
Appears in:
Rank Score:
115
Rank in 1996:
Rank in 1990s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
1994
Appears in:
Rank Score:
115
Rank in 1994:
Rank in 1990s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2015
Appears in:
Rank Score:
115
Rank in 2015:
Rank in 2010s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
2010
Appears in:
Rank Score:
115
Rank in 2010:
Rank in 2010s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Year of Release:
1968
Appears in:
Rank Score:
115
Rank in 1968:
Rank in 1960s:
Overall Rank:
Average Rating:
Comments:
Total albums: 10,000. Page 1,000 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 23 0%
1950s 278 3%
1960s 701 7%
1970s 1,547 15%
1980s 1,482 15%
1990s 1,801 18%
2000s 1,924 19%
2010s 2,116 21%
2020s 127 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 36 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 34 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Various Artists 29 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 25 0%
Show all
Country Albums %


United States 5,042 50%
United Kingdom 2,603 26%
Canada 451 5%
Mixed Nationality 325 3%
Australia 218 2%
Germany 176 2%
Sweden 147 1%
Show all
Compilation? Albums %
No 9,692 97%
Yes 308 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,761 98%
Yes 239 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,901 99%
Yes 99 1%
Best Albums of 1989
1. Doolittle by Pixies
2. The Stone Roses by The Stone Roses
3. Disintegration by The Cure
4. Paul's Boutique by Beastie Boys
5. On Fire by Galaxie 500
6. Bleach by Nirvana
7. Pretty Hate Machine by Nine Inch Nails
8. 3 Feet High And Rising by De La Soul
9. Full Moon Fever by Tom Petty
10. New York by Lou Reed
11. Technique by New Order
12. Like A Prayer by Madonna
13. The Real Thing by Faith No More
14. 13 Songs by Fugazi
15. The Sensual World by Kate Bush
16. Hats by The Blue Nile
17. Floating Into The Night by Julee Cruise
18. Pump by Aerosmith
19. Rhythm Nation 1814 by Janet Jackson
20. The Seeds Of Love by Tears For Fears
Back to Top