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Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 49,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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Year of Release:
1987
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536
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1978
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1979
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535
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1978
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2005
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534
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1969
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533
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1994
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533
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2017
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532
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2007
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532
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2015
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 289 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 288 3%
1960s 711 7%
1970s 1,511 15%
1980s 1,467 15%
1990s 1,730 17%
2000s 1,857 19%
2010s 2,074 21%
2020s 337 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 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,034 50%
United Kingdom 2,645 26%
Canada 449 4%
Mixed Nationality 293 3%
Australia 221 2%
Germany 165 2%
Sweden 142 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,707 97%
Yes 294 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,733 97%
Yes 268 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,889 99%
Yes 112 1%
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