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Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 40,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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Year of Release:
1970
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6,510
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1972
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6,508
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1973
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6,506
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1978
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6,502
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2001
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6,469
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Year of Release:
2017
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Rank Score:
6,426
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Year of Release:
1959
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Rank Score:
6,424
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2010
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6,416
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1978
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6,409
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2002
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6,407
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 31 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 262 3%
1960s 681 7%
1970s 1,521 15%
1980s 1,482 15%
1990s 1,854 19%
2000s 2,065 21%
2010s 2,133 21%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 30 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,008 50%
United Kingdom 2,610 26%
Canada 448 4%
Mixed Nationality 268 3%
Australia 224 2%
Germany 186 2%
Sweden 156 2%
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Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Led Zeppelin
6. Bob Dylan
7. Arcade Fire
8. The Rolling Stones
9. The Velvet Underground
10. Nirvana
11. The Smiths
12. Kendrick Lamar
13. Pixies
14. The Beach Boys
15. Neil Young
16. Miles Davis
17. Bruce Springsteen
18. Kanye West
19. The Who
20. U2
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