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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:
1967
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5,976
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Year of Release:
1999
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5,957
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2019
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5,952
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Year of Release:
1979
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5,906
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2003
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5,905
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Year of Release:
1957
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5,903
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1980
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5,893
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2007
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5,866
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2011
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5,860
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Year of Release:
1971
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5,824
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 34 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 24 0%
1950s 272 3%
1960s 695 7%
1970s 1,543 15%
1980s 1,479 15%
1990s 1,818 18%
2000s 1,941 19%
2010s 2,131 21%
2020s 96 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Miles Davis 28 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,031 50%
United Kingdom 2,604 26%
Canada 447 4%
Mixed Nationality 315 3%
Australia 219 2%
Germany 176 2%
Sweden 153 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,695 97%
Yes 305 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,773 98%
Yes 227 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,911 99%
Yes 89 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
11. The Smiths
12. Kendrick Lamar
13. Neil Young
14. The Beach Boys
15. Miles Davis
16. Pixies
17. Kanye West
18. Jimi Hendrix
19. Bruce Springsteen
20. R.E.M.
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