Overall Chart

Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 43,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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Year of Release:
1985
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380
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1974
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380
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1973
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379
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1993
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2011
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379
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1990
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379
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2005
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379
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1998
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379
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1988
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379
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2017
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378
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 374 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 12 0%
1950s 271 3%
1960s 688 7%
1970s 1,523 15%
1980s 1,480 15%
1990s 1,827 18%
2000s 2,031 20%
2010s 2,158 22%
2020s 9 0%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 26 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,013 50%
United Kingdom 2,605 26%
Canada 450 5%
Mixed Nationality 271 3%
Australia 228 2%
Germany 186 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,710 97%
Yes 290 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,812 98%
Yes 188 2%
Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Bob Dylan
6. Led Zeppelin
7. Arcade Fire
8. The Rolling Stones
9. The Velvet Underground
10. Nirvana
11. The Smiths
12. Kendrick Lamar
13. Neil Young
14. The Beach Boys
15. Pixies
16. Miles Davis
17. Kanye West
18. Bruce Springsteen
19. The Who
20. R.E.M.
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