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Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 42,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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Year of Release:
2012
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30,508
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Year of Release:
1972
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30,043
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1975
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29,337
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1969
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29,213
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2002
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28,343
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2005
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27,847
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Year of Release:
1971
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27,373
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Year of Release:
1977
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26,780
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1987
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26,010
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1991
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25,926
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 5 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 272 3%
1960s 682 7%
1970s 1,528 15%
1980s 1,474 15%
1990s 1,841 18%
2000s 2,031 20%
2010s 2,160 22%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,006 50%
United Kingdom 2,608 26%
Canada 446 4%
Mixed Nationality 273 3%
Australia 227 2%
Germany 184 2%
Sweden 156 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,708 97%
Yes 292 3%
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2. Kanye West
3. Arcade Fire
4. Tame Impala
5. Beach House
6. Sufjan Stevens
7. Frank Ocean
8. Radiohead
9. The National
10. Vampire Weekend
11. Bon Iver
12. Death Grips
13. Car Seat Headrest
14. The War On Drugs
15. David Bowie
16. Arctic Monkeys
17. The Black Keys
18. Swans
19. Mark Kozelek
20. Fleet Foxes
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