Overall Chart

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:
1981
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315
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1986
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314
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1973
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314
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1970
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314
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2013
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314
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2014
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314
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1987
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314
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2001
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314
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1983
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314
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1994
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 444 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 288 3%
1960s 711 7%
1970s 1,512 15%
1980s 1,468 15%
1990s 1,731 17%
2000s 1,856 19%
2010s 2,076 21%
2020s 333 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 5,031 50%
United Kingdom 2,646 26%
Canada 449 4%
Mixed Nationality 293 3%
Australia 222 2%
Germany 165 2%
Sweden 142 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,707 97%
Yes 294 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,734 97%
Yes 267 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,889 99%
Yes 112 1%
Best Ever Albums
1. OK Computer by Radiohead
2. The Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
3. Abbey Road by The Beatles
4. Revolver by The Beatles
5. Kid A by Radiohead
6. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles
7. In Rainbows by Radiohead
8. Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd
9. The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars by David Bowie
10. The Velvet Underground & Nico by The Velvet Underground & Nico
11. Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) by Led Zeppelin
12. Pet Sounds by The Beach Boys
13. The Beatles (The White Album) by The Beatles
14. Funeral by Arcade Fire
15. Nevermind by Nirvana (US)
16. In The Aeroplane Over The Sea by Neutral Milk Hotel
17. The Queen Is Dead by The Smiths
18. Doolittle by Pixies
19. London Calling by The Clash
20. To Pimp A Butterfly by Kendrick Lamar
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