Overall Chart

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:
1997
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4,281
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1999
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4,277
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Year of Release:
1984
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4,245
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2014
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4,241
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Year of Release:
2004
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4,239
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Year of Release:
1989
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4,239
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Year of Release:
1988
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4,234
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1984
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4,230
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1984
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4,220
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2010
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4,219
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 46 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 272 3%
1960s 682 7%
1970s 1,527 15%
1980s 1,473 15%
1990s 1,842 18%
2000s 2,031 20%
2010s 2,161 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 5,008 50%
United Kingdom 2,605 26%
Canada 446 4%
Mixed Nationality 274 3%
Australia 227 2%
Germany 184 2%
Sweden 156 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,708 97%
Yes 292 3%
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. Funeral by Arcade Fire
12. Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) by Led Zeppelin
13. Pet Sounds by The Beach Boys
14. Nevermind by Nirvana
15. The Beatles (The White Album) by The Beatles
16. In The Aeroplane Over The Sea by Neutral Milk Hotel
17. Doolittle by Pixies
18. The Queen Is Dead by The Smiths
19. London Calling by The Clash
20. The Bends by Radiohead
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