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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:
1992
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1979
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1978
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2010
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2008
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2018
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1976
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1975
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 541 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%
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5. Top 100 Albums by ABC (2006)
6. The Definitive 200 by National Association of Recording Merchandisers (2007)
7. Virgin All-Time Top 1000 Albums by Virgin (2000)
8. The 100 Greatest Albums Of All Time by Absolute Radio (2012)
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12. 100 Greatest Albums Ever by Q (2006)
13. The Greatest Rock Albums by uDiscoverMusic (2015)
14. Greatest 100 Albums of All Time by The Guinness Book of British Hit Singles & Albums with NME (2006)
15. Top 90.3 Listener Voted Albums by KEXP (2008)
16. The Top 50 Albums of All Time by Sound & Vision Magazine (2010)
17. Os 100 Melhores Discos de Todos Os Tempos by Sinewave (2012)
18. 100 Greatest Albums Of All Time by The Sound (2018)
19. The Guardian 100 Best Albums Ever by The Guardian (1997)
20. The 100 Greatest Rock Albums Of All Time by Classic Rock (2001)
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