"Shut off and curl up; if it hurts push harder"

- Laika
 

Overall chart

Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 36,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

You can customise how this chart is generated, browse the individual charts constituting the overall rankings from The Charts page, or submit your own chart from the My Charts page!

View chart at point in time
 Show this chart as it was on the following date
(... Or view the overall chart history).
Share this chart
Share | |
| RSS feed: | Download CSV file: Log in / register
URL to this chart: |
Collector's summary (top 1,000)Log in or register to discover the great albums that are missing from your music collection!
Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Release Date | Title | Artist
RankAlbumArtist
641.

DisciplineUnited Kingdom King Crimson
Year of Release:1981Appears in:271 charts
Rank in 1981:3Rank Score:3,966
Rank in 1980s95Overall Rank:641
Average Rating:  80/100 (367 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
642.

Can't Buy A ThrillUnited States Steely Dan
Year of Release:1972Appears in:279 charts
Rank in 1972:14Rank Score:3,929
Rank in 1970s153Overall Rank:642
Average Rating:  81/100 (387 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
643.

SpecialsUnited Kingdom The Specials
Year of Release:1979Appears in:282 charts
Rank in 1979:12Rank Score:3,928
Rank in 1970s154Overall Rank:643
Average Rating:  79/100 (355 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
644.

Seventh Son Of A Seventh SonUnited Kingdom Iron Maiden
Year of Release:1988Appears in:218 charts
Rank in 1988:12Rank Score:3,922
Rank in 1980s96Overall Rank:644
Average Rating:  78/100 (383 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
645.

Dusty In MemphisUnited Kingdom Dusty Springfield
Year of Release:1969Appears in:310 charts
Rank in 1969:18Rank Score:3,905
Rank in 1960s71Overall Rank:645
Average Rating:  79/100 (381 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
646.

HejiraCanada Joni Mitchell
Year of Release:1976Appears in:214 charts
Rank in 1976:11Rank Score:3,894
Rank in 1970s155Overall Rank:646
Average Rating:  79/100 (283 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
647.

Willy And The Poor BoysUnited States Creedence Clearwater Revival
Year of Release:1969Appears in:337 charts
Rank in 1969:19Rank Score:3,887
Rank in 1960s72Overall Rank:647
Average Rating:  82/100 (434 votes)
Comments: 18 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
648.

Neu!Germany Neu!
Year of Release:1972Appears in:286 charts
Rank in 1972:15Rank Score:3,883
Rank in 1970s156Overall Rank:648
Average Rating:  81/100 (344 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
649.

My Life In The Bush Of GhostsUnited Kingdom Brian Eno & David Byrne
Year of Release:1981Appears in:270 charts
Rank in 1981:4Rank Score:3,881
Rank in 1980s97Overall Rank:649
Average Rating:  78/100 (297 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
650.

Here's Little RichardUnited States Little Richard
Year of Release:1957Appears in:267 charts
Rank in 1957:2Rank Score:3,873
Rank in 1950s8Overall Rank:650
Average Rating:  79/100 (342 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.

Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 209 2%
1960s 638 6%
1970s 1517 15%
1980s 1490 15%
1990s 1984 20%
2000s 2407 24%
2010s 1748 17%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 31 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Show all
Country Albums %


United States 5069 51%
United Kingdom 2655 27%
Canada 459 5%
Australia 232 2%
Mixed Nationality 210 2%
Germany 172 2%
Sweden 155 2%
Show all
BestEverAlbums.com  Site Newsletter
Sign up to receive the latest site news.
We value your privacy

BestEverAlbums.com   Music Stores
United States  Buy from your favourite store:
eBay Amazon iTunes
Best Artists of the 1970s
1. Pink Floyd
2. David Bowie
3. Led Zeppelin
4. The Clash
5. The Rolling Stones
6. Neil Young
7. The Who
8. Bruce Springsteen
9. Fleetwood Mac
10. Bob Dylan
11. Black Sabbath
12. Genesis
13. Joy Division
14. Queen
15. Yes
16. Stevie Wonder
17. Nick Drake
18. Bob Marley
19. Television
20. Paul McCartney


Copyright © 2005-2019 BestEverAlbums.com. All rights reserved.    Terms of Use  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Us  |   Advertising  |   RSS Feeds  |   Site Map