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Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 44,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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Year of Release:
1989
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2,660
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1993
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2,659
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1997
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2,655
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Year of Release:
1965
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2,653
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Year of Release:
2006
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Rank Score:
2,646
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2003
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2,644
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Year of Release:
1976
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2,640
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2005
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2,633
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1974
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2,621
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1993
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2,621
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 72 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 24 0%
1950s 272 3%
1960s 697 7%
1970s 1,543 15%
1980s 1,478 15%
1990s 1,818 18%
2000s 1,942 19%
2010s 2,130 21%
2020s 96 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Miles Davis 28 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,032 50%
United Kingdom 2,605 26%
Canada 452 5%
Mixed Nationality 309 3%
Australia 219 2%
Germany 177 2%
Sweden 153 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,695 97%
Yes 306 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,774 98%
Yes 227 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,912 99%
Yes 89 1%
Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Bob Dylan
6. Led Zeppelin
7. The Rolling Stones
8. Arcade Fire
9. The Velvet Underground
10. Nirvana
11. The Smiths
12. Kendrick Lamar
13. Neil Young
14. The Beach Boys
15. Miles Davis
16. Pixies
17. Kanye West
18. Jimi Hendrix
19. Bruce Springsteen
20. R.E.M.
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