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Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 46,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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Year of Release:
1989
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2,680
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Year of Release:
1979
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2,678
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Year of Release:
1974
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2,674
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Year of Release:
1993
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2,662
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Year of Release:
1975
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2,660
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Year of Release:
1993
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2,659
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1995
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2,652
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1999
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Rank Score:
2,647
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2006
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2,645
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1991
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2,644
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 72 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 270 3%
1960s 692 7%
1970s 1,541 15%
1980s 1,483 15%
1990s 1,818 18%
2000s 1,947 19%
2010s 2,142 21%
2020s 81 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Various Artists 26 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,030 50%
United Kingdom 2,599 26%
Canada 446 4%
Mixed Nationality 314 3%
Australia 220 2%
Germany 179 2%
Sweden 153 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,699 97%
Yes 301 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,770 98%
Yes 230 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,912 99%
Yes 88 1%
Best Artists of the 1980s
1. The Smiths
2. Pixies
3. Prince
4. The Cure
5. Talking Heads
6. U2
7. Metallica
8. The Stone Roses
9. R.E.M.
10. Kate Bush
11. Sonic Youth
12. Bruce Springsteen
13. Michael Jackson
14. Tom Waits
15. Joy Division
16. Prince And The Revolution
17. Iron Maiden
18. New Order
19. Rush
20. Talk Talk
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