Overall Chart

Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 47,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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1987
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116
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1979
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1988
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1992
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1971
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116
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1989
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2001
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2018
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2008
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1974
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Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 26 0%
1950s 288 3%
1960s 707 7%
1970s 1,540 15%
1980s 1,477 15%
1990s 1,771 18%
2000s 1,898 19%
2010s 2,073 21%
2020s 219 2%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 34 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
The Beatles 31 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
Various Artists 29 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,046 50%
United Kingdom 2,635 26%
Canada 454 5%
Mixed Nationality 302 3%
Australia 220 2%
Germany 170 2%
Sweden 146 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,706 97%
Yes 294 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,749 97%
Yes 251 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,885 99%
Yes 115 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 (US)
11. Kendrick Lamar
12. The Smiths
13. Neil Young
14. Miles Davis
15. The Beach Boys
16. Kanye West
17. Pixies
18. Jimi Hendrix
19. Bruce Springsteen
20. R.E.M.
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