Overall Chart

Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 43,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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1983
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151
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2019
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2000
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2012
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1981
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151
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2012
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1951
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151
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1990
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151
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1988
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1953
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 788 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 23 0%
1950s 264 3%
1960s 692 7%
1970s 1,521 15%
1980s 1,476 15%
1990s 1,824 18%
2000s 2,009 20%
2010s 2,166 22%
2020s 24 0%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 28 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,030 50%
United Kingdom 2,604 26%
Canada 453 5%
Mixed Nationality 270 3%
Australia 230 2%
Germany 174 2%
Sweden 158 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,692 97%
Yes 308 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,791 98%
Yes 209 2%
Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Bob Dylan
6. Led Zeppelin
7. Arcade Fire
8. The Rolling Stones
9. The Velvet Underground
10. Nirvana
11. The Smiths
12. Kendrick Lamar
13. Neil Young
14. The Beach Boys
15. Pixies
16. Miles Davis
17. Kanye West
18. Bruce Springsteen
19. R.E.M.
20. The Who
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