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Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 41,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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Year of Release:
1972
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2,168
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Year of Release:
2016
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2,162
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1977
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2,159
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1972
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2,155
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1996
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2,150
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Year of Release:
1987
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2,146
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2012
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2,139
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Year of Release:
1969
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2,138
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2001
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2,138
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1972
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2,136
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 86 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 262 3%
1960s 686 7%
1970s 1,521 15%
1980s 1,463 15%
1990s 1,846 18%
2000s 2,071 21%
2010s 2,149 21%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 39 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
Various Artists 29 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,009 50%
United Kingdom 2,611 26%
Canada 448 4%
Mixed Nationality 273 3%
Australia 225 2%
Germany 185 2%
Sweden 155 2%
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Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Led Zeppelin
6. Bob Dylan
7. Arcade Fire
8. The Rolling Stones
9. The Velvet Underground
10. Nirvana
11. The Smiths
12. Kendrick Lamar
13. Pixies
14. Neil Young
15. The Beach Boys
16. Miles Davis
17. Kanye West
18. Bruce Springsteen
19. The Who
20. R.E.M.
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