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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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Year of Release:
1985
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19,406
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2002
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19,072
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Year of Release:
1967
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19,033
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1971
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18,736
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2000
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18,374
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1984
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18,090
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2002
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17,551
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2007
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17,495
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1975
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17,327
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1991
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17,279
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 9 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 11 0%
1950s 270 3%
1960s 687 7%
1970s 1,522 15%
1980s 1,485 15%
1990s 1,827 18%
2000s 2,031 20%
2010s 2,156 22%
2020s 10 0%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,014 50%
United Kingdom 2,607 26%
Canada 450 5%
Mixed Nationality 270 3%
Australia 228 2%
Germany 185 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,711 97%
Yes 289 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,803 98%
Yes 197 2%
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11. Bon Iver
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