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Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 45,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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2019
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1986
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1990
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Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 23 0%
1950s 278 3%
1960s 700 7%
1970s 1,547 15%
1980s 1,482 15%
1990s 1,802 18%
2000s 1,924 19%
2010s 2,116 21%
2020s 127 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 36 0%
David Bowie 34 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Various Artists 29 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 25 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,042 50%
United Kingdom 2,604 26%
Canada 451 5%
Mixed Nationality 325 3%
Australia 218 2%
Germany 176 2%
Sweden 147 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,692 97%
Yes 308 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,761 98%
Yes 239 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,901 99%
Yes 99 1%
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5. The Definitive 200 by National Association of Recording Merchandisers (2007)
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17. All Time Top 100 Albums by Sounds (1985)
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