Overall Chart

Listed below are the overall rankings for the best albums in history as determined by their aggregate positions in over 46,000 different greatest album charts on BestEverAlbums.com!

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Year of Release:
1976
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Rank Score:
15,776
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Year of Release:
2007
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15,611
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Year of Release:
1988
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Rank Score:
15,539
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2016
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Rank Score:
15,396
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Year of Release:
1997
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Rank Score:
15,294
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Year of Release:
1969
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Rank Score:
15,158
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Year of Release:
1963
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Rank Score:
15,142
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2007
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15,140
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Year of Release:
1975
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Rank Score:
15,106
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2002
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15,075
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 10 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 26 0%
1950s 284 3%
1960s 707 7%
1970s 1,541 15%
1980s 1,482 15%
1990s 1,779 18%
2000s 1,903 19%
2010s 2,071 21%
2020s 206 2%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 35 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
The Beatles 31 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
Various Artists 30 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,054 51%
United Kingdom 2,619 26%
Canada 456 5%
Mixed Nationality 311 3%
Australia 217 2%
Germany 170 2%
Sweden 143 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,706 97%
Yes 294 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,753 98%
Yes 247 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,884 99%
Yes 116 1%
Best Artists of the 2020s
1. The Strokes
2. Black Country, New Road
3. Fiona Apple
4. Phoebe Bridgers
5. Taylor Swift
6. Little Simz
7. The Weeknd
8. Fleet Foxes
9. Floating Points, Pharoah Sanders & The London Symphony Orchestra
10. Jessie Ware
11. Run The Jewels
12. King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard
13. Charli XCX
14. Squid
15. Black Midi
16. Tyler, The Creator
17. Sufjan Stevens
18. Weezer
19. Perfume Genius
20. Japanese Breakfast
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