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The best album by Carpenters is Close To You which is ranked number 4,867 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 306.

Carpenters is ranked number 1,197 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 1,252.

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Carpenters best albums

The following albums by Carpenters are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Close To YouUnited States Carpenters
Year of Release:1970Appears in:46 charts
Rank in 1970:92Rank Score:306
Rank in 1970s873Overall Rank:4,867
Average Rating:  71/100 (67 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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A Song For YouUnited States Carpenters
Year of Release:1972Appears in:26 charts
Rank in 1972:120Rank Score:217
Rank in 1970s1,095Overall Rank:6,384
Average Rating:  73/100 (35 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.

The Singles 1969-1973
Compilation
United States Carpenters
Year of Release:1973Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1973:142Rank Score:187
Rank in 1970s1,203Overall Rank:7,160
Average Rating:  77/100 (28 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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4.

Gold: 35th Anniversary Edition
Compilation
United States Carpenters
Year of Release:2004Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 2004:199Rank Score:129
Rank in 2000s2,369Overall Rank:9,461
Average Rating:  79/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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PassageUnited States Carpenters
Year of Release:1977Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1977:137Rank Score:128
Rank in 1970s1,471Overall Rank:9,540
Average Rating:  68/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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CarpentersUnited States Carpenters
Year of Release:1971Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 1971:204Rank Score:87
Rank in 1970s1,938Overall Rank:13,486
Average Rating:  76/100 (33 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Now & ThenUnited States Carpenters
Year of Release:1973Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1973:269Rank Score:61
Rank in 1970s2,392Overall Rank:17,571
Average Rating:  73/100 (21 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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HorizonUnited States Carpenters
Year of Release:1975Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1975:247Rank Score:52
Rank in 1970s2,575Overall Rank:19,107
Average Rating:  74/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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OfferingUnited States Carpenters
Year of Release:1969Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1969:280Rank Score:35
Rank in 1960s1,270Overall Rank:22,757
Average Rating:  74/100 (12 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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10.

Classics Volume 2
Compilation
United States Carpenters
Year of Release:1987Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1987:403Rank Score:19
Rank in 1980s3,901Overall Rank:28,120
Average Rating:  75/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 1,197

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Carpenters best tracks

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1.(They Long To Be) Close To You
(from the album Close To You)
 87/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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2.We've Only Just Begun
(from the album Close To You)
 87/100 (38 votes)
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3.Superstar
(from the album Carpenters)
 86/100 (15 votes)
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4.Rainy Days And Mondays
(from the album Carpenters)
 84/100 (17 votes)
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5.Top Of The World
(from the album A Song For You)
 82/100 (12 votes)
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6.Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft
(from the album Passage)
 81/100 (11 votes)
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7.I'll Never Fall In Love Again
(from the album Close To You)
 79/100 (17 votes)
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8.Sweet Sweet Smile
(from the album Passage)
 79/100 (6 votes)
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9.Please Mr Postman
(from the album Horizon)
 79/100 (5 votes)
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10.Yesterday Once More
(from the album Now & Then)
 79/100 (7 votes)
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11.Hurting Each Other
(from the album A Song For You)
 78/100 (9 votes)
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12.Goodbye To Love
(from the album A Song For You)
 78/100 (7 votes)
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13.Sing
(from the album Now & Then)
 78/100 (6 votes)
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14.For All We Know
(from the album Carpenters)
 78/100 (12 votes)
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15.Mr. Guder
(from the album Close To You)
 77/100 (9 votes)
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16.One Fine Day
(from the album Now & Then)
 76/100 (3 votes)
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17.All You Get From Love Is A Love Song
(from the album Passage)
 76/100 (5 votes)
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18.Let Me Be The One
(from the album Carpenters)
 76/100 (6 votes)
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19.B'wana She No Home
(from the album Passage)
 75/100 (3 votes)
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20.Song For You
(from the album A Song For You)
 75/100 (4 votes)
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Carpenters ratings

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76/100 (from 20 votes)
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65/100
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From fisher60 01/20/2017 12:53
Their music is timeless and beautiful
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From Coconut 03/18/2016 10:50
The Carpenters made some of the greatest pop of the 70's. Karen's voice was pure and unaffected while Richard was a master producer and arranger. The combination is classic.
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From Willie24 11/03/2013 19:54
Nice - Yes Nice but behind the saccharin Karen Carpenter had the perfect voice for loght pop music
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