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The best album by Carpenters is Close To You which is ranked number 4,678 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 305.

Carpenters is ranked number 1,238 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 1,141.

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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:45 charts
Rank in 1970:90Rank Score:305
Rank in 1970s841Overall Rank:4,679
Average Rating:  72/100 (64 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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2.

A Song For YouUnited States Carpenters
Year of Release:1972Appears in:27 charts
Rank in 1972:113Rank Score:221
Rank in 1970s1,043Overall Rank:6,032
Average Rating:  73/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.

The Singles 1969-1973
Compilation
United States Carpenters
Year of Release:1973Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 1973:133Rank Score:195
Rank in 1970s1,130Overall Rank:6,604
Average Rating:  77/100 (28 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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4.

PassageUnited States Carpenters
Year of Release:1977Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 1977:126Rank Score:125
Rank in 1970s1,429Overall Rank:9,311
Average Rating:  68/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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5.

CarpentersUnited States Carpenters
Year of Release:1971Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1971:211Rank Score:79
Rank in 1970s2,008Overall Rank:14,042
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 1973:258Rank Score:60
Rank in 1970s2,333Overall Rank:16,989
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 1975:242Rank Score:53
Rank in 1970s2,474Overall Rank:18,218
Average Rating:  74/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.

Gold: 35th Anniversary Edition
Compilation
United States Carpenters
Year of Release:2004Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 2004:468Rank Score:45
Rank in 2000s5,354Overall Rank:19,618
Average Rating:  78/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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9.

Classics Volume 2
Compilation
United States Carpenters
Year of Release:1987Appears in:3 charts
Rank in 1987:385Rank Score:19
Rank in 1980s3,732Overall Rank:26,785
Average Rating:  75/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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10.

Christmas PortraitUnited States Carpenters
Year of Release:1978Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1978:362Rank Score:15
Rank in 1970s3,547Overall Rank:30,283
Average Rating:  76/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 1,238

This may not be a complete discography for Carpenters. This listing only shows those albums by this artist that appear in at least one chart on this site. If an album is 'missing' that you think deserves to be here, you can include it in your own chart from the My Charts page!

Carpenters best tracks

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1.(They Long To Be) Close To You
(from the album Close To You)
 87/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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2.We've Only Just Begun
(from the album Close To You)
 86/100 (34 votes)
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3.Superstar
(from the album Carpenters)
 84/100 (12 votes)
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4.Rainy Days And Mondays
(from the album Carpenters)
 83/100 (15 votes)
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5.Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft
(from the album Passage)
 80/100 (10 votes)
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6.Top Of The World
(from the album A Song For You)
 80/100 (10 votes)
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7.I'll Never Fall In Love Again
(from the album Close To You)
 79/100 (16 votes)
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8.Sweet Sweet Smile
(from the album Passage)
 79/100 (6 votes)
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9.Hurting Each Other
(from the album A Song For You)
 78/100 (9 votes)
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10.Please Mr Postman
(from the album Horizon)
 78/100 (4 votes)
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11.Goodbye To Love
(from the album A Song For You)
 77/100 (6 votes)
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12.Yesterday Once More
(from the album Now & Then)
 77/100 (6 votes)
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13.For All We Know
(from the album Carpenters)
 77/100 (11 votes)
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14.Mr. Guder
(from the album Close To You)
 76/100 (8 votes)
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15.Sing
(from the album Now & Then)
 76/100 (5 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.Help!
(from the album Close To You)
 75/100 (10 votes)
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20.B'wana She No Home
(from the album Passage)
 75/100 (3 votes)
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Carpenters ratings

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76/100 (from 20 votes)
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84/100
 
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65/100
04/06/2016 16:15
72/100

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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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