Top-rated artists of all time

Listed below are the top-rated artists of all time as rated by BestEverAlbums.com members!
(To qualify for this chart, a band must have had at least 10 member ratings .)

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Total artists: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

The average rating is a Bayesian average, calculated as follows:
Average Rating = (n ÷ (n + m)) × av + (m ÷ (n + m)) × AV

where:
av = mean average rating a band has currently received.
n = number of ratings a band has currently received.
m = minimum number of ratings required for a band to appear in the 'top-rated' chart (currently 10).
AV = the site mean average rating for a band (currently 75/100).

Best Artists of the 2000s
1. Radiohead
2. Arcade Fire
3. The Strokes
4. Coldplay
5. Arctic Monkeys
6. Muse
7. Animal Collective
8. Wilco
9. Sufjan Stevens
10. The White Stripes
11. Kanye West
12. Interpol
13. Modest Mouse
14. Queens Of The Stone Age
15. Godspeed You! Black Emperor
16. LCD Soundsystem
17. The National
18. The Flaming Lips
19. Bon Iver
20. Gorillaz
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