Top-rated albums of all time

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

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Year of Release:
1989
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50,262
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Year of Release:
1986
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49,439
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Year of Release:
1966
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58,299
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Year of Release:
1966
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34,517
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Year of Release:
1998
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55,859
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Year of Release:
1977
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31,045
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Year of Release:
2016
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19,157
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Year of Release:
1971
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27,203
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1995
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46,579
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Year of Release:
1967
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30,911
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 3 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 an album has currently received.
n = number of ratings an album has currently received.
m = minimum number of ratings required for an album to appear in the 'top-rated' chart (currently 10).
AV = the site mean average rating for an album (currently 73/100).

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