Best Albums of 1942

Listed below are the best albums of 1942 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

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1942 year summaryThe best artists of 1942 were Hazel Scott, Lead Belly, Libby Holman, Miklós Rózsa, Fats Waller, Los Rancheros, Lena Horne, Bing Crosby, Eddy Duchin and Teddy Wilson.
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1942
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Total albums: 24. Page 1 of 3

Best Albums of 1942 composition

Country Albums %


United States 16 67%
Mixed Nationality 4 17%
Hungary 1 4%
France 1 4%
Switzerland 1 4%
Mexico 1 4%
Compilation? Albums %
No 21 88%
Yes 3 13%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 21 88%
Yes 3 13%
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3. Prince
4. The Cure
5. Talking Heads
6. U2
7. Metallica
8. The Stone Roses
9. Kate Bush
10. R.E.M.
11. Sonic Youth
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15. Iron Maiden
16. Joy Division
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18. New Order
19. Rush
20. Talk Talk
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