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: 21. Page 1 of 3

Best Albums of 1942 composition

Country Albums %


United States 13 62%
Mixed Nationality 4 19%
Mexico 1 5%
Hungary 1 5%
France 1 5%
Switzerland 1 5%
Compilation? Albums %
No 18 86%
Yes 3 14%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 20 95%
Yes 1 5%
Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Bob Dylan
6. Led Zeppelin
7. The Rolling Stones
8. Arcade Fire
9. The Velvet Underground
10. Nirvana (US)
11. Kendrick Lamar
12. The Smiths
13. Neil Young
14. Miles Davis
15. The Beach Boys
16. Kanye West
17. Pixies
18. Jimi Hendrix
19. Bruce Springsteen
20. R.E.M.
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