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Best Albums of the 1960s

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Listed below are the greatest albums of the 1960s as calculated from their overall rankings in over 35,000 greatest album charts.

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YearAlbums   The number of albums from each year featuring in the greatest album charts. Score   Total rank score for each year (made up of the total rank score from all albums in that year) Top Ranked Album   The top ranked album from each year and where it ranks in the overall chart.
196029123,144 Sketches Of Spain (522nd)
by Miles Davis
196133019,174 King Of The Delta Blues Singers (749th)
by Robert Johnson
196235215,075 Modern Sounds In Country And Wes... (1,271st)
by Ray Charles
196339363,545 The Black Saint And The Sinner Lady (140th)
by Charles Mingus
196446752,457 A Hard Day's Night (226th)
by The Beatles
1965559261,617 Highway 61 Revisited (20th)
by Bob Dylan
1966622371,270 Revolver (4th)
by The Beatles
1967791584,145 Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club... (5th)
by The Beatles
19681,076371,721 The Beatles (The White Album) (13th)
by The Beatles
19691,314583,495 Abbey Road (3rd)
by The Beatles
Total6,1952,345,642

The best artists of the 1960s were The Beatles, The Velvet Underground, Jimi Hendrix, Bob Dylan, The Beach Boys, The Velvet Underground And Nico, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Led Zeppelin, The Doors and The Rolling Stones.
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RankAlbumArtist
97.

Os MutantesBrazil Os Mutantes
Year of Release:1968Appears in:202 charts
Rank in 1968:18Rank Score:2,531
Rank in 1960s97Overall Rank:951
Average Rating:  81/100 (221 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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191.

Caetano Veloso (1968)Brazil Caetano Veloso
Year of Release:1968Appears in:75 charts
Rank in 1968:36Rank Score:949
Rank in 1960s191Overall Rank:2,195
Average Rating:  78/100 (106 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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215.

WaveBrazil Antônio Carlos Jobim
Year of Release:1967Appears in:54 charts
Rank in 1967:40Rank Score:777
Rank in 1960s215Overall Rank:2,555
Average Rating:  77/100 (73 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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239.

Gal CostaBrazil Gal Costa
Year of Release:1969Appears in:56 charts
Rank in 1969:68Rank Score:663
Rank in 1960s239Overall Rank:2,866
Average Rating:  78/100 (64 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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261.

Os Afro-Sambas De Baden E ViníciusBrazil Baden Powell & Vinícius de Moraes
Year of Release:1966Appears in:29 charts
Rank in 1966:27Rank Score:542
Rank in 1960s261Overall Rank:3,364
Average Rating:  79/100 (44 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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266.

MutantesBrazil Os Mutantes
Year of Release:1969Appears in:44 charts
Rank in 1969:74Rank Score:521
Rank in 1960s266Overall Rank:3,468
Average Rating:  80/100 (53 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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278.

Samba Esquema NovoBrazil Jorge Ben
Year of Release:1963Appears in:41 charts
Rank in 1963:11Rank Score:477
Rank in 1960s278Overall Rank:3,708
Average Rating:  76/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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373.

Caetano Veloso (1969)Brazil Caetano Veloso
Year of Release:1969Appears in:30 charts
Rank in 1969:93Rank Score:308
Rank in 1960s373Overall Rank:5,295
Average Rating:  80/100 (38 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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387.

Jorge BenBrazil Jorge Ben
Year of Release:1969Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1969:97Rank Score:289
Rank in 1960s387Overall Rank:5,546
Average Rating:  77/100 (38 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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395.

CoisasBrazil Moacir Santos
Year of Release:1965Appears in:27 charts
Rank in 1965:38Rank Score:280
Rank in 1960s395Overall Rank:5,681
Average Rating:  77/100 (24 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Best Albums of the 1960s composition

Year Albums %


1960 37 4%
1961 41 4%
1962 37 4%
1963 57 6%
1964 61 6%
1965 94 9%
1966 105 11%
1967 144 14%
1968 194 19%
1969 230 23%
Artist Albums %


The Beatles 15 2%
Frank Sinatra 14 1%
The Rolling Stones 14 1%
The Beach Boys 14 1%
John Coltrane 13 1%
Miles Davis 11 1%
Nina Simone 10 1%
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Country Albums %


United States 617 62%
United Kingdom 221 22%
Brazil 32 3%
Mixed Nationality 22 2%
Canada 22 2%
Germany 14 1%
France 10 1%
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