Best Albums of 1962

Listed below are the best albums of 1962 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

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1962 year summaryThe best artists of 1962 were Ray Charles, Bill Evans, Bill Evans Trio, Howlin' Wolf, Bob Dylan, Charles Mingus, John Coltrane, Booker T. & The M.G.'s, Dexter Gordon and Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd.
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1962
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1,596
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Howlin' Wolf 
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1,290
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928
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642
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523
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494
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470
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470
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413
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Total albums: 403. Page 1 of 41

Best Albums of 1962 composition

Country Albums %


United States 281 70%
United Kingdom 24 6%
France 14 3%
Germany 12 3%
Brazil 11 3%
Canada 9 2%
Mixed Nationality 8 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 387 96%
Yes 16 4%
Live? Albums %
No 392 97%
Yes 11 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 401 100%
Yes 2 0%
Best Ever Albums
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2. The Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
3. Abbey Road by The Beatles
4. Revolver by The Beatles
5. Kid A by Radiohead
6. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles
7. In Rainbows by Radiohead
8. Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd
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13. Pet Sounds by The Beach Boys
14. The Beatles (The White Album) by The Beatles
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18. London Calling by The Clash
19. The Queen Is Dead by The Smiths
20. The Bends by Radiohead
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