Best Albums of 1966

Listed below are the best albums of 1966 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 41,000 greatest album charts.

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1966 year summaryThe best artists of 1966 were The Beatles, The Beach Boys, Bob Dylan, Simon & Garfunkel, The Rolling Stones, The Mothers Of Invention, Frank Zappa, 13th Floor Elevators, The Kinks and John Coltrane.
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1966
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77,833
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1966
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58,327
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1966
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34,574
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4,541
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1966
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4,387
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1966
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4,298
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1966
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3,588
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2,296
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1966
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2,021
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Total albums: 575. Page 1 of 58

Best Albums of 1966 composition

Country Albums %


United States 337 59%
United Kingdom 89 15%
Brazil 23 4%
Mixed Nationality 17 3%
France 17 3%
Germany 11 2%
Italy 8 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 553 96%
Yes 22 4%
Live? Albums %
No 571 99%
Yes 4 1%
Best Albums of 1991
1. Nevermind by Nirvana
2. Loveless by My Bloody Valentine
3. Ten by Pearl Jam
4. Spiderland by Slint
5. Achtung Baby by U2
6. Blood Sugar Sex Magik by Red Hot Chili Peppers
7. The Low End Theory by A Tribe Called Quest
8. Laughing Stock by Talk Talk
9. Metallica by Metallica
10. Screamadelica by Primal Scream
11. Blue Lines by Massive Attack
12. Out Of Time by R.E.M.
13. Badmotorfinger by Soundgarden
14. Trompe Le Monde by Pixies
15. Use Your Illusion II by Guns N' Roses
16. Dangerous by Michael Jackson
17. Yerself Is Steam by Mercury Rev
18. Innuendo by Queen
19. Temple Of The Dog by Temple Of The Dog
20. Gish by The Smashing Pumpkins
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