Best Albums of 1968

Listed below are the best albums of 1968 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 53,000 greatest album charts.

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1968 year summaryThe best artists of 1968 were The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Van Morrison, The Zombies, The Kinks, The Velvet Underground, The Rolling Stones, The Band and Simon & Garfunkel.
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Year of Release:
1968
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42,843
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1968
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18,859
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1968
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17,596
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Year of Release:
1968
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15,222
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Year of Release:
1968
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10,112
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1968
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10,032
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Year of Release:
1968
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9,663
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1968
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5,966
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1968
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5,758
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1968
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5,487
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Total albums: 957. Page 1 of 96

Best Albums of 1968 composition

Country Albums %


United States 523 55%
United Kingdom 152 16%
Mixed Nationality 37 4%
Brazil 36 4%
Germany 27 3%
Canada 21 2%
France 17 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 921 96%
Yes 36 4%
Live? Albums %
No 936 98%
Yes 21 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 943 99%
Yes 14 1%
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