Best Albums of 1969

Listed below are the best albums of 1969 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 45,000 greatest album charts.

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1969 year summaryThe best artists of 1969 were The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, King Crimson, The Rolling Stones, The Velvet Underground, Nick Drake, Frank Zappa, Miles Davis, Neil Young and Neil Young & Crazy Horse.
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1969
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77,562
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1969
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37,426
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28,155
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1969
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22,607
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1969
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21,713
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1969
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15,904
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1969
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10,425
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9,065
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1969
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8,847
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1969
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8,544
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

Best Albums of 1969 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 15 2%
Aretha Franklin 4 0%
The Byrds 3 0%
Miles Davis 3 0%
Steppenwolf 3 0%
Pink Floyd 3 0%
Scott Walker 3 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 507 51%
United Kingdom 219 22%
Mixed Nationality 45 5%
Brazil 31 3%
Germany 30 3%
Canada 26 3%
France 20 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 954 95%
Yes 46 5%
Live? Albums %
No 989 99%
Yes 11 1%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 990 99%
Yes 10 1%
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