Best Albums of 1974

Listed below are the best albums of 1974 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 41,000 greatest album charts.

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1974 year summaryThe best artists of 1974 were King Crimson, Neil Young, Genesis, Supertramp, Queen, Brian Eno, Robert Wyatt, David Bowie, Joni Mitchell and Jorge Ben.
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1974
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11,115
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1974
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9,439
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1974
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9,236
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1974
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7,032
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1974
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4,899
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1974
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3,531
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1974
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3,470
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1974
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3,244
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1974
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3,238
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1974
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2,874
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

Best Albums of 1974 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 10 1%
Elvis Presley 4 0%
Johnny Cash 3 0%
Miles Davis 3 0%
Ohio Players 3 0%
Herbie Hancock 3 0%
Santana 3 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 411 41%
United Kingdom 211 21%
Germany 50 5%
Mixed Nationality 41 4%
Brazil 39 4%
Italy 26 3%
Jamaica 23 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 959 96%
Yes 41 4%
Live? Albums %
No 987 99%
Yes 13 1%
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