Best Albums of 1976

Listed below are the best albums of 1976 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 45,000 greatest album charts.

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1976 year summaryThe best artists of 1976 were Stevie Wonder, David Bowie, Ramones, Eagles, Boston, Rush, Bob Dylan, The Modern Lovers, Genesis and Electric Light Orchestra.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 59 of 100

Best Albums of 1976 composition

Country Albums %


United States 368 37%
United Kingdom 213 21%
Brazil 42 4%
Germany 40 4%
Jamaica 36 4%
France 36 4%
Mixed Nationality 36 4%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 948 95%
Yes 52 5%
Live? Albums %
No 969 97%
Yes 31 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 992 99%
Yes 8 1%
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