Best Albums of 1982

Listed below are the best albums of 1982 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 41,000 greatest album charts.

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1982 year summaryThe best artists of 1982 were Michael Jackson, Iron Maiden, Bruce Springsteen, Kate Bush, The Cure, Prince, Roxy Music, Duran Duran, Donald Fagen and Dire Straits.
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1982
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1,236
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1,197
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1,143
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1,091
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1,082
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1982
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1,055
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1982
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938
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926
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1982
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920
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 3 of 100

Best Albums of 1982 composition

Country Albums %


United States 324 32%
United Kingdom 281 28%
Germany 60 6%
Mixed Nationality 52 5%
Australia 30 3%
Canada 25 2%
Jamaica 24 2%
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Best Artists of 1984
1. Prince
2. Prince And The Revolution
3. The Smiths
4. Metallica
5. Bruce Springsteen
6. The Replacements
7. Minutemen
8. Bob Marley & The Wailers
9. Bob Marley
10. Hüsker Dü
11. Cocteau Twins
12. Talking Heads
13. U2
14. Echo & The Bunnymen
15. R.E.M.
16. Iron Maiden
17. Meat Puppets
18. Van Halen
19. Sade
20. Lloyd Cole and the Commotions
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