Best Albums of 1982

Listed below are the best albums of 1982 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 44,000 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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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of 1982 composition

Country Albums %


United States 317 32%
United Kingdom 287 29%
Germany 65 7%
Mixed Nationality 45 5%
Jamaica 26 3%
Australia 25 3%
Canada 24 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 953 95%
Yes 47 5%
Live? Albums %
No 977 98%
Yes 23 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 992 99%
Yes 8 1%
Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Led Zeppelin
6. Bob Dylan
7. The Rolling Stones
8. Arcade Fire
9. The Velvet Underground
10. Nirvana
11. The Smiths
12. Kendrick Lamar
13. Neil Young
14. The Beach Boys
15. Pixies
16. Kanye West
17. Miles Davis
18. Jimi Hendrix
19. Bruce Springsteen
20. R.E.M.
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