Best Albums of 1982

Listed below are the best albums of 1982 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

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1982 year summaryThe best artists of 1982 were Michael Jackson, Iron Maiden, Kate Bush, The Cure, Bruce Springsteen, Prince, Roxy Music, Duran Duran, Donald Fagen and Dire Straits.
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1982
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115
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Year of Release:
1982
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115
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1982
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114
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113
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111
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110
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1982
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109
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 17 of 100

Best Albums of 1982 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 20 2%
The Original Broadway Cast 4 0%
XTC 3 0%
The Fall 3 0%
The Beatles 3 0%
Charly García 2 0%
Utopia 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 319 32%
United Kingdom 285 28%
Germany 66 7%
Mixed Nationality 45 4%
Australia 27 3%
Jamaica 25 2%
Canada 24 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 956 95%
Yes 49 5%
Live? Albums %
No 976 97%
Yes 29 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 995 99%
Yes 10 1%
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