Best Albums of 1982

Listed below are the best albums of 1982 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 39,000 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, Roxy Music, Prince, Duran Duran, Dire Straits and Donald Fagen.
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1982
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32,891
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1982
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11,013
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1982
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9,706
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1982
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8,584
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1982
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8,053
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1982
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5,556
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1982
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5,112
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1982
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4,282
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1982
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4,135
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1982
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3,667
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

Best Albums of 1982 composition

Country Albums %


United States 322 32%
United Kingdom 282 28%
Germany 60 6%
Mixed Nationality 52 5%
Australia 29 3%
Jamaica 26 3%
Canada 25 2%
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