Best Albums of 1982

Listed below are the best albums of 1982 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 42,000 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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19,504
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1982
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6,934
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1982
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6,589
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1982
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5,991
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1982
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5,831
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1982
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3,976
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1982
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3,707
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1982
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2,925
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1982
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2,863
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1982
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2,780
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

Best Albums of 1982 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 20 2%
XTC 3 0%
The Fall 3 0%
The Original Broadway Cast 3 0%
Spliff 2 0%
Charly García 2 0%
Squeeze 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 324 32%
United Kingdom 282 28%
Germany 60 6%
Mixed Nationality 49 5%
Australia 31 3%
Jamaica 24 2%
Canada 24 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 956 96%
Yes 44 4%
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