Best Albums of 1982

Listed below are the best albums of 1982 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 45,000 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 95 of 100

Best Albums of 1982 composition

Country Albums %


United States 324 32%
United Kingdom 283 28%
Germany 59 6%
Mixed Nationality 45 5%
Australia 28 3%
Canada 25 3%
Jamaica 24 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 956 96%
Yes 44 4%
Live? Albums %
No 982 98%
Yes 18 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 997 100%
Yes 3 0%
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