Best Albums of 1983

Listed below are the best albums of 1983 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

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1983 year summaryThe best artists of 1983 were R.E.M., Violent Femmes, New Order, U2, The Police, Tom Waits, Talking Heads, Metallica, David Bowie and Pink Floyd.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 90 of 100

Best Albums of 1983 composition

Country Albums %


United States 334 33%
United Kingdom 295 30%
Germany 45 5%
Mixed Nationality 39 4%
Australia 26 3%
Canada 26 3%
Japan 22 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 944 94%
Yes 56 6%
Live? Albums %
No 983 98%
Yes 17 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 993 99%
Yes 7 1%
Best Ever Artists
1. The Beatles
2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. David Bowie
5. Bob Dylan
6. Led Zeppelin
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. Miles Davis
17. Kanye West
18. Jimi Hendrix
19. Bruce Springsteen
20. The Who
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