Best Albums of 1996

Listed below are the best albums of 1996 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 45,000 greatest album charts.

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1996 year summaryThe best artists of 1996 were Belle And Sebastian, Weezer, DJ Shadow, Tool, Beck, フィッシュマンズ [Fishmans], Swans, Aphex Twin, Richard David James and OutKast.
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1996
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16,476
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1996
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14,634
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12,685
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1996
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8,501
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1996
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8,426
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1996
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6,008
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1996
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4,979
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1996
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3,396
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1996
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3,308
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1996
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3,275
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

Best Albums of 1996 composition

Country Albums %


United States 448 45%
United Kingdom 213 21%
Mixed Nationality 39 4%
Germany 38 4%
Canada 37 4%
Sweden 29 3%
Australia 22 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 920 92%
Yes 80 8%
Live? Albums %
No 979 98%
Yes 21 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 991 99%
Yes 9 1%
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