Best Albums of 2016

Listed below are the best albums of 2016 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 40,000 greatest album charts.

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2016 year summaryThe best artists of 2016 were Radiohead, Frank Ocean, David Bowie, Car Seat Headrest, Danny Brown, Bon Iver, Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Kanye West, Beyoncé and A Tribe Called Quest.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of 2016 composition

Country Albums %


United States 461 46%
United Kingdom 185 19%
Canada 56 6%
Mixed Nationality 39 4%
Australia 38 4%
Germany 30 3%
Sweden 21 2%
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Best Artists of 1966
1. The Beatles
2. The Beach Boys
3. Bob Dylan
4. Simon & Garfunkel
5. The Rolling Stones
6. The Mothers Of Invention
7. Frank Zappa
8. 13th Floor Elevators
9. John Coltrane
10. The Kinks
11. Monks
12. Love
13. Cream
14. The Mamas And The Papas
15. Nina Simone
16. The Byrds
17. John Mayall & Eric Clapton
18. Ennio Morricone
19. The Who
20. Wayne Shorter
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