Best Albums of 2016

Listed below are the best albums of 2016 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 45,000 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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2016
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 18 of 100

Best Albums of 2016 composition

Country Albums %


United States 458 46%
United Kingdom 178 18%
Canada 55 6%
Mixed Nationality 41 4%
Australia 36 4%
Germany 32 3%
Sweden 25 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 986 99%
Yes 14 1%
Live? Albums %
No 987 99%
Yes 13 1%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 994 99%
Yes 6 1%
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