Best Albums of 2016

Listed below are the best albums of 2016 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 39,000 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, A Tribe Called Quest and Beyoncé.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of 2016 composition

Country Albums %


United States 458 46%
United Kingdom 189 19%
Canada 56 6%
Australia 39 4%
Mixed Nationality 36 4%
Germany 32 3%
Sweden 22 2%
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Best Artists of 1961
1. John Coltrane
2. Robert Johnson
3. Ornette Coleman
4. Bill Evans
5. Bill Evans Trio
6. Ornette Coleman Double Quartet
7. Miles Davis
8. Oliver Nelson
9. Patsy Cline
10. Roy Orbison
11. Django Reinhardt
12. John Coltrane Quartet
13. Bobby Bland
14. Ray Charles
15. Yusef Lateef
16. Eric Dolphy
17. Charles Mingus
18. Judy Garland
19. Frank Sinatra
20. Thelonious Monk


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