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 50 of 100

Best Albums of 2016 composition

Country Albums %


United States 456 46%
United Kingdom 190 19%
Canada 57 6%
Australia 39 4%
Mixed Nationality 37 4%
Germany 32 3%
Sweden 22 2%
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Best Albums of the 1950s
1. Kind Of Blue by Miles Davis
2. Mingus Ah Um by Charles Mingus
3. Time Out by The Dave Brubeck Quartet
4. Blue Train by John Coltrane
5. In The Wee Small Hours by Frank Sinatra
6. Elvis Presley by Elvis Presley
7. The Shape Of Jazz To Come by Ornette Coleman
8. Here's Little Richard by Little Richard
9. Lady In Satin by Billie Holiday
10. Saxophone Colossus by Sonny Rollins
11. Songs For Swingin' Lovers! by Frank Sinatra
12. Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers by Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers
13. Birth Of The Cool by Miles Davis
14. Brilliant Corners by Thelonious Monk
15. Chuck Berry Is On Top by Chuck Berry
16. Moanin' In The Moonlight by Howlin' Wolf
17. Somethin' Else by Cannonball Adderley
18. The "Chirping" Crickets by The Crickets
19. Buddy Holly by Buddy Holly
20. Ella & Louis by Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong


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