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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Total albums: 1,000. Page 97 of 100

Best Albums of 2016 composition

Country Albums %


United States 458 46%
United Kingdom 179 18%
Canada 54 5%
Mixed Nationality 42 4%
Germany 33 3%
Australia 33 3%
Sweden 23 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 984 98%
Yes 17 2%
Live? Albums %
No 987 99%
Yes 14 1%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 995 99%
Yes 6 1%
Best Artists of 1977
1. Fleetwood Mac
2. David Bowie
3. Pink Floyd
4. Television
5. Sex Pistols
6. Steely Dan
7. The Clash
8. Billy Joel
9. Kraftwerk
10. Iggy Pop
11. Bob Marley & The Wailers
12. Bob Marley
13. Wire
14. Ramones
15. Elvis Costello
16. Talking Heads
17. Electric Light Orchestra
18. Suicide
19. Meat Loaf
20. Fela Kuti
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