Best Albums of 2020

Listed below are the best albums of 2020 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 43,000 greatest album charts.

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2020 year summaryThe best artists of 2020 are Fiona Apple, The Strokes, Tame Impala, Run The Jewels, Perfume Genius, Nicolas Jaar, Grimes, Phoebe Bridgers, Bob Dylan and Yves Tumor.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 10 of 100

Best Albums of 2020 composition

Country Albums %


United States 439 44%
United Kingdom 149 15%
Canada 66 7%
Mixed Nationality 49 5%
Australia 37 4%
Germany 35 4%
France 27 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 988 99%
Yes 12 1%
Live? Albums %
No 981 98%
Yes 19 2%
Best Albums of 1959
1. Kind Of Blue by Miles Davis
2. Mingus Ah Um by Charles Mingus
3. Time Out by The Dave Brubeck Quartet
4. The Shape Of Jazz To Come by Ornette Coleman
5. Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers by Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers
6. Chuck Berry Is On Top by Chuck Berry
7. Moanin' In The Moonlight by Howlin' Wolf
8. The Genius Of Ray Charles by Ray Charles
9. Gunfighter Ballads And Trail Songs by Marty Robbins
10. Chega De Saudade by João Gilberto
11. What'd I Say by Ray Charles
12. N° 4 by Jacques Brel
13. Chet by Chet Baker
14. Jazz In Silhouette by Sun Ra And His Arkestra
15. Ritchie Valens by Ritchie Valens
16. Go Bo Diddley by Bo Diddley
17. Workin' With The Miles Davis Quintet by Miles Davis Quintet
18. House Of The Blues by John Lee Hooker
19. Come Dance With Me! by Frank Sinatra
20. Ella Fitzgerald Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Songbook by Ella Fitzgerald
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