Best Albums of 2021

Listed below are the best albums of 2021 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

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2021 year summaryThe best artists of 2021 are Black Country, New Road, Weezer, Floating Points, Pharoah Sanders & The London Symphony Orchestra, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Lana Del Rey, Squid, Black Midi, Shame, Nick Cave & Warren Ellis and 파란노을 [Parannoul].
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 100 of 100

Best Albums of 2021 composition

Country Albums %


United States 427 43%
United Kingdom 147 15%
Canada 44 4%
Australia 43 4%
Mixed Nationality 42 4%
Germany 32 3%
France 29 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 982 98%
Yes 18 2%
Live? Albums %
No 977 98%
Yes 23 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 992 99%
Yes 8 1%
Best Albums of the 1970s
1. The Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
2. Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd
3. The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars by David Bowie
4. Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) by Led Zeppelin
5. London Calling by The Clash
6. The Wall by Pink Floyd
7. Rumours by Fleetwood Mac
8. Unknown Pleasures by Joy Division
9. Animals by Pink Floyd
10. Who's Next by The Who
11. Exile On Main St. by The Rolling Stones
12. Blood On The Tracks by Bob Dylan
13. Hunky Dory by David Bowie
14. Marquee Moon by Television
15. Pink Moon by Nick Drake
16. Low by David Bowie
17. Sticky Fingers by The Rolling Stones
18. Paranoid by Black Sabbath
19. What's Going On by Marvin Gaye
20. Born To Run by Bruce Springsteen
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