Best Albums of 2021

Listed below are the best albums of 2021 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 44,000 greatest album charts.

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2021 year summaryThe best artists of 2021 are Black Country, New Road, Weezer, Black Midi, Tyler, The Creator, Floating Points, Pharoah Sanders & The London Symphony Orchestra, Squid, Godspeed You! Black Emperor, Lana Del Rey, Shame and King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard.
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 72 of 100

Best Albums of 2021 composition

Country Albums %


United States 434 43%
United Kingdom 153 15%
Australia 46 5%
Mixed Nationality 45 5%
Canada 40 4%
Germany 33 3%
France 30 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 982 98%
Yes 18 2%
Live? Albums %
No 975 98%
Yes 25 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 990 99%
Yes 10 1%
Best Albums of 1970
1. Paranoid by Black Sabbath
2. After The Gold Rush by Neil Young
3. Bridge Over Troubled Water by Simon & Garfunkel
4. All Things Must Pass by George Harrison
5. John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band by John Lennon
6. Bitches Brew by Miles Davis
7. Led Zeppelin III by Led Zeppelin
8. Moondance by Van Morrison
9. Fun House by The Stooges
10. Cosmo's Factory by Creedence Clearwater Revival
11. Let It Be by The Beatles
12. Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs by Derek & The Dominos
13. Loaded by The Velvet Underground
14. Black Sabbath by Black Sabbath
15. American Beauty by Grateful Dead
16. Déjà Vu by Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
17. Deep Purple In Rock by Deep Purple
18. Tea For The Tillerman by Cat Stevens
19. Abraxas by Santana
20. Atom Heart Mother by Pink Floyd
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