The All-Time Top 100 Albums was a chart published by music magazine NME in 1974, which listed the 100 greatest albums ever as voted for by their writers. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles topped the chart.[1]

The top 5Edit

  1. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band - The Beatles
  2. Blonde on Blonde - Bob Dylan
  3. Pet Sounds - The Beach Boys
  4. Revolver - The Beatles
  5. Highway 61 Revisited - Bob Dylan

Jimi Hendrix appearancesEdit

Two albums by The Jimi Hendrix Experience made the top 100; Electric Ladyland and Are You Experienced appeared at #6 and #7 respectively.


  1. NME Writers all time top 100 - 1974. Retrieved on July 21st, 2008.



NME charts

Readers: All-Time Top 100 Albums (1988) • 100 Greatest Albums (2006)

Writers: All-Time Top 100 Albums (1974)All-Time Top 100 Albums (1985)All-Time Top 100 Albums (1993)

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