Top Albums from USA (Illinois)





Rank All Time Artist Album Genres Year
1
34
Miles Davis Kind of Blue Cool Jazz, Modal Jazz 1959
2
62
Kanye West My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy Pop Rap 2010
3
75
Wilco Yankee Hotel Foxtrot Alternative Rock 2002
4
84
Miles Davis Bitches Brew Avant-Garde Jazz, Jazz Fusion 1970
5
134
Smashing Pumpkins Siamese Dream Alternative Rock 1993
6
185
Curtis Mayfield Superfly Chicago Soul, Film Soundtrack, Funk 1972
7
209
Kanye West The College Dropout Hip Hop 2004
8
241
Liz Phair Exile in Guyville Alternative Singer/Songwriter, Indie Rock 1993
9
258
The Smashing Pumpkins Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness Alternative Rock 1995
10
333
Kanye West Yeezus Experimental Hip Hop 2013
11
358
Miles Davis In a Silent Way Jazz Fusion 1969
12
377
Kanye West Late Registration Hip Hop 2005
13
380
Miles Davis Classics in Jazz/Birth of the Cool Cool Jazz 1954
14
385
Tortoise Millions Now Living Will Never Die Experimental Rock, Post-Rock 1996
15
395
Miles Davis Sketches of Spain Modal Jazz, Third Stream 1960
16
481
Herbie Hancock Head Hunters Jazz Fusion, Jazz-Funk 1973
17
513
Curtis Mayfield Curtis Chicago Soul 1970
18
533
Wilco Summerteeth Indie Rock, Pop Rock 1999
19
566
Wilco Being There Alt-Country, Country Rock, Roots Rock 1996
20
578
Herbie Hancock Maiden Voyage Modal Jazz 1966
21
631
Benny Goodman The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert Big Band, Swing 1950
22
670
Chance the Rapper Coloring Book Conscious Hip Hop, Pop Rap 2016
23
755
Jay-Z & Kanye West Watch the Throne Hip Hop 2011
24
773
Miles Davis Porgy and Bess Big Band 1959
25
780
Sam Cooke Live at the Harlem Square Club, 1963 Southern Soul 1985
26
799
Laurie Anderson Big Science Art Pop, Experimental 1982
27
805
Kanye West The Life of Pablo Pop Rap 2016
28
841
Wilco A Ghost Is Born Alternative Rock 2004
29
870
Big Black Songs About Fucking Noise Rock, Post-Hardcore 1987
30
903
Sam Cooke Night Beat Southern Soul 1963
31
912
John Prine John Prine Contemporary Folk, Country, Singer/Songwriter 1971
32
913
Kanye West Graduation Pop Rap 2007
33
936
Cheap Trick At Budokan Hard Rock, Power Pop 1978
34
973
Big Black Atomizer Noise Rock, Post-Hardcore 1986
35
976
Miles Davis Miles Ahead Cool Jazz 1957
36
997
Andrew Hill Point of Departure Avant-Garde Jazz 1965
37
1030
Warren Zevon Warren Zevon Singer/Songwriter 1976
38
1073
Billy Bragg & Wilco Mermaid Avenue Alt-Country, Americana, Folk Rock 1998
39
1082
Robert Plant & Alison Krauss Raising Sand Americana, Country Rock 2007
40
1087
Kanye West 808s & Heartbreak Electropop, Synthpop 2008
41
1132
Ministry Psalm 69: The Way to Succeed & the Way to Suck Eggs Industrial Metal 1992
42
1158
Shellac At Action Park Math Rock, Noise Rock, Post-Hardcore 1994
43
1165
Lennie Tristano Lennie Tristano Cool Jazz 1956
44
1174
Miles Davis On the Corner Jazz Fusion, Jazz-Funk 1972
45
1191
Miles Davis Milestones Hard Bop 1958
46
1313
The Jesus Lizard Goat Noise Rock 1991
47
1318
The Paul Butterfield Blues Band The Paul Butterfield Blues Band Electric Blues 1965
48
1339
Rickie Lee Jones Rickie Lee Jones Jazz Pop, Singer/Songwriter 1979
49
1353
Chance the Rapper Acid Rap Hip Hop 2013
50
1358
Miles Davis Nefertiti Modal Jazz, Post-Bop 1968
51
1376
Rickie Lee Jones Pirates Jazz Pop, Singer/Songwriter 1981
52
1377
Miles Davis Miles Smiles Modal Jazz, Post-Bop 1967
53
1391
Wilco Sky Blue Sky Alt-Country, Alternative Rock, Pop Rock 2007
54
1392
Uncle Tupelo Anodyne Alt-Country, Americana 1993
55
1472
Brigitte Fontaine & Art Ensemble of Chicago Comme à la Radio Chamber Jazz 1970
56
1524
Bloomfield - Kooper - Stills Super Session Blues Rock, Electric Blues 1968
57
1559
Miles Davis Round About Midnight Hard Bop 1957
58
1560
Common Like Water for Chocolate Conscious Hip Hop 2000
59
1602
Fingers Inc. Another Side Chicago House, Deep House 1988
60
1654
Miles Davis Miles Davis at Plugged Nickel, Chicago Jazz 1976
61
1666
Anthony Braxton For Alto Free Jazz 1971
62
1677
Chicago The Chicago Transit Authority Jazz-Rock 1969
63
1686
Miles Davis A Tribute to Jack Johnson Jazz Fusion, Jazz-Rock 1971
64
1695
The Paul Butterfield Blues Band East-West Blues Rock 1966
65
1701
Herbie Hancock Takin' Off Hard Bop, Modal Jazz, Post-Bop 1962
66
1754
Tortoise TNT Electronic, Experimental Rock, Post-Rock 1998
67
1769
Miles Davis Cookin' with the Miles Davis Quintet Hard Bop 1957
68
1796
Art Ensemble of Chicago Les Stances a Sophie Avant-Garde Jazz, Film Soundtrack 1970
69
1797
Wilco The Whole Love Indie Rock 2011
70
1807
Miles Davis Steamin' with the Miles Davis Quintet Hard Bop 1961
71
1812
The Tony Williams Lifetime Emergency! Jazz Fusion 1969
72
1814
Philip Glass Einstein on the Beach Minimalism, Opera 1979
73
1823
Common Be Conscious Hip Hop 2005
74
1829
Warren Zevon Excitable Boy Piano Rock, Singer/Songwriter 1978
75
1919
Jim O'Rourke Simple Songs Chamber Pop, Singer/Songwriter 2015
76
1926
Miles Davis Relaxin' with The Miles Davis Quintet Hard Bop 1958
77
1936
Cheap Trick In Color Hard Rock, Power Pop 1977
78
1937
Miles Davis Ascenseur pour l'échafaud/Jazz Track Cool Jazz, Film Score 1958
79
1938
Wilco Wilco (The Album) Indie Pop, Indie Rock 2009
80
1941
Curtis Mayfield Curtis/Live! Chicago Soul 1971
81
1965
Earth, Wind & Fire That's the Way of the World Funk, Soul 1975
82
1968
Philip Glass Koyaanisqatsi Film Score, Minimalism 1983
83
1969
The Impressions People Get Ready Chicago Soul 1965
84
1992
Whitney Light Upon the Lake Indie Folk, Indie Rock 2016
85
1996
Herbie Hancock Empyrean Isles Hard Bop 1964
86
2016
Nat King Cole After Midnight Vocal Jazz 1957
87
2017
Dinah Washington Dinah Jams Standards, Vocal Jazz 1954
88
2030
Jim O'Rourke Eureka Art Pop, Chamber Pop, Jazz Pop 1999
89
2042
Curtis Mayfield There's No Place Like America Today Funk, Soul 1975
90
2124
Miles Davis Live Evil Jazz Fusion 1971
91
2141
Ministry The Land of Rape and Honey Industrial, Industrial Metal, Industrial Rock 1988
92
2231
Art Ensemble of Chicago People in Sorrow Avant-Garde Jazz 1969
93
2251
Herbie Hancock Mwandishi Jazz Fusion 1971
94
2255
Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment Surf Neo-Soul, Pop Rap 2015
95
2279
David Ackles American Gothic Americana, Singer/Songwriter 1972
96
2291
Terry Callier What Color Is Love Chicago Soul 1972
97
2294
Herbie Hancock Sextant Jazz Fusion 1973
98
2362
Tortoise Tortoise Post-Rock 1994
99
2416
Miles Davis Tutu Jazz Fusion, Jazz-Funk 1986
100
2429
Margo Price Midwest Farmer's Daughter Country 2016
101
2443
Jim O'Rourke Insignificance Alternative Singer/Songwriter, Indie Rock 2001
102
2496
Wilco Star Wars Indie Rock 2015
103
2516
Miles Davis E.S.P. Post-Bop 1965
104
2545
Anita O'Day Anita Sings the Most Standards, Vocal Jazz 1957
105
2565
The Blues Brothers The Blues Brothers Film Soundtrack, Rhythm & Blues 1980
106
2586
Cheap Trick Cheap Trick Hard Rock, Power Pop 1977
107
2592
The Smashing Pumpkins Adore Alternative Rock 1998
108
2645
Air [USA] Air Lore Avant-Garde Jazz 1979
109
2665
Urge Overkill Saturation Alternative Rock 1993
110
2688
Art Ensemble of Chicago Nice Guys Avant-Garde Jazz 1979
111
2693
Andrew Bird Armchair Apocrypha Chamber Pop, Singer/Songwriter 2007
112
2724
Warren Zevon The Wind Singer/Songwriter 2003
113
2737
Roscoe Mitchell Sextet Sound Free Jazz 1966
114
2746
Cheap Trick Heaven Tonight Hard Rock, Power Pop 1978
115
2752
June Christy Something Cool Cool Jazz, Vocal Jazz 1954
116
2774
Mel Tormé Swings Shubert Alley Vocal Jazz 1960
117
2818
Miles Davis Workin' with the Miles Davis Quintet Hard Bop 1959
118
2876
Earth, Wind & Fire I Am Disco, Funk 1979
119
2885
Uncle Tupelo No Depression Alt-Country, Americana, Country Rock 1990
120
2894
Wilco Schmilco Alt-Country, Indie Rock 2016
121
2896
Lee Konitz & Lennie Tristano Lee Konitz & Lennie Tristano/Subconscious-Lee Cool Jazz 1949
122
2908
Earth, Wind & Fire Gratitude Funk, Soul 1975
123
2971
Anthony Braxton 3 Compositions of New Jazz Avant-Garde Jazz 1968

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Dinah Washington What a Diff'rence a Day Makes! Standards, Vocal Jazz 1959
Nat King Cole Love Is the Thing Traditional Pop, Vocal Jazz 1957
The Impressions Keep On Pushing Chicago Soul 1964
Nils Lofgren Nils Lofgren Rock 1975
Andrew Bird Andrew Bird & the Mysterious Production of Eggs Chamber Pop, Singer/Songwriter 2005
Ryley Walker Primrose Green Chamber Folk, Singer/Songwriter 2015
Art Ensemble of Chicago Fanfare for the Warriors Free Jazz 1973
Smashing Pumpkins Gish Alternative Rock 1991
Lupe Fiasco Lupe Fiasco's Food & Liquor Conscious Hip Hop 2006
Miles Davis My Funny Valentine: Miles Davis in Concert Post-Bop 1965
Miles Davis Filles de Kilimanjaro Post-Bop 1969
Lee Konitz Motion Cool Jazz 1961
Miles Davis Agharta Jazz Fusion, Jazz-Funk 1975
Earth, Wind & Fire All 'n' All Funk, Soul 1977
Henry Threadgill Carry the Day Avant-Garde Jazz 1994
Common Sense Resurrection Boom Bap, Conscious Hip Hop 1994
Miles Davis In Person Friday Night at the Black Hawk, San Francisco Vol. 1 Hard Bop 1961
Liz Phair Whip-Smart Alternative Singer/Songwriter, Indie Rock 1994
Miles Davis In Person Saturday Night at the Black Hawk, San Francisco Vol. 2 Jazz 1961
Felix Da Housecat Kittenz and Thee Glitz Electroclash 2001
DJ Rashad Double Cup Footwork 2013
Uncle Tupelo March 16-20, 1992 Alt-Country, Americana 1992
Abbey Lincoln Straight Ahead Vocal Jazz 1961
Laurie Anderson Mister Heartbreak Art Pop, Experimental Rock 1984
Ministry The Mind Is a Terrible Thing to Taste Industrial Metal, Industrial Rock 1989
Johnny Griffin A Blowin' Session Hard Bop 1957
The Jesus Lizard Liar Noise Rock, Post-Hardcore 1992
Quincy Jones The Birth of a Band! Big Band 1959
Mavis Staples You Are Not Alone Gospel, Rhythm & Blues, Soul 2010
R. Kelly 12 Play Contemporary R&B 1993
Ryley Walker Golden Sings That Have Been Sung Chamber Folk, Psychedelic Folk, Singer/Songwriter 2016
Miles Davis Pangaea Jazz Fusion, Jazz-Funk 1976
The Chi-Lites (For God's Sake) Give More Power to the People Chicago Soul, Smooth Soul 1971
Herbie Hancock Future Shock Electro 1983
Curtis Mayfield Roots Chicago Soul, Funk 1971
Common Black America Again Conscious Hip Hop 2016
Art Ensemble of Chicago Full Force Avant-Garde Jazz 1980
Bob Newhart The Button-Down Mind of Bob Newhart Stand-up Comedy 1960
Laurie Anderson Strange Angels Art Pop 1989
The Ramsey Lewis Trio The In Crowd Soul Jazz 1965
Noname Telefone Conscious Hip Hop, Jazz Rap 2016
Anita O'Day Pick Yourself Up with Anita O'Day Vocal Jazz 1957
LaVern Baker Sings Bessie Smith Rhythm & Blues 1958
Miles Davis & John Coltrane Live in Stockholm 1960 Hard Bop 1985
Shellac Dude Incredible Math Rock, Noise Rock, Post-Hardcore 2014
The Staple Singers Be Altitude: Respect Yourself Southern Soul 1972
Virgo Virgo Chicago House 1989
Miles Davis Get Up with It Jazz Fusion, Jazz-Funk 1974
Urge Overkill Exit the Dragon Alternative Rock 1995
U.S. Girls Half Free Art Pop, Psychedelic Pop 2015
Miles Davis Miles Davis All Star Sextet/Walkin' Hard Bop 1955
Wilco Kicking Television: Live in Chicago Alternative Rock 2005
Earth, Wind & Fire Spirit Funk, Soul 1976
Califone Roots & Crowns Alt-Country, Psychedelic Folk 2006
The Impressions The Impressions Chicago Soul 1963
Common Electric Circus Conscious Hip Hop, Experimental Hip Hop 2002
Ezra Furman Perpetual Motion People Indie Rock 2015
Andrew Bird Noble Beast Chamber Pop, Folk Rock, Singer/Songwriter 2009
Jerry Butler The Ice Man Cometh Pop Soul 1968
David Ackles David Ackles/The Road to Cairo Singer/Songwriter 1968
June Christy The Misty Miss Christy Standards, Vocal Jazz 1956
The For Carnation The For Carnation Post-Rock, Slowcore 2000
Common One Day It'll All Make Sense Conscious Hip Hop 1997
Miles Davis Vol. 2 Jazz 1953
Richard Pryor Bicentennial Nigger Stand-up Comedy 1976
Dinah Washington In the Land of Hi-Fi Standards, Vocal Jazz 1956
Califone Quicksand/Cradlesnakes Alt-Country 2003
Matana Roberts Coin Coin Chapter Two: Mississippi Moonchile Spiritual Jazz 2013
Anita O'Day Anita O'Day Sings the Winners Vocal Jazz 1958
Herbie Hancock V.S.O.P Jazz Fusion, Post-Bop 1976
Miles Davis Someday My Prince Will Come Modal Jazz 1961
Philip Glass Glassworks Minimalism 1982
Matana Roberts Coin Coin Chapter Three: River Run Thee Experimental 2015
Mavis Staples We'll Never Turn Back Country Soul, Southern Soul 2007
Miles Davis Dark Magus Jazz Fusion, Jazz-Funk 1977
R. Kelly Chocolate Factory Contemporary R&B 2003
Matana Roberts Coin Coin Chapter One: Gens de couleur Libres Avant-Garde Jazz 2011
Miles Davis Seven Steps to Heaven Cool Jazz 1963
Herbie Hancock V.S.O.P. - The Quintet Post-Bop 1977
Andrew Hill Judgment! Post-Bop 1964
Andrew Hill Black Fire Post-Bop 1964
Anita O'Day Anita/This Is Anita Vocal Jazz 1955
Liz Phair Whitechocolatespaceegg Alternative Singer/Songwriter, Indie Rock 1998
Zwan Mary Star of the Sea Alternative Rock 2003
The Handsome Family Last Days of Wonder Alt-Country 2006