Top Ambient Pop Albums





Rank All Time Artist Album Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
151
Air Moon Safari Downtempo 1998
2
324
Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds Ghosteen Singer/Songwriter 2019
3
602
Low Double Negative Glitch Pop, Noise Pop 2018
4
1483
David Sylvian Secrets of the Beehive Art Pop 1987
5
1806
Arthur Russell World of Echo Art Pop 1986
6
1840
Mark Hollis Mark Hollis Singer/Songwriter 1998
7
1915
Thom Yorke ANIMA Glitch Pop 2019
8
2052
Jenny Hval Blood Bitch Art Pop 2016
9
2189
Julia Holter Loud City Song Art Pop 2013
10
2294
Julia Holter Aviary Art Pop, Experimental, Progressive Pop 2018
11
2362
Air Talkie Walkie Electronic 2004
12
2494
Angelo Badalamenti Soundtrack from Twin Peaks Dark Jazz, Television Music 1990
13
2671
Laurel Halo Quarantine 2012
14
2718
Air The Virgin Suicides Film Score 2000

Albums "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
Julee Cruise Floating into the Night Dream Pop 1989
Nicolas Jaar Sirens Art Pop 2016
Burial Rival Dealer EP Future Garage 2013
Kate Bush 50 Words for Snow Art Pop 2011
Julianna Barwick The Magic Place Ambient, Dream Pop 2011
Stina Nordenstam And She Closed Her Eyes Dream Pop, Singer/Songwriter 1994
Kelly Lee Owens Kelly Lee Owens Tech House 2017
Laurel Halo Dust Art Pop, Electronic 2017
Helado Negro This is How You Smile Art Pop, Indietronica 2019
David Sylvian Gone to Earth Art Pop 1986
How to Dress Well Total Loss Alternative R&B 2012
Majical Cloudz Are You Alone? 2015
Majical Cloudz Impersonator 2013
Anna von Hausswolff Ceremony Art Pop, Neoclassical Darkwave 2012
Goldfrapp Seventh Tree Art Pop, Dream Pop 2008
How to Dress Well Love Remains Alternative R&B, Dream Pop 2010
Yo La Tengo There's a Riot Going On Indie Rock 2018
Grouper Grid of Points Singer/Songwriter 2018
Colleen A Flame My Love, a Frequency 2017
Julianna Barwick Will Ambient 2016
Frank Ocean Endless Alternative R&B, Art Pop 2016
Let's Eat Grandma I, Gemini Art Pop, Psychedelic Pop 2016
Sufjan Stevens/Nico Muhly/Bryce Dessner/James McAlister Planetarium Art Pop, Indietronica 2017
Sigur Rós Valtari Ambient, Post-Rock 2012