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The Top 500 of The Top 40

The Top 500 of The Top 40

500 of the best and most historically relevant albums to make the top 40 album charts from 1964 to the present - chosen by Tom Ryan and presented chronologically.

Elvis Presley: From Elvis in Memphis

Elvis Presley: From Elvis in Memphis

Album #74 - June 1969

It may not be obvious today, but in 1969, trying to salvage Elvis Presley’s career as a respectably valid musician was a loser’s game.

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    The Bee Gees - Odessa

    The Bee Gees: Odessa, Part 1

    Album # 68 - March 1969

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      The Bee Gees - Odessa

      The Bee Gees: Odessa, Part 2

      Album #68 - March 1969

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        MC5 - Kick Out the Jams

        MC5 - Kick Out the Jams

        Album #67 - February 1969

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          Led Zeppelin - Led Zeppelin First Album

          Led Zeppelin: Led Zeppelin (1)

          Album #66 - January 1969

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            Creedence Clearwater Revival - Bayou Country

            Creedence Clearwater Revival: Bayou Country

            Album #65 - January 1969

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              The Rolling Stones: Beggar's Banquet

              The Rolling Stones: Beggar's Banquet

              Album #64 - December 1968

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