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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 Moody Blues: In Search of the Lost Chord

    The Moody Blues: In Search of the Lost Chord

    Album #59 - July 1968

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      Cream: Wheels of Fire

      Cream: Wheels of Fire

      Album #58 - July 1968

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        Johnny Cash  - At Folsom Prison

        Johnny Cash: At Folsom Prison

        Album #57 - May 1968

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          Simon & Garfunkel: Bookends

          Simon and Garfunkel: Bookends

          Album #56 - April 1968

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            The Mothers of Invention: We're Only In It For The Money

            The Mothers of Invention: We're Only In It For The Money

            Album #55 - March 1968

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              THE BEE GEES: HORIZONTAL

              The Bee Gees: Horizontal

              Album #54 - February 1968

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