Best-of Lists

This page last updated January 8, 2020.

Here are best-of lists which have been featured by Dave’s Music Database, either here on the blog, over at the DMDB Facebook page, or at the website. You can also check the DMDB Music Makers’ Encyclopedia to search acts by name and find their various awards. Here are some quick links:

ACTS - ALBUMS - SONGS - MEDIA (videos, movies, books, TV)


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Acts/Music Makers Overall

Acts/Music Makers by Categories

Acts/Music Makers by Genre

Acts: Hall of Fames

Lifetime Achievement Awards

Acts/Music Makers by Publications/Organizations


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Albums/Works by Era

Albums/Works by Year

Albums/Works by Year: Country

Albums/Works by Year: R&B

Albums/Works: Charts/Sales

Albums/Works: Awards/Hall of Fames

Albums/Works: Genre/Category

Albums/Works: Publications/Organizations

Albums/Works: Dave’s Faves

Albums/Works: Artist Spotlights


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Songs by Era

Songs by Year

Songs – Charts/Sales/Airplay

Songs – Awards/Hall of Fames

Songs by Genre/Category

Songs by Publications/Organizations

Songs: Dave’s Faves

Songs: Artist Spotlights

Songs: Songwriter/Producer Spotlights

MEDIA (Videos, Movies, Books, TV)