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RankAlbumArtist
1.

OK ComputerUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:1997Appears in:2,480 charts
Rank in 1997:1Rank Score:142,239
Rank in 1990s1Overall Rank:1
Average Rating: Top rated 91/100 (2,766 votes)
Comments: 489 comments
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2.

The Dark Side Of The MoonUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1973Appears in:2,253 charts
Rank in 1973:1Rank Score:128,342
Rank in 1970s1Overall Rank:2
Average Rating: Top rated 92/100 (2,609 votes)
Comments: 308 comments
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3.

RevolverUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1966Appears in:2,016 charts
Rank in 1966:1Rank Score:112,044
Rank in 1960s1Overall Rank:3
Average Rating: Top rated 91/100 (2,283 votes)
Comments: 257 comments
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4.

Abbey RoadUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,960 charts
Rank in 1969:1Rank Score:108,047
Rank in 1960s2Overall Rank:4
Average Rating: Top rated 91/100 (2,231 votes)
Comments: 237 comments
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5.

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club BandUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,940 charts
Rank in 1967:1Rank Score:103,460
Rank in 1960s3Overall Rank:5
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (2,279 votes)
Comments: 273 comments
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6.

NevermindUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,802 charts
Rank in 1991:1Rank Score:82,179
Rank in 1990s2Overall Rank:6
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (2,300 votes)
Comments: 236 comments
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7.

Kid AUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:2000Appears in:1,743 charts
Rank in 2000:1Rank Score:81,892
Rank in 2000s1Overall Rank:7
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,097 votes)
Comments: 337 comments
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8.

Led Zeppelin IVUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,703 charts
Rank in 1971:1Rank Score:79,840
Rank in 1970s2Overall Rank:8
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (2,051 votes)
Comments: 157 comments
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9.

FuneralCanada Arcade Fire
Year of Release:2004Appears in:1,663 charts
Rank in 2004:1Rank Score:79,642
Rank in 2000s2Overall Rank:9
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (1,875 votes)
Comments: 232 comments
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10.

The Velvet Underground And NicoUnited States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,649 charts
Rank in 1967:2Rank Score:79,322
Rank in 1960s4Overall Rank:10
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (1,722 votes)
Comments: 189 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 181 2%
1960s 640 6%
1970s 1532 15%
1980s 1538 15%
1990s 2153 22%
2000s 2766 28%
2010s 1185 12%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 44 0%
Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
The Beatles 26 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
Frank Sinatra 22 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5006 50%
United Kingdom 2662 27%
Canada 433 4%
Australia 252 3%
Mixed Nationality 185 2%
Sweden 183 2%
Germany 173 2%
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