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RankAlbumArtist
1001.

Colossal YouthUnited Kingdom Young Marble Giants
Year of Release:1980Appears in:139 charts
Rank in 1980:23Rank Score:1,804
Rank in 1980s164Overall Rank:1,001
Average Rating:  79/100 (153 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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1002.

AutobahnGermany Kraftwerk
Year of Release:1974Appears in:143 charts
Rank in 1974:17Rank Score:1,794
Rank in 1970s224Overall Rank:1,002
Average Rating:  79/100 (210 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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1003.

The '59 SoundUnited States The Gaslight Anthem
Year of Release:2008Appears in:81 charts
Rank in 2008:12Rank Score:1,793
Rank in 2000s202Overall Rank:1,003
Average Rating:  76/100 (125 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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1004.

The Gilded Palace Of SinUnited States The Flying Burrito Brothers
Year of Release:1969Appears in:131 charts
Rank in 1969:30Rank Score:1,792
Rank in 1960s103Overall Rank:1,004
Average Rating:  78/100 (145 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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1005.

Me Against The WorldUnited States 2Pac
Year of Release:1995Appears in:102 charts
Rank in 1995:20Rank Score:1,791
Rank in 1990s224Overall Rank:1,005
Average Rating:  79/100 (126 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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1006.

Dig Your Own HoleUnited Kingdom The Chemical Brothers
Year of Release:1997Appears in:120 charts
Rank in 1997:22Rank Score:1,789
Rank in 1990s225Overall Rank:1,006
Average Rating:  76/100 (205 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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1007.

The 2nd LawUnited Kingdom Muse
Year of Release:2012Appears in:136 charts
Rank in 2012:16Rank Score:1,788
Rank in 2010s75Overall Rank:1,007
Average Rating:  64/100 (415 votes)
Comments: 55 comments
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1008.

RattlesnakesUnited Kingdom Lloyd Cole and the Commotions
Year of Release:1984Appears in:108 charts
Rank in 1984:17Rank Score:1,785
Rank in 1980s165Overall Rank:1,008
Average Rating:  77/100 (105 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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1009.

Something/Anything?United States Todd Rundgren
Year of Release:1972Appears in:110 charts
Rank in 1972:25Rank Score:1,784
Rank in 1970s225Overall Rank:1,009
Average Rating:  80/100 (135 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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1010.

FaithUnited Kingdom George Michael
Year of Release:1987Appears in:112 charts
Rank in 1987:20Rank Score:1,781
Rank in 1980s166Overall Rank:1,010
Average Rating:  71/100 (144 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 200 2%
1960s 652 7%
1970s 1557 16%
1980s 1544 15%
1990s 2103 21%
2000s 2632 26%
2010s 1305 13%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
Various Artists 36 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Frank Zappa 28 0%
The Beatles 27 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5034 50%
United Kingdom 2685 27%
Canada 437 4%
Australia 234 2%
Mixed Nationality 182 2%
Sweden 170 2%
Germany 168 2%
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