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RankAlbumArtist
1001.

Screaming For VengeanceUnited Kingdom Judas Priest
Year of Release:1982Appears in:83 charts
Rank in 1982:16Rank Score:1,516
Rank in 1980s159Overall Rank:1,001
Average Rating:  76/100 (142 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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1002.

Country LifeUnited Kingdom Roxy Music
Year of Release:1974Appears in:104 charts
Rank in 1974:17Rank Score:1,515
Rank in 1970s223Overall Rank:1,002
Average Rating:  79/100 (151 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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1003.

Bad BrainsUnited States Bad Brains
Year of Release:1982Appears in:70 charts
Rank in 1982:17Rank Score:1,513
Rank in 1980s160Overall Rank:1,003
Average Rating:  74/100 (88 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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1004.

New Day RisingUnited States Hüsker Dü
Year of Release:1985Appears in:106 charts
Rank in 1985:15Rank Score:1,513
Rank in 1980s161Overall Rank:1,004
Average Rating:  78/100 (140 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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1005.

Peter Gabriel IVUnited Kingdom Peter Gabriel
Year of Release:1982Appears in:87 charts
Rank in 1982:18Rank Score:1,512
Rank in 1980s162Overall Rank:1,005
Average Rating:  77/100 (102 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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1006.

AntidotesUnited Kingdom Foals
Year of Release:2008Appears in:72 charts
Rank in 2008:14Rank Score:1,504
Rank in 2000s209Overall Rank:1,006
Average Rating:  73/100 (131 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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1007.

Sail AwayUnited States Randy Newman
Year of Release:1972Appears in:83 charts
Rank in 1972:22Rank Score:1,503
Rank in 1970s224Overall Rank:1,007
Average Rating:  79/100 (110 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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1008.

Deltron 3030Mixed Nationality Deltron 3030
Year of Release:2000Appears in:73 charts
Rank in 2000:22Rank Score:1,503
Rank in 2000s210Overall Rank:1,008
Average Rating:  76/100 (80 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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1009.

Holy DiverUnited States Dio
Year of Release:1983Appears in:81 charts
Rank in 1983:13Rank Score:1,503
Rank in 1980s163Overall Rank:1,009
Average Rating:  74/100 (120 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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1010.

Alien LanesUnited States Guided By Voices
Year of Release:1995Appears in:73 charts
Rank in 1995:20Rank Score:1,501
Rank in 1990s232Overall Rank:1,010
Average Rating:  80/100 (102 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 188 2%
1960s 614 6%
1970s 1475 15%
1980s 1526 15%
1990s 2211 22%
2000s 2899 29%
2010s 1081 11%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 46 0%
Bob Dylan 37 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Rolling Stones 30 0%
The Beatles 27 0%
Miles Davis 23 0%
The Kinks 22 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4929 49%
United Kingdom 2597 26%
Canada 425 4%
Australia 255 3%
Mixed Nationality 196 2%
Sweden 181 2%
Germany 180 2%
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