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11.

The Beatles (The White Album)United Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1968Appears in:1,929 charts
Rank in 1968:1Rank Score:89,538
Rank in 1960s5Overall Rank:11
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,444 votes)
Comments: 220 comments
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12.

Wish You Were HereUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,883 charts
Rank in 1975:1Rank Score:86,282
Rank in 1970s3Overall Rank:12
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (2,459 votes)
Comments: 193 comments
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13.

Pet SoundsUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1966Appears in:1,838 charts
Rank in 1966:2Rank Score:85,102
Rank in 1960s6Overall Rank:13
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,035 votes)
Comments: 226 comments
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14.

London CallingUnited Kingdom The Clash
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,903 charts
Rank in 1979:1Rank Score:84,073
Rank in 1970s4Overall Rank:14
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (2,063 votes)
Comments: 182 comments
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15.

In RainbowsUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:2007Appears in:1,801 charts
Rank in 2007:1Rank Score:80,329
Rank in 2000s3Overall Rank:15
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (2,369 votes)
Comments: 269 comments
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16.

The BendsUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:1995Appears in:1,890 charts
Rank in 1995:1Rank Score:77,463
Rank in 1990s3Overall Rank:16
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,549 votes)
Comments: 224 comments
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17.

The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From MarsUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1,856 charts
Rank in 1972:1Rank Score:76,805
Rank in 1970s5Overall Rank:17
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (2,093 votes)
Comments: 192 comments
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18.

In The Aeroplane Over The SeaUnited States Neutral Milk Hotel
Year of Release:1998Appears in:1,648 charts
Rank in 1998:1Rank Score:76,094
Rank in 1990s4Overall Rank:18
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,814 votes)
Comments: 308 comments
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19.

DoolittleUnited States Pixies
Year of Release:1989Appears in:1,667 charts
Rank in 1989:1Rank Score:70,003
Rank in 1980s1Overall Rank:19
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,853 votes)
Comments: 195 comments
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20.

Highway 61 RevisitedUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1965Appears in:1,583 charts
Rank in 1965:1Rank Score:67,660
Rank in 1960s7Overall Rank:20
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (1,816 votes)
Comments: 149 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 211 2%
1960s 654 7%
1970s 1537 15%
1980s 1520 15%
1990s 2072 21%
2000s 2575 26%
2010s 1424 14%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
Various Artists 36 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 27 0%
Frank Zappa 27 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5062 51%
United Kingdom 2686 27%
Canada 448 4%
Australia 249 2%
Mixed Nationality 177 2%
Germany 161 2%
Sweden 155 2%
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