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RankAlbumArtist
1201.

Slow Riot for New Zerø KanadaCanada Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Year of Release:1999Appears in:88 charts
Rank in 1999:32Rank Score:1,320
Rank in 1990s281Overall Rank:1,201
Average Rating:  83/100 (146 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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1202.

MoonmadnessUnited Kingdom Camel
Year of Release:1976Appears in:54 charts
Rank in 1976:22Rank Score:1,320
Rank in 1970s268Overall Rank:1,202
Average Rating:  79/100 (83 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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1203.

Only RevolutionsUnited Kingdom Biffy Clyro
Year of Release:2009Appears in:52 charts
Rank in 2009:25Rank Score:1,318
Rank in 2000s244Overall Rank:1,203
Average Rating:  75/100 (96 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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1204.

From The Choirgirl HotelUnited States Tori Amos
Year of Release:1998Appears in:63 charts
Rank in 1998:37Rank Score:1,316
Rank in 1990s282Overall Rank:1,204
Average Rating:  74/100 (75 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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1205.

You Are FreeUnited States Cat Power
Year of Release:2003Appears in:90 charts
Rank in 2003:27Rank Score:1,312
Rank in 2000s245Overall Rank:1,205
Average Rating:  80/100 (116 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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1206.

Spirit They're Gone, Spirit They've VanishedUnited States Avey Tare & Panda Bear
Year of Release:2000Appears in:75 charts
Rank in 2000:26Rank Score:1,311
Rank in 2000s246Overall Rank:1,206
Average Rating:  81/100 (122 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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1207.

Peace Sells... But Who's Buying?United States Megadeth
Year of Release:1986Appears in:82 charts
Rank in 1986:17Rank Score:1,311
Rank in 1980s199Overall Rank:1,207
Average Rating:  76/100 (143 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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1208.

Second ComingUnited Kingdom The Stone Roses
Year of Release:1994Appears in:82 charts
Rank in 1994:42Rank Score:1,310
Rank in 1990s283Overall Rank:1,208
Average Rating:  72/100 (154 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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1209.

Paul SimonUnited States Paul Simon
Year of Release:1972Appears in:107 charts
Rank in 1972:28Rank Score:1,310
Rank in 1970s269Overall Rank:1,209
Average Rating:  77/100 (125 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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1210.

LorcaUnited States Tim Buckley
Year of Release:1970Appears in:65 charts
Rank in 1970:38Rank Score:1,309
Rank in 1970s270Overall Rank:1,210
Average Rating:  77/100 (113 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 181 2%
1960s 635 6%
1970s 1530 15%
1980s 1538 15%
1990s 2153 22%
2000s 2786 28%
2010s 1171 12%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 45 0%
Bob Dylan 38 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 4996 50%
United Kingdom 2651 27%
Canada 433 4%
Australia 252 3%
Mixed Nationality 188 2%
Sweden 181 2%
Germany 173 2%
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