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RankAlbumArtist
1401.

Let There Be RockAustralia AC/DC
Year of Release:1977Appears in:55 charts
Rank in 1977:29Rank Score:965
Rank in 1970s305Overall Rank:1,401
Average Rating:  75/100 (143 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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1402.

Two DancersUnited Kingdom Wild Beasts
Year of Release:2009Appears in:45 charts
Rank in 2009:29Rank Score:965
Rank in 2000s308Overall Rank:1,402
Average Rating:  77/100 (81 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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1403.

Waiting For ColumbusUnited States Little Feat
Year of Release:1978Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 1978:29Rank Score:965
Rank in 1970s306Overall Rank:1,403
Average Rating:  76/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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1404.

Smiley SmileUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1967Appears in:86 charts
Rank in 1967:29Rank Score:965
Rank in 1960s134Overall Rank:1,404
Average Rating:  74/100 (139 votes)
Comments: 18 comments
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1405.

BrotherhoodUnited Kingdom New Order
Year of Release:1986Appears in:73 charts
Rank in 1986:18Rank Score:962
Rank in 1980s230Overall Rank:1,405
Average Rating:  78/100 (83 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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1406.

LodgerUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1979Appears in:83 charts
Rank in 1979:27Rank Score:962
Rank in 1970s307Overall Rank:1,406
Average Rating:  76/100 (170 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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1407.

Fly Like An EagleUnited States Steve Miller Band
Year of Release:1976Appears in:80 charts
Rank in 1976:26Rank Score:960
Rank in 1970s308Overall Rank:1,407
Average Rating:  77/100 (84 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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1408.

Kings Of The Wild FrontierUnited Kingdom Adam And The Ants
Year of Release:1980Appears in:43 charts
Rank in 1980:35Rank Score:958
Rank in 1980s231Overall Rank:1,408
Average Rating:  69/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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1409.

Peter GabrielUnited Kingdom Peter Gabriel
Year of Release:1977Appears in:85 charts
Rank in 1977:30Rank Score:958
Rank in 1970s309Overall Rank:1,409
Average Rating:  76/100 (101 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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1410.

Seventh TreeUnited Kingdom Goldfrapp
Year of Release:2008Appears in:40 charts
Rank in 2008:26Rank Score:955
Rank in 2000s309Overall Rank:1,410
Average Rating:  74/100 (72 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 181 2%
1960s 597 6%
1970s 1482 15%
1980s 1518 15%
1990s 2202 22%
2000s 2882 29%
2010s 1147 11%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 46 0%
Bob Dylan 37 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
The Rolling Stones 30 0%
The Beatles 27 0%
Miles Davis 22 0%
The Kinks 21 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4941 49%
United Kingdom 2583 26%
Canada 424 4%
Australia 256 3%
Mixed Nationality 195 2%
Sweden 185 2%
Germany 179 2%
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