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RankAlbumArtist
1441.

On The CornerUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1972Appears in:66 charts
Rank in 1972:31Rank Score:940
Rank in 1970s313Overall Rank:1,441
Average Rating:  82/100 (87 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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1442.

Too-Rye-AyUnited Kingdom Dexys Midnight Runners
Year of Release:1982Appears in:51 charts
Rank in 1982:24Rank Score:940
Rank in 1980s236Overall Rank:1,442
Average Rating:  72/100 (77 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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1443.

Howlin' WolfUnited States Howlin' Wolf
Year of Release:1962Appears in:62 charts
Rank in 1962:2Rank Score:940
Rank in 1960s137Overall Rank:1,443
Average Rating:  78/100 (67 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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1444.

GodbluffUnited Kingdom Van Der Graaf Generator
Year of Release:1975Appears in:39 charts
Rank in 1975:23Rank Score:939
Rank in 1970s314Overall Rank:1,444
Average Rating:  76/100 (62 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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1445.

Copper BlueUnited States Sugar
Year of Release:1992Appears in:52 charts
Rank in 1992:33Rank Score:939
Rank in 1990s324Overall Rank:1,445
Average Rating:  77/100 (71 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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1446.

Night BeatUnited States Sam Cooke
Year of Release:1963Appears in:65 charts
Rank in 1963:6Rank Score:938
Rank in 1960s138Overall Rank:1,446
Average Rating:  78/100 (60 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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1447.

Look Sharp!United Kingdom Joe Jackson
Year of Release:1979Appears in:58 charts
Rank in 1979:28Rank Score:938
Rank in 1970s315Overall Rank:1,447
Average Rating:  76/100 (87 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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1448.

Buddy HollyUnited States Buddy Holly
Year of Release:1958Appears in:79 charts
Rank in 1958:4Rank Score:936
Rank in 1950s25Overall Rank:1,448
Average Rating:  79/100 (74 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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1449.

TreatsUnited States Sleigh Bells
Year of Release:2010Appears in:82 charts
Rank in 2010:23Rank Score:935
Rank in 2010s91Overall Rank:1,449
Average Rating:  73/100 (150 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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1450.

BlackoutGermany Scorpions
Year of Release:1982Appears in:58 charts
Rank in 1982:25Rank Score:934
Rank in 1980s237Overall Rank:1,450
Average Rating:  76/100 (74 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 181 2%
1960s 594 6%
1970s 1486 15%
1980s 1514 15%
1990s 2201 22%
2000s 2887 29%
2010s 1155 12%
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%
Pink Floyd 21 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4943 49%
United Kingdom 2586 26%
Canada 425 4%
Australia 256 3%
Mixed Nationality 195 2%
Sweden 186 2%
Germany 180 2%
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