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RankAlbumArtist
1541.

LeftovertureUnited States Kansas
Year of Release:1976Appears in:58 charts
Rank in 1976:31Rank Score:972
Rank in 1970s336Overall Rank:1,541
Average Rating:  75/100 (79 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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1542.

It's A Wonderful LifeUnited States Sparklehorse
Year of Release:2001Appears in:78 charts
Rank in 2001:30Rank Score:971
Rank in 2000s347Overall Rank:1,542
Average Rating:  78/100 (88 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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1543.

Cosmic ThingUnited States The B-52's
Year of Release:1989Appears in:74 charts
Rank in 1989:25Rank Score:969
Rank in 1980s253Overall Rank:1,543
Average Rating:  75/100 (91 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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1544.

Swing Lo MagellanUnited States Dirty Projectors
Year of Release:2012Appears in:90 charts
Rank in 2012:20Rank Score:968
Rank in 2010s101Overall Rank:1,544
Average Rating:  76/100 (148 votes)
Comments: 18 comments
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1545.

At BudokanUnited States Cheap Trick
Year of Release:1978Appears in:61 charts
Rank in 1978:33Rank Score:967
Rank in 1970s337Overall Rank:1,545
Average Rating:  76/100 (94 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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1546.

w h o k i l lUnited States tUnE-YaRdS
Year of Release:2011Appears in:137 charts
Rank in 2011:30Rank Score:967
Rank in 2010s102Overall Rank:1,546
Average Rating:  74/100 (217 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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1547.

Warren ZevonUnited States Warren Zevon
Year of Release:1976Appears in:47 charts
Rank in 1976:32Rank Score:964
Rank in 1970s338Overall Rank:1,547
Average Rating:  78/100 (53 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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1548.

Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Cole Porter SongbookUnited States Ella Fitzgerald
Year of Release:1956Appears in:61 charts
Rank in 1956:7Rank Score:962
Rank in 1950s25Overall Rank:1,548
Average Rating:  77/100 (53 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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1549.

TodayUnited States Galaxie 500
Year of Release:1988Appears in:71 charts
Rank in 1988:26Rank Score:962
Rank in 1980s254Overall Rank:1,549
Average Rating:  81/100 (93 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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1550.

Unit StructuresUnited States Cecil Taylor
Year of Release:1966Appears in:63 charts
Rank in 1966:15Rank Score:962
Rank in 1960s143Overall Rank:1,550
Average Rating:  76/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 180 2%
1960s 635 6%
1970s 1532 15%
1980s 1544 15%
1990s 2154 22%
2000s 2781 28%
2010s 1168 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 Zappa 22 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4989 50%
United Kingdom 2663 27%
Canada 432 4%
Australia 251 3%
Mixed Nationality 188 2%
Sweden 180 2%
Germany 171 2%
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