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RankAlbumArtist
1881.

Waltz For DebbyUnited States Bill Evans Trio
Year of Release:1961Appears in:65 charts
Rank in 1961:5Rank Score:907
Rank in 1960s173Overall Rank:1,881
Average Rating:  78/100 (84 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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1882.

VisiterUnited States The Dodos
Year of Release:2008Appears in:64 charts
Rank in 2008:37Rank Score:905
Rank in 2000s418Overall Rank:1,882
Average Rating:  78/100 (85 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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1883.

Road To RuinUnited States Ramones
Year of Release:1978Appears in:87 charts
Rank in 1978:39Rank Score:905
Rank in 1970s394Overall Rank:1,883
Average Rating:  77/100 (133 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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1884.

The Dream Of The Blue TurtlesUnited Kingdom Sting
Year of Release:1985Appears in:96 charts
Rank in 1985:26Rank Score:905
Rank in 1980s309Overall Rank:1,884
Average Rating:  74/100 (131 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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1885.

TodayUnited States Galaxie 500
Year of Release:1988Appears in:92 charts
Rank in 1988:30Rank Score:905
Rank in 1980s310Overall Rank:1,885
Average Rating:  81/100 (125 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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1886.

The Unauthorized Biography Of Reinhold MessnerUnited States Ben Folds Five
Year of Release:1999Appears in:51 charts
Rank in 1999:38Rank Score:904
Rank in 1990s402Overall Rank:1,886
Average Rating:  73/100 (70 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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1887.

The Days Of Wine And RosesUnited States The Dream Syndicate
Year of Release:1982Appears in:90 charts
Rank in 1982:34Rank Score:904
Rank in 1980s311Overall Rank:1,887
Average Rating:  77/100 (102 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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1888.

UpUnited Kingdom Peter Gabriel
Year of Release:2002Appears in:63 charts
Rank in 2002:38Rank Score:902
Rank in 2000s419Overall Rank:1,888
Average Rating:  75/100 (88 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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1889.

MovementUnited Kingdom New Order
Year of Release:1981Appears in:103 charts
Rank in 1981:27Rank Score:901
Rank in 1980s312Overall Rank:1,889
Average Rating:  75/100 (139 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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1890.

UpUnited States R.E.M.
Year of Release:1998Appears in:88 charts
Rank in 1998:48Rank Score:901
Rank in 1990s403Overall Rank:1,890
Average Rating:  69/100 (177 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 207 2%
1960s 654 7%
1970s 1561 16%
1980s 1530 15%
1990s 2090 21%
2000s 2598 26%
2010s 1354 14%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
Various Artists 33 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 27 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5080 51%
United Kingdom 2676 27%
Canada 445 4%
Australia 241 2%
Mixed Nationality 174 2%
Germany 167 2%
Sweden 160 2%
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