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11.

The Beatles (The White Album)United Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1968Appears in:1,912 charts
Rank in 1968:1Rank Score:88,980
Rank in 1960s5Overall Rank:11
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,414 votes)
Comments: 217 comments
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12.

Wish You Were HereUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,857 charts
Rank in 1975:1Rank Score:85,372
Rank in 1970s3Overall Rank:12
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (2,427 votes)
Comments: 190 comments
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13.

Pet SoundsUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1966Appears in:1,813 charts
Rank in 1966:2Rank Score:84,399
Rank in 1960s6Overall Rank:13
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,014 votes)
Comments: 223 comments
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14.

London CallingUnited Kingdom The Clash
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,884 charts
Rank in 1979:1Rank Score:83,389
Rank in 1970s4Overall Rank:14
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (2,044 votes)
Comments: 182 comments
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15.

In RainbowsUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:2007Appears in:1,782 charts
Rank in 2007:1Rank Score:79,420
Rank in 2000s3Overall Rank:15
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (2,331 votes)
Comments: 263 comments
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16.

The BendsUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:1995Appears in:1,869 charts
Rank in 1995:1Rank Score:76,413
Rank in 1990s3Overall Rank:16
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,510 votes)
Comments: 223 comments
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17.

The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From MarsUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1,830 charts
Rank in 1972:1Rank Score:76,045
Rank in 1970s5Overall Rank:17
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (2,067 votes)
Comments: 187 comments
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18.

In The Aeroplane Over The SeaUnited States Neutral Milk Hotel
Year of Release:1998Appears in:1,628 charts
Rank in 1998:1Rank Score:75,465
Rank in 1990s4Overall Rank:18
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,790 votes)
Comments: 304 comments
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19.

DoolittleUnited States Pixies
Year of Release:1989Appears in:1,645 charts
Rank in 1989:1Rank Score:69,221
Rank in 1980s1Overall Rank:19
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,830 votes)
Comments: 191 comments
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20.

Highway 61 RevisitedUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1965Appears in:1,570 charts
Rank in 1965:1Rank Score:67,230
Rank in 1960s7Overall Rank:20
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (1,799 votes)
Comments: 147 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 209 2%
1960s 652 7%
1970s 1542 15%
1980s 1521 15%
1990s 2063 21%
2000s 2586 26%
2010s 1420 14%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 36 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 32 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 27 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5075 51%
United Kingdom 2673 27%
Canada 447 4%
Australia 252 3%
Mixed Nationality 169 2%
Germany 166 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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