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RankAlbumArtist
1951.

First And Last And AlwaysUnited Kingdom Sisters Of Mercy
Year of Release:1985Appears in:44 charts
Rank in 1985:28Rank Score:676
Rank in 1980s315Overall Rank:1,951
Average Rating:  75/100 (53 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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1952.

McCartneyUnited Kingdom Paul McCartney
Year of Release:1970Appears in:77 charts
Rank in 1970:50Rank Score:676
Rank in 1970s406Overall Rank:1,952
Average Rating:  76/100 (118 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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1953.

Space Is Only NoiseUnited States Nicolas Jaar
Year of Release:2011Appears in:77 charts
Rank in 2011:38Rank Score:675
Rank in 2010s136Overall Rank:1,953
Average Rating:  74/100 (117 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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1954.

Night And DayUnited Kingdom Joe Jackson
Year of Release:1982Appears in:56 charts
Rank in 1982:34Rank Score:674
Rank in 1980s316Overall Rank:1,954
Average Rating:  75/100 (74 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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1955.

WhitesnakeUnited Kingdom Whitesnake
Year of Release:1987Appears in:41 charts
Rank in 1987:37Rank Score:674
Rank in 1980s317Overall Rank:1,955
Average Rating:  72/100 (80 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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1956.

Bert JanschUnited Kingdom Bert Jansch
Year of Release:1965Appears in:57 charts
Rank in 1965:17Rank Score:674
Rank in 1960s179Overall Rank:1,956
Average Rating:  78/100 (59 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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1957.

The English RivieraUnited Kingdom Metronomy
Year of Release:2011Appears in:49 charts
Rank in 2011:39Rank Score:674
Rank in 2010s137Overall Rank:1,957
Average Rating:  72/100 (112 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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1958.

El Nervio Del VolcánMexico Caifanes
Year of Release:1994Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1994:52Rank Score:674
Rank in 1990s429Overall Rank:1,958
Average Rating:  77/100 (12 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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1959.

Caetano VelosoBrazil Caetano Veloso
Year of Release:1968Appears in:35 charts
Rank in 1968:34Rank Score:673
Rank in 1960s180Overall Rank:1,959
Average Rating:  77/100 (48 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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1960.

King Of AmericaUnited Kingdom The Costello Show Featuring The Attractions And Confederates
Year of Release:1986Appears in:42 charts
Rank in 1986:27Rank Score:672
Rank in 1980s318Overall Rank:1,960
Average Rating:  75/100 (66 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 188 2%
1960s 614 6%
1970s 1475 15%
1980s 1526 15%
1990s 2211 22%
2000s 2899 29%
2010s 1081 11%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 46 0%
Bob Dylan 37 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Rolling Stones 30 0%
The Beatles 27 0%
Miles Davis 23 0%
The Kinks 22 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4929 49%
United Kingdom 2597 26%
Canada 425 4%
Australia 255 3%
Mixed Nationality 196 2%
Sweden 181 2%
Germany 180 2%
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