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RankAlbumArtist
1951.

KaleidoscopeUnited Kingdom Siouxsie And The Banshees
Year of Release:1980Appears in:69 charts
Rank in 1980:43Rank Score:868
Rank in 1980s319Overall Rank:1,951
Average Rating:  76/100 (96 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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1952.

ScarecrowUnited States John Cougar Mellencamp
Year of Release:1985Appears in:76 charts
Rank in 1985:27Rank Score:868
Rank in 1980s320Overall Rank:1,952
Average Rating:  74/100 (114 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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1953.

The DriftUnited States Scott Walker
Year of Release:2006Appears in:73 charts
Rank in 2006:44Rank Score:867
Rank in 2000s431Overall Rank:1,953
Average Rating:  78/100 (96 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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1954.

Down On The UpsideUnited States Soundgarden
Year of Release:1996Appears in:70 charts
Rank in 1996:45Rank Score:867
Rank in 1990s417Overall Rank:1,954
Average Rating:  74/100 (152 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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1955.

Ambient 4: On LandUnited Kingdom Brian Eno
Year of Release:1982Appears in:73 charts
Rank in 1982:35Rank Score:865
Rank in 1980s321Overall Rank:1,955
Average Rating:  78/100 (103 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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1956.

Get Your WingsUnited States Aerosmith
Year of Release:1974Appears in:66 charts
Rank in 1974:35Rank Score:863
Rank in 1970s403Overall Rank:1,956
Average Rating:  75/100 (125 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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1957.

Face The MusicUnited Kingdom Electric Light Orchestra
Year of Release:1975Appears in:77 charts
Rank in 1975:36Rank Score:863
Rank in 1970s404Overall Rank:1,957
Average Rating:  76/100 (111 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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1958.

No Jacket RequiredUnited Kingdom Phil Collins
Year of Release:1985Appears in:92 charts
Rank in 1985:28Rank Score:862
Rank in 1980s322Overall Rank:1,958
Average Rating:  68/100 (143 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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1959.

A Passion PlayUnited Kingdom Jethro Tull
Year of Release:1973Appears in:42 charts
Rank in 1973:47Rank Score:862
Rank in 1970s405Overall Rank:1,959
Average Rating:  74/100 (100 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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1960.

NocturneUnited States Wild Nothing
Year of Release:2012Appears in:65 charts
Rank in 2012:27Rank Score:860
Rank in 2010s168Overall Rank:1,960
Average Rating:  78/100 (98 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 207 2%
1960s 657 7%
1970s 1559 16%
1980s 1529 15%
1990s 2090 21%
2000s 2603 26%
2010s 1348 13%
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 2678 27%
Canada 443 4%
Australia 241 2%
Mixed Nationality 174 2%
Germany 167 2%
Sweden 161 2%
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