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New Skin For The Old CeremonyCanada Leonard Cohen
Year of Release:1974Appears in:52 charts
Rank in 1974:36Rank Score:660
Rank in 1970s411Overall Rank:1,991
Average Rating:  79/100 (69 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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1992.

AbacabUnited Kingdom Genesis
Year of Release:1981Appears in:48 charts
Rank in 1981:29Rank Score:660
Rank in 1980s322Overall Rank:1,992
Average Rating:  69/100 (117 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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1993.

KornUnited States Korn
Year of Release:1994Appears in:43 charts
Rank in 1994:54Rank Score:659
Rank in 1990s438Overall Rank:1,993
Average Rating:  70/100 (85 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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1994.

Apollo: Atmospheres and SoundtracksUnited Kingdom Brian Eno
Year of Release:1983Appears in:46 charts
Rank in 1983:29Rank Score:659
Rank in 1980s323Overall Rank:1,994
Average Rating:  79/100 (59 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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1995.

Recovering The SatellitesUnited States Counting Crows
Year of Release:1996Appears in:40 charts
Rank in 1996:48Rank Score:659
Rank in 1990s439Overall Rank:1,995
Average Rating:  75/100 (62 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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1996.

Rattus NorvegicusUnited Kingdom The Stranglers
Year of Release:1977Appears in:55 charts
Rank in 1977:42Rank Score:658
Rank in 1970s412Overall Rank:1,996
Average Rating:  75/100 (64 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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1997.

Go Tell Fire To The MountainUnited Kingdom WU LYF
Year of Release:2011Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 2011:42Rank Score:658
Rank in 2010s143Overall Rank:1,997
Average Rating:  68/100 (96 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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1998.

Brown SugarUnited States D'Angelo
Year of Release:1995Appears in:46 charts
Rank in 1995:47Rank Score:657
Rank in 1990s440Overall Rank:1,998
Average Rating:  77/100 (50 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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1999.

Duran DuranUnited Kingdom Duran Duran
Year of Release:1981Appears in:52 charts
Rank in 1981:30Rank Score:657
Rank in 1980s324Overall Rank:1,999
Average Rating:  72/100 (63 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2000.

Let Love RuleUnited States Lenny Kravitz
Year of Release:1989Appears in:46 charts
Rank in 1989:27Rank Score:657
Rank in 1980s325Overall Rank:2,000
Average Rating:  72/100 (80 votes)
Comments: 4 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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