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21.

Rubber SoulUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1965Appears in:1,213 charts
Rank in 1965:2Rank Score:51,883
Rank in 1960s8Overall Rank:21
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,542 votes)
Comments: 126 comments
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22.

The Queen Is DeadUnited Kingdom The Smiths
Year of Release:1986Appears in:1,177 charts
Rank in 1986:1Rank Score:50,248
Rank in 1980s2Overall Rank:22
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,284 votes)
Comments: 125 comments
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23.

The WallUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,125 charts
Rank in 1979:2Rank Score:48,429
Rank in 1970s6Overall Rank:23
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,598 votes)
Comments: 117 comments
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24.

Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,178 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:45,485
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:24
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,299 votes)
Comments: 101 comments
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Is This ItUnited States The Strokes
Year of Release:2001Appears in:1,202 charts
Rank in 2001:1Rank Score:45,039
Rank in 2000s4Overall Rank:25
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,412 votes)
Comments: 167 comments
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26.

The DoorsUnited States The Doors
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,216 charts
Rank in 1967:3Rank Score:44,996
Rank in 1960s9Overall Rank:26
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,334 votes)
Comments: 110 comments
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27.

Exile On Main St.United Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1,008 charts
Rank in 1972:2Rank Score:42,525
Rank in 1970s8Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,181 votes)
Comments: 107 comments
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28.

Blonde On BlondeUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1966Appears in:987 charts
Rank in 1966:3Rank Score:42,412
Rank in 1960s10Overall Rank:28
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,181 votes)
Comments: 87 comments
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29.

LovelessIreland My Bloody Valentine
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,030 charts
Rank in 1991:2Rank Score:41,966
Rank in 1990s5Overall Rank:29
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,076 votes)
Comments: 175 comments
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30.

The Stone RosesUnited Kingdom The Stone Roses
Year of Release:1989Appears in:1,002 charts
Rank in 1989:2Rank Score:41,060
Rank in 1980s3Overall Rank:30
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,118 votes)
Comments: 112 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 183 2%
1960s 626 6%
1970s 1524 15%
1980s 1539 15%
1990s 2169 22%
2000s 2805 28%
2010s 1148 11%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 45 0%
Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 32 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
The Beatles 26 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Frank Zappa 22 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5000 50%
United Kingdom 2648 26%
Canada 430 4%
Australia 258 3%
Mixed Nationality 188 2%
Sweden 181 2%
Germany 171 2%
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