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21.

Rubber SoulUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1965Appears in:1,127 charts
Rank in 1965:2Rank Score:48,714
Rank in 1960s8Overall Rank:21
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,410 votes)
Comments: 118 comments
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22.

The Queen Is DeadUnited Kingdom The Smiths
Year of Release:1986Appears in:1,095 charts
Rank in 1986:1Rank Score:47,469
Rank in 1980s2Overall Rank:22
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,162 votes)
Comments: 118 comments
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23.

Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,114 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:44,192
Rank in 1970s6Overall Rank:23
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,203 votes)
Comments: 95 comments
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24.

The WallUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,036 charts
Rank in 1979:2Rank Score:44,067
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:24
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,452 votes)
Comments: 111 comments
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25.

The DoorsUnited States The Doors
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,142 charts
Rank in 1967:3Rank Score:43,125
Rank in 1960s9Overall Rank:25
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,231 votes)
Comments: 99 comments
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Is This ItUnited States The Strokes
Year of Release:2001Appears in:1,112 charts
Rank in 2001:1Rank Score:41,719
Rank in 2000s4Overall Rank:26
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,288 votes)
Comments: 150 comments
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27.

Exile On Main St.United Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1972Appears in:944 charts
Rank in 1972:2Rank Score:39,962
Rank in 1970s8Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,079 votes)
Comments: 98 comments
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28.

Blonde On BlondeUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1966Appears in:911 charts
Rank in 1966:3Rank Score:39,767
Rank in 1960s10Overall Rank:28
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,092 votes)
Comments: 83 comments
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29.

LovelessIreland My Bloody Valentine
Year of Release:1991Appears in:965 charts
Rank in 1991:2Rank Score:39,731
Rank in 1990s5Overall Rank:29
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (988 votes)
Comments: 165 comments
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30.

Are You ExperiencedUnited States The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,033 charts
Rank in 1967:4Rank Score:39,415
Rank in 1960s11Overall Rank:30
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,151 votes)
Comments: 77 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 189 2%
1960s 603 6%
1970s 1492 15%
1980s 1528 15%
1990s 2226 22%
2000s 2937 29%
2010s 1028 10%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 44 0%
Bob Dylan 37 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
The Rolling Stones 30 0%
The Beatles 27 0%
Miles Davis 23 0%
Pink Floyd 21 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4925 49%
United Kingdom 2578 26%
Canada 419 4%
Australia 258 3%
Mixed Nationality 195 2%
Sweden 185 2%
Germany 183 2%
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