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RankAlbumArtist
21.

Rubber SoulUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1965Appears in:1,164 charts
Rank in 1965:2Rank Score:49,803
Rank in 1960s8Overall Rank:21
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,459 votes)
Comments: 119 comments
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22.

The Queen Is DeadUnited Kingdom The Smiths
Year of Release:1986Appears in:1,135 charts
Rank in 1986:1Rank Score:48,998
Rank in 1980s2Overall Rank:22
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,207 votes)
Comments: 121 comments
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23.

The WallUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,086 charts
Rank in 1979:2Rank Score:45,811
Rank in 1970s6Overall Rank:23
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,512 votes)
Comments: 115 comments
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24.

Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,162 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:45,596
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:24
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,235 votes)
Comments: 97 comments
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25.

The DoorsUnited States The Doors
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,173 charts
Rank in 1967:3Rank Score:44,100
Rank in 1960s9Overall Rank:25
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,268 votes)
Comments: 102 comments
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Is This ItUnited States The Strokes
Year of Release:2001Appears in:1,160 charts
Rank in 2001:1Rank Score:43,294
Rank in 2000s4Overall Rank:26
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,332 votes)
Comments: 154 comments
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27.

LovelessIreland My Bloody Valentine
Year of Release:1991Appears in:998 charts
Rank in 1991:2Rank Score:41,303
Rank in 1990s5Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,025 votes)
Comments: 169 comments
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28.

Exile On Main St.United Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1972Appears in:980 charts
Rank in 1972:2Rank Score:41,113
Rank in 1970s8Overall Rank:28
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,116 votes)
Comments: 102 comments
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29.

Blonde On BlondeUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1966Appears in:950 charts
Rank in 1966:3Rank Score:40,784
Rank in 1960s10Overall Rank:29
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,127 votes)
Comments: 84 comments
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30.

Are You ExperiencedUnited States The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,057 charts
Rank in 1967:4Rank Score:40,092
Rank in 1960s11Overall Rank:30
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,186 votes)
Comments: 77 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 189 2%
1960s 620 6%
1970s 1484 15%
1980s 1522 15%
1990s 2202 22%
2000s 2892 29%
2010s 1095 11%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 45 0%
Bob Dylan 37 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Rolling Stones 30 0%
The Beatles 27 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
The Kinks 21 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4930 49%
United Kingdom 2593 26%
Canada 429 4%
Australia 257 3%
Mixed Nationality 197 2%
Sweden 179 2%
Germany 174 2%
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2. Radiohead
3. Pink Floyd
4. Led Zeppelin
5. Bob Dylan
6. David Bowie
7. Arcade Fire
8. The Rolling Stones
9. Nirvana
10. The Velvet Underground
11. U2
12. The Clash
13. The Who
14. Pixies
15. The Smiths
16. The Beach Boys
17. Jimi Hendrix
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19. Neil Young
20. The Doors


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