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21.

Rubber SoulUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1965Appears in:1,178 charts
Rank in 1965:2Rank Score:50,468
Rank in 1960s8Overall Rank:21
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,487 votes)
Comments: 121 comments
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22.

The Queen Is DeadUnited Kingdom The Smiths
Year of Release:1986Appears in:1,152 charts
Rank in 1986:1Rank Score:49,433
Rank in 1980s2Overall Rank:22
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,230 votes)
Comments: 123 comments
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23.

The WallUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,102 charts
Rank in 1979:2Rank Score:46,855
Rank in 1970s6Overall Rank:23
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,548 votes)
Comments: 115 comments
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24.

Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,171 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:45,202
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:24
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,252 votes)
Comments: 98 comments
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25.

The DoorsUnited States The Doors
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,189 charts
Rank in 1967:3Rank Score:44,042
Rank in 1960s9Overall Rank:25
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,287 votes)
Comments: 104 comments
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Is This ItUnited States The Strokes
Year of Release:2001Appears in:1,170 charts
Rank in 2001:1Rank Score:43,667
Rank in 2000s4Overall Rank:26
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,355 votes)
Comments: 158 comments
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27.

Exile On Main St.United Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1972Appears in:995 charts
Rank in 1972:2Rank Score:41,791
Rank in 1970s8Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,137 votes)
Comments: 104 comments
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28.

Blonde On BlondeUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1966Appears in:964 charts
Rank in 1966:3Rank Score:41,499
Rank in 1960s10Overall Rank:28
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,143 votes)
Comments: 85 comments
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29.

LovelessIreland My Bloody Valentine
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,006 charts
Rank in 1991:2Rank Score:41,318
Rank in 1990s5Overall Rank:29
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,032 votes)
Comments: 169 comments
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30.

The Stone RosesUnited Kingdom The Stone Roses
Year of Release:1989Appears in:982 charts
Rank in 1989:2Rank Score:40,445
Rank in 1980s3Overall Rank:30
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,078 votes)
Comments: 107 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 186 2%
1960s 626 6%
1970s 1516 15%
1980s 1547 15%
1990s 2145 21%
2000s 2837 28%
2010s 1137 11%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 44 0%
Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 31 0%
David Bowie 29 0%
The Beatles 27 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Pink Floyd 21 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4971 50%
United Kingdom 2656 27%
Canada 432 4%
Australia 262 3%
Mixed Nationality 194 2%
Sweden 183 2%
Germany 173 2%
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