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21.

Rubber SoulUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1965Appears in:1,073 charts
Rank in 1965:2Rank Score:47,214
Rank in 1960s8Overall Rank:21
Average Rating: 88/100 (1,329 votes)
Comments: 113 comments
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22.

The Queen Is DeadUnited Kingdom The Smiths
Year of Release:1986Appears in:1,031 charts
Rank in 1986:1Rank Score:44,830
Rank in 1980s2Overall Rank:22
Average Rating: 87/100 (1,082 votes)
Comments: 112 comments
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23.

The WallUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1979Appears in:987 charts
Rank in 1979:2Rank Score:42,379
Rank in 1970s6Overall Rank:23
Average Rating: 86/100 (1,356 votes)
Comments: 105 comments
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24.

Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,045 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:41,816
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:24
Average Rating: 87/100 (1,128 votes)
Comments: 91 comments
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25.

The DoorsUnited States The Doors
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,064 charts
Rank in 1967:3Rank Score:40,553
Rank in 1960s9Overall Rank:25
Average Rating: 87/100 (1,156 votes)
Comments: 95 comments
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26.

Is This ItUnited States The Strokes
Year of Release:2001Appears in:1,067 charts
Rank in 2001:1Rank Score:40,046
Rank in 2000s4Overall Rank:26
Average Rating: 85/100 (1,208 votes)
Comments: 140 comments
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27.

Blonde On BlondeUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1966Appears in:870 charts
Rank in 1966:3Rank Score:38,159
Rank in 1960s10Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: 87/100 (1,037 votes)
Comments: 80 comments
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28.

Exile On Main St.United Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1972Appears in:897 charts
Rank in 1972:2Rank Score:38,042
Rank in 1970s8Overall Rank:28
Average Rating: 86/100 (1,019 votes)
Comments: 96 comments
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29.

Are You ExperiencedUnited States The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Year of Release:1967Appears in:976 charts
Rank in 1967:4Rank Score:37,929
Rank in 1960s11Overall Rank:29
Average Rating: 87/100 (1,083 votes)
Comments: 75 comments
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30.

The Stone RosesUnited Kingdom The Stone Roses
Year of Release:1989Appears in:880 charts
Rank in 1989:2Rank Score:37,895
Rank in 1980s3Overall Rank:30
Average Rating: 85/100 (976 votes)
Comments: 100 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 5 0%
1950s 181 2%
1960s 583 6%
1970s 1481 15%
1980s 1502 15%
1990s 2198 22%
2000s 2931 29%
2010s 1119 11%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 45 0%
Bob Dylan 37 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
The Rolling Stones 30 0%
The Beatles 27 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
The Kinks 21 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4940 49%
United Kingdom 2553 26%
Canada 425 4%
Australia 255 3%
Mixed Nationality 206 2%
Sweden 187 2%
Germany 185 2%
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