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21.

Rubber SoulUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1965Appears in:1,435 charts
Rank in 1965:2Rank Score:59,349
Rank in 1960s8Overall Rank:21
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,903 votes)
Comments: 147 comments
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22.

The Queen Is DeadUnited Kingdom The Smiths
Year of Release:1986Appears in:1,434 charts
Rank in 1986:1Rank Score:59,205
Rank in 1980s2Overall Rank:22
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,601 votes)
Comments: 162 comments
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23.

The WallUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,299 charts
Rank in 1979:2Rank Score:54,315
Rank in 1970s6Overall Rank:23
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,982 votes)
Comments: 145 comments
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Is This ItUnited States The Strokes
Year of Release:2001Appears in:1,436 charts
Rank in 2001:1Rank Score:53,514
Rank in 2000s4Overall Rank:24
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,738 votes)
Comments: 194 comments
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25.

The DoorsUnited States The Doors
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,411 charts
Rank in 1967:3Rank Score:50,656
Rank in 1960s9Overall Rank:25
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,615 votes)
Comments: 128 comments
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26.

Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,344 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:49,722
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:26
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,572 votes)
Comments: 121 comments
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27.

Blonde On BlondeUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1966Appears in:1,178 charts
Rank in 1966:3Rank Score:47,799
Rank in 1960s10Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,412 votes)
Comments: 108 comments
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28.

LovelessIreland My Bloody Valentine
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,210 charts
Rank in 1991:2Rank Score:47,295
Rank in 1990s5Overall Rank:28
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,344 votes)
Comments: 200 comments
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29.

Exile On Main St.United Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1,146 charts
Rank in 1972:2Rank Score:45,918
Rank in 1970s8Overall Rank:29
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,424 votes)
Comments: 129 comments
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30.

The Stone RosesUnited Kingdom The Stone Roses
Year of Release:1989Appears in:1,168 charts
Rank in 1989:2Rank Score:45,889
Rank in 1980s3Overall Rank:30
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,348 votes)
Comments: 134 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 205 2%
1960s 649 6%
1970s 1549 15%
1980s 1535 15%
1990s 2097 21%
2000s 2631 26%
2010s 1327 13%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
Various Artists 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 27 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5049 50%
United Kingdom 2686 27%
Canada 441 4%
Australia 243 2%
Mixed Nationality 185 2%
Sweden 167 2%
Germany 165 2%
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4. Prince
5. The Cure
6. The Stone Roses
7. Metallica
8. Talking Heads
9. Sonic Youth
10. R.E.M.
11. Michael Jackson
12. Joy Division
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19. Prince And The Revolution
20. Iron Maiden


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