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21.

Rubber SoulUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1965Appears in:1,231 charts
Rank in 1965:2Rank Score:52,403
Rank in 1960s8Overall Rank:21
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,574 votes)
Comments: 130 comments
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22.

The Queen Is DeadUnited Kingdom The Smiths
Year of Release:1986Appears in:1,202 charts
Rank in 1986:1Rank Score:51,185
Rank in 1980s2Overall Rank:22
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,309 votes)
Comments: 131 comments
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23.

The WallUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,140 charts
Rank in 1979:2Rank Score:49,295
Rank in 1970s6Overall Rank:23
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,633 votes)
Comments: 120 comments
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24.

The DoorsUnited States The Doors
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,246 charts
Rank in 1967:3Rank Score:46,044
Rank in 1960s9Overall Rank:24
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,364 votes)
Comments: 113 comments
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Is This ItUnited States The Strokes
Year of Release:2001Appears in:1,223 charts
Rank in 2001:1Rank Score:46,028
Rank in 2000s4Overall Rank:25
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,443 votes)
Comments: 167 comments
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26.

Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,196 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:46,012
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:26
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,325 votes)
Comments: 106 comments
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27.

Exile On Main St.United Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1,028 charts
Rank in 1972:2Rank Score:43,163
Rank in 1970s8Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,197 votes)
Comments: 110 comments
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28.

Blonde On BlondeUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1966Appears in:1,001 charts
Rank in 1966:3Rank Score:42,729
Rank in 1960s10Overall Rank:28
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,196 votes)
Comments: 87 comments
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29.

LovelessIreland My Bloody Valentine
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,046 charts
Rank in 1991:2Rank Score:42,273
Rank in 1990s5Overall Rank:29
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,100 votes)
Comments: 180 comments
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30.

Are You ExperiencedUnited States The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,101 charts
Rank in 1967:4Rank Score:41,666
Rank in 1960s11Overall Rank:30
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,270 votes)
Comments: 81 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 185 2%
1960s 635 6%
1970s 1520 15%
1980s 1535 15%
1990s 2162 22%
2000s 2790 28%
2010s 1167 12%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 45 0%
Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 32 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
The Beatles 26 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
Frank Sinatra 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4998 50%
United Kingdom 2647 26%
Canada 433 4%
Australia 253 3%
Mixed Nationality 186 2%
Sweden 180 2%
Germany 172 2%
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