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21.

Rubber SoulUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1965Appears in:1,190 charts
Rank in 1965:2Rank Score:50,886
Rank in 1960s8Overall Rank:21
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,512 votes)
Comments: 123 comments
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22.

The Queen Is DeadUnited Kingdom The Smiths
Year of Release:1986Appears in:1,158 charts
Rank in 1986:1Rank Score:49,680
Rank in 1980s2Overall Rank:22
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,253 votes)
Comments: 124 comments
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23.

The WallUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,115 charts
Rank in 1979:2Rank Score:47,381
Rank in 1970s6Overall Rank:23
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,570 votes)
Comments: 116 comments
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24.

Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,180 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:45,396
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:24
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,274 votes)
Comments: 99 comments
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25.

The DoorsUnited States The Doors
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,205 charts
Rank in 1967:3Rank Score:44,542
Rank in 1960s9Overall Rank:25
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,311 votes)
Comments: 106 comments
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Is This ItUnited States The Strokes
Year of Release:2001Appears in:1,183 charts
Rank in 2001:1Rank Score:44,366
Rank in 2000s4Overall Rank:26
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,377 votes)
Comments: 163 comments
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27.

LovelessIreland My Bloody Valentine
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,029 charts
Rank in 1991:2Rank Score:41,922
Rank in 1990s5Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,051 votes)
Comments: 171 comments
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28.

Exile On Main St.United Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1,003 charts
Rank in 1972:2Rank Score:41,874
Rank in 1970s8Overall Rank:28
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,160 votes)
Comments: 106 comments
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29.

Blonde On BlondeUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1966Appears in:971 charts
Rank in 1966:3Rank Score:41,611
Rank in 1960s10Overall Rank:29
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,162 votes)
Comments: 86 comments
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30.

The Stone RosesUnited Kingdom The Stone Roses
Year of Release:1989Appears in:994 charts
Rank in 1989:2Rank Score:41,034
Rank in 1980s3Overall Rank:30
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,096 votes)
Comments: 110 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 185 2%
1960s 623 6%
1970s 1525 15%
1980s 1548 15%
1990s 2155 22%
2000s 2842 28%
2010s 1152 12%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 46 0%
Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 31 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
The Beatles 26 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Pink Floyd 22 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4992 50%
United Kingdom 2655 27%
Canada 435 4%
Australia 262 3%
Mixed Nationality 194 2%
Sweden 183 2%
Germany 172 2%
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