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RankAlbumArtist
2581.

GentlemanNigeria Fela Kuti
Year of Release:1973Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1973:57Rank Score:491
Rank in 1970s510Overall Rank:2,581
Average Rating:  80/100 (21 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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2582.

LionheartUnited Kingdom Kate Bush
Year of Release:1978Appears in:51 charts
Rank in 1978:51Rank Score:491
Rank in 1970s511Overall Rank:2,582
Average Rating:  71/100 (69 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2583.

Tom Petty And The HeartbreakersUnited States Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
Year of Release:1976Appears in:59 charts
Rank in 1976:45Rank Score:490
Rank in 1970s512Overall Rank:2,583
Average Rating:  76/100 (77 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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2584.

Nightfall In Middle-EarthGermany Blind Guardian
Year of Release:1998Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 1998:61Rank Score:489
Rank in 1990s548Overall Rank:2,584
Average Rating:  73/100 (35 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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2585.

Ray CharlesUnited States Ray Charles
Year of Release:1957Appears in:44 charts
Rank in 1957:10Rank Score:489
Rank in 1950s43Overall Rank:2,585
Average Rating:  71/100 (31 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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2586.

HeartlandCanada Owen Pallett
Year of Release:2010Appears in:54 charts
Rank in 2010:50Rank Score:489
Rank in 2010s217Overall Rank:2,586
Average Rating:  76/100 (59 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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2587.

Those Who Tell The Truth Shall Die, Those Who Tell The Truth Shall Live ForeverUnited States Explosions In The Sky
Year of Release:2001Appears in:27 charts
Rank in 2001:60Rank Score:489
Rank in 2000s624Overall Rank:2,587
Average Rating:  78/100 (47 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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2588.

Heavy HorsesUnited Kingdom Jethro Tull
Year of Release:1978Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 1978:52Rank Score:489
Rank in 1970s513Overall Rank:2,588
Average Rating:  72/100 (62 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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2589.

Good Old BoysUnited States Randy Newman
Year of Release:1974Appears in:37 charts
Rank in 1974:51Rank Score:489
Rank in 1970s514Overall Rank:2,589
Average Rating:  76/100 (61 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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2590.

Killing JokeUnited Kingdom Killing Joke
Year of Release:1980Appears in:49 charts
Rank in 1980:56Rank Score:489
Rank in 1980s427Overall Rank:2,590
Average Rating:  75/100 (70 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 185 2%
1960s 623 6%
1970s 1527 15%
1980s 1548 15%
1990s 2156 22%
2000s 2843 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 4994 50%
United Kingdom 2655 27%
Canada 435 4%
Australia 262 3%
Mixed Nationality 194 2%
Sweden 183 2%
Germany 173 2%
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3. Joy Division
4. Gang Of Four
5. Neil Young And Crazy Horse
6. Talking Heads
7. AC/DC
8. Michael Jackson
9. Supertramp
10. The Specials
11. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers
12. Public Image Ltd.
13. Fleetwood Mac
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15. Frank Zappa
16. The Police
17. The Pop Group
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19. The Jam
20. The B-52's


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