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RankAlbumArtist
261.

Bryter LayterUnited Kingdom Nick Drake
Year of Release:1970Appears in:426 charts
Rank in 1970:15Rank Score:8,570
Rank in 1970s67Overall Rank:261
Average Rating:  84/100 (535 votes)
Comments: 45 comments
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262.

Franz FerdinandUnited Kingdom Franz Ferdinand
Year of Release:2004Appears in:495 charts
Rank in 2004:6Rank Score:8,552
Rank in 2000s50Overall Rank:262
Average Rating:  78/100 (806 votes)
Comments: 46 comments
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263.

SoUnited Kingdom Peter Gabriel
Year of Release:1986Appears in:432 charts
Rank in 1986:4Rank Score:8,551
Rank in 1980s35Overall Rank:263
Average Rating:  79/100 (528 votes)
Comments: 38 comments
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264.

TapestryUnited States Carole King
Year of Release:1971Appears in:438 charts
Rank in 1971:12Rank Score:8,532
Rank in 1970s68Overall Rank:264
Average Rating:  81/100 (542 votes)
Comments: 23 comments
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265.

PsychocandyUnited Kingdom The Jesus And Mary Chain
Year of Release:1985Appears in:444 charts
Rank in 1985:5Rank Score:8,518
Rank in 1980s36Overall Rank:265
Average Rating:  80/100 (591 votes)
Comments: 45 comments
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266.

On The BeachCanada Neil Young
Year of Release:1974Appears in:380 charts
Rank in 1974:2Rank Score:8,515
Rank in 1970s69Overall Rank:266
Average Rating:  83/100 (546 votes)
Comments: 33 comments
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267.

Trans-Europe ExpressGermany Kraftwerk
Year of Release:1977Appears in:407 charts
Rank in 1977:9Rank Score:8,499
Rank in 1970s70Overall Rank:267
Average Rating:  83/100 (534 votes)
Comments: 29 comments
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268.

Déjà VuMixed Nationality Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
Year of Release:1970Appears in:396 charts
Rank in 1970:16Rank Score:8,487
Rank in 1970s71Overall Rank:268
Average Rating:  83/100 (530 votes)
Comments: 35 comments
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269.

Ready To DieUnited States The Notorious B.I.G.
Year of Release:1994Appears in:333 charts
Rank in 1994:12Rank Score:8,401
Rank in 1990s55Overall Rank:269
Average Rating:  80/100 (464 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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270.

An Awesome WaveUnited Kingdom ∆ (alt-j)
Year of Release:2012Appears in:378 charts
Rank in 2012:4Rank Score:8,375
Rank in 2010s15Overall Rank:270
Average Rating:  78/100 (597 votes)
Comments: 56 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 211 2%
1960s 654 7%
1970s 1537 15%
1980s 1520 15%
1990s 2072 21%
2000s 2575 26%
2010s 1424 14%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
Various Artists 36 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 27 0%
Frank Zappa 27 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5062 51%
United Kingdom 2686 27%
Canada 448 4%
Australia 249 2%
Mixed Nationality 177 2%
Germany 161 2%
Sweden 155 2%
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