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RankAlbumArtist
31.

Exile On Main St.United Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1,235 charts
Rank in 1972:2Rank Score:48,443
Rank in 1970s8Overall Rank:31
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,539 votes)
Comments: 135 comments
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32.

RumoursUnited Kingdom Fleetwood Mac
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,251 charts
Rank in 1977:1Rank Score:43,621
Rank in 1970s9Overall Rank:32
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,473 votes)
Comments: 108 comments
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33.

Blood On The TracksUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,153 charts
Rank in 1975:2Rank Score:43,198
Rank in 1970s10Overall Rank:33
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,353 votes)
Comments: 100 comments
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34.

The Joshua TreeIreland U2
Year of Release:1987Appears in:1,197 charts
Rank in 1987:1Rank Score:43,068
Rank in 1980s4Overall Rank:34
Average Rating:  82/100 (1,635 votes)
Comments: 158 comments
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35.

Led Zeppelin IIUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,203 charts
Rank in 1969:2Rank Score:42,222
Rank in 1960s12Overall Rank:35
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,740 votes)
Comments: 103 comments
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36.

Unknown PleasuresUnited Kingdom Joy Division
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,201 charts
Rank in 1979:3Rank Score:41,087
Rank in 1970s11Overall Rank:36
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,371 votes)
Comments: 120 comments
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37.

Kind Of BlueUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1959Appears in:1,042 charts
Rank in 1959:1Rank Score:40,973
Rank in 1950s1Overall Rank:37
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (1,391 votes)
Comments: 94 comments
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38.

The SuburbsCanada Arcade Fire
Year of Release:2010Appears in:1,227 charts
Rank in 2010:1Rank Score:40,303
Rank in 2010s1Overall Rank:38
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,760 votes)
Comments: 185 comments
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39.

TenUnited States Pearl Jam
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,182 charts
Rank in 1991:3Rank Score:40,244
Rank in 1990s6Overall Rank:39
Average Rating:  82/100 (1,523 votes)
Comments: 120 comments
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40.

In The Court Of The Crimson KingUnited Kingdom King Crimson
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,158 charts
Rank in 1969:3Rank Score:39,917
Rank in 1960s13Overall Rank:40
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,296 votes)
Comments: 128 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 212 2%
1960s 657 7%
1970s 1537 15%
1980s 1521 15%
1990s 2074 21%
2000s 2574 26%
2010s 1418 14%
Artist Albums %


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


United States 5061 51%
United Kingdom 2681 27%
Canada 447 4%
Australia 248 2%
Mixed Nationality 177 2%
Germany 162 2%
Sweden 154 2%
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