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RankAlbumArtist
431.

Zen ArcadeUnited States Hüsker Dü
Year of Release:1984Appears in:183 charts
Rank in 1984:12Rank Score:3,724
Rank in 1980s61Overall Rank:431
Average Rating:  79/100 (236 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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432.

Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A MemoryUnited States Dream Theater
Year of Release:1999Appears in:113 charts
Rank in 1999:8Rank Score:3,722
Rank in 1990s87Overall Rank:432
Average Rating:  78/100 (163 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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433.

Live At LeedsUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1970Appears in:152 charts
Rank in 1970:19Rank Score:3,713
Rank in 1970s109Overall Rank:433
Average Rating:  83/100 (320 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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434.

Pretty Hate MachineUnited States Nine Inch Nails
Year of Release:1989Appears in:176 charts
Rank in 1989:7Rank Score:3,698
Rank in 1980s62Overall Rank:434
Average Rating:  78/100 (258 votes)
Comments: 27 comments
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435.

Freak Out!United States The Mothers of Invention
Year of Release:1966Appears in:193 charts
Rank in 1966:4Rank Score:3,694
Rank in 1960s57Overall Rank:435
Average Rating:  81/100 (286 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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436.

...Like ClockworkUnited States Queens Of The Stone Age
Year of Release:2013Appears in:219 charts
Rank in 2013:7Rank Score:3,693
Rank in 2010s27Overall Rank:436
Average Rating:  81/100 (377 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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437.

The RiverUnited States Bruce Springsteen
Year of Release:1980Appears in:198 charts
Rank in 1980:6Rank Score:3,692
Rank in 1980s63Overall Rank:437
Average Rating:  78/100 (338 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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438.

InnerspeakerAustralia Tame Impala
Year of Release:2010Appears in:241 charts
Rank in 2010:10Rank Score:3,690
Rank in 2010s28Overall Rank:438
Average Rating:  79/100 (312 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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439.

Rust In PeaceUnited States Megadeth
Year of Release:1990Appears in:144 charts
Rank in 1990:5Rank Score:3,683
Rank in 1990s88Overall Rank:439
Average Rating:  78/100 (256 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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440.

Modern Life is RubbishUnited Kingdom Blur
Year of Release:1993Appears in:166 charts
Rank in 1993:8Rank Score:3,659
Rank in 1990s89Overall Rank:440
Average Rating:  77/100 (290 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 181 2%
1960s 594 6%
1970s 1482 15%
1980s 1518 15%
1990s 2194 22%
2000s 2876 29%
2010s 1150 12%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 45 0%
Bob Dylan 37 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
The Rolling Stones 30 0%
The Beatles 27 0%
Miles Davis 22 0%
Pink Floyd 21 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4933 49%
United Kingdom 2581 26%
Canada 424 4%
Australia 254 3%
Mixed Nationality 195 2%
Sweden 185 2%
Germany 181 2%
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