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RankAlbumArtist
51.

In UteroUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1993Appears in:1,079 charts
Rank in 1993:1Rank Score:33,808
Rank in 1990s9Overall Rank:51
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,682 votes)
Comments: 124 comments
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52.

DisintegrationUnited Kingdom The Cure
Year of Release:1989Appears in:993 charts
Rank in 1989:3Rank Score:33,531
Rank in 1980s6Overall Rank:52
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,151 votes)
Comments: 76 comments
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53.

Astral WeeksUnited Kingdom Van Morrison
Year of Release:1968Appears in:962 charts
Rank in 1968:2Rank Score:32,553
Rank in 1960s15Overall Rank:53
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,077 votes)
Comments: 90 comments
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54.

Automatic For The PeopleUnited States R.E.M.
Year of Release:1992Appears in:1,119 charts
Rank in 1992:1Rank Score:32,496
Rank in 1990s10Overall Rank:54
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,381 votes)
Comments: 118 comments
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55.

Daydream NationUnited States Sonic Youth
Year of Release:1988Appears in:1,002 charts
Rank in 1988:1Rank Score:32,477
Rank in 1980s7Overall Rank:55
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,190 votes)
Comments: 103 comments
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56.

What's Going OnUnited States Marvin Gaye
Year of Release:1971Appears in:958 charts
Rank in 1971:4Rank Score:31,793
Rank in 1970s16Overall Rank:56
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,166 votes)
Comments: 92 comments
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57.


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My Beautiful Dark Twisted FantasyUnited States Kanye West
Year of Release:2010Appears in:954 charts
Rank in 2010:2Rank Score:31,778
Rank in 2010s2Overall Rank:57
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,265 votes)
Comments: 188 comments
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58.

Led ZeppelinUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,046 charts
Rank in 1969:5Rank Score:31,627
Rank in 1960s16Overall Rank:58
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,626 votes)
Comments: 83 comments
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59.

IllinoisUnited States Sufjan Stevens
Year of Release:2005Appears in:1,008 charts
Rank in 2005:1Rank Score:30,967
Rank in 2000s7Overall Rank:59
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,130 votes)
Comments: 112 comments
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60.

Siamese DreamUnited States The Smashing Pumpkins
Year of Release:1993Appears in:975 charts
Rank in 1993:2Rank Score:30,111
Rank in 1990s11Overall Rank:60
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,204 votes)
Comments: 100 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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