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RankAlbumArtist
551.

1984United States Van Halen
Year of Release:1984Appears in:138 charts
Rank in 1984:14Rank Score:2,658
Rank in 1980s75Overall Rank:551
Average Rating: 75/100 (253 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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552.

Live At The ApolloUnited States James Brown
Year of Release:1963Appears in:153 charts
Rank in 1963:4Rank Score:2,655
Rank in 1960s65Overall Rank:552
Average Rating: 79/100 (216 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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553.

ContinuumUnited States John Mayer
Year of Release:2006Appears in:80 charts
Rank in 2006:12Rank Score:2,649
Rank in 2000s119Overall Rank:553
Average Rating: 69/100 (136 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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554.

PowerslaveUnited Kingdom Iron Maiden
Year of Release:1984Appears in:112 charts
Rank in 1984:15Rank Score:2,646
Rank in 1980s76Overall Rank:554
Average Rating: 78/100 (231 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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555.

Full Moon FeverUnited States Tom Petty
Year of Release:1989Appears in:151 charts
Rank in 1989:9Rank Score:2,644
Rank in 1980s77Overall Rank:555
Average Rating: 76/100 (200 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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556.

2001United States Dr. Dre
Year of Release:1999Appears in:97 charts
Rank in 1999:16Rank Score:2,639
Rank in 1990s114Overall Rank:556
Average Rating: 73/100 (155 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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557.

Peter Gabriel IIIUnited Kingdom Peter Gabriel
Year of Release:1980Appears in:130 charts
Rank in 1980:9Rank Score:2,634
Rank in 1980s78Overall Rank:557
Average Rating: 80/100 (162 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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558.

Parsley, Sage, Rosemary And ThymeUnited States Simon And Garfunkel
Year of Release:1966Appears in:178 charts
Rank in 1966:6Rank Score:2,627
Rank in 1960s66Overall Rank:558
Average Rating: 79/100 (215 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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559.

Have One On MeUnited States Joanna Newsom
Year of Release:2010Appears in:152 charts
Rank in 2010:13Rank Score:2,623
Rank in 2010s36Overall Rank:559
Average Rating: 79/100 (192 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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560.

Out Of The BlueUnited Kingdom Electric Light Orchestra
Year of Release:1977Appears in:141 charts
Rank in 1977:19Rank Score:2,621
Rank in 1970s141Overall Rank:560
Average Rating: 77/100 (187 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 5 0%
1950s 178 2%
1960s 590 6%
1970s 1470 15%
1980s 1513 15%
1990s 2214 22%
2000s 2919 29%
2010s 1111 11%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 46 0%
Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 30 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
The Beatles 25 0%
The Kinks 21 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4932 49%
United Kingdom 2558 26%
Canada 420 4%
Australia 255 3%
Mixed Nationality 199 2%
Sweden 188 2%
Germany 183 2%
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