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RankAlbumArtist
671.

Reggatta de BlancUnited Kingdom The Police
Year of Release:1979Appears in:167 charts
Rank in 1979:14Rank Score:2,422
Rank in 1970s164Overall Rank:671
Average Rating:  78/100 (254 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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672.

Check Your HeadUnited States Beastie Boys
Year of Release:1992Appears in:140 charts
Rank in 1992:12Rank Score:2,420
Rank in 1990s145Overall Rank:672
Average Rating:  79/100 (201 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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673.

PyromaniaUnited Kingdom Def Leppard
Year of Release:1983Appears in:121 charts
Rank in 1983:8Rank Score:2,417
Rank in 1980s99Overall Rank:673
Average Rating:  72/100 (187 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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674.

A Day At The RacesUnited Kingdom Queen
Year of Release:1976Appears in:148 charts
Rank in 1976:11Rank Score:2,415
Rank in 1970s165Overall Rank:674
Average Rating:  77/100 (268 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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675.

Let Love InAustralia Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds
Year of Release:1994Appears in:151 charts
Rank in 1994:23Rank Score:2,414
Rank in 1990s146Overall Rank:675
Average Rating:  80/100 (156 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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676.

KickAustralia INXS
Year of Release:1987Appears in:169 charts
Rank in 1987:14Rank Score:2,410
Rank in 1980s100Overall Rank:676
Average Rating:  74/100 (183 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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677.

Black CelebrationUnited Kingdom Depeche Mode
Year of Release:1986Appears in:126 charts
Rank in 1986:11Rank Score:2,405
Rank in 1980s101Overall Rank:677
Average Rating:  78/100 (183 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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678.

New YorkUnited States Lou Reed
Year of Release:1989Appears in:153 charts
Rank in 1989:10Rank Score:2,401
Rank in 1980s102Overall Rank:678
Average Rating:  78/100 (172 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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679.

AudioslaveUnited States Audioslave
Year of Release:2002Appears in:147 charts
Rank in 2002:17Rank Score:2,398
Rank in 2000s142Overall Rank:679
Average Rating:  72/100 (232 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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680.

Misplaced ChildhoodUnited Kingdom Marillion
Year of Release:1985Appears in:121 charts
Rank in 1985:10Rank Score:2,398
Rank in 1980s103Overall Rank:680
Average Rating:  76/100 (166 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 183 2%
1960s 626 6%
1970s 1524 15%
1980s 1539 15%
1990s 2169 22%
2000s 2805 28%
2010s 1148 11%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 45 0%
Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 32 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
The Beatles 26 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Frank Zappa 22 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5000 50%
United Kingdom 2648 26%
Canada 430 4%
Australia 258 3%
Mixed Nationality 188 2%
Sweden 181 2%
Germany 171 2%
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