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RankAlbumArtist
701.

Mule VariationsUnited States Tom Waits
Year of Release:1999Appears in:143 charts
Rank in 1999:18Rank Score:2,289
Rank in 1990s151Overall Rank:701
Average Rating:  79/100 (160 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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702.

Ghost In The MachineUnited Kingdom The Police
Year of Release:1981Appears in:179 charts
Rank in 1981:5Rank Score:2,287
Rank in 1980s110Overall Rank:702
Average Rating:  76/100 (222 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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703.

New YorkUnited States Lou Reed
Year of Release:1989Appears in:149 charts
Rank in 1989:10Rank Score:2,282
Rank in 1980s111Overall Rank:703
Average Rating:  78/100 (164 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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704.

If I Should Fall From Grace With GodUnited Kingdom The Pogues
Year of Release:1988Appears in:131 charts
Rank in 1988:12Rank Score:2,281
Rank in 1980s112Overall Rank:704
Average Rating:  77/100 (157 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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705.

40 Oz. To FreedomUnited States Sublime
Year of Release:1992Appears in:84 charts
Rank in 1992:13Rank Score:2,280
Rank in 1990s152Overall Rank:705
Average Rating:  74/100 (155 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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706.

The Milk-Eyed MenderUnited States Joanna Newsom
Year of Release:2004Appears in:127 charts
Rank in 2004:13Rank Score:2,274
Rank in 2000s145Overall Rank:706
Average Rating:  80/100 (158 votes)
Comments: 9 comments
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707.

WolfmotherAustralia Wolfmother
Year of Release:2005Appears in:122 charts
Rank in 2005:16Rank Score:2,272
Rank in 2000s146Overall Rank:707
Average Rating:  72/100 (227 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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708.

The Man Who Sold The WorldUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1970Appears in:150 charts
Rank in 1970:25Rank Score:2,272
Rank in 1970s172Overall Rank:708
Average Rating:  78/100 (304 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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709.

Giant StepsUnited States John Coltrane
Year of Release:1960Appears in:140 charts
Rank in 1960:2Rank Score:2,271
Rank in 1960s74Overall Rank:709
Average Rating:  82/100 (216 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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710.

RisingUnited Kingdom Rainbow
Year of Release:1976Appears in:103 charts
Rank in 1976:13Rank Score:2,268
Rank in 1970s173Overall Rank:710
Average Rating:  79/100 (129 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 185 2%
1960s 623 6%
1970s 1526 15%
1980s 1550 16%
1990s 2156 22%
2000s 2843 28%
2010s 1152 12%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 46 0%
Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 31 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
The Beatles 26 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Pink Floyd 22 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4993 50%
United Kingdom 2655 27%
Canada 437 4%
Australia 262 3%
Mixed Nationality 194 2%
Sweden 184 2%
Germany 171 2%
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