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Best Albums of the 1970s

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Listed below are the greatest albums of the 1970s as calculated from their overall rankings in over 14,000 greatest album charts.

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YearAlbums   The number of albums from each year featuring in the greatest album charts. Score   Total rank score for each year (made up of the total rank score from all albums in that year) Top Ranked Album   The top ranked album from each year and where it ranks in the overall chart.
1970515235,776 After The Gold Rush (74th)
by Neil Young
1971537314,317 Led Zeppelin IV (7th)
by Led Zeppelin
1972586224,743 The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stard... (20th)
by David Bowie
1973598267,612 The Dark Side Of The Moon (2nd)
by Pink Floyd
197454193,103 The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway (234th)
by Genesis
1975554229,223 Wish You Were Here (14th)
by Pink Floyd
1976535114,540 Ramones (134th)
by Ramones
1977530220,335 Rumours (39th)
by Fleetwood Mac
1978539112,987 Darkness On The Edge Of Town (170th)
by Bruce Springsteen
1979543220,761 London Calling (12th)
by The Clash
Total5,4782,033,396

The best artists of the 1970s were Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, David Bowie, The Clash, The Rolling Stones, The Who, Neil Young, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan and Queen.
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Best Albums of the 1970s composition

Year Albums %


1970 105 11%
1971 103 10%
1972 105 11%
1973 114 11%
1974 95 10%
1975 101 10%
1976 82 8%
1977 88 9%
1978 115 12%
1979 92 9%
Artist Albums %


David Bowie 11 1%
Santana 9 1%
Pink Floyd 9 1%
Elton John 9 1%
Frank Zappa 9 1%
Kiss 9 1%
Genesis 9 1%
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Country Albums %


United Kingdom 389 39%
United States 388 39%
Canada 36 4%
Germany 28 3%
Mixed Nationality 27 3%
Jamaica 25 3%
Italy 19 2%
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