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Best Albums of 1970

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1970 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 26,000 greatest album charts.

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1970 year summaryThe best artists of 1970 were Black Sabbath, Neil Young, Simon And Garfunkel, John Lennon, Led Zeppelin, Van Morrison, George Harrison, Grateful Dead, The Stooges and The Beatles.
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11.

LoadedUnited States The Velvet Underground
Year of Release:1970Appears in:503 charts
Rank in 1970:11Rank Score:11,045
Rank in 1970s51Overall Rank:202
Average Rating:  83/100 (759 votes)
Comments: 39 comments
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12.

Bitches BrewUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1970Appears in:465 charts
Rank in 1970:12Rank Score:10,872
Rank in 1970s53Overall Rank:208
Average Rating:  84/100 (641 votes)
Comments: 44 comments
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13.

American BeautyUnited States Grateful Dead
Year of Release:1970Appears in:336 charts
Rank in 1970:13Rank Score:9,677
Rank in 1970s58Overall Rank:233
Average Rating:  80/100 (500 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
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14.

Cosmo's FactoryUnited States Creedence Clearwater Revival
Year of Release:1970Appears in:442 charts
Rank in 1970:14Rank Score:9,054
Rank in 1970s63Overall Rank:248
Average Rating:  84/100 (549 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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15.

Bryter LayterUnited Kingdom Nick Drake
Year of Release:1970Appears in:420 charts
Rank in 1970:15Rank Score:8,596
Rank in 1970s67Overall Rank:257
Average Rating:  83/100 (533 votes)
Comments: 45 comments
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16.

Déjà VuMixed Nationality Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
Year of Release:1970Appears in:386 charts
Rank in 1970:16Rank Score:8,222
Rank in 1970s71Overall Rank:273
Average Rating:  83/100 (523 votes)
Comments: 33 comments
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17.

Black SabbathUnited Kingdom Black Sabbath
Year of Release:1970Appears in:363 charts
Rank in 1970:17Rank Score:6,894
Rank in 1970s89Overall Rank:320
Average Rating:  83/100 (615 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
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18.

Tea For The TillermanUnited Kingdom Cat Stevens
Year of Release:1970Appears in:295 charts
Rank in 1970:18Rank Score:5,597
Rank in 1970s99Overall Rank:384
Average Rating:  80/100 (386 votes)
Comments: 18 comments
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19.

Deep Purple In RockUnited Kingdom Deep Purple
Year of Release:1970Appears in:239 charts
Rank in 1970:19Rank Score:4,872
Rank in 1970s109Overall Rank:440
Average Rating:  80/100 (360 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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AbraxasUnited States Santana
Year of Release:1970Appears in:288 charts
Rank in 1970:20Rank Score:4,442
Rank in 1970s120Overall Rank:474
Average Rating:  81/100 (367 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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Best Albums of 1970 composition

Artist Albums %


Elvis Presley 7 1%
The Beatles 4 1%
Various Artists 4 1%
Johnny Cash 4 1%
Grant Green 3 0%
The Upsetters 3 0%
The Move 3 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 331 43%
United Kingdom 235 31%
Germany 27 4%
Brazil 25 3%
Italy 18 2%
Jamaica 16 2%
Canada 16 2%
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