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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 18,000 greatest album charts.

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

Layla And Other Assorted Love SongsMixed Nationality Derek & The Dominos
Year of Release:1970Appears in:323 charts
Rank in 1970:11Rank Score:8,599
Rank in 1970s52Overall Rank:202
Average Rating:  81/100 (413 votes)
Comments: 23 comments
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12.

Bitches BrewUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1970Appears in:289 charts
Rank in 1970:12Rank Score:7,544
Rank in 1970s59Overall Rank:233
Average Rating:  83/100 (414 votes)
Comments: 33 comments
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13.

American BeautyUnited States Grateful Dead
Year of Release:1970Appears in:240 charts
Rank in 1970:13Rank Score:7,384
Rank in 1970s61Overall Rank:237
Average Rating:  80/100 (345 votes)
Comments: 26 comments
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14.

Bryter LayterUnited Kingdom Nick Drake
Year of Release:1970Appears in:305 charts
Rank in 1970:14Rank Score:6,933
Rank in 1970s63Overall Rank:248
Average Rating:  83/100 (361 votes)
Comments: 36 comments
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15.

Déjà VuMixed Nationality Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
Year of Release:1970Appears in:288 charts
Rank in 1970:15Rank Score:6,856
Rank in 1970s65Overall Rank:252
Average Rating:  83/100 (360 votes)
Comments: 25 comments
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16.

Cosmo's FactoryUnited States Creedence Clearwater Revival
Year of Release:1970Appears in:293 charts
Rank in 1970:16Rank Score:6,678
Rank in 1970s68Overall Rank:259
Average Rating:  84/100 (373 votes)
Comments: 21 comments
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17.

Black SabbathUnited Kingdom Black Sabbath
Year of Release:1970Appears in:246 charts
Rank in 1970:17Rank Score:5,391
Rank in 1970s86Overall Rank:311
Average Rating:  82/100 (405 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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18.

Tea For The TillermanUnited Kingdom Cat Stevens
Year of Release:1970Appears in:205 charts
Rank in 1970:18Rank Score:4,351
Rank in 1970s104Overall Rank:388
Average Rating:  79/100 (267 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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19.

Live At LeedsUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1970Appears in:154 charts
Rank in 1970:19Rank Score:3,716
Rank in 1970s115Overall Rank:445
Average Rating:  83/100 (332 votes)
Comments: 21 comments
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20.

Deep Purple In RockUnited Kingdom Deep Purple
Year of Release:1970Appears in:153 charts
Rank in 1970:20Rank Score:3,712
Rank in 1970s116Overall Rank:446
Average Rating:  79/100 (244 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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Best Albums of 1970 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 4 1%
Canned Heat 3 1%
Elvis Presley 3 1%
The Doors 3 1%
Grateful Dead 2 0%
Van Der Graaf Generator 2 0%
Melanie 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 211 43%
United Kingdom 158 33%
Germany 19 4%
Brazil 16 3%
Italy 12 2%
Canada 12 2%
Mixed Nationality 10 2%
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