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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 25,000 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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RankAlbumArtist
81.

No DiceUnited Kingdom Badfinger
Year of Release:1970Appears in:36 charts
Rank in 1970:81Rank Score:381
Rank in 1970s718Overall Rank:3,735
Average Rating:  74/100 (52 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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82.

New MorningUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1970Appears in:68 charts
Rank in 1970:82Rank Score:369
Rank in 1970s729Overall Rank:3,825
Average Rating:  71/100 (160 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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83.

Close To YouUnited States Carpenters
Year of Release:1970Appears in:41 charts
Rank in 1970:83Rank Score:367
Rank in 1970s730Overall Rank:3,843
Average Rating:  73/100 (57 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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84.

Sing For Very Important PeopleUnited States The Free Design
Year of Release:1970Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1970:84Rank Score:343
Rank in 1970s765Overall Rank:4,074
Average Rating:  71/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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85.

Self PortraitUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1970Appears in:39 charts
Rank in 1970:85Rank Score:334
Rank in 1970s779Overall Rank:4,158
Average Rating:  59/100 (138 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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86.

Burnt Weeny SandwichUnited States The Mothers of Invention
Year of Release:1970Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 1970:86Rank Score:319
Rank in 1970s800Overall Rank:4,305
Average Rating:  77/100 (93 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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87.

Gasoline AlleyUnited Kingdom Rod Stewart
Year of Release:1970Appears in:40 charts
Rank in 1970:87Rank Score:312
Rank in 1970s810Overall Rank:4,387
Average Rating:  75/100 (70 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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88.

Small Talk At 125th And LenoxUnited States Gil Scott-Heron
Year of Release:1970Appears in:26 charts
Rank in 1970:88Rank Score:303
Rank in 1970s827Overall Rank:4,474
Average Rating:  80/100 (31 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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89.

Full HouseUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1970Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1970:89Rank Score:302
Rank in 1970s832Overall Rank:4,492
Average Rating:  71/100 (41 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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90.

WatertownUnited States Frank Sinatra
Year of Release:1970Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1970:90Rank Score:299
Rank in 1970s841Overall Rank:4,529
Average Rating:  69/100 (35 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Best Albums of 1970 composition

Artist Albums %


Elvis Presley 7 1%
Various Artists 4 1%
The Beatles 4 1%
The Doors 3 0%
The Incredible String Band 3 0%
Miles Davis 3 0%
Canned Heat 3 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 327 43%
United Kingdom 234 31%
Germany 27 4%
Brazil 24 3%
Italy 18 2%
Canada 16 2%
Jamaica 15 2%
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