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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, Led Zeppelin, Simon And Garfunkel, Van Morrison, George Harrison, The Stooges, The Velvet Underground and Grateful Dead.
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RankAlbumArtist
81.

Weasels Ripped My FleshUnited States The Mothers of Invention
Year of Release:1970Appears in:18 charts
Rank in 1970:81Rank Score:291
Rank in 1970s718Overall Rank:3,937
Average Rating:  75/100 (62 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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82.

Cricklewood GreenUnited Kingdom Ten Years After
Year of Release:1970Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1970:82Rank Score:288
Rank in 1970s725Overall Rank:3,980
Average Rating:  74/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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83.

For AltoUnited States Anthony Braxton
Year of Release:1970Appears in:17 charts
Rank in 1970:83Rank Score:282
Rank in 1970s738Overall Rank:4,057
Average Rating:  73/100 (32 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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84.

Self PortraitUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1970Appears in:29 charts
Rank in 1970:84Rank Score:267
Rank in 1970s768Overall Rank:4,231
Average Rating:  59/100 (85 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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85.

Blows Against The EmpireUnited States Paul Kantner & Jefferson Starship
Year of Release:1970Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1970:85Rank Score:267
Rank in 1970s770Overall Rank:4,235
Average Rating:  69/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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86.

Climbing!United States Mountain
Year of Release:1970Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1970:86Rank Score:256
Rank in 1970s789Overall Rank:4,368
Average Rating:  75/100 (32 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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87.

Full HouseUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1970Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1970:87Rank Score:244
Rank in 1970s816Overall Rank:4,544
Average Rating:  69/100 (30 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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88.

A Question Of BalanceUnited Kingdom The Moody Blues
Year of Release:1970Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1970:88Rank Score:243
Rank in 1970s817Overall Rank:4,546
Average Rating:  75/100 (43 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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89.

Sex MachineUnited States James Brown
Year of Release:1970Appears in:29 charts
Rank in 1970:89Rank Score:242
Rank in 1970s819Overall Rank:4,566
Average Rating:  74/100 (52 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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90.

Cowboy In SwedenUnited States Lee Hazlewood
Year of Release:1970Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1970:90Rank Score:236
Rank in 1970s824Overall Rank:4,647
Average Rating:  73/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Best Albums of 1970 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 4 1%
The Doors 3 1%
Canned Heat 3 1%
Elvis Presley 3 1%
The Jackson 5 2 0%
Creedence Clearwater Revival 2 0%
John & Beverley Martyn 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 214 43%
United Kingdom 160 32%
Germany 20 4%
Brazil 16 3%
Italy 12 2%
Canada 12 2%
Mixed Nationality 10 2%
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