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Best Albums of 1976

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1976 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 15,000 greatest album charts.

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1976 year summaryThe best artists of 1976 were Ramones, Stevie Wonder, Eagles, Boston, David Bowie, Rush, Bob Dylan, The Modern Lovers, Genesis and Aerosmith.
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1.

RamonesUnited States Ramones
Year of Release:1976Appears in:457 charts
Rank in 1976:1Rank Score:11,332
Rank in 1970s34Overall Rank:131
Average Rating: 81/100 (535 votes)
Comments: 40 comments
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2.

Songs in the Key of LifeUnited States Stevie Wonder
Year of Release:1976Appears in:379 charts
Rank in 1976:2Rank Score:11,030
Rank in 1970s38Overall Rank:138
Average Rating: 83/100 (438 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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3.

Hotel CaliforniaUnited States Eagles
Year of Release:1976Appears in:322 charts
Rank in 1976:3Rank Score:8,615
Rank in 1970s47Overall Rank:184
Average Rating: 75/100 (503 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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4.

BostonUnited States Boston
Year of Release:1976Appears in:248 charts
Rank in 1976:4Rank Score:6,949
Rank in 1970s60Overall Rank:234
Average Rating: 77/100 (371 votes)
Comments: 29 comments
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5.

Station To StationUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1976Appears in:270 charts
Rank in 1976:5Rank Score:6,749
Rank in 1970s62Overall Rank:240
Average Rating: 83/100 (418 votes)
Comments: 33 comments
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6.

2112Canada Rush
Year of Release:1976Appears in:231 charts
Rank in 1976:6Rank Score:6,216
Rank in 1970s67Overall Rank:258
Average Rating: 80/100 (371 votes)
Comments: 21 comments
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7.

DesireUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1976Appears in:215 charts
Rank in 1976:7Rank Score:4,794
Rank in 1970s90Overall Rank:318
Average Rating: 81/100 (357 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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8.

The Modern LoversUnited States The Modern Lovers
Year of Release:1976Appears in:200 charts
Rank in 1976:8Rank Score:4,213
Rank in 1970s99Overall Rank:362
Average Rating: 82/100 (218 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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9.

RocksUnited States Aerosmith
Year of Release:1976Appears in:130 charts
Rank in 1976:9Rank Score:3,022
Rank in 1970s123Overall Rank:495
Average Rating: 79/100 (210 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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10.

A Trick Of The TailUnited Kingdom Genesis
Year of Release:1976Appears in:97 charts
Rank in 1976:10Rank Score:2,598
Rank in 1970s143Overall Rank:565
Average Rating: 77/100 (183 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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Best Albums of 1976 composition

Artist Albums %


Keith Jarrett 3 1%
R. Stevie Moore 3 1%
Led Zeppelin 2 0%
The Beach Boys 2 0%
Eagles 2 0%
George Harrison 2 0%
Be-Bop Deluxe 2 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 193 43%
United Kingdom 109 24%
Germany 21 5%
Jamaica 18 4%
Canada 17 4%
Italy 15 3%
Brazil 10 2%
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