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RankAlbumArtist
10.

NevermindUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1991Appears in:2,592 charts
Rank in 1991:1Rank Score:103,859
Rank in 1990s2Overall Rank:10
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (3,496 votes)
Comments: 362 comments
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14.

Pet SoundsUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1966Appears in:2,229 charts
Rank in 1966:2Rank Score:99,160
Rank in 1960s6Overall Rank:14
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,547 votes)
Comments: 266 comments
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17.

In The Aeroplane Over The SeaUnited States Neutral Milk Hotel
Year of Release:1998Appears in:2,014 charts
Rank in 1998:1Rank Score:88,748
Rank in 1990s3Overall Rank:17
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,285 votes)
Comments: 370 comments
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19.

DoolittleUnited States Pixies
Year of Release:1989Appears in:2,055 charts
Rank in 1989:1Rank Score:81,882
Rank in 1980s1Overall Rank:19
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,303 votes)
Comments: 236 comments
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20.

Highway 61 RevisitedUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1965Appears in:1,893 charts
Rank in 1965:1Rank Score:75,569
Rank in 1960s7Overall Rank:20
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (2,246 votes)
Comments: 180 comments
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Is This ItUnited States The Strokes
Year of Release:2001Appears in:1,911 charts
Rank in 2001:1Rank Score:67,214
Rank in 2000s4Overall Rank:24
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (2,371 votes)
Comments: 235 comments
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26.

The DoorsUnited States The Doors
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,842 charts
Rank in 1967:3Rank Score:61,086
Rank in 1960s9Overall Rank:26
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (2,234 votes)
Comments: 163 comments
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27.

Blonde On BlondeUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1966Appears in:1,539 charts
Rank in 1966:3Rank Score:58,271
Rank in 1960s10Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,907 votes)
Comments: 137 comments
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30.

Are You ExperiencedUnited States The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,681 charts
Rank in 1967:4Rank Score:54,800
Rank in 1960s11Overall Rank:30
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,974 votes)
Comments: 131 comments
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35.

Blood On The TracksUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,411 charts
Rank in 1975:2Rank Score:49,256
Rank in 1970s11Overall Rank:35
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,693 votes)
Comments: 122 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 209 2%
1960s 638 6%
1970s 1519 15%
1980s 1490 15%
1990s 1978 20%
2000s 2414 24%
2010s 1745 17%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 32 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5062 51%
United Kingdom 2659 27%
Canada 459 5%
Australia 232 2%
Mixed Nationality 210 2%
Germany 172 2%
Sweden 155 2%
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