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RankAlbumArtist
10.

NevermindUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1991Appears in:2,552 charts
Rank in 1991:1Rank Score:102,892
Rank in 1990s2Overall Rank:10
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (3,458 votes)
Comments: 357 comments
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14.

Pet SoundsUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1966Appears in:2,188 charts
Rank in 1966:2Rank Score:97,772
Rank in 1960s6Overall Rank:14
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,508 votes)
Comments: 265 comments
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17.

In The Aeroplane Over The SeaUnited States Neutral Milk Hotel
Year of Release:1998Appears in:1,977 charts
Rank in 1998:1Rank Score:87,484
Rank in 1990s3Overall Rank:17
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,256 votes)
Comments: 363 comments
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19.

DoolittleUnited States Pixies
Year of Release:1989Appears in:2,015 charts
Rank in 1989:1Rank Score:80,258
Rank in 1980s1Overall Rank:19
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,269 votes)
Comments: 234 comments
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20.

Highway 61 RevisitedUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1965Appears in:1,865 charts
Rank in 1965:1Rank Score:75,180
Rank in 1960s7Overall Rank:20
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (2,219 votes)
Comments: 178 comments
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Is This ItUnited States The Strokes
Year of Release:2001Appears in:1,875 charts
Rank in 2001:1Rank Score:65,984
Rank in 2000s4Overall Rank:24
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (2,340 votes)
Comments: 232 comments
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26.

The DoorsUnited States The Doors
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,803 charts
Rank in 1967:3Rank Score:60,354
Rank in 1960s9Overall Rank:26
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (2,209 votes)
Comments: 160 comments
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28.

Blonde On BlondeUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1966Appears in:1,505 charts
Rank in 1966:3Rank Score:57,116
Rank in 1960s10Overall Rank:28
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,882 votes)
Comments: 136 comments
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30.

Are You ExperiencedUnited States The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,650 charts
Rank in 1967:4Rank Score:54,084
Rank in 1960s11Overall Rank:30
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,957 votes)
Comments: 129 comments
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36.

Blood On The TracksUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,382 charts
Rank in 1975:2Rank Score:48,704
Rank in 1970s11Overall Rank:36
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,668 votes)
Comments: 121 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 209 2%
1960s 640 6%
1970s 1515 15%
1980s 1508 15%
1990s 2000 20%
2000s 2431 24%
2010s 1690 17%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
Various Artists 32 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 26 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5087 51%
United Kingdom 2647 26%
Canada 468 5%
Australia 235 2%
Mixed Nationality 189 2%
Germany 168 2%
Sweden 155 2%
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