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RankAlbumArtist
2790.

Dust Bowl BalladsUnited States Woody Guthrie
Year of Release:1940Appears in:36 charts
Rank in 1940:1Rank Score:708
Rank in 1940s1Overall Rank:2,790
Average Rating:  78/100 (110 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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5324.

FantasiaMixed Nationality Leopold Stokowski / Philadelphia Orchestra
Year of Release:1942Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1942:1Rank Score:315
Rank in 1940s2Overall Rank:5,324
Average Rating:  76/100 (54 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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7094.

Birth Of The Bebop: Bird On TenorUnited States Charlie Parker
Year of Release:1943Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1943:1Rank Score:218
Rank in 1940s3Overall Rank:7,094
Average Rating:  74/100 (28 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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7223.

Chansons Des Cafés De ParisFrance Edith Piaf
Year of Release:1948Appears in:34 charts
Rank in 1948:1Rank Score:213
Rank in 1940s4Overall Rank:7,223
Average Rating:  73/100 (39 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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9310.

Souvenir AlbumUnited States Ella Fitzgerald
Year of Release:1947Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1947:1Rank Score:152
Rank in 1940s5Overall Rank:9,310
Average Rating:  73/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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9880.

Merry ChristmasUnited States Bing Crosby
Year of Release:1945Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1945:1Rank Score:140
Rank in 1940s6Overall Rank:9,880
Average Rating:  74/100 (36 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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Overall chart

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 208 2%
1960s 641 6%
1970s 1523 15%
1980s 1496 15%
1990s 1975 20%
2000s 2393 24%
2010s 1761 18%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 30 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5038 50%
United Kingdom 2668 27%
Canada 455 5%
Mixed Nationality 240 2%
Australia 216 2%
Germany 172 2%
Sweden 160 2%
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