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Year of Release:
1971
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18,922
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1970
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18,884
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2000
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17,940
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1972
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15,237
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1981
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11,599
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1967
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11,425
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1974
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8,906
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1969
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8,782
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1969
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8,152
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1997
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7,779
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Total albums: 451. Page 1 of 46

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 23 0%
1950s 278 3%
1960s 706 7%
1970s 1,559 16%
1980s 1,471 15%
1990s 1,793 18%
2000s 1,904 19%
2010s 2,097 21%
2020s 168 2%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 35 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 31 0%
Various Artists 29 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,038 50%
United Kingdom 2,616 26%
Canada 451 5%
Mixed Nationality 327 3%
Australia 211 2%
Germany 179 2%
Sweden 146 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,701 97%
Yes 299 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,764 98%
Yes 236 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,901 99%
Yes 99 1%
Best Artists of 2002
1. Wilco
2. Interpol
3. Coldplay
4. The Flaming Lips
5. Queens Of The Stone Age
6. Broken Social Scene
7. Beck
8. Sigur Rós
9. Red Hot Chili Peppers
10. Porcupine Tree
11. Boards Of Canada
12. The Libertines
13. Eminem
14. Johnny Cash
15. Damien Rice
16. The Streets
17. Bruce Springsteen
18. Audioslave
19. Norah Jones
20. Agalloch
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