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2010
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2,773
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2006
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2,622
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1998
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2,185
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2001
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2,105
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2009
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1,839
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Year of Release:
1976
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1,534
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2013
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1,332
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1361.
Body Talk 
Compilation
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2010
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1,307
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2007
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1,161
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2003
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Total albums: 142. Page 1 of 15

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 290 3%
1960s 713 7%
1970s 1,511 15%
1980s 1,468 15%
1990s 1,732 17%
2000s 1,859 19%
2010s 2,073 21%
2020s 329 3%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,037 50%
United Kingdom 2,645 26%
Canada 448 4%
Mixed Nationality 292 3%
Australia 221 2%
Germany 166 2%
Sweden 142 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,704 97%
Yes 297 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,735 97%
Yes 266 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,889 99%
Yes 112 1%
Best Albums of the 1950s
1. Kind Of Blue by Miles Davis
2. Mingus Ah Um by Charles Mingus
3. Time Out by The Dave Brubeck Quartet
4. Blue Train by John Coltrane
5. Elvis Presley by Elvis Presley
6. In The Wee Small Hours by Frank Sinatra
7. Here's Little Richard by Little Richard
8. The Shape Of Jazz To Come by Ornette Coleman
9. Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers by Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers
10. Chuck Berry Is On Top by Chuck Berry
11. Lady In Satin by Billie Holiday
12. Brilliant Corners by Thelonious Monk
13. Songs For Swingin' Lovers! by Frank Sinatra
14. Saxophone Colossus by Sonny Rollins
15. Somethin' Else by Cannonball Adderley
16. The "Chirping" Crickets by The Crickets
17. Birth Of The Cool by Miles Davis
18. Buddy Holly by Buddy Holly
19. Chet Baker Sings by Chet Baker
20. Moanin' In The Moonlight by Howlin' Wolf
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