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1997
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78,502
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Year of Release:
1991
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42,597
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1998
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39,934
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Year of Release:
1991
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34,266
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1995
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33,845
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1992
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20,692
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Year of Release:
1991
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20,407
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Year of Release:
1993
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19,771
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1994
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19,385
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1993
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19,300
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Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 2 0%
1940s 24 0%
1950s 292 3%
1960s 735 7%
1970s 1,467 15%
1980s 1,456 15%
1990s 1,692 17%
2000s 1,812 18%
2010s 2,059 21%
2020s 468 5%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 39 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Various Artists 26 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,014 50%
United Kingdom 2,655 27%
Canada 445 4%
Mixed Nationality 301 3%
Australia 229 2%
Germany 166 2%
Sweden 140 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,733 97%
Yes 280 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,730 97%
Yes 283 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,899 99%
Yes 114 1%
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3. The 50 best albums of the decade – 2010 to 2019 by Independent (2019)
4. BrooklynVegan's Top Albums of 2010s by BrooklynVegan (2020)
5. The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s by Pitchfork (2019)
6. All The Best Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked by Uproxx (2019)
7. 100 Best Albums of the 2010s by Rolling Stone (2019)
8. Top 100 Albums of the Decade by Crack Magazine (2019)
9. The Needle Drop's Top Albums Of The 2010s by The Needle Drop (2019)
10. The A.V. Club's 50 best albums of the 2010s by The A.V. Club (2019)
11. Top 50 Albums of the 2010s by The Wild Honey Pie (2019)
12. NME's Greatest Albums of The Decade: The 2010s by New Music Express (2019)
13. The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s by Stereogum (2019)
14. The 101 Best Albums of the 2010s by Spin (2020)
15. The 50 Best Albums of the Decade by Deep Cuts (2019)
16. Die besten Platten 2010-2019 by Spex (2019)
17. Die 100 besten Alben der 10er Jahre by Musikexpress.de (2020)
18. Top 100 Albums of the 2010s by Consequence of Sound (2019)
19. The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s by Paste (2019)
20. Tiny Mix Tapes 2010s: Favorite 100 Music Releases of the Decade by Tiny Mix Tapes (2019)
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