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Year of Release:
1997
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77,009
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Year of Release:
1973
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71,302
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Year of Release:
1969
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65,369
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Year of Release:
1966
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57,061
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2000
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51,425
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Year of Release:
2007
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51,268
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Year of Release:
1967
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50,920
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Year of Release:
1975
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50,839
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Year of Release:
1972
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50,102
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Year of Release:
1967
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46,146
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Total albums: 9,720. Page 1 of 972

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 2 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 296 3%
1960s 740 7%
1970s 1,469 15%
1980s 1,460 15%
1990s 1,686 17%
2000s 1,792 18%
2010s 2,059 21%
2020s 472 5%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Various Artists 25 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,004 50%
United Kingdom 2,655 27%
Canada 445 4%
Mixed Nationality 304 3%
Australia 227 2%
Germany 168 2%
Sweden 139 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,721 97%
Yes 280 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,721 97%
Yes 280 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,886 99%
Yes 115 1%
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