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RankAlbumArtist
21.

The Queen Is DeadUnited Kingdom The Smiths
Year of Release:1986Appears in:1,957 charts
Rank in 1986:1Rank Score:75,336
Rank in 1980s2Overall Rank:21
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,235 votes)
Comments: 212 comments
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22.

Rubber SoulUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1965Appears in:1,859 charts
Rank in 1965:2Rank Score:71,305
Rank in 1960s8Overall Rank:22
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,628 votes)
Comments: 205 comments
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23.

The WallUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,799 charts
Rank in 1979:2Rank Score:68,962
Rank in 1970s6Overall Rank:23
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (2,745 votes)
Comments: 206 comments
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Is This ItUnited States The Strokes
Year of Release:2001Appears in:1,911 charts
Rank in 2001:1Rank Score:67,214
Rank in 2000s4Overall Rank:24
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (2,371 votes)
Comments: 235 comments
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25.

LovelessIreland My Bloody Valentine
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,721 charts
Rank in 1991:2Rank Score:63,500
Rank in 1990s5Overall Rank:25
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,887 votes)
Comments: 257 comments
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26.

The DoorsUnited States The Doors
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,842 charts
Rank in 1967:3Rank Score:61,085
Rank in 1960s9Overall Rank:26
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (2,234 votes)
Comments: 163 comments
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27.

Blonde On BlondeUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1966Appears in:1,539 charts
Rank in 1966:3Rank Score:58,271
Rank in 1960s10Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,907 votes)
Comments: 137 comments
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28.

Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,715 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:57,873
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:28
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (2,056 votes)
Comments: 162 comments
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29.

The Stone RosesUnited Kingdom The Stone Roses
Year of Release:1989Appears in:1,564 charts
Rank in 1989:2Rank Score:55,995
Rank in 1980s3Overall Rank:29
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,791 votes)
Comments: 171 comments
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30.

Are You ExperiencedUnited States The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,681 charts
Rank in 1967:4Rank Score:54,802
Rank in 1960s11Overall Rank:30
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,974 votes)
Comments: 131 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 209 2%
1960s 638 6%
1970s 1519 15%
1980s 1490 15%
1990s 1978 20%
2000s 2414 24%
2010s 1745 17%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 32 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5062 51%
United Kingdom 2659 27%
Canada 459 5%
Australia 232 2%
Mixed Nationality 210 2%
Germany 172 2%
Sweden 155 2%
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