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1968
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2014
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2017
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2011
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1983
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2012
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1981
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2011
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1958
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 471 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 260 3%
1960s 685 7%
1970s 1,519 15%
1980s 1,472 15%
1990s 1,846 18%
2000s 2,069 21%
2010s 2,147 21%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
Various Artists 29 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 25 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,011 50%
United Kingdom 2,606 26%
Canada 449 4%
Mixed Nationality 271 3%
Australia 226 2%
Germany 186 2%
Sweden 154 2%
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Best Artists of 1987
1. U2
2. Guns N' Roses
3. The Smiths
4. Prince
5. Dinosaur Jr.
6. R.E.M.
7. Michael Jackson
8. Sonic Youth
9. Def Leppard
10. Depeche Mode
11. The Cure
12. New Order
13. INXS
14. The Jesus And Mary Chain
15. Pixies
16. Midnight Oil
17. Eric B. & Rakim
18. Bruce Springsteen
19. David Sylvian
20. Fleetwood Mac
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