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RankAlbumArtist
41.

TenUnited States Pearl Jam
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,421 charts
Rank in 1991:3Rank Score:45,090
Rank in 1990s6Overall Rank:41
Average Rating:  82/100 (1,829 votes)
Comments: 140 comments
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42.

AnimalsUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,297 charts
Rank in 1977:2Rank Score:43,999
Rank in 1970s12Overall Rank:42
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (2,038 votes)
Comments: 136 comments
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43.

(What's The Story) Morning Glory?United Kingdom Oasis
Year of Release:1995Appears in:1,367 charts
Rank in 1995:2Rank Score:42,995
Rank in 1990s7Overall Rank:43
Average Rating:  81/100 (1,962 votes)
Comments: 186 comments
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44.

DisintegrationUnited Kingdom The Cure
Year of Release:1989Appears in:1,284 charts
Rank in 1989:3Rank Score:41,985
Rank in 1980s6Overall Rank:44
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,444 votes)
Comments: 104 comments
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45.

Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm NotUnited Kingdom Arctic Monkeys
Year of Release:2006Appears in:1,257 charts
Rank in 2006:1Rank Score:41,508
Rank in 2000s5Overall Rank:45
Average Rating:  83/100 (1,836 votes)
Comments: 165 comments
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46.

GraceUnited States Jeff Buckley
Year of Release:1994Appears in:1,328 charts
Rank in 1994:1Rank Score:40,925
Rank in 1990s8Overall Rank:46
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,505 votes)
Comments: 139 comments
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47.

Yankee Hotel FoxtrotUnited States Wilco
Year of Release:2002Appears in:1,297 charts
Rank in 2002:1Rank Score:40,821
Rank in 2000s6Overall Rank:47
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,525 votes)
Comments: 143 comments
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My Beautiful Dark Twisted FantasyUnited States Kanye West
Year of Release:2010Appears in:1,248 charts
Rank in 2010:2Rank Score:40,339
Rank in 2010s2Overall Rank:48
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,658 votes)
Comments: 212 comments
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49.

Hunky DoryUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,360 charts
Rank in 1971:3Rank Score:40,293
Rank in 1970s13Overall Rank:49
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,820 votes)
Comments: 115 comments
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50.

Marquee MoonUnited States Television
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,288 charts
Rank in 1977:3Rank Score:40,148
Rank in 1970s14Overall Rank:50
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,414 votes)
Comments: 109 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 209 2%
1960s 640 6%
1970s 1515 15%
1980s 1508 15%
1990s 2000 20%
2000s 2431 24%
2010s 1690 17%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
Various Artists 32 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 26 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5087 51%
United Kingdom 2647 26%
Canada 468 5%
Australia 235 2%
Mixed Nationality 189 2%
Germany 168 2%
Sweden 155 2%
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