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2005
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1992
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1982
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1986
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1980
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1996
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1978
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1986
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 563 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 26 0%
1950s 287 3%
1960s 705 7%
1970s 1,536 15%
1980s 1,483 15%
1990s 1,773 18%
2000s 1,901 19%
2010s 2,072 21%
2020s 216 2%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 35 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
The Beatles 31 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
Various Artists 29 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,047 50%
United Kingdom 2,635 26%
Canada 449 4%
Mixed Nationality 302 3%
Australia 219 2%
Germany 172 2%
Sweden 146 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,705 97%
Yes 295 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,751 98%
Yes 249 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,886 99%
Yes 114 1%
Best Artists of 1972
1. David Bowie
2. The Rolling Stones
3. Nick Drake
4. Yes
5. Neil Young
6. Lou Reed
7. Deep Purple
8. Jethro Tull
9. Genesis
10. Can
11. Big Star
12. Milton Nascimento / Lô Borges
13. Stevie Wonder
14. Curtis Mayfield
15. Novos Baianos
16. Steely Dan
17. The Allman Brothers Band
18. Wishbone Ash
19. Black Sabbath
20. Roxy Music
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