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RankAlbumArtist
1.

OK ComputerUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:1997Appears in:3,173 charts
Rank in 1997:1Rank Score:174,870
Rank in 1990s1Overall Rank:1
Average Rating: Top rated 92/100 (3,766 votes)
Comments: 623 comments
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2.

The Dark Side Of The MoonUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1973Appears in:2,901 charts
Rank in 1973:1Rank Score:155,525
Rank in 1970s1Overall Rank:2
Average Rating: Top rated 92/100 (3,546 votes)
Comments: 403 comments
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3.

Abbey RoadUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1969Appears in:2,536 charts
Rank in 1969:1Rank Score:133,459
Rank in 1960s1Overall Rank:3
Average Rating: Top rated 91/100 (3,028 votes)
Comments: 322 comments
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4.

RevolverUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1966Appears in:2,529 charts
Rank in 1966:1Rank Score:132,507
Rank in 1960s2Overall Rank:4
Average Rating: Top rated 91/100 (3,055 votes)
Comments: 341 comments
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5.

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club BandUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1967Appears in:2,449 charts
Rank in 1967:1Rank Score:122,793
Rank in 1960s3Overall Rank:5
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (3,071 votes)
Comments: 343 comments
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6.

Kid AUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:2000Appears in:2,300 charts
Rank in 2000:1Rank Score:106,521
Rank in 2000s1Overall Rank:6
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (2,955 votes)
Comments: 428 comments
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7.

FuneralCanada Arcade Fire
Year of Release:2004Appears in:2,074 charts
Rank in 2004:1Rank Score:95,311
Rank in 2000s2Overall Rank:7
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,530 votes)
Comments: 296 comments
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8.

Led Zeppelin IVUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1971Appears in:2,146 charts
Rank in 1971:1Rank Score:95,266
Rank in 1970s2Overall Rank:8
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (2,737 votes)
Comments: 212 comments
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9.

NevermindUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1991Appears in:2,255 charts
Rank in 1991:1Rank Score:94,904
Rank in 1990s2Overall Rank:9
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (3,034 votes)
Comments: 321 comments
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10.

The Velvet Underground And NicoMixed Nationality The Velvet Underground And Nico
Year of Release:1967Appears in:2,094 charts
Rank in 1967:2Rank Score:94,094
Rank in 1960s4Overall Rank:10
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (2,352 votes)
Comments: 247 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 210 2%
1960s 652 7%
1970s 1518 15%
1980s 1532 15%
1990s 2063 21%
2000s 2542 25%
2010s 1476 15%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 38 0%
Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5064 51%
United Kingdom 2677 27%
Canada 446 4%
Australia 245 2%
Mixed Nationality 182 2%
Germany 160 2%
Sweden 158 2%
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