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Year of Release:
1975
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13,355
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Year of Release:
1965
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13,315
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2002
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13,299
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Year of Release:
1976
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13,230
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1972
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13,211
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Year of Release:
1986
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13,199
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Year of Release:
1970
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13,099
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Year of Release:
1973
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13,054
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Year of Release:
1985
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13,023
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Year of Release:
1973
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12,887
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 11 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 2 0%
1940s 49 0%
1950s 859 9%
1960s 2,476 25%
1970s 5,469 55%
1980s 6,291 63%
1990s 9,252 93%
2000s 12,048 120%
2010s 16,048 160%
2020s 6,998 70%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 1,237 12%
R. Stevie Moore 95 1%
Johnny Cash 49 0%
The Residents 48 0%
Buckethead 47 0%
Bob Dylan 43 0%
Elvis Presley 42 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 24,283 243%
United Kingdom 10,296 103%
Germany 2,900 29%
Mixed Nationality 2,683 27%
Canada 2,118 21%
Australia 1,789 18%
France 1,607 16%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 55,865 559%
Yes 3,631 36%
Live? Albums %
No 58,041 580%
Yes 1,455 15%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 58,850 589%
Yes 646 6%
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