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1965
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2014
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1977
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9995.
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1978
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1994
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1992
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1999
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1986
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Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 29 0%
1950s 286 3%
1960s 710 7%
1970s 1,539 15%
1980s 1,477 15%
1990s 1,766 18%
2000s 1,897 19%
2010s 2,070 21%
2020s 225 2%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 35 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
The Beatles 31 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
Various Artists 30 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,046 50%
United Kingdom 2,637 26%
Canada 454 5%
Mixed Nationality 302 3%
Australia 222 2%
Germany 168 2%
Sweden 144 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,702 97%
Yes 298 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,750 98%
Yes 250 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,884 99%
Yes 116 1%
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