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Year of Release:
2008
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13,230
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2016
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13,212
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1970
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13,188
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2002
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13,168
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2000
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12,763
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1980
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12,757
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1997
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12,605
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2001
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12,581
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2007
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12,395
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1996
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12,342
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 14 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 24 0%
1950s 272 3%
1960s 699 7%
1970s 1,534 15%
1980s 1,471 15%
1990s 1,818 18%
2000s 1,944 19%
2010s 2,132 21%
2020s 105 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 36 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 33 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Various Artists 29 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,024 50%
United Kingdom 2,604 26%
Canada 445 4%
Mixed Nationality 325 3%
Australia 216 2%
Germany 175 2%
Sweden 153 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,688 97%
Yes 312 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,776 98%
Yes 224 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,909 99%
Yes 91 1%
Best Artists of 1969
1. The Beatles
2. Led Zeppelin
3. King Crimson
4. The Rolling Stones
5. The Velvet Underground
6. Nick Drake
7. Frank Zappa
8. Miles Davis
9. Neil Young
10. Neil Young & Crazy Horse
11. Creedence Clearwater Revival
12. Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band
13. The Band
14. The Who
15. The Kinks
16. Crosby, Stills & Nash
17. The Stooges
18. Fairport Convention
19. Sly & The Family Stone
20. Scott Walker
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