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Year of Release:
1996
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12,685
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Year of Release:
1968
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12,677
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2007
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12,445
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1983
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12,413
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2010
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12,358
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1988
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12,350
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1970
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12,319
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1971
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12,295
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1994
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12,199
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1981
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12,141
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 15 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 24 0%
1950s 270 3%
1960s 700 7%
1970s 1,519 15%
1980s 1,474 15%
1990s 1,818 18%
2000s 1,968 20%
2010s 2,151 22%
2020s 75 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 36 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,041 50%
United Kingdom 2,587 26%
Canada 456 5%
Mixed Nationality 298 3%
Australia 227 2%
Germany 177 2%
Sweden 154 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,697 97%
Yes 303 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,787 98%
Yes 213 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,914 99%
Yes 86 1%
Best Albums of 1962
1. Modern Sounds In Country And Western Music by Ray Charles
2. Howlin' Wolf by Howlin' Wolf
3. Waltz For Debby by Bill Evans Trio
4. Bob Dylan by Bob Dylan
5. Green Onions by Booker T. & The M.G.'s
6. Tijuana Moods by Charles Mingus
7. Go by Dexter Gordon
8. Tous Les Garçons Et Les Filles by Françoise Hardy
9. Jazz Samba by Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd
10. The Bridge by Sonny Rollins
11. Takin' Off by Herbie Hancock
12. Live At The Village Vanguard by John Coltrane
13. Crying by Roy Orbison
14. Coltrane by John Coltrane Quartet
15. Sentimentally Yours by Patsy Cline
16. Mosaic by Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers
17. Surfer's Choice by Dick Dale And His Del-Tones
18. Undercurrent by Bill Evans & Jim Hall
19. Peter, Paul And Mary by Peter, Paul And Mary
20. Surfin' Safari by The Beach Boys
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