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11.

Wish You Were HereUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1975Appears in:2,386 charts
Rank in 1975:1Rank Score:104,329
Rank in 1970s3Overall Rank:11
Average Rating: Top rated 91/100 (3,181 votes)
Comments: 254 comments
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12.

In RainbowsUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:2007Appears in:2,345 charts
Rank in 2007:1Rank Score:103,582
Rank in 2000s3Overall Rank:12
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (3,107 votes)
Comments: 335 comments
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13.

The Beatles (The White Album)United Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1968Appears in:2,379 charts
Rank in 1968:1Rank Score:102,533
Rank in 1960s5Overall Rank:13
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (3,107 votes)
Comments: 279 comments
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14.

Pet SoundsUnited States The Beach Boys
Year of Release:1966Appears in:2,268 charts
Rank in 1966:2Rank Score:100,349
Rank in 1960s6Overall Rank:14
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,619 votes)
Comments: 276 comments
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15.

The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From MarsUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1972Appears in:2,378 charts
Rank in 1972:1Rank Score:95,538
Rank in 1970s4Overall Rank:15
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (2,752 votes)
Comments: 240 comments
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16.

London CallingUnited Kingdom The Clash
Year of Release:1979Appears in:2,298 charts
Rank in 1979:1Rank Score:94,748
Rank in 1970s5Overall Rank:16
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (2,588 votes)
Comments: 217 comments
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17.

In The Aeroplane Over The SeaUnited States Neutral Milk Hotel
Year of Release:1998Appears in:2,042 charts
Rank in 1998:1Rank Score:89,613
Rank in 1990s3Overall Rank:17
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,344 votes)
Comments: 378 comments
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18.

The BendsUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:1995Appears in:2,282 charts
Rank in 1995:1Rank Score:85,833
Rank in 1990s4Overall Rank:18
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (3,205 votes)
Comments: 273 comments
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19.

DoolittleUnited States Pixies
Year of Release:1989Appears in:2,096 charts
Rank in 1989:1Rank Score:83,194
Rank in 1980s1Overall Rank:19
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,377 votes)
Comments: 244 comments
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20.

The Queen Is DeadUnited Kingdom The Smiths
Year of Release:1986Appears in:1,986 charts
Rank in 1986:1Rank Score:76,239
Rank in 1980s2Overall Rank:20
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,300 votes)
Comments: 215 comments
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Overall chart

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 5 0%
1950s 211 2%
1960s 640 6%
1970s 1528 15%
1980s 1493 15%
1990s 1976 20%
2000s 2377 24%
2010s 1769 18%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 30 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
Frank Zappa 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5009 50%
United Kingdom 2659 27%
Canada 456 5%
Mixed Nationality 260 3%
Australia 233 2%
Germany 171 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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3. Buddy Holly by Buddy Holly
4. Frank Sinatra Sings For Only The Lonely by Frank Sinatra
5. Little Girl Blue by Nina Simone
6. Ascenseur Pour L'Échafaud by Miles Davis
7. Milestones by Miles Davis
8. Bo Diddley by Bo Diddley
9. Porgy And Bess by Miles Davis
10. Come Fly With Me by Frank Sinatra
11. Jerry Lee Lewis by Jerry Lee Lewis
12. The Atomic Mr. Basie by Count Basie
13. One Dozen Berrys by Chuck Berry
14. The Everly Brothers by The Everly Brothers
15. Little Richard by Little Richard
16. The Best Of Muddy Waters by Muddy Waters
17. Elvis' Golden Records by Elvis Presley
18. King Creole by Elvis Presley
19. Misterioso by Thelonious Monk
20. Relaxin' With The Miles Davis Quintet by Miles Davis Quintet


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