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2005
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1,096
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Year of Release:
1981
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1970
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2004
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1974
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2014
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Year of Release:
1971
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1,093
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Year of Release:
1984
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1992
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2010
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 158 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 2 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 292 3%
1960s 736 7%
1970s 1,468 15%
1980s 1,457 15%
1990s 1,689 17%
2000s 1,809 18%
2010s 2,060 21%
2020s 463 5%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 39 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Various Artists 26 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,006 50%
United Kingdom 2,654 27%
Canada 445 4%
Mixed Nationality 300 3%
Australia 228 2%
Germany 166 2%
Sweden 140 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,723 97%
Yes 278 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,720 97%
Yes 281 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,889 99%
Yes 112 1%
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