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2020
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1,101
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Year of Release:
1994
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2011
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Year of Release:
2016
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1,099
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2001
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Year of Release:
1992
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1,097
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1984
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1,096
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1972
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1,095
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1984
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1982
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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 294 3%
1960s 735 7%
1970s 1,472 15%
1980s 1,451 15%
1990s 1,690 17%
2000s 1,800 18%
2010s 2,047 20%
2020s 484 5%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Various Artists 24 0%
Pink Floyd 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4,991 50%
United Kingdom 2,656 27%
Canada 448 4%
Mixed Nationality 304 3%
Australia 225 2%
Germany 168 2%
Sweden 142 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,719 97%
Yes 281 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,720 97%
Yes 280 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,887 99%
Yes 113 1%
Recognised  Decade Charts (2020s)
1. 100 Best Albums of the 2010s: Staff Picks by Billboard (2019)
2. Top 100 Albums of the Decade by Crack Magazine (2019)
3. NME's Greatest Albums of The Decade: The 2010s by New Music Express (2019)
4. Top 50 Albums of the 2010s by The Wild Honey Pie (2019)
5. 100 Best Albums of the 2010s by Rolling Stone (2019)
6. The 50 best albums of the decade – 2010 to 2019 by Independent (2019)
7. The Needle Drop's Top Albums Of The 2010s by The Needle Drop (2019)
8. The 200 Best Albums of the 2010s by Pitchfork (2019)
9. BrooklynVegan's Top Albums of 2010s by BrooklynVegan (2020)
10. The A.V. Club's 50 best albums of the 2010s by The A.V. Club (2019)
11. All The Best Albums Of The 2010s, Ranked by Uproxx (2019)
12. Gorilla vs. Bear Albums of the 2010s by Gorilla vs. Bear (2019)
13. The 50 Best Albums of the Decade by Deep Cuts (2019)
14. The 100 Best Albums Of The 2010s by Stereogum (2019)
15. The 101 Best Albums of the 2010s by Spin (2020)
16. The 100 Best Albums of the 2010s by Paste (2019)
17. Die besten Platten 2010-2019 by Spex (2019)
18. BEST OF 2011 - 2020: Die besten Alben des Jahrzehnts by laut (2020)
19. Tiny Mix Tapes 2010s: Favorite 100 Music Releases of the Decade by Tiny Mix Tapes (2019)
20. Top 100 Albums of the 2010s by Consequence of Sound (2019)
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