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Year of Release:
1974
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11,402
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Year of Release:
1968
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11,260
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2011
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11,234
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Year of Release:
1991
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11,198
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2011
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11,183
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2003
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11,182
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2014
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11,124
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Year of Release:
1973
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11,096
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1969
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10,990
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2001
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10,824
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 17 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 269 3%
1960s 696 7%
1970s 1,520 15%
1980s 1,480 15%
1990s 1,825 18%
2000s 1,964 20%
2010s 2,145 21%
2020s 75 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,056 51%
United Kingdom 2,575 26%
Canada 449 4%
Mixed Nationality 311 3%
Australia 220 2%
Germany 175 2%
Sweden 153 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,692 97%
Yes 308 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,776 98%
Yes 224 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,912 99%
Yes 88 1%
Best Artists of the 1970s
1. Pink Floyd
2. David Bowie
3. Led Zeppelin
4. Neil Young
5. The Rolling Stones
6. The Clash
7. The Who
8. Fleetwood Mac
9. Black Sabbath
10. Genesis
11. Bruce Springsteen
12. Bob Dylan
13. Stevie Wonder
14. Yes
15. Joy Division
16. Nick Drake
17. Joni Mitchell
18. Paul McCartney
19. Queen
20. Bob Marley
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