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2008
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1992
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Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 23 0%
1950s 268 3%
1960s 698 7%
1970s 1,521 15%
1980s 1,466 15%
1990s 1,816 18%
2000s 2,012 20%
2010s 2,160 22%
2020s 35 0%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,038 50%
United Kingdom 2,605 26%
Canada 452 5%
Mixed Nationality 269 3%
Australia 231 2%
Germany 178 2%
Sweden 155 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,692 97%
Yes 308 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,782 98%
Yes 218 2%
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