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RankAlbumArtist
1831.

Seconds OutUnited Kingdom Genesis
Year of Release:1977Appears in:82 charts
Rank in 1977:39Rank Score:1,215
Rank in 1970s379Overall Rank:1,831
Average Rating:  75/100 (142 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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1832.

Ghost ReveriesSweden Opeth
Year of Release:2005Appears in:77 charts
Rank in 2005:48Rank Score:1,214
Rank in 2000s371Overall Rank:1,832
Average Rating:  80/100 (146 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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1832.

Castaways And CutoutsUnited States The Decemberists
Year of Release:2002Appears in:95 charts
Rank in 2002:35Rank Score:1,214
Rank in 2000s371Overall Rank:1,832
Average Rating:  78/100 (128 votes)
Comments: 8 comments
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1834.

HeathenUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:2002Appears in:153 charts
Rank in 2002:36Rank Score:1,214
Rank in 2000s373Overall Rank:1,834
Average Rating:  75/100 (276 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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1835.

Infinity On HighUnited States Fall Out Boy
Year of Release:2007Appears in:71 charts
Rank in 2007:43Rank Score:1,212
Rank in 2000s374Overall Rank:1,835
Average Rating:  65/100 (172 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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1836.

Franks Wild YearsUnited States Tom Waits
Year of Release:1987Appears in:156 charts
Rank in 1987:35Rank Score:1,211
Rank in 1980s295Overall Rank:1,836
Average Rating:  78/100 (198 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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1837.

461 Ocean BoulevardUnited Kingdom Eric Clapton
Year of Release:1974Appears in:150 charts
Rank in 1974:35Rank Score:1,210
Rank in 1970s380Overall Rank:1,837
Average Rating:  77/100 (212 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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1838.

First And Last And AlwaysUnited Kingdom The Sisters Of Mercy
Year of Release:1985Appears in:90 charts
Rank in 1985:24Rank Score:1,210
Rank in 1980s296Overall Rank:1,838
Average Rating:  77/100 (108 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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1839.

Like A VirginUnited States Madonna
Year of Release:1984Appears in:142 charts
Rank in 1984:31Rank Score:1,209
Rank in 1980s297Overall Rank:1,839
Average Rating:  73/100 (213 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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1840.

He Has Left Us Alone But Shafts Of Light Sometimes Grace The Corner Of Our Rooms...Canada A Silver Mt. Zion
Year of Release:2000Appears in:101 charts
Rank in 2000:41Rank Score:1,206
Rank in 2000s375Overall Rank:1,840
Average Rating:  77/100 (101 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Overall chart

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 208 2%
1960s 642 6%
1970s 1521 15%
1980s 1495 15%
1990s 1972 20%
2000s 2391 24%
2010s 1764 18%
Artist Albums %


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


United States 5040 50%
United Kingdom 2668 27%
Canada 455 5%
Mixed Nationality 236 2%
Australia 216 2%
Germany 172 2%
Sweden 160 2%
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