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Year of Release:
1995
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39,986
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1991
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39,597
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2001
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37,978
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Year of Release:
1977
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37,136
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1969
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36,785
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Year of Release:
1965
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36,313
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1979
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35,446
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1965
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34,987
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1980
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34,274
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1967
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33,968
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 3 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 23 0%
1950s 283 3%
1960s 703 7%
1970s 1,545 15%
1980s 1,479 15%
1990s 1,780 18%
2000s 1,906 19%
2010s 2,080 21%
2020s 200 2%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 34 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
The Beatles 31 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
Various Artists 30 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,033 50%
United Kingdom 2,624 26%
Canada 459 5%
Mixed Nationality 319 3%
Australia 219 2%
Germany 174 2%
Sweden 145 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,706 97%
Yes 294 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,752 98%
Yes 248 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,883 99%
Yes 117 1%
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