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RankAlbumArtist
21.

The Queen Is DeadUnited Kingdom The Smiths
Year of Release:1986Appears in:1,653 charts
Rank in 1986:1Rank Score:66,199
Rank in 1980s2Overall Rank:21
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,852 votes)
Comments: 184 comments
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22.

Rubber SoulUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1965Appears in:1,593 charts
Rank in 1965:2Rank Score:64,562
Rank in 1960s8Overall Rank:22
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,178 votes)
Comments: 174 comments
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23.

The WallUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,504 charts
Rank in 1979:2Rank Score:61,295
Rank in 1970s6Overall Rank:23
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (2,282 votes)
Comments: 170 comments
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Is This ItUnited States The Strokes
Year of Release:2001Appears in:1,612 charts
Rank in 2001:1Rank Score:58,458
Rank in 2000s4Overall Rank:24
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,989 votes)
Comments: 209 comments
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25.

The DoorsUnited States The Doors
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,577 charts
Rank in 1967:3Rank Score:54,899
Rank in 1960s9Overall Rank:25
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,852 votes)
Comments: 140 comments
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26.

LovelessIreland My Bloody Valentine
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,410 charts
Rank in 1991:2Rank Score:54,002
Rank in 1990s5Overall Rank:26
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,561 votes)
Comments: 223 comments
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27.

Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,492 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:53,371
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,769 votes)
Comments: 140 comments
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28.

Blonde On BlondeUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1966Appears in:1,321 charts
Rank in 1966:3Rank Score:52,136
Rank in 1960s10Overall Rank:28
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,613 votes)
Comments: 121 comments
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29.

Are You ExperiencedUnited States The Jimi Hendrix Experience
Year of Release:1967Appears in:1,438 charts
Rank in 1967:4Rank Score:50,010
Rank in 1960s11Overall Rank:29
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,678 votes)
Comments: 110 comments
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30.

The Stone RosesUnited Kingdom The Stone Roses
Year of Release:1989Appears in:1,326 charts
Rank in 1989:2Rank Score:49,862
Rank in 1980s3Overall Rank:30
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,521 votes)
Comments: 143 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 209 2%
1960s 651 7%
1970s 1525 15%
1980s 1532 15%
1990s 2060 21%
2000s 2552 26%
2010s 1464 15%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
Various Artists 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5058 51%
United Kingdom 2674 27%
Canada 445 4%
Australia 245 2%
Mixed Nationality 183 2%
Germany 165 2%
Sweden 154 2%
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