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Year of Release:
2005
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7,969
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Year of Release:
1977
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7,771
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1997
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Rank Score:
7,735
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2008
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7,720
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Year of Release:
1971
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Rank Score:
7,699
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Year of Release:
1967
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7,692
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1987
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7,686
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Year of Release:
1972
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7,664
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Year of Release:
1967
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7,579
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1976
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7,548
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 26 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 269 3%
1960s 684 7%
1970s 1,516 15%
1980s 1,474 15%
1990s 1,841 18%
2000s 2,060 21%
2010s 2,151 22%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,015 50%
United Kingdom 2,611 26%
Canada 442 4%
Mixed Nationality 269 3%
Australia 228 2%
Germany 182 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,703 97%
Yes 297 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,856 99%
Yes 144 1%
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9. The Best Albums of 2019 by The Ringer (2019)
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13. Les Inrocks Albums of the Year 2019 by Les Inrocks (2019)
14. NME Albums Of The Year 2019 by New Music Express (2019)
15. Our 50 favourite albums of 2019 by The Vinyl Factory (2019)
16. The Best Albums of 2019 by FLOOD Magazine (2019)
17. The Best Albums of 2019 by The Line Of Best Fit (2019)
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19. OOR's Eindlijst 2019 [OOR Top 20 Albums of 2019] by OOR (2019)
20. The 20 best albums of 2019 by Dazed (2019)
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