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Year of Release:
1973
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7,288
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1979
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7,284
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Year of Release:
1986
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7,284
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2003
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7,220
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Year of Release:
1974
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7,196
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Year of Release:
1972
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7,163
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Year of Release:
1995
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7,115
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2015
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7,063
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Year of Release:
1982
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7,024
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1977
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6,994
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 28 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 270 3%
1960s 693 7%
1970s 1,546 15%
1980s 1,485 15%
1990s 1,810 18%
2000s 1,947 19%
2010s 2,141 21%
2020s 82 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,016 50%
United Kingdom 2,601 26%
Canada 448 4%
Mixed Nationality 315 3%
Australia 221 2%
Germany 179 2%
Sweden 154 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,696 97%
Yes 304 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,771 98%
Yes 229 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,912 99%
Yes 88 1%
Best Albums of 1986
1. The Queen Is Dead by The Smiths
2. Master Of Puppets by Metallica
3. Graceland by Paul Simon
4. So by Peter Gabriel
5. Skylarking by XTC
6. The Colour Of Spring by Talk Talk
7. Licensed To Ill by Beastie Boys
8. Reign In Blood by Slayer
9. Lifes Rich Pageant by R.E.M.
10. EVOL by Sonic Youth
11. Black Celebration by Depeche Mode
12. Slippery When Wet by Bon Jovi
13. Parade by Prince And The Revolution
14. Peace Sells... But Who's Buying? by Megadeth
15. Invisible Touch by Genesis
16. Somewhere In Time by Iron Maiden
17. True Blue by Madonna
18. Atomizer by Big Black
19. Raising Hell by Run-D.M.C.
20. Brotherhood by New Order
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