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Year of Release:
1997
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Rank Score:
7,251
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Year of Release:
1986
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Rank Score:
7,188
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1985
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Rank Score:
7,147
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1974
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7,142
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1973
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7,142
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Year of Release:
1995
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Rank Score:
7,099
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Year of Release:
1977
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Rank Score:
7,095
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2007
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Rank Score:
7,050
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2015
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Rank Score:
7,046
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2001
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7,001
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 28 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 262 3%
1960s 682 7%
1970s 1,520 15%
1980s 1,482 15%
1990s 1,853 19%
2000s 2,065 21%
2010s 2,134 21%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 30 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,006 50%
United Kingdom 2,609 26%
Canada 450 5%
Mixed Nationality 269 3%
Australia 224 2%
Germany 186 2%
Sweden 156 2%
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Best Artists of 1998
1. Neutral Milk Hotel
2. Massive Attack
3. Air
4. Boards Of Canada
5. OutKast
6. Lauryn Hill
7. Elliott Smith
8. Madonna
9. Eels
10. Mercury Rev
11. Refused
12. The Smashing Pumpkins
13. Lucinda Williams
14. Tortoise
15. Belle And Sebastian
16. Pulp
17. Placebo
18. Dirty Three
19. Black Star
20. Pearl Jam
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