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Year of Release:
2009
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7,038
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2001
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7,010
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2013
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6,971
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1985
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6,965
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1977
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6,930
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1982
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6,907
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1987
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6,853
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1968
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6,846
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1979
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6,839
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2007
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6,833
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 29 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 272 3%
1960s 682 7%
1970s 1,525 15%
1980s 1,473 15%
1990s 1,843 18%
2000s 2,033 20%
2010s 2,160 22%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 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 5,009 50%
United Kingdom 2,602 26%
Canada 445 4%
Mixed Nationality 275 3%
Australia 227 2%
Germany 185 2%
Sweden 156 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,708 97%
Yes 292 3%
Best Albums of 1953
1. Black Coffee by Peggy Lee
2. Ellington Uptown by Duke Ellington And His Orchestra
3. Sonny Rollins With The Modern Jazz Quartet by Sonny Rollins
4. Wagner: Tristan Und Isolde by Wilhelm Furtwängler / Philharmonia Orchestra
5. Chante Les Chansons Poétiques no1 by Georges Brassens
6. Dean Martin Sings by Dean Martin
7. Songs By Tom Lehrer by Tom Lehrer
8. Jazz At Oberlin by The Dave Brubeck Quartet
9. An Evening With Billie Holiday by Billie Holiday
10. Inca Taqui by Yma Sumac
11. Moondog And His Friends by Moondog
12. Calamity Jane by Doris Day
13. Ludwig Van Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 "Eroica" by Wilhelm Furtwangler / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
14. New Concepts Of Artistry In Rhythm by Stan Kenton
15. Charlie Parker by Charlie Parker
16. Wagner: Der Ring Des Nibelungen by Wilhelm Furtwängler / Orchestra Sinfonica E Coro Della Radio Italiana
17. Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana by Tullio Serafin / Coro E Orchestra Del Teatro Alla Scala Di Milano
18. Nat King Cole Sings For Two In Love by Nat King Cole
19. Young Man With A Horn by Miles Davis
20. Dvořák: Symphony No. 5 In E Minor, Op. 95 "From The New World" by George Szell / The Cleveland Orchestra
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