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2010
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9,732
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Year of Release:
1983
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9,728
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2011
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9,706
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Year of Release:
1970
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9,674
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2002
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9,661
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Year of Release:
1982
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9,660
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1988
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9,612
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1978
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9,604
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2005
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9,590
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1959
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9,557
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 31 of 1,000

Overall chart

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 4 0%
1950s 223 2%
1960s 652 7%
1970s 1,529 15%
1980s 1,501 15%
1990s 1,965 20%
2000s 2,354 24%
2010s 1,772 18%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 28 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Pink Floyd 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,002 50%
United Kingdom 2,643 26%
Canada 455 5%
Mixed Nationality 261 3%
Australia 231 2%
Germany 174 2%
Sweden 159 2%
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Popular  Charts
1. Top 500 Albums of All Time by Rolling Stone (2012)
2. The Top 100 Albums by VH1 (2001)
3. The 500 Greatest Albums Of All Time by New Music Express (2013)
4. 200 Greatest Albums of All Time by Uncut (2016)
5. The Definitive 200 by National Association of Recording Merchandisers (2007)
6. Virgin All-Time Top 1000 Albums by Virgin (2000)
7. The 100 Greatest Albums Of All Time by Absolute Radio (2012)
8. 100 Greatest Albums of All Time by Mojo (1995)
9. Greatest 100 Albums of All Time by The Guinness Book of British Hit Singles & Albums with NME (2006)
10. 100 Greatest Albums Ever by Q (2006)
11. Top 100 Greatest Music Albums by Melody Maker (2000)
12. The 100 All-Time Greatest Albums by Entertainment Weekly (2013)
13. Top 100 Albums by ABC (2006)
14. The Top 50 Albums of All Time by Sound & Vision Magazine (2010)
15. The Guardian 100 Best Albums Ever by The Guardian (1997)
16. Os 100 Melhores Discos de Todos Os Tempos by Sinewave (2012)
17. Top 100 Albums Ever by Consequence of Sound (2010)
18. Top 100 Greatest Music Albums by Channel 4 (2005)
19. 100 Best Albums of the 2000s by Rolling Stone (2011)
20. Top 100 Greatest Albums of the 2000s by New Music Express (2009)


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