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Year of Release:
1959
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9,615
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1995
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9,566
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2004
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9,556
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Year of Release:
1983
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9,503
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1991
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9,460
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Year of Release:
1976
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9,434
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1978
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9,424
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2010
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9,381
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1998
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9,323
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1971
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9,167
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 32 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 4 0%
1950s 227 2%
1960s 651 7%
1970s 1,529 15%
1980s 1,502 15%
1990s 1,959 20%
2000s 2,346 23%
2010s 1,782 18%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Rolling Stones 32 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Pink Floyd 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,002 50%
United Kingdom 2,638 26%
Canada 458 5%
Mixed Nationality 258 3%
Australia 231 2%
Germany 174 2%
Sweden 161 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. 200 Greatest Albums of All Time by Uncut (2016)
4. The 500 Greatest Albums Of All Time by New Music Express (2013)
5. The Definitive 200 by National Association of Recording Merchandisers (2007)
6. Virgin All-Time Top 1000 Albums by Virgin (2000)
7. Top 100 Greatest Music Albums by Melody Maker (2000)
8. The 100 Greatest Albums Of All Time by Absolute Radio (2012)
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. 100 Greatest Albums of All Time by Mojo (1995)
12. Os 100 Melhores Discos de Todos Os Tempos by Sinewave (2012)
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. The 100 All-Time Greatest Albums by Entertainment Weekly (2013)
17. Top 100 Greatest Music Albums by Channel 4 (2005)
18. Top 100 Albums Ever by Consequence of Sound (2010)
19. 100 Best Albums of the 2000s by Rolling Stone (2011)
20. Favorite 100 Albums of 2000-2009 by Tiny Mix Tapes (2009)


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