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Year of Release:
1997
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114
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9992.
Hit Kit 
Compilation
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1959
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1992
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2015
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2005
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9996.
12 Gold Bars 
Compilation
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1980
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114
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1986
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1985
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2007
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1971
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Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 270 3%
1960s 692 7%
1970s 1,539 15%
1980s 1,486 15%
1990s 1,816 18%
2000s 1,948 19%
2010s 2,142 21%
2020s 81 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Various Artists 26 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,030 50%
United Kingdom 2,597 26%
Canada 445 4%
Mixed Nationality 314 3%
Australia 220 2%
Germany 180 2%
Sweden 153 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,698 97%
Yes 302 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,769 98%
Yes 231 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,912 99%
Yes 88 1%
Best Albums of the 1970s
1. The Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
2. Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd
3. The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars by David Bowie
4. Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) by Led Zeppelin
5. London Calling by The Clash
6. The Wall by Pink Floyd
7. Rumours by Fleetwood Mac
8. Unknown Pleasures by Joy Division
9. Who's Next by The Who
10. Animals by Pink Floyd
11. Exile On Main St. by The Rolling Stones
12. Blood On The Tracks by Bob Dylan
13. Hunky Dory by David Bowie
14. Marquee Moon by Television
15. Pink Moon by Nick Drake
16. Low by David Bowie
17. Sticky Fingers by The Rolling Stones
18. Paranoid by Black Sabbath
19. Born To Run by Bruce Springsteen
20. What's Going On by Marvin Gaye
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