Overall Chart

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Year of Release:
1971
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5,587
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Year of Release:
1977
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5,555
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2008
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5,541
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1993
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5,540
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1991
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5,537
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1983
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5,526
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1998
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5,505
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2007
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5,492
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Year of Release:
2006
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5,488
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1996
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5,485
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 33 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 2 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 292 3%
1960s 734 7%
1970s 1,472 15%
1980s 1,456 15%
1990s 1,689 17%
2000s 1,799 18%
2010s 2,044 20%
2020s 487 5%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 25 0%
Various Artists 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4,989 50%
United Kingdom 2,664 27%
Canada 447 4%
Mixed Nationality 304 3%
Australia 223 2%
Germany 167 2%
Sweden 142 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,719 97%
Yes 281 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,718 97%
Yes 282 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,887 99%
Yes 113 1%
Best Albums of 1979
1. London Calling by The Clash
2. The Wall by Pink Floyd
3. Unknown Pleasures by Joy Division
4. Fear Of Music by Talking Heads
5. Breakfast In America by Supertramp
6. Entertainment! by Gang Of Four
7. Off The Wall by Michael Jackson
8. Rust Never Sleeps by Neil Young & Crazy Horse
9. Highway To Hell by AC/DC
10. Tusk by Fleetwood Mac
11. Reggatta De Blanc by The Police
12. Damn The Torpedoes by Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers
13. Metal Box by Public Image Ltd.
14. The B-52's by The B-52's
15. Specials by The Specials
16. Armed Forces by Elvis Costello And The Attractions
17. Singles Going Steady by Buzzcocks
18. 154 by Wire
19. Setting Sons by The Jam
20. Y by The Pop Group
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