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Year of Release:
1989
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27,810
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Year of Release:
1966
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27,562
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2010
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25,843
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Year of Release:
1989
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25,714
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Year of Release:
2012
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25,544
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Year of Release:
1977
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25,444
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1979
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24,704
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Year of Release:
1959
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24,700
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Year of Release:
1967
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23,911
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Year of Release:
1971
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23,788
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 4 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 2 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 292 3%
1960s 733 7%
1970s 1,473 15%
1980s 1,455 15%
1990s 1,685 17%
2000s 1,800 18%
2010s 2,047 20%
2020s 488 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 4,991 50%
United Kingdom 2,663 27%
Canada 446 4%
Mixed Nationality 302 3%
Australia 223 2%
Germany 166 2%
Sweden 142 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,719 97%
Yes 281 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,719 97%
Yes 281 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,886 99%
Yes 114 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. Rumours by Fleetwood Mac
7. The Wall by Pink Floyd
8. Animals by Pink Floyd
9. Unknown Pleasures by Joy Division
10. Who's Next by The Who
11. Blood On The Tracks by Bob Dylan
12. Exile On Main St. by The Rolling Stones
13. Hunky Dory by David Bowie
14. Marquee Moon by Television
15. Pink Moon by Nick Drake
16. What's Going On by Marvin Gaye
17. Paranoid by Black Sabbath
18. Low by David Bowie
19. Sticky Fingers by The Rolling Stones
20. Blue by Joni Mitchell
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