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RankAlbumArtist
381.

There's A Riot Goin' OnUnited States Sly & The Family Stone
Year of Release:1971Appears in:434 charts
Rank in 1971:19Rank Score:7,110
Rank in 1970s99Overall Rank:381
Average Rating:  82/100 (497 votes)
Comments: 26 comments
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382.

ThirdUnited Kingdom Portishead
Year of Release:2008Appears in:447 charts
Rank in 2008:4Rank Score:7,106
Rank in 2000s75Overall Rank:382
Average Rating:  81/100 (649 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
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383.

The Boatman's CallAustralia Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds
Year of Release:1997Appears in:402 charts
Rank in 1997:10Rank Score:7,089
Rank in 1990s74Overall Rank:383
Average Rating:  81/100 (496 votes)
Comments: 21 comments
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384.

DocumentUnited States R.E.M.
Year of Release:1987Appears in:511 charts
Rank in 1987:6Rank Score:7,037
Rank in 1980s48Overall Rank:384
Average Rating:  81/100 (670 votes)
Comments: 39 comments
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385.

Arthur (Or The Decline And Fall Of The British Empire)United Kingdom The Kinks
Year of Release:1969Appears in:424 charts
Rank in 1969:14Rank Score:6,993
Rank in 1960s49Overall Rank:385
Average Rating:  82/100 (513 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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386.

SwordfishtrombonesUnited States Tom Waits
Year of Release:1983Appears in:460 charts
Rank in 1983:6Rank Score:6,962
Rank in 1980s49Overall Rank:386
Average Rating:  82/100 (564 votes)
Comments: 26 comments
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387.

Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps)United Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1980Appears in:518 charts
Rank in 1980:5Rank Score:6,921
Rank in 1980s50Overall Rank:387
Average Rating:  81/100 (792 votes)
Comments: 42 comments
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388.

The RiverUnited States Bruce Springsteen
Year of Release:1980Appears in:443 charts
Rank in 1980:6Rank Score:6,920
Rank in 1980s51Overall Rank:388
Average Rating:  79/100 (656 votes)
Comments: 32 comments
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389.

BadUnited States Michael Jackson
Year of Release:1987Appears in:417 charts
Rank in 1987:7Rank Score:6,895
Rank in 1980s52Overall Rank:389
Average Rating:  74/100 (698 votes)
Comments: 42 comments
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390.

I Love You, HoneybearUnited States Father John Misty
Year of Release:2015Appears in:483 charts
Rank in 2015:4Rank Score:6,841
Rank in 2010s38Overall Rank:390
Average Rating:  81/100 (710 votes)
Comments: 56 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 212 2%
1960s 637 6%
1970s 1521 15%
1980s 1491 15%
1990s 1977 20%
2000s 2393 24%
2010s 1762 18%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 30 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5046 50%
United Kingdom 2664 27%
Canada 460 5%
Australia 231 2%
Mixed Nationality 217 2%
Germany 171 2%
Sweden 158 2%
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