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Year of Release:
1979
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346
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1998
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1978
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2015
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1985
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345
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1989
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2017
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345
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2011
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1971
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 397 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 260 3%
1960s 686 7%
1970s 1,521 15%
1980s 1,469 15%
1990s 1,847 18%
2000s 2,067 21%
2010s 2,148 21%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 29 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,013 50%
United Kingdom 2,605 26%
Canada 447 4%
Mixed Nationality 271 3%
Australia 226 2%
Germany 186 2%
Sweden 154 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. The 500 Greatest Albums Of All Time by New Music Express (2013)
4. 200 Greatest Albums of All Time by Uncut (2016)
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. 100 Greatest Albums of All Time by Mojo (1995)
9. 100 Greatest Albums Ever by Q (2006)
10. The 100 Greatest Albums Of All Time by Absolute Radio (2012)
11. Greatest 100 Albums of All Time by The Guinness Book of British Hit Singles & Albums with NME (2006)
12. Top 100 Greatest Music Albums by Channel 4 (2005)
13. Os 100 Melhores Discos de Todos Os Tempos by Sinewave (2012)
14. All Time Top 100 Albums by Sounds (1985)
15. Top 100 Albums by ABC (2006)
16. The Top 50 Albums of All Time by Sound & Vision Magazine (2010)
17. The 100 All-Time Greatest Albums by Entertainment Weekly (2013)
18. The Guardian 100 Best Albums Ever by The Guardian (1997)
19. Top 100 Albums Ever by Consequence of Sound (2010)
20. 100 Best Albums of the 2000s by Rolling Stone (2011)
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