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Year of Release:
1976
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4,893
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Year of Release:
1987
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4,893
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Year of Release:
1971
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4,887
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1972
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4,867
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1979
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4,855
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Year of Release:
2005
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4,850
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Year of Release:
1980
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4,846
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1978
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4,837
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2009
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4,835
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1976
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4,821
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 40 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 262 3%
1960s 681 7%
1970s 1,521 15%
1980s 1,482 15%
1990s 1,854 19%
2000s 2,065 21%
2010s 2,133 21%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 30 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,008 50%
United Kingdom 2,610 26%
Canada 448 4%
Mixed Nationality 268 3%
Australia 224 2%
Germany 186 2%
Sweden 156 2%
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Best Ever Albums
1. OK Computer by Radiohead
2. The Dark Side Of The Moon by Pink Floyd
3. Abbey Road by The Beatles
4. Revolver by The Beatles
5. Kid A by Radiohead
6. Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band by The Beatles
7. In Rainbows by Radiohead
8. Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd
9. The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars by David Bowie
10. Funeral by Arcade Fire
11. The Velvet Underground & Nico by The Velvet Underground & Nico
12. Untitled (Led Zeppelin IV) by Led Zeppelin
13. Pet Sounds by The Beach Boys
14. In The Aeroplane Over The Sea by Neutral Milk Hotel
15. Nevermind by Nirvana
16. The Beatles (The White Album) by The Beatles
17. Doolittle by Pixies
18. London Calling by The Clash
19. The Queen Is Dead by The Smiths
20. The Bends by Radiohead
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