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RankAlbumArtist
1.

OK ComputerUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:1997Appears in:3,584 charts
Rank in 1997:1Rank Score:192,732
Rank in 1990s1Overall Rank:1
Average Rating: Top rated 92/100 (4,377 votes)
Comments: 704 comments
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2.

The Dark Side Of The MoonUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1973Appears in:3,314 charts
Rank in 1973:1Rank Score:172,941
Rank in 1970s1Overall Rank:2
Average Rating: Top rated 92/100 (4,151 votes)
Comments: 461 comments
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3.

Abbey RoadUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1969Appears in:2,878 charts
Rank in 1969:1Rank Score:146,146
Rank in 1960s1Overall Rank:3
Average Rating: Top rated 91/100 (3,544 votes)
Comments: 372 comments
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4.

RevolverUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1966Appears in:2,841 charts
Rank in 1966:1Rank Score:144,142
Rank in 1960s2Overall Rank:4
Average Rating: Top rated 91/100 (3,572 votes)
Comments: 394 comments
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5.

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club BandUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1967Appears in:2,784 charts
Rank in 1967:1Rank Score:133,779
Rank in 1960s3Overall Rank:5
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (3,590 votes)
Comments: 387 comments
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6.

Kid AUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:2000Appears in:2,601 charts
Rank in 2000:1Rank Score:118,419
Rank in 2000s1Overall Rank:6
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (3,451 votes)
Comments: 476 comments
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7.

FuneralCanada Arcade Fire
Year of Release:2004Appears in:2,365 charts
Rank in 2004:1Rank Score:103,834
Rank in 2000s2Overall Rank:7
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,923 votes)
Comments: 340 comments
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8.

The Velvet Underground And NicoMixed Nationality The Velvet Underground And Nico
Year of Release:1967Appears in:2,392 charts
Rank in 1967:2Rank Score:103,642
Rank in 1960s4Overall Rank:8
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (2,759 votes)
Comments: 283 comments
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9.

Led Zeppelin IVUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1971Appears in:2,439 charts
Rank in 1971:1Rank Score:103,523
Rank in 1970s2Overall Rank:9
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (3,157 votes)
Comments: 240 comments
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10.

NevermindUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1991Appears in:2,551 charts
Rank in 1991:1Rank Score:102,843
Rank in 1990s2Overall Rank:10
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (3,458 votes)
Comments: 357 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 209 2%
1960s 641 6%
1970s 1515 15%
1980s 1509 15%
1990s 1999 20%
2000s 2430 24%
2010s 1690 17%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
Various Artists 32 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 26 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5088 51%
United Kingdom 2646 26%
Canada 468 5%
Australia 235 2%
Mixed Nationality 189 2%
Germany 168 2%
Sweden 155 2%
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