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RankAlbumArtist
31.

Exile On Main St.United Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1,240 charts
Rank in 1972:2Rank Score:48,338
Rank in 1970s8Overall Rank:31
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,561 votes)
Comments: 137 comments
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32.

RumoursUnited Kingdom Fleetwood Mac
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,262 charts
Rank in 1977:1Rank Score:43,869
Rank in 1970s9Overall Rank:32
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,495 votes)
Comments: 112 comments
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33.

Blood On The TracksUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,164 charts
Rank in 1975:2Rank Score:43,248
Rank in 1970s10Overall Rank:33
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,368 votes)
Comments: 100 comments
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34.

The Joshua TreeIreland U2
Year of Release:1987Appears in:1,211 charts
Rank in 1987:1Rank Score:43,000
Rank in 1980s4Overall Rank:34
Average Rating:  82/100 (1,656 votes)
Comments: 159 comments
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35.

Led Zeppelin IIUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,216 charts
Rank in 1969:2Rank Score:42,609
Rank in 1960s12Overall Rank:35
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,757 votes)
Comments: 105 comments
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36.

Kind Of BlueUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1959Appears in:1,054 charts
Rank in 1959:1Rank Score:41,375
Rank in 1950s1Overall Rank:36
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (1,409 votes)
Comments: 96 comments
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37.

Unknown PleasuresUnited Kingdom Joy Division
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,217 charts
Rank in 1979:3Rank Score:41,311
Rank in 1970s11Overall Rank:37
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,392 votes)
Comments: 122 comments
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38.

The SuburbsCanada Arcade Fire
Year of Release:2010Appears in:1,243 charts
Rank in 2010:1Rank Score:40,686
Rank in 2010s1Overall Rank:38
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,784 votes)
Comments: 188 comments
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39.

In The Court Of The Crimson KingUnited Kingdom King Crimson
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,173 charts
Rank in 1969:3Rank Score:40,641
Rank in 1960s13Overall Rank:39
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,316 votes)
Comments: 128 comments
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40.

TenUnited States Pearl Jam
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,191 charts
Rank in 1991:3Rank Score:40,265
Rank in 1990s6Overall Rank:40
Average Rating:  82/100 (1,541 votes)
Comments: 120 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 212 2%
1960s 646 6%
1970s 1528 15%
1980s 1528 15%
1990s 2070 21%
2000s 2571 26%
2010s 1438 14%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
Various Artists 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 26 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5060 51%
United Kingdom 2683 27%
Canada 446 4%
Australia 247 2%
Mixed Nationality 179 2%
Germany 163 2%
Sweden 152 2%
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