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RankAlbumArtist
31.

Exile On Main St.United Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1,286 charts
Rank in 1972:2Rank Score:49,827
Rank in 1970s8Overall Rank:31
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,603 votes)
Comments: 141 comments
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32.

RumoursUnited Kingdom Fleetwood Mac
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,319 charts
Rank in 1977:1Rank Score:45,665
Rank in 1970s9Overall Rank:32
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,543 votes)
Comments: 119 comments
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33.

The Joshua TreeIreland U2
Year of Release:1987Appears in:1,247 charts
Rank in 1987:1Rank Score:43,920
Rank in 1980s4Overall Rank:33
Average Rating:  83/100 (1,701 votes)
Comments: 165 comments
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34.

Blood On The TracksUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,199 charts
Rank in 1975:2Rank Score:43,798
Rank in 1970s10Overall Rank:34
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,406 votes)
Comments: 101 comments
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35.

Led Zeppelin IIUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,244 charts
Rank in 1969:2Rank Score:43,036
Rank in 1960s12Overall Rank:35
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,810 votes)
Comments: 109 comments
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36.

Unknown PleasuresUnited Kingdom Joy Division
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,246 charts
Rank in 1979:3Rank Score:42,481
Rank in 1970s11Overall Rank:36
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,440 votes)
Comments: 125 comments
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37.

Kind Of BlueUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1959Appears in:1,090 charts
Rank in 1959:1Rank Score:42,399
Rank in 1950s1Overall Rank:37
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (1,456 votes)
Comments: 102 comments
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38.

In The Court Of The Crimson KingUnited Kingdom King Crimson
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,216 charts
Rank in 1969:3Rank Score:41,912
Rank in 1960s13Overall Rank:38
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,360 votes)
Comments: 130 comments
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39.

The SuburbsCanada Arcade Fire
Year of Release:2010Appears in:1,269 charts
Rank in 2010:1Rank Score:40,997
Rank in 2010s1Overall Rank:39
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,836 votes)
Comments: 194 comments
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40.

TenUnited States Pearl Jam
Year of Release:1991Appears in:1,228 charts
Rank in 1991:3Rank Score:40,956
Rank in 1990s6Overall Rank:40
Average Rating:  82/100 (1,583 votes)
Comments: 126 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 209 2%
1960s 651 7%
1970s 1525 15%
1980s 1532 15%
1990s 2060 21%
2000s 2552 26%
2010s 1464 15%
Artist Albums %


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


United States 5058 51%
United Kingdom 2674 27%
Canada 445 4%
Australia 245 2%
Mixed Nationality 183 2%
Germany 165 2%
Sweden 154 2%
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