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Year of Release:
2005
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4,820
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Year of Release:
1971
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4,812
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1971
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4,772
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1994
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4,762
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2015
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Rank Score:
4,750
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2012
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4,749
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Year of Release:
1985
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Rank Score:
4,687
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2016
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Rank Score:
4,677
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Year of Release:
1956
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Rank Score:
4,676
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1969
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4,673
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 41 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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Best Artists of the 1980s
1. The Smiths
2. Pixies
3. Prince
4. The Cure
5. Talking Heads
6. U2
7. Metallica
8. The Stone Roses
9. R.E.M.
10. Sonic Youth
11. Kate Bush
12. Bruce Springsteen
13. Michael Jackson
14. Tom Waits
15. Joy Division
16. Prince And The Revolution
17. Iron Maiden
18. New Order
19. Rush
20. Talk Talk
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