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Year of Release:
2007
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4,369
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Year of Release:
1985
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4,364
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Year of Release:
1969
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4,361
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1998
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4,329
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Year of Release:
1959
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4,313
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1999
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4,302
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2007
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4,297
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1984
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4,290
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1966
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4,289
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1967
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4,273
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 45 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 270 3%
1960s 685 7%
1970s 1,516 15%
1980s 1,472 15%
1990s 1,841 18%
2000s 2,056 21%
2010s 2,155 22%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,014 50%
United Kingdom 2,612 26%
Canada 442 4%
Mixed Nationality 270 3%
Australia 227 2%
Germany 181 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,703 97%
Yes 297 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,855 99%
Yes 145 1%
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