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1968
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1971
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1984
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1982
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2019
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1975
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1959
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Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 24 0%
1950s 270 3%
1960s 697 7%
1970s 1,528 15%
1980s 1,486 15%
1990s 1,823 18%
2000s 1,952 20%
2010s 2,143 21%
2020s 76 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,069 51%
United Kingdom 2,571 26%
Canada 449 4%
Mixed Nationality 309 3%
Australia 219 2%
Germany 175 2%
Sweden 153 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,696 97%
Yes 304 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,776 98%
Yes 224 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,912 99%
Yes 88 1%
Best Albums of 1997
1. OK Computer by Radiohead
2. Homogenic by Björk
3. Either/Or by Elliott Smith
4. The Lonesome Crowded West by Modest Mouse
5. Ladies And Gentlemen We Are Floating In Space by Spiritualized
6. F♯A♯∞ by Godspeed You! Black Emperor
7. Urban Hymns by The Verve
8. Perfect From Now On by Built To Spill
9. The Colour And The Shape by Foo Fighters
10. The Boatman's Call by Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
11. The Mollusk by Ween
12. I Can Hear The Heart Beating As One by Yo La Tengo
13. The Fat Of The Land by The Prodigy
14. Blur by Blur
15. Buena Vista Social Club by Buena Vista Social Club
16. Homework by Daft Punk
17. Mogwai Young Team by Mogwai
18. Time Out Of Mind by Bob Dylan
19. Portishead by Portishead
20. Dig Your Own Hole by The Chemical Brothers
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