Overall Chart

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Year of Release:
1975
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23,376
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Year of Release:
2005
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22,892
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Year of Release:
1969
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22,856
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1972
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22,290
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1977
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21,673
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1971
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21,516
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2010
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21,441
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1992
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20,275
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2002
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20,155
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1991
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20,099
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 5 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 2 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 292 3%
1960s 734 7%
1970s 1,474 15%
1980s 1,459 15%
1990s 1,684 17%
2000s 1,791 18%
2010s 2,046 20%
2020s 493 5%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 25 0%
Various Artists 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4,993 50%
United Kingdom 2,666 27%
Canada 447 4%
Mixed Nationality 300 3%
Australia 225 2%
Germany 168 2%
Sweden 141 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,718 97%
Yes 282 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,722 97%
Yes 278 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,887 99%
Yes 113 1%
Best Artists of 2008
1. Fleet Foxes
2. Vampire Weekend
3. Coldplay
4. Portishead
5. Have A Nice Life
6. Elbow
7. Kanye West
8. TV On The Radio
9. Deerhunter
10. Kings Of Leon
11. Crystal Castles
12. Sigur Rós
13. The Gaslight Anthem
14. Grouper
15. Liz Harris
16. The Raconteurs
17. Beach House
18. Extremoduro
19. The Last Shadow Puppets
20. Death Cab For Cutie
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