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2006
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Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 24 0%
1950s 270 3%
1960s 696 7%
1970s 1,516 15%
1980s 1,462 15%
1990s 1,824 18%
2000s 1,985 20%
2010s 2,153 22%
2020s 69 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Neil Young 25 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,036 50%
United Kingdom 2,589 26%
Canada 456 5%
Mixed Nationality 289 3%
Australia 229 2%
Germany 177 2%
Sweden 154 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,690 97%
Yes 310 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,790 98%
Yes 210 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,918 99%
Yes 82 1%
Best Albums of 1982
1. Thriller by Michael Jackson
2. The Number Of The Beast by Iron Maiden
3. Nebraska by Bruce Springsteen
4. The Dreaming by Kate Bush
5. Pornography by The Cure
6. 1999 by Prince
7. Avalon by Roxy Music
8. Rio by Duran Duran
9. The Nightfly by Donald Fagen
10. Love Over Gold by Dire Straits
11. Imperial Bedroom by Elvis Costello And The Attractions
12. New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84) by Simple Minds
13. Combat Rock by The Clash
14. Big Science by Laurie Anderson
15. Bad Brains by Bad Brains
16. Peter Gabriel IV by Peter Gabriel
17. English Settlement by XTC
18. Screaming For Vengeance by Judas Priest
19. Hex Enduction Hour by The Fall
20. The Lexicon Of Love by ABC
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