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RankAlbumArtist
1.

OK ComputerUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:1997Appears in:3,152 charts
Rank in 1997:1Rank Score:174,281
Rank in 1990s1Overall Rank:1
Average Rating: Top rated 92/100 (3,730 votes)
Comments: 618 comments
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2.

The Dark Side Of The MoonUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1973Appears in:2,886 charts
Rank in 1973:1Rank Score:155,119
Rank in 1970s1Overall Rank:2
Average Rating: Top rated 92/100 (3,516 votes)
Comments: 399 comments
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3.

Abbey RoadUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1969Appears in:2,518 charts
Rank in 1969:1Rank Score:132,838
Rank in 1960s1Overall Rank:3
Average Rating: Top rated 91/100 (3,000 votes)
Comments: 318 comments
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4.

RevolverUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1966Appears in:2,518 charts
Rank in 1966:1Rank Score:132,467
Rank in 1960s2Overall Rank:4
Average Rating: Top rated 91/100 (3,026 votes)
Comments: 340 comments
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5.

Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club BandUnited Kingdom The Beatles
Year of Release:1967Appears in:2,433 charts
Rank in 1967:1Rank Score:122,407
Rank in 1960s3Overall Rank:5
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (3,043 votes)
Comments: 339 comments
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6.

Kid AUnited Kingdom Radiohead
Year of Release:2000Appears in:2,281 charts
Rank in 2000:1Rank Score:106,099
Rank in 2000s1Overall Rank:6
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (2,924 votes)
Comments: 426 comments
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7.

NevermindUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1991Appears in:2,244 charts
Rank in 1991:1Rank Score:95,100
Rank in 1990s2Overall Rank:7
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (3,013 votes)
Comments: 320 comments
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8.

Led Zeppelin IVUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1971Appears in:2,131 charts
Rank in 1971:1Rank Score:94,827
Rank in 1970s2Overall Rank:8
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (2,717 votes)
Comments: 211 comments
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9.

FuneralCanada Arcade Fire
Year of Release:2004Appears in:2,052 charts
Rank in 2004:1Rank Score:94,539
Rank in 2000s2Overall Rank:9
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,508 votes)
Comments: 294 comments
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10.

The Velvet Underground And NicoMixed Nationality The Velvet Underground And Nico
Year of Release:1967Appears in:2,084 charts
Rank in 1967:2Rank Score:94,070
Rank in 1960s4Overall Rank:10
Average Rating: Top rated 89/100 (2,334 votes)
Comments: 244 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 207 2%
1960s 652 7%
1970s 1520 15%
1980s 1539 15%
1990s 2063 21%
2000s 2554 26%
2010s 1463 15%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
Various Artists 36 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5058 51%
United Kingdom 2682 27%
Canada 446 4%
Australia 245 2%
Mixed Nationality 179 2%
Germany 163 2%
Sweden 155 2%
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3. Led Zeppelin
4. The Clash
5. The Rolling Stones
6. Neil Young
7. The Who
8. Bruce Springsteen
9. Bob Dylan
10. Fleetwood Mac
11. Black Sabbath
12. Genesis
13. Queen
14. Joy Division
15. Yes
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17. Bob Marley
18. Stevie Wonder
19. Marvin Gaye
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