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RankAlbumArtist
501.

We're Only In It For The MoneyUnited States The Mothers Of Invention
Year of Release:1968Appears in:316 charts
Rank in 1968:11Rank Score:5,298
Rank in 1960s60Overall Rank:501
Average Rating:  80/100 (515 votes)
Comments: 36 comments
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502.

Louder Than Bombs
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United Kingdom The Smiths
Year of Release:1987Appears in:236 charts
Rank in 1987:8Rank Score:5,281
Rank in 1980s71Overall Rank:502
Average Rating:  83/100 (506 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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503.

Songs From The Big ChairUnited Kingdom Tears For Fears
Year of Release:1985Appears in:410 charts
Rank in 1985:8Rank Score:5,277
Rank in 1980s72Overall Rank:503
Average Rating:  78/100 (443 votes)
Comments: 36 comments
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504.

The FragileMixed Nationality Nine Inch Nails
Year of Release:1999Appears in:239 charts
Rank in 1999:12Rank Score:5,273
Rank in 1990s98Overall Rank:504
Average Rating:  78/100 (386 votes)
Comments: 21 comments
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505.

Kill 'Em AllUnited States Metallica
Year of Release:1983Appears in:342 charts
Rank in 1983:7Rank Score:5,267
Rank in 1980s73Overall Rank:505
Average Rating:  78/100 (700 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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506.

3 Feet High And RisingUnited States De La Soul
Year of Release:1989Appears in:373 charts
Rank in 1989:8Rank Score:5,265
Rank in 1980s74Overall Rank:506
Average Rating:  78/100 (456 votes)
Comments: 23 comments
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507.

Rocket To RussiaUnited States Ramones
Year of Release:1977Appears in:347 charts
Rank in 1977:17Rank Score:5,242
Rank in 1970s125Overall Rank:507
Average Rating:  81/100 (461 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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508.

Getz/GilbertoMixed Nationality Stan Getz & João Gilberto
Year of Release:1964Appears in:352 charts
Rank in 1964:2Rank Score:5,231
Rank in 1960s61Overall Rank:508
Average Rating:  82/100 (382 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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509.

Sounds Of SilenceUnited States Simon And Garfunkel
Year of Release:1966Appears in:447 charts
Rank in 1966:6Rank Score:5,205
Rank in 1960s62Overall Rank:509
Average Rating:  80/100 (534 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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510.

Soundtracks For The BlindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1996Appears in:251 charts
Rank in 1996:8Rank Score:5,196
Rank in 1990s99Overall Rank:510
Average Rating:  82/100 (327 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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Overall chart

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 208 2%
1960s 640 6%
1970s 1525 15%
1980s 1495 15%
1990s 1974 20%
2000s 2392 24%
2010s 1760 18%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 30 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5028 50%
United Kingdom 2665 27%
Canada 455 5%
Mixed Nationality 249 2%
Australia 216 2%
Germany 172 2%
Sweden 160 2%
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