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RankAlbumArtist
501.

Tracy ChapmanUnited States Tracy Chapman
Year of Release:1988Appears in:395 charts
Rank in 1988:8Rank Score:5,203
Rank in 1980s72Overall Rank:501
Average Rating:  77/100 (455 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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502.

Songs From The Big ChairUnited Kingdom Tears For Fears
Year of Release:1985Appears in:404 charts
Rank in 1985:8Rank Score:5,190
Rank in 1980s73Overall Rank:502
Average Rating:  78/100 (433 votes)
Comments: 33 comments
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503.

Rocket To RussiaUnited States Ramones
Year of Release:1977Appears in:338 charts
Rank in 1977:17Rank Score:5,189
Rank in 1970s124Overall Rank:503
Average Rating:  81/100 (450 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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504.

Soundtracks For The BlindUnited States Swans
Year of Release:1996Appears in:245 charts
Rank in 1996:8Rank Score:5,189
Rank in 1990s98Overall Rank:504
Average Rating:  82/100 (308 votes)
Comments: 21 comments
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505.

Metropolis Pt. 2: Scenes From A MemoryUnited States Dream Theater
Year of Release:1999Appears in:223 charts
Rank in 1999:12Rank Score:5,185
Rank in 1990s99Overall Rank:505
Average Rating:  78/100 (346 votes)
Comments: 19 comments
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506.

Run The Jewels 2United States Run The Jewels
Year of Release:2014Appears in:394 charts
Rank in 2014:4Rank Score:5,178
Rank in 2010s47Overall Rank:506
Average Rating:  82/100 (582 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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507.

Sounds Of SilenceUnited States Simon And Garfunkel
Year of Release:1966Appears in:438 charts
Rank in 1966:6Rank Score:5,154
Rank in 1960s61Overall Rank:507
Average Rating:  80/100 (522 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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508.

The FragileMixed Nationality Nine Inch Nails
Year of Release:1999Appears in:230 charts
Rank in 1999:13Rank Score:5,153
Rank in 1990s100Overall Rank:508
Average Rating:  78/100 (373 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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509.

Kill 'Em AllUnited States Metallica
Year of Release:1983Appears in:327 charts
Rank in 1983:7Rank Score:5,136
Rank in 1980s74Overall Rank:509
Average Rating:  78/100 (677 votes)
Comments: 29 comments
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510.

Ray Of LightUnited States Madonna
Year of Release:1998Appears in:306 charts
Rank in 1998:8Rank Score:5,135
Rank in 1990s101Overall Rank:510
Average Rating:  73/100 (459 votes)
Comments: 35 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 209 2%
1960s 638 6%
1970s 1518 15%
1980s 1489 15%
1990s 1978 20%
2000s 2414 24%
2010s 1748 17%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
Various Artists 32 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5070 51%
United Kingdom 2656 27%
Canada 459 5%
Australia 232 2%
Mixed Nationality 210 2%
Germany 172 2%
Sweden 155 2%
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