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RankAlbumArtist
51.

Born To RunUnited States Bruce Springsteen
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,212 charts
Rank in 1975:3Rank Score:40,720
Rank in 1970s15Overall Rank:51
Average Rating:  83/100 (1,565 votes)
Comments: 102 comments
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52.

In UteroUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1993Appears in:1,379 charts
Rank in 1993:1Rank Score:40,294
Rank in 1990s9Overall Rank:52
Average Rating:  84/100 (2,089 votes)
Comments: 139 comments
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53.

Let It BleedUnited Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,358 charts
Rank in 1969:4Rank Score:39,958
Rank in 1960s14Overall Rank:53
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,646 votes)
Comments: 97 comments
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54.

To Pimp A ButterflyUnited States Kendrick Lamar
Year of Release:2015Appears in:1,208 charts
Rank in 2015:1Rank Score:39,910
Rank in 2010s3Overall Rank:54
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (1,525 votes)
Comments: 284 comments
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55.

IllinoisUnited States Sufjan Stevens
Year of Release:2005Appears in:1,256 charts
Rank in 2005:1Rank Score:38,187
Rank in 2000s7Overall Rank:55
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,462 votes)
Comments: 131 comments
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56.

Automatic For The PeopleUnited States R.E.M.
Year of Release:1992Appears in:1,413 charts
Rank in 1992:1Rank Score:37,913
Rank in 1990s10Overall Rank:56
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,695 votes)
Comments: 138 comments
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57.

Daydream NationUnited States Sonic Youth
Year of Release:1988Appears in:1,234 charts
Rank in 1988:1Rank Score:37,864
Rank in 1980s7Overall Rank:57
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,452 votes)
Comments: 119 comments
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58.

Led ZeppelinUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,325 charts
Rank in 1969:5Rank Score:37,659
Rank in 1960s15Overall Rank:58
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (2,023 votes)
Comments: 103 comments
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59.

Astral WeeksUnited Kingdom Van Morrison
Year of Release:1968Appears in:1,179 charts
Rank in 1968:2Rank Score:36,619
Rank in 1960s16Overall Rank:59
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,322 votes)
Comments: 104 comments
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60.

Siamese DreamUnited States The Smashing Pumpkins
Year of Release:1993Appears in:1,254 charts
Rank in 1993:2Rank Score:36,388
Rank in 1990s11Overall Rank:60
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,473 votes)
Comments: 121 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 209 2%
1960s 638 6%
1970s 1517 15%
1980s 1490 15%
1990s 1984 20%
2000s 2407 24%
2010s 1748 17%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 31 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5069 51%
United Kingdom 2655 27%
Canada 459 5%
Australia 232 2%
Mixed Nationality 210 2%
Germany 172 2%
Sweden 155 2%
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Best Albums of the 1990s
1. OK Computer by Radiohead
2. Nevermind by Nirvana
3. In The Aeroplane Over The Sea by Neutral Milk Hotel
4. The Bends by Radiohead
5. Loveless by My Bloody Valentine
6. Ten by Pearl Jam
7. (What's The Story) Morning Glory? by Oasis
8. Grace by Jeff Buckley
9. In Utero by Nirvana
10. Automatic For The People by R.E.M.
11. Siamese Dream by The Smashing Pumpkins
12. Ágætis Byrjun by Sigur Rós
13. Weezer (The Blue Album) by Weezer
14. Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness by The Smashing Pumpkins
15. Achtung Baby by U2
16. Definitely Maybe by Oasis
17. Dummy by Portishead
18. Illmatic by Nas
19. The Soft Bulletin by The Flaming Lips
20. Rage Against The Machine by Rage Against The Machine


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