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Year of Release:
1982
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247
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1999
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1996
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1969
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1975
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247
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1997
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1998
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2001
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2008
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1992
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 533 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 24 0%
1950s 272 3%
1960s 699 7%
1970s 1,536 15%
1980s 1,473 15%
1990s 1,818 18%
2000s 1,940 19%
2010s 2,132 21%
2020s 105 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 36 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 33 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Various Artists 29 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,016 50%
United Kingdom 2,603 26%
Canada 446 4%
Mixed Nationality 336 3%
Australia 216 2%
Germany 175 2%
Sweden 153 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,688 97%
Yes 312 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,773 98%
Yes 227 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,909 99%
Yes 91 1%
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2. The 50 Best Albums of 2020 by Billboard (2020)
3. The 50 Best Albums of 2020 by Esquire (2020)
4. Albums of the Year 2020 by Rough Trade (2020)
5. The Best Albums of 2020 by FLOOD Magazine (2020)
6. Quietus Albums Of The Year 2020 by The Quietus (2020)
7. Gorilla vs. Bear's Albums of 2020 by Gorilla vs. Bear (2020)
8. Top 99 Music Albums of 2020 by Piccadilly Records (2020)
9. The Best Albums Of 2020 by Uproxx (2020)
10. 20 Best Albums of 2020 by Gaffa (2020)
11. 50 Best Albums of 2020 by The Needle Drop (2020)
12. Albums Of The Year 2020 – Top 50 by Louder Than War (2020)
13. The 100 Best Albums of 2020 by Noisey (2020)
14. The Best Albums of 2020 by No Ripcord (2020)
15. Les Inrocks Albums of the Year 2020 by Les Inrocks (2020)
16. Uncut's Top 75 albums of 2020 by Uncut (2020)
17. Our 50 favourite albums of 2020 by The Vinyl Factory (2020)
18. The 40 best albums of 2020 by Independent (2020)
19. Gigwise's 51 Best Albums of 2020 by Gigwise (2020)
20. The 20 best albums of 2020 by The A.V. Club (2020)
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