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2015
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Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 23 0%
1950s 278 3%
1960s 701 7%
1970s 1,547 15%
1980s 1,481 15%
1990s 1,802 18%
2000s 1,925 19%
2010s 2,116 21%
2020s 127 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 36 0%
David Bowie 34 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Various Artists 29 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 25 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,043 50%
United Kingdom 2,604 26%
Canada 451 5%
Mixed Nationality 325 3%
Australia 217 2%
Germany 176 2%
Sweden 147 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,694 97%
Yes 307 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,762 98%
Yes 239 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,902 99%
Yes 99 1%
Best Albums of the 1980s
1. Doolittle by Pixies
2. The Queen Is Dead by The Smiths
3. Remain In Light by Talking Heads
4. The Stone Roses by The Stone Roses
5. Disintegration by The Cure
6. The Joshua Tree by U2
7. Daydream Nation by Sonic Youth
8. Hounds Of Love by Kate Bush
9. Closer by Joy Division
10. Thriller by Michael Jackson
11. Purple Rain by Prince And The Revolution
12. Surfer Rosa by Pixies
13. Rain Dogs by Tom Waits
14. Master Of Puppets by Metallica
15. Appetite For Destruction by Guns N' Roses
16. Graceland by Paul Simon
17. Back In Black by AC/DC
18. Spirit Of Eden by Talk Talk
19. Murmur by R.E.M.
20. Moving Pictures by Rush
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