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RankAlbumArtist
51.

Marquee MoonUnited States Television
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,300 charts
Rank in 1977:3Rank Score:40,529
Rank in 1970s15Overall Rank:51
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,427 votes)
Comments: 110 comments
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52.

In UteroUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1993Appears in:1,367 charts
Rank in 1993:1Rank Score:40,178
Rank in 1990s9Overall Rank:52
Average Rating:  84/100 (2,070 votes)
Comments: 138 comments
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53.

Let It BleedUnited Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,345 charts
Rank in 1969:4Rank Score:39,858
Rank in 1960s14Overall Rank:53
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,625 votes)
Comments: 94 comments
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54.

To Pimp A ButterflyUnited States Kendrick Lamar
Year of Release:2015Appears in:1,170 charts
Rank in 2015:1Rank Score:38,513
Rank in 2010s3Overall Rank:54
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (1,512 votes)
Comments: 283 comments
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55.

Daydream NationUnited States Sonic Youth
Year of Release:1988Appears in:1,233 charts
Rank in 1988:1Rank Score:38,093
Rank in 1980s7Overall Rank:55
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,437 votes)
Comments: 117 comments
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56.

Led ZeppelinUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,322 charts
Rank in 1969:5Rank Score:37,794
Rank in 1960s15Overall Rank:56
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (2,004 votes)
Comments: 102 comments
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57.

IllinoisUnited States Sufjan Stevens
Year of Release:2005Appears in:1,244 charts
Rank in 2005:1Rank Score:37,744
Rank in 2000s7Overall Rank:57
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,441 votes)
Comments: 130 comments
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58.

Automatic For The PeopleUnited States R.E.M.
Year of Release:1992Appears in:1,396 charts
Rank in 1992:1Rank Score:37,721
Rank in 1990s10Overall Rank:58
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,681 votes)
Comments: 138 comments
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59.

Astral WeeksUnited Kingdom Van Morrison
Year of Release:1968Appears in:1,170 charts
Rank in 1968:2Rank Score:36,715
Rank in 1960s16Overall Rank:59
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,309 votes)
Comments: 102 comments
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60.

Siamese DreamUnited States The Smashing Pumpkins
Year of Release:1993Appears in:1,245 charts
Rank in 1993:2Rank Score:36,168
Rank in 1990s11Overall Rank:60
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,463 votes)
Comments: 121 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 208 2%
1960s 643 6%
1970s 1520 15%
1980s 1503 15%
1990s 1997 20%
2000s 2421 24%
2010s 1701 17%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 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 5077 51%
United Kingdom 2650 27%
Canada 465 5%
Australia 232 2%
Mixed Nationality 200 2%
Germany 171 2%
Sweden 155 2%
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1. OK Computer by Radiohead
2. Homogenic by Björk
3. Either/Or by Elliott Smith
4. The Lonesome Crowded West by Modest Mouse
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6. Urban Hymns by The Verve
7. The Colour And The Shape by Foo Fighters
8. F♯A♯∞ by Godspeed You! Black Emperor
9. Perfect From Now On by Built To Spill
10. The Boatman's Call by Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds
11. The Fat Of The Land by The Prodigy
12. I Can Hear The Heart Beating As One by Yo La Tengo
13. The Mollusk by Ween
14. Blur by Blur
15. Young Team by Mogwai
16. Homework by Daft Punk
17. Third Eye Blind by Third Eye Blind
18. Buena Vista Social Club by Buena Vista Social Club
19. Portishead by Portishead
20. Time Out Of Mind by Bob Dylan


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