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5521.
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1991
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241
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1985
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241
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1984
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241
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1993
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240
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2013
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240
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1964
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240
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1996
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240
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2005
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240
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1965
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240
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1994
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239
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 553 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 290 3%
1960s 715 7%
1970s 1,513 15%
1980s 1,470 15%
1990s 1,732 17%
2000s 1,861 19%
2010s 2,069 21%
2020s 325 3%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,036 50%
United Kingdom 2,641 26%
Canada 449 4%
Mixed Nationality 292 3%
Australia 223 2%
Germany 165 2%
Sweden 142 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,705 97%
Yes 296 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,735 97%
Yes 266 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,889 99%
Yes 112 1%
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