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Year of Release:
2000
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3,375
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2016
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3,371
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Year of Release:
1977
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3,368
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1970
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3,368
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2011
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3,358
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2000
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3,355
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2001
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3,355
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2014
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3,352
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1970
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3,349
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1977
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3,338
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 56 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 29 0%
1950s 286 3%
1960s 710 7%
1970s 1,539 15%
1980s 1,476 15%
1990s 1,764 18%
2000s 1,899 19%
2010s 2,070 21%
2020s 226 2%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 35 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
The Beatles 31 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
Various Artists 29 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,044 50%
United Kingdom 2,636 26%
Canada 455 5%
Mixed Nationality 301 3%
Australia 222 2%
Germany 169 2%
Sweden 143 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,703 97%
Yes 297 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,750 98%
Yes 250 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,885 99%
Yes 115 1%
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