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RankAlbumArtist
51.

Born To RunUnited States Bruce Springsteen
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,222 charts
Rank in 1975:3Rank Score:40,989
Rank in 1970s15Overall Rank:51
Average Rating:  83/100 (1,579 votes)
Comments: 103 comments
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52.

Let It BleedUnited Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,373 charts
Rank in 1969:4Rank Score:40,428
Rank in 1960s14Overall Rank:52
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,664 votes)
Comments: 97 comments
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53.

In UteroUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1993Appears in:1,390 charts
Rank in 1993:1Rank Score:40,427
Rank in 1990s9Overall Rank:53
Average Rating:  84/100 (2,116 votes)
Comments: 140 comments
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54.

To Pimp A ButterflyUnited States Kendrick Lamar
Year of Release:2015Appears in:1,222 charts
Rank in 2015:1Rank Score:40,322
Rank in 2010s3Overall Rank:54
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (1,553 votes)
Comments: 289 comments
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55.

IllinoisUnited States Sufjan Stevens
Year of Release:2005Appears in:1,264 charts
Rank in 2005:1Rank Score:38,085
Rank in 2000s7Overall Rank:55
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,485 votes)
Comments: 131 comments
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56.

Daydream NationUnited States Sonic Youth
Year of Release:1988Appears in:1,238 charts
Rank in 1988:1Rank Score:37,982
Rank in 1980s7Overall Rank:56
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,465 votes)
Comments: 119 comments
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57.

Led ZeppelinUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,341 charts
Rank in 1969:5Rank Score:37,972
Rank in 1960s15Overall Rank:57
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (2,046 votes)
Comments: 105 comments
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58.

Automatic For The PeopleUnited States R.E.M.
Year of Release:1992Appears in:1,418 charts
Rank in 1992:1Rank Score:37,884
Rank in 1990s10Overall Rank:58
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,712 votes)
Comments: 139 comments
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59.

Astral WeeksUnited Kingdom Van Morrison
Year of Release:1968Appears in:1,190 charts
Rank in 1968:2Rank Score:36,869
Rank in 1960s16Overall Rank:59
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,338 votes)
Comments: 105 comments
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60.

Siamese DreamUnited States The Smashing Pumpkins
Year of Release:1993Appears in:1,271 charts
Rank in 1993:2Rank Score:36,666
Rank in 1990s11Overall Rank:60
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,496 votes)
Comments: 121 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 212 2%
1960s 638 6%
1970s 1521 15%
1980s 1490 15%
1990s 1977 20%
2000s 2392 24%
2010s 1763 18%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 30 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5044 50%
United Kingdom 2666 27%
Canada 459 5%
Australia 231 2%
Mixed Nationality 218 2%
Germany 171 2%
Sweden 158 2%
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Best Albums of the 1990s
1. OK Computer by Radiohead
2. Nevermind by Nirvana
3. In The Aeroplane Over The Sea by Neutral Milk Hotel
4. The Bends by Radiohead
5. Loveless by My Bloody Valentine
6. Ten by Pearl Jam
7. (What's The Story) Morning Glory? by Oasis
8. Grace by Jeff Buckley
9. In Utero by Nirvana
10. Automatic For The People by R.E.M.
11. Siamese Dream by The Smashing Pumpkins
12. Ágætis Byrjun by Sigur Rós
13. Weezer (The Blue Album) by Weezer
14. Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness by The Smashing Pumpkins
15. Achtung Baby by U2
16. Definitely Maybe by Oasis
17. Dummy by Portishead
18. Illmatic by Nas
19. The Soft Bulletin by The Flaming Lips
20. Rage Against The Machine by Rage Against The Machine


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