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Year of Release:
1978
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3,501
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Year of Release:
1994
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3,490
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1977
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3,486
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1978
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3,484
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Year of Release:
1974
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3,459
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2002
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3,459
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Year of Release:
1970
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3,455
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1996
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Rank Score:
3,443
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Year of Release:
1981
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3,437
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1957
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3,432
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 56 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 270 3%
1960s 683 7%
1970s 1,516 15%
1980s 1,472 15%
1990s 1,842 18%
2000s 2,056 21%
2010s 2,156 22%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,016 50%
United Kingdom 2,611 26%
Canada 442 4%
Mixed Nationality 269 3%
Australia 227 2%
Germany 181 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,703 97%
Yes 297 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,854 99%
Yes 146 1%
Best Artists of 1998
1. Neutral Milk Hotel
2. Massive Attack
3. Air
4. Boards Of Canada
5. OutKast
6. Lauryn Hill
7. Elliott Smith
8. Madonna
9. Eels
10. Mercury Rev
11. The Smashing Pumpkins
12. Lucinda Williams
13. Refused
14. Placebo
15. Tortoise
16. Belle And Sebastian
17. Pulp
18. Dirty Three
19. Black Star
20. Manic Street Preachers
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