Overall Chart

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Year of Release:
2002
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3,437
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2012
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3,419
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Year of Release:
1994
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3,416
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2000
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3,416
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Year of Release:
1972
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3,395
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2008
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3,387
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2015
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3,387
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1978
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3,381
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1978
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3,381
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1994
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3,378
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 57 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 272 3%
1960s 682 7%
1970s 1,528 15%
1980s 1,474 15%
1990s 1,841 18%
2000s 2,031 20%
2010s 2,160 22%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 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 5,006 50%
United Kingdom 2,608 26%
Canada 446 4%
Mixed Nationality 273 3%
Australia 227 2%
Germany 184 2%
Sweden 156 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,708 97%
Yes 292 3%
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3. The 50 Best Albums of 2019 by Billboard (2019)
4. Top 10 Albums of the Year 2019 by Bleep (2019)
5. Best Albums of 2019 by Northern Transmissions (2019)
6. The Loud And Quiet best 40 albums of 2019 by Loud And Quiet (2019)
7. The Best Albums of 2019 by The Ringer (2019)
8. Top 20 Albums of 2019 by Spectrum Culture (2019)
9. Albums Of The Year 2019 by Rough Trade (2019)
10. The 50 Best Albums of 2019 by Dummy (2019)
11. Les Inrocks Albums of the Year 2019 by Les Inrocks (2019)
12. Our 50 favourite albums of 2019 by The Vinyl Factory (2019)
13. NME Albums Of The Year 2019 by New Music Express (2019)
14. The Best Albums of 2019 by FLOOD Magazine (2019)
15. The Best Albums of 2019 by The Line Of Best Fit (2019)
16. Gorilla vs. Bear's Albums of 2019 by Gorilla vs. Bear (2019)
17. OOR's Eindlijst 2019 [OOR Top 20 Albums of 2019] by OOR (2019)
18. The 20 best albums of 2019 by Dazed (2019)
19. BrooklynVegan's Top 50 Albums of 2019 by BrooklynVegan (2019)
20. Uncut's Top 75 albums of 2019 by Uncut (2019)
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