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Year of Release:
1959
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3,184
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Year of Release:
2018
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3,178
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1970
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3,174
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Year of Release:
1958
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3,167
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2006
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3,163
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1977
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3,163
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Year of Release:
1974
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3,158
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Year of Release:
1976
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3,141
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Year of Release:
1974
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3,131
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Year of Release:
1982
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3,122
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 57 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 2 0%
1940s 49 0%
1950s 859 9%
1960s 2,477 25%
1970s 5,469 55%
1980s 6,292 63%
1990s 9,250 93%
2000s 12,049 120%
2010s 16,050 161%
2020s 7,001 70%
Artist Albums %


Various Artists 1,237 12%
R. Stevie Moore 95 1%
Johnny Cash 49 0%
The Residents 48 0%
Buckethead 47 0%
Bob Dylan 43 0%
Elvis Presley 42 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 24,289 243%
United Kingdom 10,292 103%
Germany 2,901 29%
Mixed Nationality 2,682 27%
Canada 2,118 21%
Australia 1,789 18%
France 1,607 16%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 55,874 559%
Yes 3,630 36%
Live? Albums %
No 58,052 581%
Yes 1,452 15%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 58,858 589%
Yes 646 6%
Best Artists of the 1960s
1. The Beatles
2. The Velvet Underground
3. Jimi Hendrix
4. Bob Dylan
5. The Beach Boys
6. The Jimi Hendrix Experience
7. The Velvet Underground & Nico
8. Led Zeppelin
9. The Doors
10. The Rolling Stones
11. King Crimson
12. John Coltrane
13. Frank Zappa
14. The Kinks
15. Love
16. Van Morrison
17. Charles Mingus
18. Neil Young
19. Miles Davis
20. The Zombies
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