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RankAlbumArtist
51.

Born To RunUnited States Bruce Springsteen
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,220 charts
Rank in 1975:3Rank Score:40,926
Rank in 1970s15Overall Rank:51
Average Rating:  83/100 (1,576 votes)
Comments: 103 comments
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52.

In UteroUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1993Appears in:1,392 charts
Rank in 1993:1Rank Score:40,507
Rank in 1990s9Overall Rank:52
Average Rating:  84/100 (2,107 votes)
Comments: 139 comments
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53.

Let It BleedUnited Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,370 charts
Rank in 1969:4Rank Score:40,309
Rank in 1960s14Overall Rank:53
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,658 votes)
Comments: 97 comments
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54.

To Pimp A ButterflyUnited States Kendrick Lamar
Year of Release:2015Appears in:1,217 charts
Rank in 2015:1Rank Score:40,211
Rank in 2010s3Overall Rank:54
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (1,546 votes)
Comments: 288 comments
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55.

IllinoisUnited States Sufjan Stevens
Year of Release:2005Appears in:1,263 charts
Rank in 2005:1Rank Score:38,071
Rank in 2000s7Overall Rank:55
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,478 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:38,068
Rank in 1980s7Overall Rank:56
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,463 votes)
Comments: 119 comments
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57.

Automatic For The PeopleUnited States R.E.M.
Year of Release:1992Appears in:1,420 charts
Rank in 1992:1Rank Score:37,990
Rank in 1990s10Overall Rank:57
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,707 votes)
Comments: 139 comments
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58.

Led ZeppelinUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,337 charts
Rank in 1969:5Rank Score:37,815
Rank in 1960s15Overall Rank:58
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (2,040 votes)
Comments: 105 comments
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59.

Astral WeeksUnited Kingdom Van Morrison
Year of Release:1968Appears in:1,186 charts
Rank in 1968:2Rank Score:36,829
Rank in 1960s16Overall Rank:59
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,334 votes)
Comments: 105 comments
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60.

Siamese DreamUnited States The Smashing Pumpkins
Year of Release:1993Appears in:1,266 charts
Rank in 1993:2Rank Score:36,574
Rank in 1990s11Overall Rank:60
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,489 votes)
Comments: 121 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 211 2%
1960s 635 6%
1970s 1522 15%
1980s 1488 15%
1990s 1976 20%
2000s 2396 24%
2010s 1765 18%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5053 51%
United Kingdom 2660 27%
Canada 460 5%
Australia 232 2%
Mixed Nationality 211 2%
Germany 170 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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Best Albums of 1974
1. The Lamb Lies Down On Broadway by Genesis
2. Red by King Crimson
3. On The Beach by Neil Young
4. Crime Of The Century by Supertramp
5. Rock Bottom by Robert Wyatt
6. Diamond Dogs by David Bowie
7. Sheer Heart Attack by Queen
8. Court And Spark by Joni Mitchell
9. Queen II by Queen
10. Here Come The Warm Jets by Brian Eno
11. Radio City by Big Star
12. Mirage by Camel
13. The Heart Of Saturday Night by Tom Waits
14. Relayer by Yes
15. Pretzel Logic by Steely Dan
16. Veedon Fleece by Van Morrison
17. Autobahn by Kraftwerk
18. A Tábua De Esmeralda by Jorge Ben
19. Apostrophe (') by Frank Zappa
20. Country Life by Roxy Music


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