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Year of Release:
1978
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4,668
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Year of Release:
1980
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4,660
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Year of Release:
1975
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Rank Score:
4,649
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1995
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Rank Score:
4,642
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Year of Release:
1965
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4,615
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Year of Release:
1971
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Rank Score:
4,575
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Year of Release:
1993
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4,565
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2010
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4,556
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1993
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4,542
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1972
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4,529
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 59 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 4 0%
1950s 226 2%
1960s 651 7%
1970s 1,527 15%
1980s 1,503 15%
1990s 1,955 20%
2000s 2,345 23%
2010s 1,789 18%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Rolling Stones 32 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 28 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Pink Floyd 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,000 50%
United Kingdom 2,638 26%
Canada 459 5%
Mixed Nationality 259 3%
Australia 230 2%
Germany 174 2%
Sweden 161 2%
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Best Artists of the 1970s
1. Pink Floyd
2. David Bowie
3. Led Zeppelin
4. The Clash
5. The Rolling Stones
6. Neil Young
7. The Who
8. Bruce Springsteen
9. Fleetwood Mac
10. Black Sabbath
11. Bob Dylan
12. Genesis
13. Joy Division
14. Queen
15. Yes
16. Stevie Wonder
17. Nick Drake
18. Bob Marley
19. Joni Mitchell
20. Television
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