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RankAlbumArtist
51.

Marquee MoonUnited States Television
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,301 charts
Rank in 1977:3Rank Score:40,530
Rank in 1970s15Overall Rank:51
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,426 votes)
Comments: 110 comments
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52.

In UteroUnited States Nirvana
Year of Release:1993Appears in:1,368 charts
Rank in 1993:1Rank Score:40,179
Rank in 1990s9Overall Rank:52
Average Rating:  84/100 (2,069 votes)
Comments: 138 comments
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53.

Let It BleedUnited Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,345 charts
Rank in 1969:4Rank Score:39,830
Rank in 1960s14Overall Rank:53
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,624 votes)
Comments: 95 comments
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54.

To Pimp A ButterflyUnited States Kendrick Lamar
Year of Release:2015Appears in:1,174 charts
Rank in 2015:1Rank Score:38,541
Rank in 2010s3Overall Rank:54
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (1,512 votes)
Comments: 283 comments
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55.

Daydream NationUnited States Sonic Youth
Year of Release:1988Appears in:1,232 charts
Rank in 1988:1Rank Score:38,088
Rank in 1980s7Overall Rank:55
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,437 votes)
Comments: 117 comments
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56.

Led ZeppelinUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1969Appears in:1,321 charts
Rank in 1969:5Rank Score:37,797
Rank in 1960s15Overall Rank:56
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (2,003 votes)
Comments: 102 comments
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57.

IllinoisUnited States Sufjan Stevens
Year of Release:2005Appears in:1,245 charts
Rank in 2005:1Rank Score:37,747
Rank in 2000s7Overall Rank:57
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,441 votes)
Comments: 130 comments
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58.

Automatic For The PeopleUnited States R.E.M.
Year of Release:1992Appears in:1,396 charts
Rank in 1992:1Rank Score:37,717
Rank in 1990s10Overall Rank:58
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,680 votes)
Comments: 138 comments
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59.

Astral WeeksUnited Kingdom Van Morrison
Year of Release:1968Appears in:1,170 charts
Rank in 1968:2Rank Score:36,713
Rank in 1960s16Overall Rank:59
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,308 votes)
Comments: 102 comments
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60.

Siamese DreamUnited States The Smashing Pumpkins
Year of Release:1993Appears in:1,246 charts
Rank in 1993:2Rank Score:36,172
Rank in 1990s11Overall Rank:60
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,462 votes)
Comments: 121 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 208 2%
1960s 644 6%
1970s 1521 15%
1980s 1504 15%
1990s 1996 20%
2000s 2421 24%
2010s 1699 17%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 32 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5074 51%
United Kingdom 2653 27%
Canada 464 5%
Australia 232 2%
Mixed Nationality 200 2%
Germany 171 2%
Sweden 155 2%
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