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9991.
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Compilation
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1959
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114
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9992.
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1992
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2015
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2005
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Compilation
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1980
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1986
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 1,000 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 270 3%
1960s 692 7%
1970s 1,539 15%
1980s 1,486 15%
1990s 1,816 18%
2000s 1,948 19%
2010s 2,142 21%
2020s 81 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Various Artists 26 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,030 50%
United Kingdom 2,597 26%
Canada 445 4%
Mixed Nationality 314 3%
Australia 220 2%
Germany 180 2%
Sweden 153 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,698 97%
Yes 302 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,769 98%
Yes 231 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,912 99%
Yes 88 1%
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