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RankAlbumArtist
621.

Making MoviesUnited Kingdom Dire Straits
Year of Release:1980Appears in:223 charts
Rank in 1980:11Rank Score:3,585
Rank in 1980s91Overall Rank:621
Average Rating:  77/100 (349 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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622.

Love Over GoldUnited Kingdom Dire Straits
Year of Release:1982Appears in:212 charts
Rank in 1982:8Rank Score:3,584
Rank in 1980s92Overall Rank:622
Average Rating:  78/100 (307 votes)
Comments: 18 comments
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623.

Frances The MuteUnited States The Mars Volta
Year of Release:2005Appears in:176 charts
Rank in 2005:12Rank Score:3,580
Rank in 2000s119Overall Rank:623
Average Rating:  77/100 (314 votes)
Comments: 10 comments
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624.

Waiting For The SunUnited States The Doors
Year of Release:1968Appears in:296 charts
Rank in 1968:13Rank Score:3,576
Rank in 1960s71Overall Rank:624
Average Rating:  78/100 (498 votes)
Comments: 23 comments
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625.

MezmerizeUnited States System Of A Down
Year of Release:2005Appears in:176 charts
Rank in 2005:13Rank Score:3,573
Rank in 2000s120Overall Rank:625
Average Rating:  75/100 (365 votes)
Comments: 18 comments
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626.

Neu!Germany Neu!
Year of Release:1972Appears in:244 charts
Rank in 1972:14Rank Score:3,571
Rank in 1970s152Overall Rank:626
Average Rating:  81/100 (287 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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627.

New YorkUnited States Lou Reed
Year of Release:1989Appears in:232 charts
Rank in 1989:9Rank Score:3,568
Rank in 1980s93Overall Rank:627
Average Rating:  77/100 (270 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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628.

The Modern DanceUnited States Pere Ubu
Year of Release:1978Appears in:201 charts
Rank in 1978:15Rank Score:3,566
Rank in 1970s153Overall Rank:628
Average Rating:  80/100 (264 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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629.

ContinuumUnited States John Mayer
Year of Release:2006Appears in:143 charts
Rank in 2006:14Rank Score:3,559
Rank in 2000s121Overall Rank:629
Average Rating:  72/100 (237 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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630.

DisciplineUnited Kingdom King Crimson
Year of Release:1981Appears in:213 charts
Rank in 1981:2Rank Score:3,557
Rank in 1980s94Overall Rank:630
Average Rating:  80/100 (302 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 211 2%
1960s 652 7%
1970s 1516 15%
1980s 1539 15%
1990s 2058 21%
2000s 2521 25%
2010s 1496 15%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
Various Artists 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 28 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
Miles Davis 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5056 51%
United Kingdom 2630 26%
Canada 458 5%
Australia 256 3%
Mixed Nationality 172 2%
Germany 168 2%
Sweden 162 2%
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