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Year of Release:
1957
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2,840
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1978
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2,840
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1973
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2,838
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1996
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2,835
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1982
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2,829
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1985
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2,820
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2004
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2,813
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1989
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2,810
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2018
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2,804
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1978
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2,801
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 67 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 269 3%
1960s 684 7%
1970s 1,516 15%
1980s 1,474 15%
1990s 1,841 18%
2000s 2,060 21%
2010s 2,151 22%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,015 50%
United Kingdom 2,611 26%
Canada 442 4%
Mixed Nationality 269 3%
Australia 228 2%
Germany 182 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,703 97%
Yes 297 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,856 99%
Yes 144 1%
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