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Year of Release:
1974
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2,680
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Year of Release:
1989
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2,670
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1996
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2,667
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2017
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2,665
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Year of Release:
1995
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2,665
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Year of Release:
1961
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2,657
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2014
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2,650
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Year of Release:
1983
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2,650
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2008
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2,649
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2011
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2,648
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 72 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 12 0%
1950s 272 3%
1960s 689 7%
1970s 1,521 15%
1980s 1,480 15%
1990s 1,826 18%
2000s 2,031 20%
2010s 2,159 22%
2020s 9 0%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 26 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,012 50%
United Kingdom 2,604 26%
Canada 450 5%
Mixed Nationality 271 3%
Australia 228 2%
Germany 186 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,712 97%
Yes 288 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,812 98%
Yes 188 2%
Best Artists of the 1970s
1. Pink Floyd
2. David Bowie
3. Led Zeppelin
4. Neil Young
5. The Rolling Stones
6. The Clash
7. The Who
8. Fleetwood Mac
9. Black Sabbath
10. Bruce Springsteen
11. Genesis
12. Bob Dylan
13. Stevie Wonder
14. Yes
15. Joy Division
16. Nick Drake
17. Paul McCartney
18. Queen
19. Joni Mitchell
20. Bob Marley
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