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2006
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1983
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1986
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Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 24 0%
1950s 270 3%
1960s 696 7%
1970s 1,516 15%
1980s 1,463 15%
1990s 1,823 18%
2000s 1,986 20%
2010s 2,151 22%
2020s 70 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 30 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 25 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,034 50%
United Kingdom 2,587 26%
Canada 457 5%
Mixed Nationality 289 3%
Australia 229 2%
Germany 177 2%
Sweden 154 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,692 97%
Yes 308 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,790 98%
Yes 210 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,914 99%
Yes 86 1%
Best Artists of 1983
1. R.E.M.
2. Violent Femmes
3. New Order
4. U2
5. The Police
6. Tom Waits
7. Talking Heads
8. Metallica
9. David Bowie
10. Pink Floyd
11. The Chameleons
12. Def Leppard
13. The The
14. Marillion
15. Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble
16. Tears For Fears
17. Charly García
18. Iron Maiden
19. ZZ Top
20. Daniel Johnston
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