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Year of Release:
1975
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17,528
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Year of Release:
1967
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17,349
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Year of Release:
2016
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17,327
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Year of Release:
1971
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17,259
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Year of Release:
1965
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17,256
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Year of Release:
1994
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17,196
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Year of Release:
2012
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17,082
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Year of Release:
1982
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17,042
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Year of Release:
1980
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17,034
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Year of Release:
1994
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16,940
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 8 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 2 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 292 3%
1960s 736 7%
1970s 1,467 15%
1980s 1,458 15%
1990s 1,689 17%
2000s 1,809 18%
2010s 2,061 21%
2020s 465 5%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 39 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Various Artists 26 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,007 50%
United Kingdom 2,656 27%
Canada 446 4%
Mixed Nationality 300 3%
Australia 229 2%
Germany 167 2%
Sweden 140 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,731 97%
Yes 278 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,727 97%
Yes 282 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,897 99%
Yes 112 1%
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