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Year of Release:
1998
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2,517
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Year of Release:
2015
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2,517
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Year of Release:
1994
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2,507
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2008
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2,505
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Year of Release:
1981
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2,498
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Year of Release:
1992
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2,491
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Year of Release:
1972
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2,483
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Year of Release:
1992
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2,480
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1997
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2,479
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1989
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2,476
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 76 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 268 3%
1960s 685 7%
1970s 1,520 15%
1980s 1,477 15%
1990s 1,840 18%
2000s 2,059 21%
2010s 2,146 21%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 28 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,013 50%
United Kingdom 2,612 26%
Canada 442 4%
Mixed Nationality 270 3%
Australia 227 2%
Germany 182 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,701 97%
Yes 299 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,870 99%
Yes 130 1%
Best Artists of 1978
1. Bruce Springsteen
2. Blondie
3. Elvis Costello
4. The Cars
5. Van Halen
6. Kraftwerk
7. Kate Bush
8. The Rolling Stones
9. Steve Reich
10. Big Star
11. Talking Heads
12. Pere Ubu
13. Rush
14. Brian Eno
15. Dire Straits
16. The Jam
17. Devo
18. Wire
19. The Police
20. The Residents
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