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2012
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1984
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2017
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1998
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1971
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2016
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1987
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1956
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Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 262 3%
1960s 685 7%
1970s 1,523 15%
1980s 1,473 15%
1990s 1,844 18%
2000s 2,063 21%
2010s 2,148 21%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
Various Artists 30 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 25 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,016 50%
United Kingdom 2,601 26%
Canada 447 4%
Mixed Nationality 272 3%
Australia 226 2%
Germany 187 2%
Sweden 154 2%
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Best Albums of the 1950s
1. Kind Of Blue by Miles Davis
2. Mingus Ah Um by Charles Mingus
3. Time Out by The Dave Brubeck Quartet
4. Blue Train by John Coltrane
5. In The Wee Small Hours by Frank Sinatra
6. Elvis Presley by Elvis Presley
7. The Shape Of Jazz To Come by Ornette Coleman
8. Here's Little Richard by Little Richard
9. Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers by Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers
10. Saxophone Colossus by Sonny Rollins
11. Lady In Satin by Billie Holiday
12. Songs For Swingin' Lovers! by Frank Sinatra
13. Brilliant Corners by Thelonious Monk
14. Chuck Berry Is On Top by Chuck Berry
15. Somethin' Else by Cannonball Adderley
16. Birth Of The Cool by Miles Davis
17. The "Chirping" Crickets by The Crickets
18. Moanin' In The Moonlight by Howlin' Wolf
19. Buddy Holly by Buddy Holly
20. Pithecanthropus Erectus by Charles Mingus
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