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1974
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2017
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1986
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Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 0 0%
1940s 2 0%
1950s 262 3%
1960s 682 7%
1970s 1,522 15%
1980s 1,482 15%
1990s 1,854 19%
2000s 2,066 21%
2010s 2,130 21%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 30 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,009 50%
United Kingdom 2,609 26%
Canada 448 4%
Mixed Nationality 268 3%
Australia 224 2%
Germany 186 2%
Sweden 156 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. Lady In Satin by Billie Holiday
10. Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers by Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers
11. Saxophone Colossus by Sonny Rollins
12. Songs For Swingin' Lovers! by Frank Sinatra
13. Chuck Berry Is On Top by Chuck Berry
14. Brilliant Corners by Thelonious Monk
15. Somethin' Else by Cannonball Adderley
16. The "Chirping" Crickets by The Crickets
17. Birth Of The Cool by Miles Davis
18. Moanin' In The Moonlight by Howlin' Wolf
19. Buddy Holly by Buddy Holly
20. Pithecanthropus Erectus by Charles Mingus
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