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RankAlbumArtist
821.

GishUnited States The Smashing Pumpkins
Year of Release:1991Appears in:249 charts
Rank in 1991:16Rank Score:3,044
Rank in 1990s170Overall Rank:821
Average Rating:  77/100 (405 votes)
Comments: 24 comments
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822.

Only Built 4 Cuban Linx...United States Raekwon
Year of Release:1995Appears in:205 charts
Rank in 1995:13Rank Score:3,043
Rank in 1990s171Overall Rank:822
Average Rating:  80/100 (254 votes)
Comments: 16 comments
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823.

DangerousUnited States Michael Jackson
Year of Release:1991Appears in:172 charts
Rank in 1991:17Rank Score:3,040
Rank in 1990s172Overall Rank:823
Average Rating:  68/100 (356 votes)
Comments: 30 comments
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824.

Hosianna MantraGermany Popol Vuh
Year of Release:1972Appears in:151 charts
Rank in 1972:21Rank Score:3,040
Rank in 1970s196Overall Rank:824
Average Rating:  81/100 (190 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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825.

Sky Blue SkyUnited States Wilco
Year of Release:2007Appears in:215 charts
Rank in 2007:22Rank Score:3,038
Rank in 2000s160Overall Rank:825
Average Rating:  76/100 (347 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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826.

The Black AlbumUnited States Jay-Z
Year of Release:2003Appears in:223 charts
Rank in 2003:15Rank Score:3,034
Rank in 2000s161Overall Rank:826
Average Rating:  77/100 (354 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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827.

Get Happy!!United Kingdom Elvis Costello & The Attractions
Year of Release:1980Appears in:188 charts
Rank in 1980:16Rank Score:3,033
Rank in 1980s126Overall Rank:827
Average Rating:  77/100 (282 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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828.

Paid In FullUnited States Eric B. & Rakim
Year of Release:1987Appears in:247 charts
Rank in 1987:15Rank Score:3,031
Rank in 1980s127Overall Rank:828
Average Rating:  77/100 (290 votes)
Comments: 14 comments
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829.

Setting SonsUnited Kingdom The Jam
Year of Release:1979Appears in:193 charts
Rank in 1979:18Rank Score:3,031
Rank in 1970s197Overall Rank:829
Average Rating:  79/100 (257 votes)
Comments: 11 comments
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830.

Ace Of SpadesUnited Kingdom Motörhead
Year of Release:1980Appears in:232 charts
Rank in 1980:17Rank Score:3,030
Rank in 1980s128Overall Rank:830
Average Rating:  78/100 (323 votes)
Comments: 18 comments
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Overall chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 6 0%
1950s 211 2%
1960s 635 6%
1970s 1522 15%
1980s 1489 15%
1990s 1976 20%
2000s 2395 24%
2010s 1765 18%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
Various Artists 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Frank Zappa 25 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5052 51%
United Kingdom 2661 27%
Canada 460 5%
Australia 232 2%
Mixed Nationality 211 2%
Germany 170 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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