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Year of Release:
1996
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2,313
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2002
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2,307
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1994
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2,307
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1982
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2,302
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2018
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2,302
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2000
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2,301
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1981
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2,298
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1970
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2,285
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1961
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2,279
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1980
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2,273
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 83 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 11 0%
1950s 270 3%
1960s 687 7%
1970s 1,525 15%
1980s 1,483 15%
1990s 1,824 18%
2000s 2,031 20%
2010s 2,159 22%
2020s 9 0%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 35 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 24 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,014 50%
United Kingdom 2,606 26%
Canada 450 5%
Mixed Nationality 270 3%
Australia 228 2%
Germany 185 2%
Sweden 157 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,711 97%
Yes 289 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,811 98%
Yes 189 2%
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13. Best Albums of 2019 by Northern Transmissions (2019)
14. The Best Albums of 2019 by The Ringer (2019)
15. Top 20 Albums of 2019 by Spectrum Culture (2019)
16. Albums Of The Year 2019 by Rough Trade (2019)
17. The 50 Best Albums of 2019 by Dummy (2019)
18. Les Inrocks Albums of the Year 2019 by Les Inrocks (2019)
19. NME Albums Of The Year 2019 by New Music Express (2019)
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