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2018
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1995
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2020
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1992
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9997.
Hard Rain 
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1976
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115
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2009
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1989
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Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 23 0%
1950s 274 3%
1960s 698 7%
1970s 1,540 15%
1980s 1,474 15%
1990s 1,811 18%
2000s 1,933 19%
2010s 2,130 21%
2020s 116 1%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 34 0%
David Bowie 33 0%
The Beatles 30 0%
Various Artists 29 0%
Miles Davis 25 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,018 50%
United Kingdom 2,604 26%
Canada 451 5%
Mixed Nationality 334 3%
Australia 217 2%
Germany 173 2%
Sweden 153 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,691 97%
Yes 309 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,771 98%
Yes 229 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,909 99%
Yes 91 1%
Best Albums of 1980
1. Remain In Light by Talking Heads
2. Closer by Joy Division
3. Back In Black by AC/DC
4. Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables by Dead Kennedys
5. Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps) by David Bowie
6. The River by Bruce Springsteen
7. Peter Gabriel III by Peter Gabriel
8. Making Movies by Dire Straits
9. Permanent Waves by Rush
10. Seventeen Seconds by The Cure
11. Pretenders by Pretenders
12. Crazy Rhythms by The Feelies
13. Sandinista! by The Clash
14. Boy by U2
15. Heaven And Hell by Black Sabbath
16. Ace Of Spades by Motörhead
17. Get Happy!! by Elvis Costello And The Attractions
18. Sound Affects by The Jam
19. Gaucho by Steely Dan
20. Dirty Mind by Prince
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