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Year of Release:
1982
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18,011
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Year of Release:
2004
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Rank Score:
17,867
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Year of Release:
1995
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Rank Score:
17,836
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Year of Release:
1967
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17,773
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1984
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17,585
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2000
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17,230
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Year of Release:
1968
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17,000
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2002
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16,999
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Year of Release:
1991
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16,128
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1972
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16,076
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 9 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 284 3%
1960s 706 7%
1970s 1,539 15%
1980s 1,482 15%
1990s 1,780 18%
2000s 1,907 19%
2010s 2,071 21%
2020s 205 2%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 35 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
The Beatles 31 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
Various Artists 30 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,056 51%
United Kingdom 2,618 26%
Canada 455 5%
Mixed Nationality 310 3%
Australia 218 2%
Germany 168 2%
Sweden 144 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,707 97%
Yes 293 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,754 98%
Yes 246 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,884 99%
Yes 116 1%
Best Artists of 2004
1. Arcade Fire
2. Madvillain
3. Green Day
4. Kanye West
5. The Killers (US)
6. Modest Mouse
7. Franz Ferdinand
8. Interpol
9. Daniel Dumile
10. MF DOOM
11. Keane
12. Joanna Newsom
13. Sufjan Stevens
14. Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
15. Brian Wilson
16. Wilco
17. Animal Collective
18. Iron & Wine
19. The Libertines
20. My Chemical Romance
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