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Year of Release:
1985
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2,018
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1969
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2,017
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1973
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2,012
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1968
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2,010
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1977
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2,010
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Year of Release:
1997
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2,008
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2000
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2,002
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Year of Release:
1980
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2,000
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1999
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1,996
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1975
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1,994
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 92 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 1 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 288 3%
1960s 711 7%
1970s 1,512 15%
1980s 1,468 15%
1990s 1,731 17%
2000s 1,856 19%
2010s 2,076 21%
2020s 333 3%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 37 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 31 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Various Artists 27 0%
Miles Davis 26 0%
Neil Young 23 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 5,031 50%
United Kingdom 2,646 26%
Canada 449 4%
Mixed Nationality 293 3%
Australia 222 2%
Germany 165 2%
Sweden 142 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,707 97%
Yes 294 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,734 97%
Yes 267 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,889 99%
Yes 112 1%
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