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Year of Release:
2016
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14,479
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Year of Release:
1963
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14,118
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1991
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13,808
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1969
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13,716
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1997
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13,715
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2007
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13,597
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1993
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13,569
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1970
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13,463
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1988
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13,366
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1975
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13,297
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Total albums: 10,000. Page 10 of 1,000

Overall Chart composition

Decade Albums %


1930s 2 0%
1940s 25 0%
1950s 292 3%
1960s 734 7%
1970s 1,471 15%
1980s 1,456 15%
1990s 1,689 17%
2000s 1,799 18%
2010s 2,045 20%
2020s 487 5%
Artist Albums %


Bob Dylan 38 0%
The Rolling Stones 33 0%
David Bowie 32 0%
The Beatles 29 0%
Miles Davis 27 0%
Neil Young 25 0%
Various Artists 24 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 4,989 50%
United Kingdom 2,664 27%
Canada 447 4%
Mixed Nationality 304 3%
Australia 223 2%
Germany 167 2%
Sweden 143 1%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 9,719 97%
Yes 281 3%
Live? Albums %
No 9,718 97%
Yes 282 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 9,887 99%
Yes 113 1%
Best Albums of 1956
1. Elvis Presley by Elvis Presley
2. Songs For Swingin' Lovers! by Frank Sinatra
3. Pithecanthropus Erectus by Charles Mingus
4. Ella & Louis by Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong
5. Ellington At Newport by Duke Ellington And His Orchestra
6. Lady Sings The Blues by Billie Holiday
7. Elvis by Elvis Presley
8. Ella Fitzgerald Sings The Cole Porter Song Book by Ella Fitzgerald
9. J.S. Bach: The Goldberg Variations by Glenn Gould
10. This Is Fats Domino! by Fats Domino
11. The Wildest! by Louis Prima
12. Music Of India (Three Classical Ragas) by Ravi Shankar
13. Johnny Burnette And The Rock N' Roll Trio by Johnny Burnette & The Rock 'n Roll Trio
14. Jazz At Massey Hall by The Quintet
15. Bluejean Bop by Gene Vincent
16. Calypso by Harry Belafonte
17. Rock And Rollin' With Fats Domino by Fats Domino
18. Moondog by Moondog
19. Tragic Songs Of Life by The Louvin Brothers
20. Tenor Madness by Sonny Rollins
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