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The 70 Best Albums of the 1970s by Paste (2012)

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Blood On The TracksUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,438 charts
Rank in 1975:2Rank Score:50,141
Rank in 1970s11Overall Rank:35
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,721 votes)
Comments: 123 comments
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What's Going OnUnited States Marvin Gaye
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,187 charts
Rank in 1971:4Rank Score:35,127
Rank in 1970s16Overall Rank:61
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,473 votes)
Comments: 104 comments
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Exile On Main St.United Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1,534 charts
Rank in 1972:2Rank Score:55,131
Rank in 1970s8Overall Rank:31
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,907 votes)
Comments: 162 comments
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The Dark Side Of The MoonUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1973Appears in:3,393 charts
Rank in 1973:1Rank Score:175,890
Rank in 1970s1Overall Rank:2
Average Rating: Top rated 92/100 (4,264 votes)
Comments: 473 comments
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Born To RunUnited States Bruce Springsteen
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,230 charts
Rank in 1975:3Rank Score:41,123
Rank in 1970s15Overall Rank:51
Average Rating:  83/100 (1,587 votes)
Comments: 103 comments
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Led Zeppelin IVUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1971Appears in:2,508 charts
Rank in 1971:1Rank Score:105,763
Rank in 1970s2Overall Rank:8
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (3,250 votes)
Comments: 249 comments
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Bitches BrewUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1970Appears in:687 charts
Rank in 1970:8Rank Score:14,611
Rank in 1970s47Overall Rank:186
Average Rating:  84/100 (880 votes)
Comments: 56 comments
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RamonesUnited States Ramones
Year of Release:1976Appears in:798 charts
Rank in 1976:3Rank Score:15,684
Rank in 1970s42Overall Rank:173
Average Rating:  80/100 (1,025 votes)
Comments: 82 comments
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Marquee MoonUnited States Television
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,343 charts
Rank in 1977:3Rank Score:41,858
Rank in 1970s13Overall Rank:47
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,469 votes)
Comments: 113 comments
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Never Mind The Bollocks, Here's The Sex PistolsUnited Kingdom Sex Pistols
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,086 charts
Rank in 1977:5Rank Score:28,349
Rank in 1970s23Overall Rank:84
Average Rating:  80/100 (1,511 votes)
Comments: 116 comments
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The 70 Best Albums of the 1970s composition

Year Albums %


1970 11 16%
1971 13 19%
1972 8 11%
1973 6 9%
1974 0 0%
1975 5 7%
1976 6 9%
1977 8 11%
1978 8 11%
1979 5 7%
Artist Albums %


Pink Floyd 2 3%
Bruce Springsteen 2 3%
Led Zeppelin 2 3%
Elvis Costello 2 3%
The Allman Brothers Band 2 3%
Joni Mitchell 2 3%
Neil Young 2 3%
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Country Albums %


United States 32 46%
United Kingdom 26 37%
Canada 5 7%
Mixed Nationality 4 6%
Germany 2 3%
France 1 1%
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I'll give my applause for Blood on the Tracks on te TOP. Cheers!
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this list is really decent, nice and no repetitive artists
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Really good list. They didn't want to focus on any particular artists since there's no artists with more then two albums on this list.
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