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Top 100 Music Albums of the 1970s by Shepard (2014)

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Chart updated: 06/19/2014 22:45 (Created: 12/06/2013 23:57). Chart size: 100 albums.

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Marquee MoonUnited States Television

(First added to chart: 12/06/2013)
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,360 charts
Rank in 1977:3Rank Score:42,049
Rank in 1970s13Overall Rank:49
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,501 votes)
Comments: 115 comments
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Pink FlagUnited Kingdom Wire

(First added to chart: 12/06/2013)
Year of Release:1977Appears in:515 charts
Rank in 1977:11Rank Score:9,827
Rank in 1970s77Overall Rank:290
Average Rating:  82/100 (604 votes)
Comments: 37 comments
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Unknown PleasuresUnited Kingdom Joy Division

(First added to chart: 12/06/2013)
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,557 charts
Rank in 1979:3Rank Score:50,608
Rank in 1970s10Overall Rank:34
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,851 votes)
Comments: 156 comments
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Wish You Were HereUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd

(First added to chart: 12/06/2013)
Year of Release:1975Appears in:2,404 charts
Rank in 1975:1Rank Score:104,887
Rank in 1970s3Overall Rank:11
Average Rating: Top rated 91/100 (3,220 votes)
Comments: 257 comments
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AnimalsUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd

(First added to chart: 12/06/2013)
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,373 charts
Rank in 1977:2Rank Score:46,075
Rank in 1970s12Overall Rank:42
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (2,161 votes)
Comments: 149 comments
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Pink MoonUnited Kingdom Nick Drake

(First added to chart: 12/06/2013)
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1,208 charts
Rank in 1972:3Rank Score:35,619
Rank in 1970s16Overall Rank:62
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,452 votes)
Comments: 119 comments
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LowUnited Kingdom David Bowie

(First added to chart: 12/06/2013)
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,183 charts
Rank in 1977:4Rank Score:35,281
Rank in 1970s18Overall Rank:64
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,623 votes)
Comments: 134 comments
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Another Green WorldUnited Kingdom Brian Eno

(First added to chart: 12/06/2013)
Year of Release:1975Appears in:650 charts
Rank in 1975:7Rank Score:15,255
Rank in 1970s46Overall Rank:182
Average Rating:  84/100 (815 votes)
Comments: 41 comments
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Chairs MissingUnited Kingdom Wire

(First added to chart: 12/06/2013)
Year of Release:1978Appears in:260 charts
Rank in 1978:17Rank Score:3,840
Rank in 1970s162Overall Rank:677
Average Rating:  81/100 (322 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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London CallingUnited Kingdom The Clash

(First added to chart: 12/06/2013)
Year of Release:1979Appears in:2,310 charts
Rank in 1979:1Rank Score:95,240
Rank in 1970s5Overall Rank:16
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (2,623 votes)
Comments: 221 comments
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Top 100 Music Albums of the 1970s composition

Year Albums %


1970 15 15%
1971 15 15%
1972 10 10%
1973 13 13%
1974 5 5%
1975 9 9%
1976 4 4%
1977 11 11%
1978 8 8%
1979 10 10%
Artist Albums %


David Bowie 6 6%
Pink Floyd 5 5%
Led Zeppelin 4 4%
Bruce Springsteen 4 4%
Neil Young 4 4%
Wire 3 3%
Can 3 3%
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Country Albums %


United Kingdom 46 46%
United States 37 37%
Germany 7 7%
Canada 5 5%
France 2 2%
Brazil 1 1%
Japan 1 1%
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Top 100 Music Albums of the 1970s chart changes

Biggest climbers
climbers Up 2 from 79th to 77th
Neu! '75
by Neu!
climbers Up 2 from 60th to 58th
Neu!
by Neu!
Biggest fallers
fallers Down 9 from 74th to 83rd
The Cars
by The Cars
fallers Down 7 from 75th to 82nd
Surf's Up
by The Beach Boys
fallers Down 6 from 54th to 60th
Solid State Survivor
by Yellow Magic Orchestra
New entries
newentries On The Corner
by Miles Davis
newentries Live-Evil
by Miles Davis
newentries Bitches Brew
by Miles Davis
newentries Future Days
by Can
newentries Horses
by Patti Smith
newentries I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight
by Richard & Linda Thompson
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