Top 100 Music Albums of the 1970s by Graeme2 (2020)

The 70s. Progrock, krautrock, hard rock, punk rock, folk rock, anything with rock on the end, funk, reggae, singer songwriter, supergroups, electronic. 1 album per act. Not much order outside of top 10.

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[First added to this chart: 01/16/2014]
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1973
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13,804
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1972
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62,550
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1973
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99,913
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1970
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9,711
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1977
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15,295
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1979
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5,014
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1974
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10,742
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1973
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[First added to this chart: 09/04/2016]
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1971
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117
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[First added to this chart: 01/18/2014]
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1972
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24,811
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Top 100 Music Albums of the 1970s composition

Year Albums %


1970 11 11%
1971 13 13%
1972 7 7%
1973 17 17%
1974 8 8%
1975 7 7%
1976 8 8%
1977 12 12%
1978 10 10%
1979 7 7%
Country Albums %


United Kingdom 36 36%
United States 35 35%
Jamaica 10 10%
Germany 5 5%
France 3 3%
Italy 3 3%
Canada 2 2%
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Incredible Bongo Band!!! Donald Byrd!!
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Great chart. Thanks for introducing me to Trees and Brass Construction!
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