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Top 100 Music Albums of the 1970s by decemberhotel (2015)  

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Chart updated: 07/09/2015 16:15 (Created: 06/25/2015 17:04). Chart size: 100 albums.

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Led Zeppelin IVUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin

(First added to chart: 06/25/2015)
Year of Release:1971Appears in:2,441 charts
Rank in 1971:1Rank Score:103,608
Rank in 1970s2Overall Rank:9
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (3,157 votes)
Comments: 240 comments
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What's Going OnUnited States Marvin Gaye

(First added to chart: 06/25/2015)
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,150 charts
Rank in 1971:4Rank Score:34,758
Rank in 1970s16Overall Rank:61
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,434 votes)
Comments: 103 comments
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Exile On Main St.United Kingdom The Rolling Stones

(First added to chart: 06/25/2015)
Year of Release:1972Appears in:1,487 charts
Rank in 1972:2Rank Score:54,029
Rank in 1970s8Overall Rank:31
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,855 votes)
Comments: 160 comments
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London CallingUnited Kingdom The Clash

(First added to chart: 06/25/2015)
Year of Release:1979Appears in:2,233 charts
Rank in 1979:1Rank Score:93,098
Rank in 1970s4Overall Rank:15
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (2,497 votes)
Comments: 213 comments
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Born To RunUnited States Bruce Springsteen

(First added to chart: 06/25/2015)
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,185 charts
Rank in 1975:3Rank Score:40,134
Rank in 1970s15Overall Rank:51
Average Rating:  83/100 (1,545 votes)
Comments: 102 comments
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LowUnited Kingdom David Bowie

(First added to chart: 07/02/2015)
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,116 charts
Rank in 1977:4Rank Score:33,360
Rank in 1970s18Overall Rank:63
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,524 votes)
Comments: 129 comments
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Blood On The TracksUnited States Bob Dylan

(First added to chart: 06/25/2015)
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,383 charts
Rank in 1975:2Rank Score:48,613
Rank in 1970s11Overall Rank:36
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,668 votes)
Comments: 121 comments
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The Dark Side Of The MoonUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd

(First added to chart: 06/25/2015)
Year of Release:1973Appears in:3,316 charts
Rank in 1973:1Rank Score:173,055
Rank in 1970s1Overall Rank:2
Average Rating: Top rated 92/100 (4,150 votes)
Comments: 461 comments
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Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who

(First added to chart: 06/25/2015)
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,684 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:57,478
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (2,035 votes)
Comments: 161 comments
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Marquee MoonUnited States Television

(First added to chart: 06/25/2015)
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,288 charts
Rank in 1977:3Rank Score:40,148
Rank in 1970s14Overall Rank:50
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,414 votes)
Comments: 109 comments
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Top 100 Music Albums of the 1970s composition

Year Albums %


1970 14 14%
1971 17 17%
1972 9 9%
1973 12 12%
1974 3 3%
1975 9 9%
1976 6 6%
1977 12 12%
1978 8 8%
1979 10 10%
Artist Albums %


Led Zeppelin 4 4%
David Bowie 4 4%
Neil Young 3 3%
Pink Floyd 3 3%
Stevie Wonder 3 3%
Marvin Gaye 2 2%
The Rolling Stones 2 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 50 50%
United Kingdom 41 41%
Canada 4 4%
Germany 2 2%
Jamaica 2 2%
Mixed Nationality 1 1%

Top 100 Music Albums of the 1970s chart changes

Biggest climbers
climbers Up 3 from 39th to 36th
Wish You Were Here
by Pink Floyd
Biggest fallers
fallers Down 1 from 36th to 37th
Bridge Over Troubled Water
by Simon And Garfunkel
fallers Down 1 from 37th to 38th
Off The Wall
by Michael Jackson
fallers Down 1 from 38th to 39th
Harvest
by Neil Young

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I love 70s charts and this is an awesome one.
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