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Top 100 Music Albums of the 1970s by stangetzaway (2019)

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Chart updated: 07/30/2019 01:15 (Created: 09/10/2016 01:47). Chart size: 100 albums.

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London CallingUnited Kingdom The Clash

(First added to chart: 09/16/2016)
Year of Release:1979Appears in:2,326 charts
Rank in 1979:1Rank Score:95,468
Rank in 1970s5Overall Rank:16
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (2,641 votes)
Comments: 221 comments
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After The Gold RushCanada Neil Young

(First added to chart: 09/16/2016)
Year of Release:1970Appears in:1,188 charts
Rank in 1970:2Rank Score:29,094
Rank in 1970s22Overall Rank:83
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,447 votes)
Comments: 97 comments
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Blood On The TracksUnited States Bob Dylan

(First added to chart: 09/16/2016)
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,468 charts
Rank in 1975:2Rank Score:50,279
Rank in 1970s11Overall Rank:35
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,778 votes)
Comments: 128 comments
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LowUnited Kingdom David Bowie

(First added to chart: 09/16/2016)
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,191 charts
Rank in 1977:4Rank Score:35,080
Rank in 1970s18Overall Rank:64
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,639 votes)
Comments: 135 comments
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There's A Riot Goin' OnUnited States Sly & The Family Stone

(First added to chart: 09/16/2016)
Year of Release:1971Appears in:451 charts
Rank in 1971:19Rank Score:7,230
Rank in 1970s99Overall Rank:383
Average Rating:  82/100 (522 votes)
Comments: 26 comments
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Led Zeppelin IVUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin

(First added to chart: 09/16/2016)
Year of Release:1971Appears in:2,559 charts
Rank in 1971:1Rank Score:107,241
Rank in 1970s2Overall Rank:7
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (3,334 votes)
Comments: 257 comments
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InnervisionsUnited States Stevie Wonder

(First added to chart: 09/16/2016)
Year of Release:1973Appears in:861 charts
Rank in 1973:4Rank Score:20,162
Rank in 1970s33Overall Rank:131
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,009 votes)
Comments: 48 comments
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This Year's ModelUnited Kingdom Elvis Costello

(First added to chart: 09/16/2016)
Year of Release:1978Appears in:553 charts
Rank in 1978:2Rank Score:10,165
Rank in 1970s74Overall Rank:282
Average Rating:  81/100 (704 votes)
Comments: 41 comments
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Selling England By The PoundUnited Kingdom Genesis
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(First added to chart: 09/16/2016)
Year of Release:1973Appears in:755 charts
Rank in 1973:5Rank Score:19,966
Rank in 1970s35Overall Rank:135
Average Rating:  84/100 (953 votes)
Comments: 66 comments
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Born To RunUnited States Bruce Springsteen

(First added to chart: 09/16/2016)
Year of Release:1975Appears in:1,261 charts
Rank in 1975:3Rank Score:41,435
Rank in 1970s15Overall Rank:52
Average Rating:  83/100 (1,631 votes)
Comments: 106 comments
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Top 100 Music Albums of the 1970s composition

Year Albums %


1970 14 14%
1971 16 16%
1972 13 13%
1973 10 10%
1974 9 9%
1975 12 12%
1976 6 6%
1977 8 8%
1978 3 3%
1979 9 9%
Artist Albums %


David Bowie 6 6%
Miles Davis 6 6%
Stevie Wonder 4 4%
Neil Young 4 4%
Herbie Hancock 3 3%
Led Zeppelin 3 3%
Genesis 3 3%
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Country Albums %


United States 45 45%
United Kingdom 36 36%
Canada 8 8%
Mixed Nationality 5 5%
Australia 3 3%
Germany 2 2%
France 1 1%

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