Top 23 Music Albums of 1978 by Purplepash

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Best rock & roll punk rock album of the year
Best UK album of the year
[First added to this chart: 07/25/2017]
Year of Release:
1978
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Rank Score:
1,273
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Best mod revival album of the year [First added to this chart: 10/25/2021]
Year of Release:
1978
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Rank Score:
2,382
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Best noise rock experimental rock art punk post-punk album of the year
Best debut album of the year
Best USA album of the year
[First added to this chart: 02/24/2022]
Year of Release:
1978
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Rank Score:
2,211
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4. (=)
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Best jazz-rock prog rock album of the year
Best Argentinian album of the year
[First added to this chart: 03/23/2020]
Year of Release:
1978
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Rank Score:
28
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Best hard rock prog rock album of the year
Best Canadian album of the year
[First added to this chart: 11/29/2019]
Year of Release:
1978
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Rank Score:
2,890
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Best synth punk art punk post-punk new wave album of the year
Best USA album of the year
[First added to this chart: 07/25/2017]
Year of Release:
1978
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Rank Score:
2,258
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Best punk rock pop rock new wave album of the year [First added to this chart: 07/26/2019]
Year of Release:
1978
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Rank Score:
6,235
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Buy album United States
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Best punk rock experimental rock art punk post-punk album of the year [First added to this chart: 08/07/2017]
Year of Release:
1978
Appears in:
Rank Score:
515
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Best power pop new wave album of the year [First added to this chart: 11/24/2020]
Year of Release:
1978
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Rank Score:
295
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10. (=)
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Best new wave punk rock album of the year [First added to this chart: 10/09/2020]
Year of Release:
1978
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Rank Score:
139
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Top 23 Music Albums of 1978 composition

Artist Albums %


The Vibrators 1 4%
Prince 1 4%
The Cars 1 4%
Various Artists 1 4%
The Clash 1 4%
Robbie Băsho 1 4%
Marvin Gaye 1 4%
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Country Albums %


United States 11 48%
United Kingdom 7 30%
Canada 1 4%
Argentina 1 4%
Mixed Nationality 1 4%
Myanmar 1 4%
Australia 1 4%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 22 96%
Yes 1 4%

Top 23 Music Albums of 1978 chart changes

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Eternally Yours
by The Saints

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