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Top 30 Music Albums of the 1970s by maxjelbart (2019)

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RankAlbumArtist
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LowUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1977Appears in:1,176 charts
Rank in 1977:4Rank Score:34,902
Rank in 1970s18Overall Rank:64
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,597 votes)
Comments: 132 comments
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2. New entry

Fear Of MusicUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1979Appears in:610 charts
Rank in 1979:4Rank Score:9,791
Rank in 1970s77Overall Rank:288
Average Rating:  83/100 (806 votes)
Comments: 34 comments
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3. New entry

HorsesUnited States Patti Smith
Year of Release:1975Appears in:761 charts
Rank in 1975:6Rank Score:15,397
Rank in 1970s44Overall Rank:178
Average Rating:  82/100 (931 votes)
Comments: 50 comments
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4. New entry

On The BeachCanada Neil Young
Year of Release:1974Appears in:595 charts
Rank in 1974:3Rank Score:12,238
Rank in 1970s58Overall Rank:230
Average Rating:  84/100 (729 votes)
Comments: 42 comments
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5. New entry

GentlemanNigeria Fela Kuti & Africa 70
Year of Release:1973Appears in:55 charts
Rank in 1973:46Rank Score:1,198
Rank in 1970s386Overall Rank:1,857
Average Rating:  80/100 (64 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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6. New entry

Unknown PleasuresUnited Kingdom Joy Division
Year of Release:1979Appears in:1,536 charts
Rank in 1979:3Rank Score:50,286
Rank in 1970s10Overall Rank:34
Average Rating: Top rated 87/100 (1,827 votes)
Comments: 154 comments
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7. New entry

The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From MarsUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1972Appears in:2,379 charts
Rank in 1972:1Rank Score:95,590
Rank in 1970s4Overall Rank:15
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (2,752 votes)
Comments: 240 comments
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8. New entry

AutobahnGermany Kraftwerk
Year of Release:1974Appears in:255 charts
Rank in 1974:17Rank Score:2,743
Rank in 1970s218Overall Rank:904
Average Rating:  79/100 (354 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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9. New entry

The B-52'sUnited States The B-52's
Year of Release:1979Appears in:292 charts
Rank in 1979:16Rank Score:3,457
Rank in 1970s175Overall Rank:739
Average Rating:  78/100 (352 votes)
Comments: 28 comments
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Ege BamyasiGermany Can
Year of Release:1972Appears in:428 charts
Rank in 1972:10Rank Score:7,771
Rank in 1970s94Overall Rank:358
Average Rating:  84/100 (525 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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Top 30 Music Albums of the 1970s composition

Year Albums %


1970 1 3%
1971 6 20%
1972 2 7%
1973 2 7%
1974 2 7%
1975 3 10%
1976 2 7%
1977 3 10%
1978 5 17%
1979 4 13%
Artist Albums %


David Bowie 3 10%
Can 2 7%
Talking Heads 2 7%
Neil Young 2 7%
Prince 1 3%
Funkadelic 1 3%
Joni Mitchell 1 3%
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Country Albums %


United States 12 40%
United Kingdom 11 37%
Germany 3 10%
Canada 3 10%
Nigeria 1 3%

Top 30 Music Albums of the 1970s chart changes

New entries
newentries Low
by David Bowie
newentries Fear Of Music
by Talking Heads
newentries Horses
by Patti Smith
newentries On The Beach
by Neil Young
newentries Gentleman
by Fela Kuti & Africa 70
newentries Unknown Pleasures
by Joy Division
newentries The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars
by David Bowie
newentries Autobahn
by Kraftwerk
newentries The B-52's
by The B-52's
newentries Ege Bamyasi
by Can
newentries Blue
by Joni Mitchell
newentries Nilsson Schmilsson
by Harry Nilsson
newentries Another Green World
by Brian Eno
newentries Tapestry
by Carole King
newentries This Year's Model
by Elvis Costello
newentries Entertainment!
by Gang Of Four
newentries Wish You Were Here
by Pink Floyd
newentries Excitable Boy
by Warren Zevon
newentries Station To Station
by David Bowie
newentries Parallel Lines
by Blondie
newentries For You
by Prince
newentries Maggot Brain
by Funkadelic
newentries The Modern Lovers
by The Modern Lovers
newentries Tago Mago
by Can
newentries Tubular Bells
by Mike Oldfield
newentries Talking Heads: 77
by Talking Heads
newentries Music For 18 Musicians
by Steve Reich
newentries Who's Next
by The Who
newentries After The Gold Rush
by Neil Young
newentries Rumours
by Fleetwood Mac
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