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

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9.7 [First added to this chart: 08/30/2012]
Year of Release:
1970
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10,843
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9.6 [First added to this chart: 09/04/2012]
Year of Release:
1975
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23,338
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9.6 [First added to this chart: 08/30/2012]
Year of Release:
1979
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49,650
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9.5 [First added to this chart: 08/30/2012]
Year of Release:
1971
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18,738
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9.5 [First added to this chart: 08/30/2012]
Year of Release:
1972
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Rank Score:
64,037
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9.5 [First added to this chart: 08/30/2012]
Year of Release:
1975
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Rank Score:
29,643
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9.5 [First added to this chart: 08/30/2012]
Year of Release:
1973
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98,150
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9.4 [First added to this chart: 08/30/2012]
Year of Release:
1974
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1,925
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9.4 [First added to this chart: 08/30/2012]
Year of Release:
1972
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29,978
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9.4 [First added to this chart: 10/27/2012]
Year of Release:
1978
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6,705
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Top 100 Music Albums of the 1970s composition

Year Albums %


1970 11 11%
1971 19 19%
1972 10 10%
1973 4 4%
1974 7 7%
1975 8 8%
1976 8 8%
1977 11 11%
1978 12 12%
1979 10 10%
Artist Albums %


David Bowie 5 5%
Van Morrison 4 4%
Neil Young 3 3%
Joni Mitchell 3 3%
Led Zeppelin 3 3%
Pink Floyd 3 3%
Black Sabbath 2 2%
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Country Albums %


United Kingdom 48 48%
United States 39 39%
Canada 8 8%
France 2 2%
Germany 2 2%
Mixed Nationality 1 1%
Live? Albums %
No 98 98%
Yes 2 2%

Top 100 Music Albums of the 1970s chart changes

Biggest climbers
Climber Up 10 from 51st to 41st
Aja
by Steely Dan
Climber Up 7 from 42nd to 35th
Paranoid
by Black Sabbath
Climber Up 5 from 81st to 76th
Saint Dominic's Preview
by Van Morrison
Biggest fallers
Faller Down 29 from 49th to 78th
Transformer
by Lou Reed
Faller Down 10 from 27th to 37th
Bridge Over Troubled Water
by Simon & Garfunkel
Faller Down 4 from 38th to 42nd
All Things Must Pass
by George Harrison

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From 04/05/2014 20:49
Very solid chart. I have 40 of the same albums on my list so I found plenty to like about your chart.
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You picked the bigones.
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¬°Good Chart!
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Perfect chart!
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