Top-rated albums of 1970

Listed below are the top-rated albums of 1970 as rated by BestEverAlbums.com members!
(To qualify for this chart, an album must have had at least 10 member ratings .)

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1970
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21,478
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1970
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18,854
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1970
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8,884
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1970
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14,022
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1970
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11,538
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1970
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14,028
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1970
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10,371
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1970
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8,971
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1970
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11,841
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1970
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6,887
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Total albums: 417. Page 1 of 42

The average rating is a Bayesian average, calculated as follows:
Average Rating = (n ÷ (n + m)) × av + (m ÷ (n + m)) × AV

where:
av = mean average rating an album has currently received.
n = number of ratings an album has currently received.
m = minimum number of ratings required for an album to appear in the 'top-rated' chart (currently 10).
AV = the site mean average rating for an album (currently 73/100).

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7. In Rainbows by Radiohead
8. Wish You Were Here by Pink Floyd
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19. The Queen Is Dead by The Smiths
20. The Bends by Radiohead
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