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Top-rated albums of 1971

Listed below are the top-rated albums of 1971 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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1.

Led Zeppelin IVUnited Kingdom Led Zeppelin
Year of Release:1971Appears in:2,439 charts
Rank in 1971:1Rank Score:103,522
Rank in 1970s2Overall Rank:9
Average Rating: Top rated 90/100 (3,157 votes)
Comments: 240 comments
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2.

Hunky DoryUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,360 charts
Rank in 1971:3Rank Score:40,293
Rank in 1970s13Overall Rank:49
Average Rating: Top rated 88/100 (1,820 votes)
Comments: 115 comments
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3.

Who's NextUnited Kingdom The Who
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,684 charts
Rank in 1971:2Rank Score:57,505
Rank in 1970s7Overall Rank:27
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (2,035 votes)
Comments: 161 comments
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4.

Sticky FingersUnited Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,163 charts
Rank in 1971:5Rank Score:32,633
Rank in 1970s19Overall Rank:67
Average Rating: Top rated 86/100 (1,433 votes)
Comments: 88 comments
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5.

What's Going OnUnited States Marvin Gaye
Year of Release:1971Appears in:1,150 charts
Rank in 1971:4Rank Score:34,700
Rank in 1970s16Overall Rank:61
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,434 votes)
Comments: 103 comments
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6.

Tago MagoGermany Can
Year of Release:1971Appears in:665 charts
Rank in 1971:8Rank Score:15,780
Rank in 1970s41Overall Rank:165
Average Rating:  84/100 (763 votes)
Comments: 63 comments
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7.

MeddleUnited Kingdom Pink Floyd
Year of Release:1971Appears in:804 charts
Rank in 1971:7Rank Score:16,522
Rank in 1970s39Overall Rank:156
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,424 votes)
Comments: 77 comments
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8.

BlueCanada Joni Mitchell
Year of Release:1971Appears in:943 charts
Rank in 1971:6Rank Score:25,154
Rank in 1970s26Overall Rank:95
Average Rating:  84/100 (1,069 votes)
Comments: 68 comments
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9.

Bryter LayterUnited Kingdom Nick Drake
Year of Release:1971Appears in:526 charts
Rank in 1971:11Rank Score:10,101
Rank in 1970s69Overall Rank:269
Average Rating:  84/100 (647 votes)
Comments: 54 comments
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10.

FragileUnited Kingdom Yes
Year of Release:1971Appears in:547 charts
Rank in 1971:10Rank Score:10,775
Rank in 1970s63Overall Rank:251
Average Rating:  84/100 (763 votes)
Comments: 45 comments
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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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