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Top-rated albums of 1978

Listed below are the top-rated albums of 1978 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.

Music For 18 MusiciansUnited States Steve Reich
Year of Release:1978Appears in:192 charts
Rank in 1978:15Rank Score:3,818
Rank in 1970s157Overall Rank:655
Average Rating:  83/100 (212 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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2.

Die Mensch·Maschine [The Man-Machine]Germany Kraftwerk
Year of Release:1978Appears in:418 charts
Rank in 1978:7Rank Score:6,043
Rank in 1970s110Overall Rank:438
Average Rating:  82/100 (523 votes)
Comments: 13 comments
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3.

More Songs About Buildings And FoodUnited States Talking Heads
Year of Release:1978Appears in:375 charts
Rank in 1978:10Rank Score:4,641
Rank in 1970s137Overall Rank:556
Average Rating:  82/100 (535 votes)
Comments: 31 comments
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4.

Darkness On The Edge Of TownUnited States Bruce Springsteen
Year of Release:1978Appears in:648 charts
Rank in 1978:1Rank Score:15,024
Rank in 1970s44Overall Rank:179
Average Rating:  82/100 (870 votes)
Comments: 59 comments
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5.

This Year's ModelUnited Kingdom Elvis Costello
Year of Release:1978Appears in:527 charts
Rank in 1978:2Rank Score:9,991
Rank in 1970s72Overall Rank:275
Average Rating:  81/100 (668 votes)
Comments: 36 comments
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6.

Chairs MissingUnited Kingdom Wire
Year of Release:1978Appears in:251 charts
Rank in 1978:17Rank Score:3,691
Rank in 1970s165Overall Rank:681
Average Rating:  81/100 (308 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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HemispheresCanada Rush
Year of Release:1978Appears in:264 charts
Rank in 1978:9Rank Score:4,893
Rank in 1970s131Overall Rank:530
Average Rating:  81/100 (415 votes)
Comments: 22 comments
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8.

LanquidityUnited States Sun Ra
Year of Release:1978Appears in:74 charts
Rank in 1978:59Rank Score:616
Rank in 1970s580Overall Rank:3,057
Average Rating:  81/100 (62 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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9.

Parallel LinesUnited States Blondie
Year of Release:1978Appears in:583 charts
Rank in 1978:4Rank Score:8,902
Rank in 1970s84Overall Rank:316
Average Rating:  81/100 (698 votes)
Comments: 43 comments
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10.

Some GirlsUnited Kingdom The Rolling Stones
Year of Release:1978Appears in:428 charts
Rank in 1978:6Rank Score:6,132
Rank in 1970s106Overall Rank:429
Average Rating:  81/100 (709 votes)
Comments: 35 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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