Best Albums of 1970

Listed below are the best albums of 1970 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 43,000 greatest album charts.

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1970 year summaryThe best artists of 1970 were Black Sabbath, Neil Young, Simon & Garfunkel, George Harrison, John Lennon, Miles Davis, Van Morrison, Led Zeppelin, The Stooges and Creedence Clearwater Revival.
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1970
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Total albums: 976. Page 17 of 98

Best Albums of 1970 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 8 1%
Elvis Presley 7 1%
James Brown 4 0%
Johnny Cash 4 0%
The Beatles 4 0%
Jackson 5 3 0%
Grant Green 3 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 437 45%
United Kingdom 268 27%
Germany 32 3%
Brazil 32 3%
Canada 23 2%
Mixed Nationality 21 2%
Italy 18 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 937 96%
Yes 39 4%
Live? Albums %
No 959 98%
Yes 17 2%
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