Best Albums of 1970

Listed below are the best albums of 1970 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 42,000 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, Creedence Clearwater Revival and The Stooges.
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1970
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22,281
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15,010
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13,149
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12,699
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11,429
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11,214
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10,878
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9,555
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Total albums: 954. Page 1 of 96

Best Albums of 1970 composition

Country Albums %


United States 430 45%
United Kingdom 261 27%
Germany 31 3%
Brazil 31 3%
Mixed Nationality 20 2%
Canada 20 2%
Italy 18 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 917 96%
Yes 37 4%
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