Best Albums of 1970

Listed below are the best albums of 1970 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 45,000 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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Total albums: 1,000. Page 81 of 100

Best Albums of 1970 composition

Country Albums %


United States 447 44%
United Kingdom 272 27%
Germany 33 3%
Brazil 32 3%
Canada 25 2%
Mixed Nationality 21 2%
Italy 19 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 964 96%
Yes 41 4%
Live? Albums %
No 986 98%
Yes 19 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 999 99%
Yes 6 1%
Best Artists of the 1970s
1. Pink Floyd
2. David Bowie
3. Led Zeppelin
4. Neil Young
5. The Rolling Stones
6. The Clash
7. The Who
8. Fleetwood Mac
9. Black Sabbath
10. Genesis
11. Bruce Springsteen
12. Bob Dylan
13. Stevie Wonder
14. Yes
15. Joy Division
16. Nick Drake
17. Paul McCartney
18. Joni Mitchell
19. Queen
20. Bob Marley
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