Best Albums of 1970

Listed below are the best albums of 1970 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 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 82 of 100

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%
The Doors 3 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 446 44%
United Kingdom 271 27%
Brazil 39 4%
Germany 34 3%
Canada 27 3%
Mixed Nationality 21 2%
Italy 17 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 962 96%
Yes 44 4%
Live? Albums %
No 986 98%
Yes 20 2%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 1,001 100%
Yes 5 0%
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7. Florence + The Machine
8. Arctic Monkeys
9. Dirty Projectors
10. Mumford & Sons
11. Mastodon
12. Kid Cudi
13. Fever Ray
14. Kasabian
15. Yeah Yeah Yeahs
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19. The Horrors
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