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Best Albums of 1970

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1970 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 28,000 greatest album charts.

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1970 year summaryThe best artists of 1970 were Black Sabbath, Neil Young, Simon And Garfunkel, John Lennon, Led Zeppelin, Van Morrison, George Harrison, Grateful Dead, The Stooges and The Beatles.
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RankAlbumArtist
81.

No DiceUnited Kingdom Badfinger
Year of Release:1970Appears in:39 charts
Rank in 1970:81Rank Score:386
Rank in 1970s727Overall Rank:3,889
Average Rating:  74/100 (52 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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82.

Closer To HomeUnited States Grand Funk Railroad
Year of Release:1970Appears in:28 charts
Rank in 1970:82Rank Score:346
Rank in 1970s772Overall Rank:4,239
Average Rating:  77/100 (33 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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83.

Sing For Very Important PeopleUnited States The Free Design
Year of Release:1970Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1970:83Rank Score:344
Rank in 1970s777Overall Rank:4,257
Average Rating:  72/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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84.

H To He, Who Am The Only OneUnited Kingdom Van Der Graaf Generator
Year of Release:1970Appears in:44 charts
Rank in 1970:84Rank Score:324
Rank in 1970s808Overall Rank:4,465
Average Rating:  76/100 (61 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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85.

SoundtracksGermany Can
Year of Release:1970Appears in:41 charts
Rank in 1970:85Rank Score:322
Rank in 1970s812Overall Rank:4,482
Average Rating:  80/100 (64 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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86.

Gasoline AlleyUnited Kingdom Rod Stewart
Year of Release:1970Appears in:48 charts
Rank in 1970:86Rank Score:321
Rank in 1970s815Overall Rank:4,499
Average Rating:  74/100 (72 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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87.

Burnt Weeny SandwichUnited States The Mothers of Invention
Year of Release:1970Appears in:34 charts
Rank in 1970:87Rank Score:315
Rank in 1970s823Overall Rank:4,559
Average Rating:  77/100 (97 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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88.

Full HouseUnited Kingdom Fairport Convention
Year of Release:1970Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1970:88Rank Score:313
Rank in 1970s826Overall Rank:4,572
Average Rating:  71/100 (43 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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89.

Sex MachineUnited States James Brown
Year of Release:1970Appears in:50 charts
Rank in 1970:89Rank Score:307
Rank in 1970s834Overall Rank:4,649
Average Rating:  74/100 (77 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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90.

Close To YouUnited States Carpenters
Year of Release:1970Appears in:45 charts
Rank in 1970:90Rank Score:305
Rank in 1970s841Overall Rank:4,679
Average Rating:  72/100 (64 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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Best Albums of 1970 composition

Artist Albums %


Elvis Presley 7 1%
Various Artists 5 1%
Johnny Cash 4 1%
The Beatles 4 1%
Miles Davis 3 0%
Matthews' Southern Comfort 3 0%
Grant Green 3 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 349 44%
United Kingdom 236 30%
Germany 28 4%
Brazil 26 3%
Italy 18 2%
Mixed Nationality 15 2%
Jamaica 15 2%
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