Best Albums of 1973

Listed below are the best albums of 1973 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 52,000 greatest album charts.

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1973 year summaryThe best artists of 1973 were Pink Floyd, Stevie Wonder, Led Zeppelin, Genesis, The Who, Elton John, Paul McCartney, Paul McCartney & Wings, David Bowie and The Stooges.
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Year of Release:
1973
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Rank Score:
72,856
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Year of Release:
1973
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13,059
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1973
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13,041
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Year of Release:
1973
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11,744
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Year of Release:
1973
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8,642
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1973
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8,037
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Year of Release:
1973
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6,667
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1973
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6,056
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Year of Release:
1973
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6,002
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1973
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5,113
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Best Albums of 1973 composition

Country Albums %


United States 399 40%
United Kingdom 214 21%
Germany 51 5%
Brazil 49 5%
Italy 34 3%
Mixed Nationality 32 3%
Australia 21 2%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 958 96%
Yes 42 4%
Live? Albums %
No 966 97%
Yes 34 3%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 983 98%
Yes 17 2%
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