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Best Albums of 1976

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1976 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 38,000 greatest album charts.

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1976 year summaryThe best artists of 1976 were Stevie Wonder, David Bowie, Ramones, Eagles, Boston, Rush, Bob Dylan, Genesis, The Modern Lovers and Joni Mitchell.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Songs In The Key Of LifeUnited States Stevie Wonder
Year of Release:1976Appears in:856 charts
Rank in 1976:1Rank Score:19,960
Rank in 1970s34Overall Rank:132
Average Rating:  84/100 (945 votes)
Comments: 55 comments
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2.

Station To StationUnited Kingdom David Bowie
Year of Release:1976Appears in:769 charts
Rank in 1976:2Rank Score:17,145
Rank in 1970s40Overall Rank:157
Average Rating: Top rated 85/100 (1,143 votes)
Comments: 61 comments
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3.

RamonesUnited States Ramones
Year of Release:1976Appears in:814 charts
Rank in 1976:3Rank Score:15,820
Rank in 1970s42Overall Rank:174
Average Rating:  80/100 (1,041 votes)
Comments: 83 comments
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4.

Hotel CaliforniaUnited States Eagles
Year of Release:1976Appears in:642 charts
Rank in 1976:4Rank Score:12,995
Rank in 1970s55Overall Rank:217
Average Rating:  76/100 (996 votes)
Comments: 54 comments
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5.

BostonUnited States Boston
Year of Release:1976Appears in:534 charts
Rank in 1976:5Rank Score:10,589
Rank in 1970s66Overall Rank:266
Average Rating:  77/100 (740 votes)
Comments: 63 comments
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6.

2112Canada Rush
Year of Release:1976Appears in:474 charts
Rank in 1976:6Rank Score:9,336
Rank in 1970s82Overall Rank:310
Average Rating:  80/100 (753 votes)
Comments: 52 comments
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7.

DesireUnited States Bob Dylan
Year of Release:1976Appears in:469 charts
Rank in 1976:7Rank Score:7,567
Rank in 1970s96Overall Rank:368
Average Rating:  81/100 (753 votes)
Comments: 41 comments
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8.

The Modern LoversUnited States The Modern Lovers
Year of Release:1976Appears in:411 charts
Rank in 1976:8Rank Score:6,564
Rank in 1970s102Overall Rank:406
Average Rating:  83/100 (476 votes)
Comments: 20 comments
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9.

A Trick Of The TailUnited Kingdom Genesis
Year of Release:1976Appears in:278 charts
Rank in 1976:9Rank Score:4,958
Rank in 1970s133Overall Rank:541
Average Rating:  79/100 (424 votes)
Comments: 26 comments
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10.

HejiraCanada Joni Mitchell
Year of Release:1976Appears in:230 charts
Rank in 1976:10Rank Score:4,172
Rank in 1970s152Overall Rank:627
Average Rating:  79/100 (297 votes)
Comments: 15 comments
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Best Albums of 1976 composition

Artist Albums %


Fela Kuti & Africa 70 5 1%
Keith Jarrett 3 0%
R. Stevie Moore 3 0%
Elvis Presley 3 0%
Status Quo 3 0%
Vangelis 3 0%
Golden Earring 3 0%
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Country Albums %


United States 373 38%
United Kingdom 206 21%
Germany 38 4%
Jamaica 38 4%
France 35 4%
Italy 32 3%
Brazil 29 3%
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