Best Albums of 1977

Listed below are the best albums of 1977 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 46,000 greatest album charts.

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1977 year summaryThe best artists of 1977 were Fleetwood Mac, David Bowie, Pink Floyd, Television, Sex Pistols, Steely Dan, Billy Joel, The Clash, Kraftwerk and Iggy Pop.
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1977
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36,741
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1977
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29,349
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24,826
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22,232
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1977
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13,795
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1977
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9,479
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1977
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7,752
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7,513
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1977
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7,143
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6,738
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Total albums: 1,000. Page 1 of 100

Best Albums of 1977 composition

Country Albums %


United States 373 37%
United Kingdom 217 22%
Germany 44 4%
Mixed Nationality 43 4%
Brazil 39 4%
France 34 3%
Canada 33 3%
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Compilation? Albums %
No 943 94%
Yes 58 6%
Live? Albums %
No 957 96%
Yes 44 4%
Soundtrack? Albums %
No 994 99%
Yes 7 1%
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