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The Top 500 of The Top 40

The Top 500 of The Top 40

500 of the best and most historically relevant albums to make the top 40 album charts from 1964 to the present - chosen by Tom Ryan and presented chronologically.

Joni Mitchell: Ladies of the Canyon

Joni Mitchell: Ladies of the Canyon

Album #99 - April 1970

Very few (if any) artists have been more honest and/or revealing in their songwriting than Joni Mitchell.

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    John Lennon - Plastic Ono Band

    John Lennon - Plastic Ono Band

    Album #124 - December 1970

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      The Kinks - Lola versus Powerman and the MoneyGoRound, Part One

      The Kinks: Lola versus Powerman and the MoneyGoRound, Part One

      Album #123 - November 1970

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        The Grateful Dead - American Beauty

        The Grateful Dead: American Beauty

        Album #122 - November 1970

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          Derek & The Dominos: Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs

          Derek & The Dominos: Layla - Part 1

          Album #121 - November 1970

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            Derek and The Dominoes - Layla

            Derek & The Dominos: Layla - Part 2

            Album #121 - November 1970

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              Cat Stevens - Tea for the Tillerman

              Cat Stevens: Tea for the Tillerman

              Album # 120 - November 1970

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