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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.

The Everly Brothers: (Self Titled, Debut Album)

The Everly Brothers: (Self Titled, Debut Album)

Album #14 - January 1958

The Everly Brothers were something of a phenomenon for their times, reaching the top five on the pop, country, and R&B charts, and breaking the top 20 with their debut album

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    ZZ Top: Tres Hombres

    ZZ TOP: Tres Hombres

    Album #217 - July 1973

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      Sly and The Family Stone: Fresh

      Sly and The Family Stone: Fresh

      Album #216 - June 1973

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        Paul Simon - There Goes Rhymin' Simon

        Paul Simon: There Goes Rhymin' Simon

        Album #215 - May 1973

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          The Marshall Tucker Band

          The Marshall Tucker Band: (Self-Titled)

          Album #214 - April 1973

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            The Faces - Ooh La La

            The Faces: Ooh La La

            Album #213 - April 1973

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              David Bowie: Aladdin Sane

              David Bowie: Aladdin Sane

              Album #212 - April 1973

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                Al Green - Call Me

                Al Green: Call Me

                Album #211 - April 1973

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                  Led Zeppelin: Houses of the Holy

                  Led Zeppelin: Houses of the Holy

                  Album #210 - March 1973

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                    Pink Floyd:  Dark Side of the Moon

                    Pink Floyd: Dark Side of the Moon

                    Album #209 - March 1973

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                      Dr. John - In the Right Place

                      Dr. John: In the Right Place

                      Album #208 - February 1973

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                        Billion Dollar Babies - Alice Cooper

                        Alice Cooper: Billion Dollar Babies

                        Album #207 - February 1973

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                          Lou Reed: Transformer

                          Lou Reed: Transformer

                          Album #206 - November 1972

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