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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.

Elton John: Tumbleweed Connection

Elton John: Tumbleweed Connection

Album #110 - October 1970

Here in America, “Tumbleweed Connection” was Elton John’s second release (his debut album, “Empty Sky”, was not released here until 1975). 

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    Santana - Abraxas

    Santana: Abraxas

    Album 104 - September 1970

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      Neil Young - After The Gold Rush

      Neil Young: After The Gold Rush

      Album #103 - August 1970

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        Joe Cocker: Mad Dogs and Englishmen

        Joe Cocker: Mad Dogs and Englishmen, Part 1

        Album #102 - August 1970

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          Joe Cocker - Mad Dogs and Englishmen

          Joe Cocker: Mad Dogs and Englishmen, Part 2

          Album #102 - August 1970

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            Traffic - John Barleycorn Must Die

            Traffic: John Barleycorn Must Die

            Album #101 - July 1970

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              Creedence Clearwater Revival - Cosmos Factory

              Creedence Clearwater Revival: Cosmos Factory

              Album #100 - July 1976

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