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The Highest Rated Albums of the 1970s

1.

Bob Dylan - Blood on the Tracks
January 20, 1975
Critic Score
100
6 reviews

3.

Joni Mitchell - Court and Spark
January 1, 1974
Critic Score
100
5 reviews

4.

The Clash - London Calling
December 14, 1979
Critic Score
100
5 reviews

5.

David Bowie - Hunky Dory
December 17, 1971
Critic Score
100
4 reviews

6.

Steve Reich - Music for 18 Musicians
January 1, 1978
Critic Score
100
4 reviews

7.

Joni Mitchell - Blue
June 22, 1971
Critic Score
100
4 reviews

8.

Miles Davis - Bitches Brew
April 1, 1970
Critic Score
100
4 reviews

9.

Santana - Abraxas
September 1, 1970
Critic Score
100
4 reviews

10.

Grateful Dead - American Beauty
November 1, 1970
Critic Score
100
4 reviews

11.

The Rolling Stones - Sticky Fingers
April 23, 1971
Critic Score
100
4 reviews

12.

The Clash - The Clash
April 8, 1977
Critic Score
100
4 reviews

13.

Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here
September 12, 1975
Critic Score
100
4 reviews

14.

Stevie Wonder - Talking Book
October 28, 1972
Critic Score
100
3 reviews

16.

James Taylor - Sweet Baby James
February 1, 1970
Critic Score
100
3 reviews

17.

Ramones - Rocket to Russia
November 4, 1977
Critic Score
100
3 reviews

18.

Wire - Pink Flag
December 1, 1977
Critic Score
100
3 reviews

19.

Neil Young - Tonight's The Night
June 20, 1975
Critic Score
100
3 reviews

20.

The Congos - Heart of the Congos
January 1, 1977
Critic Score
100
3 reviews

21.

The Velvet Underground - Loaded
September 1, 1970
Critic Score
100
3 reviews

22.

Television - Marquee Moon
February 8, 1977
Critic Score
100
3 reviews
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