Special Report

100 Best Albums of All Time

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40. Escape (1979)
> Artist: Journey
> Copies sold: 9 million
> Weeks on Billboard 200: 152

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39. Like A Virgin (1984)
> Artist: Madonna
> Copies sold: 10 million
> Weeks on Billboard 200: 109

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38. Licensed To Ill (1986)
> Artist: Beastie Boys
> Copies sold: 10 million
> Weeks on Billboard 200: 152

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37. Who’s Next (1971)
> Artist: The Who
> Copies sold: 3 million
> Weeks on Billboard 200: 42

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36. Tommy (1969)
> Artist: The Who
> Copies sold: 2 million
> Weeks on Billboard 200: 126

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35. Boston (1976)
> Artist: Boston
> Copies sold: 17 million
> Weeks on Billboard 200: 137

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34. Born In The U.S.A. (1984)
> Artist: Bruce Springsteen
> Copies sold: 15 million
> Weeks on Billboard 200: 143

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33. Pyromania (1983)
> Artist: Def Leppard
> Copies sold: 10 million
> Weeks on Billboard 200: 123

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32. Sports (1983)
> Artist: Huey Lewis & The News
> Copies sold: 7 million
> Weeks on Billboard 200: 160

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31. Sticky Fingers (1971)
> Artist: The Rolling Stones
> Copies sold: 3 million
> Weeks on Billboard 200: 69