Lists of albums
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These are lists of albums.
|List of albums awarded Pitchfork Best New Album||Lists albums awarded Pitchfork Best New Album.|
|List of albums containing a hidden track||Lists albums that contain a hidden track and also information on how to find them.
A hidden track is a piece of music that has been placed on a CD, audio cassette, vinyl record or other recorded medium
in such a way as to avoid detection by the casual listener.
|List of albums which have spent the most weeks on the UK Albums Chart||Lists albums which have spent the longest number of weeks in the UK Albums Chart, as recorded by the Official Charts Company. This comprises a top 100 from August 1981 onwards, a top 75 before this from 1978 and various lengths before this from July 1956.|
|List of albums titled Live||Lists albums entitled "Live" or with a similar name.|
|List of albums with tracks hidden in the pregap||Lists albums that include unlisted hidden tracks in the pregap of the CD version.|
|List of ballroom and social dance albums||Lists albums specifically compiled for International Style ballroom dancing.|
|List of best-selling albums||Lists albums with the highest sales figure reported for each of them.
Groupings are based on different sales benchmarks, the highest being for claims of at least 100 million copies
and the lowest being for claims of 20–29 million copies.
|List of concept albums||Lists concept albums produced by bands and solo artists across all music genres.|
|List of country rock albums||Lists country rock albums in a chronological order.|
|List of double albums||Lists double albums, in which the initial release of the album includes two (or more) LP records or compact discs.|
|List of Disney film soundtracks||Lists soundtrack albums from Disney films.|
|List of greatest hits albums||Lists albums titled "Greatest Hits," or with a similar title such as "The Very Best Of."|
|List of grunge albums||Lists albums described as "grunge" by AllMusic. They appear on at least one cited album list and have an article on Wikipedia.|
|List of hip hop albums considered to be influential||Lists the most important hip hop albums, as determined by their presence on compiled lists of significant albums: see the "Lists consulted" section for full details.|
|List of power pop albums||Lists power pop albums in a chronological order.|
|List of punk rock albums||Lists notable or influential albums in the history of punk rock. It has been derived by compiling lists from professional reviews.|
|List of rock albums||Lists rock albums that are particularly notable or influential. It has been derived by compiling lists published by professional sources. Each album has appeared in at least one notable list describing the most influential rock and roll albums.|
|List of UK Albums Chart number ones||Lists the number-one hits in the UK Albums Chart, from its inception in 1956 to the present.
The sources are the Record Mirror chart from 1956 to the end of 1958, the Melody Maker chart from November 1958 to March 1960, the Record Retailer chart from March 1960 to March 1972 and the Music Week chart from then onwards.
In January 1989 the compilation album chart started, and compilation albums were excluded from the main chart.