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Notes:

* All dates listed are 'week-ending' dates
* These tables chronologically list all the UK's number one albums, the date the album reached its peak position, the artist name, album title and the number of weeks it spent in the #1 slot.

1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s

Number 1 Albums - 1970s
1970
7407 FebLed ZeppelinLed Zeppelin II1
7514 FebVarious artist comp.Motown Chartbusters Volume 31
7621 FebSimon & GarfunkelBridge Over Troubled Water13
7723 MayBeatlesLet It Be3
re13 JunSimon & GarfunkelBridge Over Troubled Water4
7811 JulBob DylanSelf Portrait1
re18 JulSimon & GarfunkelBridge Over Troubled Water5
7922 AugMoody BluesA Question Of Balance3
8012 SepCreedance Clearwater RevivalCosmo's Factory1
8119 SepRolling StonesGet Yer Ya-Ya's Out - The Rolling Stones In Concert2
re03 OctSimon & GarfunkelBridge Over Troubled Water1
8210 OctBlack SabbathParanoid1
re17 OctSimon & GarfunkelBridge Over Troubled Water1
8324 OctPink FloydAtom Heart Mother1
8431 OctVarious artist comp.Motown Chartbusters Volume 41
8507 NovLed ZeppelinLed Zeppelin 33
8628 NovBob DylanNew Morning1
8705 DecAndy WilliamsAndy Williams Greatest Hits1
re12 DecLed ZeppelinLed Zeppelin 31
re19 DecAndy WilliamsAndy Williams Greatest Hits4

1971
re16 JanSimon & GarfunkelBridge Over Troubled Water3
8806 FebGeorge HarrisonAll Things Must Pass8
8903 AprAndy WilliamsHome Loving Man2
9017 AprVarious artist comp.Motown Chartbusters Volume 53
9108 MayRolling StonesSticky Fingers4
9205 JunPaul & Linda McCartneyRam2
re19 JunRolling StonesSticky Fingers1
9326 JunEmerson, Lake and PalmerTarkus1
re03 JulSimon & GarfunkelBridge Over Troubled Water5
9407 AugNo artist(s) creditedHot Hits 61
9514 AugMoody BluesEvery Good Boy Deserves Favour1
9621 AugNo artist(s) creditedTop Of The Pops Volume 183
re11 SepSimon & GarfunkelBridge Over Troubled Water1
9718 SepWhoWho's Next1
9825 SepDeep PurpleFireball1
9902 OctRod StewartEvery Picture Tells A Story4
10030 OctJohn Lennon & The Plastic Ono Band With The Flux FiddlersImagine2
re13 NovRod StewartEvery Picture Tells A Story2
10127 NovNo artist(s) creditedTop Of The Pops Volume 201
10204 DecLed ZeppelinLed Zeppelin IV (Four Symbols)2
10318 DecT. RexElectric Warrior6

1972
10429 JanGeorge Harrison & FriendsConcert For Bangladesh (Recorded Live)1
re05 FebT. RexElectric Warrior2
10519 FebNeil ReidNeil Reid3
10611 MarNeil YoungHarvest1
10718 MarPaul SimonPaul Simon1
10825 MarLindisfarneFog On The Tyne4
10922 AprDeep PurpleMachine Head2
11006 MayTyrannosaurus RexProphets, Seers And Sages The Angels Of The Ages ...1
re13 MayDeep PurpleMachine Head1
11120 MayT. RexBolan Boogie3
11210 JunRolling StonesExile On Main Street1
11317 JunVarious artist comp. (K-Tel)20 Dynamic Hits8
11412 AugVarious artist comp. (Arcade)20 Fantastic Hits5
11516 SepRod StewartNever A Dull Moment2
re30 SepVarious artist comp. (Arcade)20 Fantastic Hits1
11607 OctVarious artist comp. (K-Tel)20 All Time Hits Of The 50's8
11702 DecVarious artist comp. (K-Tel)25 Rockin' And Rollin' Greats3
re23 DecVarious artist comp. (K-Tel)20 All Time Hits Of The 50's3

1973
11813 JanSladeSlayed?1
11920 JanGilbert O'SullivanBack To Front1
re27 JanSladeSlayed?2
12010 FebElton JohnDon't Shoot Me I'm Only The Piano Player6
12124 MarAlice CooperBillion Dollar Babies1
12231 MarVarious artist comp. (K-Tel)20 Flashback Greats Of The Sixties2
12314 AprLed ZeppelinHouses Of The Holy2
12428 AprFacesOoh-La-La1
12505 MayDavid BowieAladdin Sane5
12609 JunVarious artist comp. (EMI)Pure Gold3
12730 JunOriginal SoundtrackThat'll Be The Day7
12818 AugPeters & LeeWe Can Make It2
12901 SepRod StewartSing It Again Rod3
13022 SepRolling StonesGoat's Head Soup2
13106 OctSladeSladest3
13227 OctStatus QuoHello!1
13303 NovDavid BowiePin-Ups5
13408 DecRoxy MusicStranded1
13515 DecDavid CassidyDreams Are Nuthin' More Than Wishes1
13622 DecElton JohnGoodbye Yellow Brick Road2

1974
13705 JanYesTales From Topographic Oceans2
re19 JanSladeSladest1
13826 JanPerry ComoAnd I Love You So1
13902 FebCarpentersThe Singles 1969-19734
14002 MarSladeOld New Borrowed And Blue1
re09 MarCarpentersThe Singles 1969-197311
14125 MayRick WakemanJourney To The Centre Of The Earth1
re01 JunCarpentersThe Singles 1969-19731
14208 JunDavid BowieDiamond Dogs4
re06 JulCarpentersThe Singles 1969-19731
14313 JulElton JohnCaribou2
14427 JulPaul McCartney & WingsBand On The Run7
14514 SepMike OldfieldHergest Ridge3
14605 OctMike OldfieldTubular Bells1
14712 OctBay City RollersRollin'1
14819 OctRod StewartSmiler1
re26 OctBay City RollersRollin'1
re02 NovRod StewartSmiler1
re09 NovBay City RollersRollin'2
14923 NovElton JohnElton John's Greatest Hits11

1975
14908 FebEngelbert HumperdinckEngelbert Humperdinck - His Greatest Hits3
15101 MarStatus QuoOn The Level2
15215 MarLed ZeppelinPhysical Graffiti1
15322 MarTom Jones20 Greatest Hits4
15419 AprStylisticsThe Best Of The Stylistics2
15503 MayBay City RollersOnce Upon A Star3
re24 MayStylisticsThe Best Of The Stylistics5
15628 JunWingsVenus And Mars1
15705 JulCarpentersHorizon2
re19 JulWingsVenus And Mars1
re26 JulCarpentersHorizon3
re16 AugStylisticsThe Best Of The Stylistics2
15830 AugRod StewartAtlantic Crossing5
15904 OctPink FloydWish You Were Here1
re11 OctRod StewartAtlantic Crossing2
16025 OctJim Reeves40 Golden Greats3
16115 NovMax BoyceWe All Had Doctors' Papers1
16222 NovPerry Como40 Greatest Hits5
16327 DecQueenA Night At The Opera2

1976
re10 JanPerry Como40 Greatest Hits1
re17 JanQueenA Night At The Opera2
16431 JanRoy OrbisonThe Best Of Roy Orbison1
16507 FebSlim WhitmanThe Very Best Of Slim Whitman6
16620 MarStatus QuoBlue For You3
16710 AprTV SoundtrackRock Follies2
16824 AprLed ZeppelinPresence1
re01 MayTV SoundtrackRock Follies1
16908 MayAbbaGreatest Hits9
17010 JulRod StewartA Night On The Town2
17124 JulBeach Boys20 Golden Greats10
17202 OctStylisticsBest Of The Stylistics Volume 21
17309 OctDr. FeelgoodStupidity1
re16 OctAbbaGreatest Hits2
17430 OctVarious artist comp. (K-Tel)Soul Motion2
17513 NovLed ZeppelinThe Song Remains The Same1
17620 NovBert Weedon22 Golden Guitar Greats1
17727 NovGlen Campbell20 Golden Greats6

1977
17808 JanQueenA Day At The Races1
17915 JanAbbaArrival1
18022 JanSlim WhitmanRed River Valley4
18119 FebShadows20 Golden Greats6
18202 AprFrank SinatraPortrait Of Sinatra2
re16 AprAbbaArrival9
18318 JunBeatlesThe Beatles Live At The Hollywood Bowl1
18425 JunMuppetsThe Muppet Show1
18502 JulBarbra StreisandA Star Is Born (OST)2
18616 JulJohnny MathisThe Johnny Mathis Collection4
18713 AugYesGoing For The One2
18827 AugConnie Francis20 All Time Greats2
18910 SepElvis PresleyElvis Presley's 40 Greatest Hits1
19017 SepDiana Ross & The Supremes20 Golden Greats7
19105 NovCliff Richard & The Shadows40 Golden Greats1
19212 NovSex PistolsNever Mind The Bollocks Here's The Sex Pistols2
19326 NovBreadThe Sound Of Bread2
19410 DecVarious artist comp. (K-Tel)Disco Fever6

1978
re21 JanBreadThe Sound Of Bread1
19528 JanFleetwood MacRumours1
19604 FebAbbaThe Album7
19725 MarBuddy Holly & The Crickets20 Golden Greats3
19815 AprNat 'King' Cole20 Golden Greats3
19906 MayOriginal SoundtrackSaturday Night Fever18
20009 SepBoney MNight Flight To Venus4
20107 OctOriginal SoundtrackGrease13

1979
20206 JanShowaddywaddyGreatest Hits (1976-1978)2
20320 JanVarious artist comp. (EMI)Don't Walk - Boogie3
20410 FebVarious artist comp. (K-Tel)Action Replay1
20517 FebBlondieParallel Lines4
20617 MarBee GeesSpirits Having Flown2
20731 MarBarbra StreisandBarbra Streisand's Greatest Hits Volume 24
20828 AprLeo SayerThe Very Best Of Leo Sayer3
20919 MayAbbaVoulez-Vous4
21016 JunElectric Light OrchestraDiscovery5
21121 JulTubeway ArmyReplicas1
21228 JulVarious artist comp. (WEA)The Best Disco Album In The World6
21308 SepLed ZeppelinIn Through The Out Door2
21422 SepGary NumanThe Pleasure Principle1
21529 SepBoney MOceans Of Fantasy1
re06 OctGary NumanThe Pleasure Principle1
21613 OctBlondieEat To The Beat1
21713 OctPoliceReggatta De Blanc4
21810 NovFleetwood MacTusk1
21917 NovAbbaGreatest Hits Volume 23
22008 DecRod StewartRod Stewart - Greatest Hits5

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