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The Discogs Top 50 Best-Selling Records in September 2020

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Every month, we take a closer look at the best-selling records on Discogs. The following ranking is determined by how many purchases were made in the Marketplace in September. The first thing to catch our eye was Billie Eilish at No. 1. This recording, which was originally a Third Man in-store exclusive from her live […]

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The Top 30 Most Expensive Items Sold on Discogs in August 2020

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It’s time for another breakdown of the most expensive vinyl, cassettes, and CDs were sold in the Discogs Marketplace. On the monthly roundup, we can count on seeing classic icons, limited LPs, and a few coveted 7-inch releases. Let’s starts the most expensive item on the list. The No. 1 spot, which usually goes an […]

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The Most Collected Cassettes of All Time

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There are now over 13 million releases cataloged in the Discogs Database. Over 1 million of those are cassettes. The good ol’ fashioned tape is not as sought-after as vinyl, obviously, but the format is experiencing a resurgence in popularity recently thanks to reissues, new releases, and famous originals. Unlike the most-wanted cassettes on Discogs, […]

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The Most Wanted Cassettes of All Time

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It’s been over 40 years since the first Sony Walkman was available to consumers in Japan. Finally, there was a way to listen to music on the go. Carrying a stack of cassettes and spare batteries was a bit more of a hassle though. Although cassettes have not experienced the same resurgence in popularity that […]

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The Most Popular Albums on Discogs in September 2020

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September was busy — for record collectors, that is. We’re seeing a lot of new releases in our monthly roundup of the most popular albums, which is ranked by how many people added the record to their Collection on Discogs. To be included on each genre-specific list, the album must have been dropped in 2020 […]

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The Best Albums of 2010

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The year 2010 seems like a wonderful dream that never happened. A pandemic was actually ended, believe it or not. Americans finally could get cheap, decent healthcare with the passing of the Affordable Care Act. HIV was officially declared insignificant as a health risk. And the iPad debuted. Sure, a lot of terrible things also […]

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The Discogs Top 50 Best-Selling Records in August 2020

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We made it through another month in 2020, which means we’re back with another list of the best-selling records. The following ranking shows us the albums Discogs users purchased the most in August. What do we see? Khruangbin, Khruangbin, and more Khruangbin. The Houston funk trio has reigned on the top of our best-selling and […]

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Breaking Down Rolling Stone’s Best Albums With Discogs Data

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Arguing over the best albums is a popular pastime of any fan. Countless lists have been created, shared, discussed, and revisited over the years. One of the most-talked-about is Rolling Stone’s ranking of the best albums of all time, which was first introduced in 2003 (with a minor update in 2012) and recently updated for […]

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The Top 30 Most Expensive Items Sold in the Discogs Marketplace for July 2020

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Every month, we take a closer look at the most expensive records, cassettes, CDs that folks scooped up in the Discogs Marketplace. And every month, we usually see familiar names from the classic rock realm — Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, The Beatles, and the like. We also tend to see a lot of 7-inch releases, […]

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The Most Popular Albums on Discogs in August 2020

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Our ranking of the most popular albums, which is determined by how many people added the record to their Collection on Discogs during the previous month, is back for another round in August. To be included on the genre-specific list, the album must have been dropped in 2020 with a physical format (meaning it won’t […]

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