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The best album by Eric Dolphy is Out To Lunch! which is ranked number 772 in the overall greatest album chart with a total rank score of 2,601.

Eric Dolphy is ranked number 609 in the overall artist rankings with a total rank score of 2,763.

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Eric Dolphy best albums

The following albums by Eric Dolphy are ranked highest in the greatest album charts:

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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Out To Lunch!United States Eric Dolphy
Year of Release:1964Appears in:173 charts
Rank in 1964:5Rank Score:2,601
Rank in 1960s78Overall Rank:772
Average Rating:  79/100 (198 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2.

At The Five Spot, Vol. 1United States Eric Dolphy
Year of Release:1961Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1961:32Rank Score:82
Rank in 1960s797Overall Rank:12,943
Average Rating:  76/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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3.

Out ThereUnited States Eric Dolphy
Year of Release:1960Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1960:38Rank Score:59
Rank in 1960s951Overall Rank:16,254
Average Rating:  74/100 (31 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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4.

Far CryUnited States Eric Dolphy
Year of Release:1960Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1960:73Rank Score:13
Rank in 1960s1,725Overall Rank:29,401
Average Rating:  78/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.

Iron ManUnited States Eric Dolphy
Year of Release:1963Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1963:121Rank Score:7
Rank in 1960s2,036Overall Rank:34,961
Average Rating:  77/100 (3 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.

Outward BoundUnited States Eric Dolphy
Year of Release:1960Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 1960:153Rank Score:1
Rank in 1960s3,326Overall Rank:63,578
Average Rating:  74/100 (4 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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7.

Here And ThereUnited States Eric Dolphy
Year of Release:1961
Rank in 1961:None
Rank in 1960sNone
Average Rating:  74/100 (1 vote)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.

Other AspectsUnited States Eric Dolphy
Year of Release:1987
Rank in 1987:None
Rank in 1980sNone
Average Rating: Not enough data
Comments: 0 comments
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Overall band rank: 609

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Eric Dolphy ratings

Average Rating: 
80/100 (from 9 votes)
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95/100
10/09/2016 16:18
93/100
 
65/100
08/18/2016 16:55
64/100
 
95/100
03/26/2016 11:53
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100/100
09/26/2015 15:37
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60/100
01/18/2015 21:11
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From Amirkhosro 10/09/2016 16:20
This dude is so freaking amazing it's almost impossible. Seriously magnificent composer and performer. Get his entire disography.
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From garycottier 03/26/2016 11:56
A great quirky jazz album. Like most jazz masterpiece's it needs to be listened to in one sitting. The use of Bobby Hutchinson's vibes is the icing on the cake. A classic.
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