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Top-rated albums of 1953

Listed below are the top-rated albums of 1953 as rated by BestEverAlbums.com members!
(To qualify for this chart, an album must have had at least 10 member ratings.)

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1.

Jazz At Massey HallUnited States The Quintet
Year of Release:1953Appears in:46 charts
Rank in 1953:3Rank Score:395
Rank in 1950s51Overall Rank:3,219
Average Rating:  76/100 (48 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
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2.

Ellington UptownUnited States Duke Ellington
Year of Release:1953Appears in:42 charts
Rank in 1953:2Rank Score:420
Rank in 1950s48Overall Rank:3,072
Average Rating:  74/100 (31 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.

New Concepts Of Artistry In RhythmUnited States Stan Kenton
Year of Release:1953Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1953:12Rank Score:46
Rank in 1950s270Overall Rank:16,187
Average Rating:  74/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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4.

Black CoffeeUnited States Peggy Lee
Year of Release:1953Appears in:31 charts
Rank in 1953:1Rank Score:511
Rank in 1950s44Overall Rank:2,599
Average Rating:  73/100 (39 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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5.

Sonny Rollins With The Modern Jazz QuartetUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1953Appears in:17 charts
Rank in 1953:6Rank Score:127
Rank in 1950s148Overall Rank:7,665
Average Rating:  72/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.

The Astaire StoryUnited States Fred Astaire
Year of Release:1953Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1953:9Rank Score:105
Rank in 1950s172Overall Rank:8,933
Average Rating:  71/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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7.

Chante Les Chansons Poétiques no1France Georges Brassens
Year of Release:1953Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1953:4Rank Score:205
Rank in 1950s102Overall Rank:5,304
Average Rating:  69/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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8.

Jazz At OberlinUnited States The Dave Brubeck Quartet
Year of Release:1953Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1953:8Rank Score:115
Rank in 1950s161Overall Rank:8,318
Average Rating:  68/100 (25 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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The average rating is a Bayesian average, calculated as follows:
Average Rating = (n ÷ (n + m)) × av + (m ÷ (n + m)) × AV

where:
av = mean average rating an album has currently received.
n = number of ratings an album has currently received.
m = minimum number of ratings required for an album to appear in the 'top-rated' chart (currently 10).
AV = the site mean average rating for an album (currently 74/100).

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