"I'll take a bow and say goodnight"

- Violent Femmes

 

Best Albums of 1950

« View best albums of 1949View best albums of 1951 »

Listed below are the greatest albums of 1950 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 16,000 greatest album charts.

Best albums by year or decade
View by decade:
View by year:
1950 year summaryThe best artists of 1950 were Benny Goodman, Edith Piaf, Ella Fitzgerald, Woody Guthrie, Yma Sumac, Stan Kenton, Sarah Vaughan, Les Paul, Charlie Parker and Pete Seeger.
View chart at point in time
 Show this chart as it was on the following date (mm/dd/yyyy)
Share this chart
Share | |
| RSS feed: | Download CSV file: Log in / register
URL to this chart: |
Collector's summaryLog in or register to discover the great albums that are missing from your music collection!
Sort byOverall Rank | Number of Charts | Average Rating | Number of Ratings | Release Date | Title
RankAlbumArtist
1.

The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz ConcertUnited States Benny Goodman
Year of Release:1950Appears in:30 charts
Rank in 1950:1Rank Score:353
Rank in 1950s51Overall Rank:3,095
Average Rating: 68/100 (24 votes)
Comments: 6 comments
Download / Buy The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert on MP3:
No MP3 preview available.
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
2.

Chansons Des Cafés De ParisFrance Edith Piaf
Year of Release:1950Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1950:2Rank Score:306
Rank in 1950s59Overall Rank:3,496
Average Rating: 68/100 (22 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Download / Buy Chansons Des Cafés De Paris on MP3:
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
3.

Souvenir AlbumUnited States Ella Fitzgerald
Year of Release:1950Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1950:3Rank Score:210
Rank in 1950s76Overall Rank:4,691
Average Rating: 71/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Download / Buy Souvenir Album on MP3:
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
4.

Talking Dust BowlUnited States Woody Guthrie
Year of Release:1950Appears in:18 charts
Rank in 1950:4Rank Score:173
Rank in 1950s102Overall Rank:5,498
Average Rating: 71/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Download / Buy Talking Dust Bowl on MP3:
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
5.

Voice Of The XtabayPeru Yma Sumac
Year of Release:1950Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1950:5Rank Score:100
Rank in 1950s157Overall Rank:8,443
Average Rating: 69/100 (8 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Download / Buy Voice Of The Xtabay on MP3:
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
6.

Ella Sings GershwinUnited States Ella Fitzgerald
Year of Release:1950Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1950:6Rank Score:95
Rank in 1950s160Overall Rank:8,828
Average Rating: 69/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Download / Buy Ella Sings Gershwin on MP3:
No MP3 preview available.
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
7.

Innovations In Modern MusicUnited States Stan Kenton
Year of Release:1950Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1950:7Rank Score:79
Rank in 1950s185Overall Rank:10,620
Average Rating: 69/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
Download / Buy Innovations In Modern Music on MP3:
No MP3 preview available.
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
8.

Sarah Vaughan In Hi-FiUnited States Sarah Vaughan
Year of Release:1950Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1950:8Rank Score:52
Rank in 1950s225Overall Rank:13,875
Average Rating: 72/100 (8 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
Download / Buy Sarah Vaughan In Hi-Fi on MP3:
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
9.

The New SoundUnited States Les Paul
Year of Release:1950Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1950:9Rank Score:49
Rank in 1950s230Overall Rank:14,297
Average Rating: 68/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
Download / Buy The New Sound on MP3:
No MP3 preview available.
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.
10.

Charlie Parker With StringsUnited States Charlie Parker
Year of Release:1950Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1950:10Rank Score:48
Rank in 1950s231Overall Rank:14,338
Average Rating: 71/100 (12 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
Download / Buy Charlie Parker With Strings on MP3:
Buy album United States Amazon   Amazon MP3   eBay   iTunes   Use the iTunes, Amazon or eBay buttons to safely buy this item from one of the world's top online stores.

Best Albums of 1950 composition

Artist Albums %


Ella Fitzgerald 2 9%
Doris Day 2 9%
Jo Stafford 1 5%
Lennie Tristano 1 5%
Lee Konitz 1 5%
Benny Goodman 1 5%
Machito 1 5%
Show all
Country Albums %


United States 18 82%
Mexico 1 5%
Peru 1 5%
Cuba 1 5%
France 1 5%

« View best albums of 1949View best albums of 1951 »

BestEverAlbums.com  Site Newsletter
Sign up to receive the latest site news.
We value your privacy

BestEverAlbums.com   Music Stores
United States  Shop at your favourite store:
eBay Amazon iTunes


Amazon Top Albums
Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy: Awesome Mix Vol. 1
Various artists MP3 Music
25 days in the top 100
4.8 out of 5 stars(306)

Download: $8.99

(Visit the Best Sellers in Albums list for authoritative information on this product's current rank.)
The Hunting
The Hunting Party
Linkin Park MP3 Music
82 days in the top 100
4.2 out of 5 stars(195)

Download: $4.99

(Visit the Best Sellers in Albums list for authoritative information on this product's current rank.)
Ultraviolence Explicit
Ultraviolence [Explicit] [+digital booklet]
Lana Del Rey MP3 Music
37 days in the top 100
4.4 out of 5 stars(275)

Download: $3.99

(Visit the Best Sellers in Albums list for authoritative information on this product's current rank.)
Frozen
Frozen
Various artists MP3 Music
268 days in the top 100
4.8 out of 5 stars(1763)

Download: $3.99

(Visit the Best Sellers in Albums list for authoritative information on this product's current rank.)
Pure Heroine
Pure Heroine
Lorde MP3 Music
Ranking has gone up in the past 24 hours 327 days in the top 100
4.6 out of 5 stars(721)

Download: $3.99

(Visit the Best Sellers in Albums list for authoritative information on this product's current rank.)
Copyright © 2005-2014 BestEverAlbums.com. All rights reserved.    Terms of Use  |   Privacy Policy  |   Contact Us  |   Advertising  |   RSS Feeds  |   Site Map  |   Hosting by ServInt