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Best Albums of 1953

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1953 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 18,000 greatest album charts.

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1953 year summaryThe best artists of 1953 were Peggy Lee, Duke Ellington, The Quintet, Georges Brassens, The Dave Brubeck Quartet, Sonny Rollins, Tom Lehrer, Dean Martin, Fred Astaire and Doris Day.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Black CoffeeUnited States Peggy Lee
Year of Release:1953Appears in:30 charts
Rank in 1953:1Rank Score:492
Rank in 1950s42Overall Rank:2,494
Average Rating:  71/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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2.

Jazz At Massey HallUnited States The Quintet
Year of Release:1953Appears in:36 charts
Rank in 1953:2Rank Score:434
Rank in 1950s44Overall Rank:2,794
Average Rating:  74/100 (42 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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3.

Ellington UptownUnited States Duke Ellington
Year of Release:1953Appears in:38 charts
Rank in 1953:3Rank Score:428
Rank in 1950s46Overall Rank:2,826
Average Rating:  73/100 (30 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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4.

Chante Les Chansons Poétiques no1France Georges Brassens
Year of Release:1953Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1953:4Rank Score:185
Rank in 1950s106Overall Rank:5,547
Average Rating:  70/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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5.

Jazz At OberlinUnited States The Dave Brubeck Quartet
Year of Release:1953Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 1953:5Rank Score:169
Rank in 1950s120Overall Rank:5,953
Average Rating:  67/100 (23 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.

Sonny Rollins With The Modern Jazz QuartetUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1953Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 1953:6Rank Score:117
Rank in 1950s152Overall Rank:7,838
Average Rating:  69/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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7.

Songs By Tom LehrerUnited States Tom Lehrer
Year of Release:1953Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1953:7Rank Score:116
Rank in 1950s153Overall Rank:7,881
Average Rating:  73/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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8.

Dean Martin SingsUnited States Dean Martin
Year of Release:1953Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1953:8Rank Score:110
Rank in 1950s156Overall Rank:8,187
Average Rating:  73/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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9.

The Astaire StoryUnited States Fred Astaire
Year of Release:1953Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1953:9Rank Score:105
Rank in 1950s160Overall Rank:8,522
Average Rating:  69/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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10.

Vol. 2France Georges Brassens
Year of Release:1953Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1953:10Rank Score:92
Rank in 1950s183Overall Rank:9,752
Average Rating:  72/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Best Albums of 1953 composition

Artist Albums %


Doris Day 2 7%
Duke Ellington 2 7%
Georges Brassens 2 7%
The Dave Brubeck Quartet 1 4%
Dean Martin 1 4%
Stan Kenton 1 4%
Kay Starr 1 4%
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Country Albums %


United States 22 79%
France 2 7%
Mixed Nationality 2 7%
Haiti 1 4%
Peru 1 4%

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