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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 19,000 greatest album charts.

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1953 year summaryThe best artists of 1953 were Peggy Lee, Duke Ellington, The Quintet, Georges Brassens, Tom Lehrer, Sonny Rollins, The Dave Brubeck Quartet, 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:2,567
Average Rating:  71/100 (32 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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2.

Ellington UptownUnited States Duke Ellington
Year of Release:1953Appears in:42 charts
Rank in 1953:2Rank Score:450
Rank in 1950s47Overall Rank:2,752
Average Rating:  74/100 (29 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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3.

Jazz At Massey HallUnited States The Quintet
Year of Release:1953Appears in:39 charts
Rank in 1953:3Rank Score:379
Rank in 1950s54Overall Rank:3,187
Average Rating:  76/100 (43 votes)
Comments: 5 comments
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4.

Chante Les Chansons Poétiques no1France Georges Brassens
Year of Release:1953Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1953:4Rank Score:199
Rank in 1950s105Overall Rank:5,250
Average Rating:  68/100 (9 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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5.

Songs By Tom LehrerUnited States Tom Lehrer
Year of Release:1953Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1953:5Rank Score:156
Rank in 1950s128Overall Rank:6,398
Average Rating:  73/100 (7 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.

Sonny Rollins With The Modern Jazz QuartetUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1953Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1953:6Rank Score:131
Rank in 1950s144Overall Rank:7,259
Average Rating:  71/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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7.

Jazz At OberlinUnited States The Dave Brubeck Quartet
Year of Release:1953Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 1953:7Rank Score:115
Rank in 1950s151Overall Rank:7,973
Average Rating:  67/100 (23 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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8.

Dean Martin SingsUnited States Dean Martin
Year of Release:1953Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1953:8Rank Score:114
Rank in 1950s152Overall Rank:8,034
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 1950s162Overall Rank:8,620
Average Rating:  69/100 (12 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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10.

Vol. 2France Georges Brassens
Year of Release:1953Appears in:2 charts
Rank in 1953:10Rank Score:97
Rank in 1950s172Overall Rank:9,232
Average Rating:  72/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Best Albums of 1953 composition

Artist Albums %


Duke Ellington 2 7%
Georges Brassens 2 7%
Doris Day 2 7%
Wilhelm Furtwängler / Philharmonia Orchestra 1 4%
George Lewis 1 4%
Sarah Vaughan 1 4%
Dean Martin 1 4%
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Country Albums %


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

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