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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 Duke Ellington, Peggy Lee, 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:31 charts
Rank in 1953:1Rank Score:498
Rank in 1950s42Overall Rank:2,522
Average Rating:  70/100 (33 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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2.

Ellington UptownUnited States Duke Ellington
Year of Release:1953Appears in:43 charts
Rank in 1953:2Rank Score:460
Rank in 1950s45Overall Rank:2,685
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:367
Rank in 1950s54Overall Rank:3,234
Average Rating:  75/100 (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:189
Rank in 1950s110Overall Rank:5,453
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:13 charts
Rank in 1953:5Rank Score:159
Rank in 1950s124Overall Rank:6,248
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:17 charts
Rank in 1953:6Rank Score:136
Rank in 1950s141Overall Rank:7,039
Average Rating:  69/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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7.

Jazz At OberlinUnited States The Dave Brubeck Quartet
Year of Release:1953Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1953:7Rank Score:120
Rank in 1950s148Overall Rank:7,670
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:7 charts
Rank in 1953:8Rank Score:117
Rank in 1950s151Overall Rank:7,831
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:6 charts
Rank in 1953:9Rank Score:106
Rank in 1950s159Overall Rank:8,519
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:93
Rank in 1950s180Overall Rank:9,682
Average Rating:  72/100 (6 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%
Clifford Brown 1 4%
Chet Baker And The Lighthouse Allstars 1 4%
Jo Stafford 1 4%
J.J. Johnson 1 4%
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Country Albums %


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

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