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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 23,000 greatest album charts.

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

Black CoffeeUnited States Peggy Lee
Year of Release:1953Appears in:48 charts
Rank in 1953:1Rank Score:611
Rank in 1950s44Overall Rank:2,440
Average Rating:  74/100 (45 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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2.

Jazz At Massey HallUnited States The Quintet
Year of Release:1953Appears in:54 charts
Rank in 1953:2Rank Score:456
Rank in 1950s52Overall Rank:3,049
Average Rating:  76/100 (54 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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3.

Ellington UptownUnited States Duke Ellington
Year of Release:1953Appears in:46 charts
Rank in 1953:3Rank Score:390
Rank in 1950s63Overall Rank:3,466
Average Rating:  74/100 (32 votes)
Comments: 4 comments
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4.

Jazz At OberlinUnited States The Dave Brubeck Quartet
Year of Release:1953Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1953:4Rank Score:149
Rank in 1950s151Overall Rank:7,354
Average Rating:  69/100 (30 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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5.

Dean Martin SingsUnited States Dean Martin
Year of Release:1953Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1953:5Rank Score:146
Rank in 1950s156Overall Rank:7,437
Average Rating:  73/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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6.

Songs By Tom LehrerUnited States Tom Lehrer
Year of Release:1953Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1953:6Rank Score:145
Rank in 1950s158Overall Rank:7,494
Average Rating:  73/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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7.

Sonny Rollins With The Modern Jazz QuartetUnited States Sonny Rollins
Year of Release:1953Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1953:7Rank Score:143
Rank in 1950s159Overall Rank:7,539
Average Rating:  72/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.

Vol. 2France Georges Brassens
Year of Release:1953Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1953:8Rank Score:107
Rank in 1950s192Overall Rank:9,505
Average Rating:  73/100 (13 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:104
Rank in 1950s196Overall Rank:9,743
Average Rating:  70/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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10.

Chante Les Chansons Poétiques no1France Georges Brassens
Year of Release:1953Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1953:10Rank Score:102
Rank in 1950s200Overall Rank:9,911
Average Rating:  69/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Best Albums of 1953 composition

Artist Albums %


Various Artists 4 8%
Moondog 3 6%
Georges Brassens 2 4%
Stan Kenton 2 4%
Doris Day 2 4%
Miles Davis 2 4%
Duke Ellington 2 4%
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Country Albums %


United States 39 76%
Mixed Nationality 5 10%
France 3 6%
Canada 2 4%
Peru 1 2%
Haiti 1 2%

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