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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 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:30 charts
Rank in 1953:1Rank Score:492
Rank in 1950s43Overall Rank:2,604
Average Rating:  71/100 (32 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:456
Rank in 1950s47Overall Rank:2,753
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:40 charts
Rank in 1953:3Rank Score:376
Rank in 1950s53Overall Rank:3,250
Average Rating:  75/100 (44 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:205
Rank in 1950s102Overall Rank:5,175
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 1950s129Overall Rank:6,459
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:130
Rank in 1950s147Overall Rank:7,392
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 1950s155Overall Rank:8,086
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:5 charts
Rank in 1953:8Rank Score:114
Rank in 1950s156Overall Rank:8,144
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 1950s165Overall Rank:8,734
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:100
Rank in 1950s171Overall Rank:9,088
Average Rating:  72/100 (6 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Best Albums of 1953 composition

Artist Albums %


Georges Brassens 2 7%
Doris Day 2 7%
Duke Ellington 2 7%
Fred Astaire 1 3%
Guy Mitchell 1 3%
Moondog 1 3%
The Dave Brubeck Quartet 1 3%
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Country Albums %


United States 23 79%
France 2 7%
Mixed Nationality 2 7%
Haiti 1 3%
Peru 1 3%

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