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Best Albums of 1955

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1955 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 16,000 greatest album charts.

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1955 year summaryThe best artists of 1955 were Frank Sinatra, Bill Haley And His Comets, Clifford Brown & Max Roach, Hank Williams, Louis Armstrong, Julie London, Erroll Garner, Clifford Brown, Fats Domino and Nat King Cole.
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1.

In The Wee Small HoursUnited States Frank Sinatra
Year of Release:1955Appears in:140 charts
Rank in 1955:1Rank Score:2,748
Rank in 1950s6Overall Rank:554
Average Rating: 80/100 (218 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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2.

Rock Around The ClockUnited States Bill Haley And His Comets
Year of Release:1955Appears in:38 charts
Rank in 1955:2Rank Score:295
Rank in 1950s61Overall Rank:3,638
Average Rating: 68/100 (33 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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3.

Clifford Brown and Max RoachUnited States Clifford Brown & Max Roach
Year of Release:1955Appears in:25 charts
Rank in 1955:3Rank Score:245
Rank in 1950s70Overall Rank:4,232
Average Rating: 77/100 (23 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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4.

Shake, Rattle And RollUnited States Bill Haley And His Comets
Year of Release:1955Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1955:4Rank Score:201
Rank in 1950s85Overall Rank:4,952
Average Rating: 70/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.

Satch Plays FatsUnited States Louis Armstrong
Year of Release:1955Appears in:28 charts
Rank in 1955:5Rank Score:190
Rank in 1950s91Overall Rank:5,188
Average Rating: 74/100 (30 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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6.

Ramblin' ManUnited States Hank Williams
Year of Release:1955Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1955:6Rank Score:190
Rank in 1950s92Overall Rank:5,198
Average Rating: 77/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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7.

Julie Is Her NameUnited States Julie London
Year of Release:1955Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1955:7Rank Score:168
Rank in 1950s112Overall Rank:5,702
Average Rating: 73/100 (20 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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8.

Concert By The SeaUnited States Erroll Garner
Year of Release:1955Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1955:8Rank Score:105
Rank in 1950s153Overall Rank:8,096
Average Rating: 73/100 (16 votes)
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9.

Study In BrownUnited States Clifford Brown
Year of Release:1955Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 1955:9Rank Score:99
Rank in 1950s162Overall Rank:8,555
Average Rating: 71/100 (16 votes)
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10.

Rock And Rollin' With Fats DominoUnited States Fats Domino
Year of Release:1955Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1955:10Rank Score:87
Rank in 1950s180Overall Rank:9,866
Average Rating: 75/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Best Albums of 1955 composition

Artist Albums %


Bill Haley And His Comets 2 4%
Helen Merrill 2 4%
Doris Day 2 4%
Charles Mingus 2 4%
Thelonious Monk 1 2%
Peggy Seeger 1 2%
Stan Getz / Lionel Hampton 1 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 44 96%
Canada 1 2%
Mixed Nationality 1 2%

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