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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 17,000 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, Julie London, Louis Armstrong, 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:149 charts
Rank in 1955:1Rank Score:2,993
Rank in 1950s7Overall Rank:527
Average Rating:  80/100 (226 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:294
Rank in 1950s63Overall Rank:3,743
Average Rating:  69/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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3.

Clifford Brown and Max RoachUnited States Clifford Brown & Max Roach
Year of Release:1955Appears in:26 charts
Rank in 1955:3Rank Score:250
Rank in 1950s69Overall Rank:4,259
Average Rating:  77/100 (24 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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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:202
Rank in 1950s85Overall Rank:5,019
Average Rating:  70/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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5.

Ramblin' ManUnited States Hank Williams
Year of Release:1955Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1955:5Rank Score:190
Rank in 1950s94Overall Rank:5,291
Average Rating:  77/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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6.

Julie Is Her NameUnited States Julie London
Year of Release:1955Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1955:6Rank Score:184
Rank in 1950s97Overall Rank:5,420
Average Rating:  72/100 (23 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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7.

Satch Plays FatsUnited States Louis Armstrong
Year of Release:1955Appears in:29 charts
Rank in 1955:7Rank Score:178
Rank in 1950s104Overall Rank:5,565
Average Rating:  74/100 (31 votes)
Comments: 2 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 1950s154Overall Rank:8,277
Average Rating:  73/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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9.

Study In BrownUnited States Clifford Brown
Year of Release:1955Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 1955:9Rank Score:100
Rank in 1950s162Overall Rank:8,660
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 1950s182Overall Rank:10,086
Average Rating:  74/100 (10 votes)
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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%
Frank Sinatra 1 2%
Peggy Seeger 1 2%
Horace Silver And The Jazz Messengers 1 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 47 94%
France 1 2%
Canada 1 2%
Mixed Nationality 1 2%

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