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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 15,000 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:138 charts
Rank in 1955:1Rank Score:2,596
Rank in 1950s7Overall Rank:564
Average Rating: 81/100 (209 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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2.

Rock Around The ClockUnited States Bill Haley And His Comets
Year of Release:1955Appears in:35 charts
Rank in 1955:2Rank Score:267
Rank in 1950s64Overall Rank:3,801
Average Rating: 69/100 (31 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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3.

Clifford Brown and Max RoachUnited States Clifford Brown & Max Roach
Year of Release:1955Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1955:3Rank Score:231
Rank in 1950s70Overall Rank:4,291
Average Rating: 79/100 (19 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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4.

Ramblin' ManUnited States Hank Williams
Year of Release:1955Appears in:22 charts
Rank in 1955:4Rank Score:191
Rank in 1950s88Overall Rank:5,002
Average Rating: 76/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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5.

Satch Plays FatsUnited States Louis Armstrong
Year of Release:1955Appears in:26 charts
Rank in 1955:5Rank Score:181
Rank in 1950s97Overall Rank:5,201
Average Rating: 74/100 (29 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Shake, Rattle And RollUnited States Bill Haley And His Comets
Year of Release:1955Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1955:6Rank Score:169
Rank in 1950s101Overall Rank:5,484
Average Rating: 70/100 (11 votes)
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Julie Is Her NameUnited States Julie London
Year of Release:1955Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1955:7Rank Score:168
Rank in 1950s102Overall Rank:5,497
Average Rating: 74/100 (19 votes)
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Concert By The SeaUnited States Erroll Garner
Year of Release:1955Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1955:8Rank Score:105
Rank in 1950s145Overall Rank:7,844
Average Rating: 73/100 (15 votes)
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9.

Study In BrownUnited States Clifford Brown
Year of Release:1955Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 1955:9Rank Score:98
Rank in 1950s155Overall Rank:8,373
Average Rating: 74/100 (15 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:83
Rank in 1950s173Overall Rank:9,913
Average Rating: 76/100 (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%
Miles Davis 1 2%
Julie London 1 2%
Various Artists 1 2%
Erroll Garner 1 2%
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Country Albums %


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

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