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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:145 charts
Rank in 1955:1Rank Score:2,924
Rank in 1950s6Overall Rank:526
Average Rating: 80/100 (222 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 1950s62Overall Rank:3,692
Average Rating: 69/100 (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:26 charts
Rank in 1955:3Rank Score:250
Rank in 1950s70Overall Rank:4,223
Average Rating: 77/100 (24 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:203
Rank in 1950s85Overall Rank:4,939
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 1950s92Overall Rank:5,227
Average Rating: 77/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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6.

Satch Plays FatsUnited States Louis Armstrong
Year of Release:1955Appears in:29 charts
Rank in 1955:6Rank Score:183
Rank in 1950s98Overall Rank:5,372
Average Rating: 74/100 (30 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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7.

Julie Is Her NameUnited States Julie London
Year of Release:1955Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1955:7Rank Score:169
Rank in 1950s111Overall Rank:5,738
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 1950s151Overall Rank:8,150
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:101
Rank in 1950s156Overall Rank:8,430
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:9,967
Average Rating: 75/100 (11 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%
Miles Davis 1 2%
Julie London 1 2%
Various Artists 1 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 45 96%
Canada 1 2%
Mixed Nationality 1 2%

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