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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, Erroll Garner, Julie London, Clifford Brown, Fats Domino and Nat King Cole.
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11.

Nat King Cole Sings For Two In LoveUnited States Nat King Cole
Year of Release:1955Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1955:11Rank Score:72
Rank in 1950s186Overall Rank:11,269
Average Rating: 74/100 (12 votes)
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12.

Memorial Album
Compilation
United States Johnny Ace
Year of Release:1955Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1955:12Rank Score:66
Rank in 1950s192Overall Rank:11,886
Average Rating: 75/100 (6 votes)
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13.

Chet Atkins In Three DimensionsUnited States Chet Atkins
Year of Release:1955Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1955:13Rank Score:42
Rank in 1950s234Overall Rank:15,006
Average Rating: 68/100 (7 votes)
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14.

Lullabies Of BirdlandUnited States Ella Fitzgerald
Year of Release:1955Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1955:14Rank Score:42
Rank in 1950s235Overall Rank:15,031
Average Rating: 75/100 (11 votes)
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15.

Thelonious Monk Plays Duke EllingtonUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1955Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1955:15Rank Score:41
Rank in 1950s239Overall Rank:15,141
Average Rating: 71/100 (9 votes)
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16.

Lennie TristanoUnited States Lennie Tristano
Year of Release:1955Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1955:16Rank Score:37
Rank in 1950s250Overall Rank:15,675
Average Rating: 74/100 (9 votes)
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17.

Les And MaryUnited States Les Paul And Mary Ford
Year of Release:1955Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1955:17Rank Score:36
Rank in 1950s255Overall Rank:15,795
Average Rating: 71/100 (5 votes)
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18.

Stay With MeUnited States Billie Holiday
Year of Release:1955Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 1955:18Rank Score:31
Rank in 1950s274Overall Rank:16,506
Average Rating: 74/100 (12 votes)
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19.

Webb PierceUnited States Webb Pierce
Year of Release:1955Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1955:19Rank Score:31
Rank in 1950s276Overall Rank:16,552
Average Rating: 74/100 (1 vote)
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20.

Miss Show BusinessUnited States Judy Garland
Year of Release:1955Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1955:20Rank Score:30
Rank in 1950s282Overall Rank:16,760
Average Rating: 74/100 (8 votes)
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Best Albums of 1955 composition

Artist Albums %


Helen Merrill 2 4%
Doris Day 2 4%
Bill Haley And His Comets 2 4%
Hank Williams 1 2%
Mel Torme 1 2%
Tony Fruscella 1 2%
Ella Fitzgerald 1 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 43 96%
Mixed Nationality 1 2%
Canada 1 2%

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