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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 18,000 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, Les Paul And Mary Ford and Fats Domino.
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11.

Rock And Rollin' With Fats DominoUnited States Fats Domino
Year of Release:1955Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1955:11Rank Score:87
Rank in 1950s193Overall Rank:10,352
Average Rating:  74/100 (13 votes)
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12.

Lullabies Of BirdlandUnited States Ella Fitzgerald
Year of Release:1955Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1955:12Rank Score:83
Rank in 1950s196Overall Rank:10,767
Average Rating:  74/100 (16 votes)
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13.

Nat King Cole Sings For Two In LoveUnited States Nat King Cole
Year of Release:1955Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1955:13Rank Score:76
Rank in 1950s206Overall Rank:11,645
Average Rating:  73/100 (14 votes)
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14.

Webb PierceUnited States Webb Pierce
Year of Release:1955Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1955:14Rank Score:69
Rank in 1950s212Overall Rank:12,486
Average Rating:  73/100 (1 vote)
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15.

Memorial Album
Compilation
United States Johnny Ace
Year of Release:1955Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 1955:15Rank Score:66
Rank in 1950s219Overall Rank:12,913
Average Rating:  75/100 (7 votes)
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16.

Thelonious Monk Plays Duke EllingtonUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1955Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1955:16Rank Score:57
Rank in 1950s235Overall Rank:14,050
Average Rating:  72/100 (11 votes)
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17.

Stay With MeUnited States Billie Holiday
Year of Release:1955Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1955:17Rank Score:49
Rank in 1950s247Overall Rank:15,153
Average Rating:  72/100 (15 votes)
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18.

Mingus At The BohemiaUnited States Charles Mingus
Year of Release:1955Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1955:18Rank Score:46
Rank in 1950s257Overall Rank:15,574
Average Rating:  66/100 (3 votes)
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19.

Lennie TristanoUnited States Lennie Tristano
Year of Release:1955Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1955:19Rank Score:43
Rank in 1950s263Overall Rank:15,950
Average Rating:  74/100 (9 votes)
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20.

Diz And GetzUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1955Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1955:20Rank Score:43
Rank in 1950s264Overall Rank:15,978
Average Rating:  71/100 (7 votes)
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Best Albums of 1955 composition

Artist Albums %


Helen Merrill 2 4%
Doris Day 2 4%
Charles Mingus 2 4%
Bill Haley And His Comets 2 4%
Mel Torme 1 2%
Dave Brubeck 1 2%
Ella Fitzgerald 1 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 49 94%
Mixed Nationality 1 2%
France 1 2%
Canada 1 2%

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