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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 24,000 greatest album charts.

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1955 year summaryThe best artists of 1955 were Frank Sinatra, Bill Haley And His Comets, Hank Williams, Julie London, Louis Armstrong, Erroll Garner, Fats Domino, Clifford Brown, Les Paul And Mary Ford and Miles Davis.
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11.

Blue MoodsUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1955Appears in:18 charts
Rank in 1955:11Rank Score:103
Rank in 1950s208Overall Rank:10,171
Average Rating:  70/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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12.

Lullabies Of BirdlandUnited States Ella Fitzgerald
Year of Release:1955Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1955:12Rank Score:102
Rank in 1950s210Overall Rank:10,271
Average Rating:  74/100 (28 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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13.

Chet Atkins In Three DimensionsUnited States Chet Atkins
Year of Release:1955Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1955:13Rank Score:84
Rank in 1950s242Overall Rank:12,397
Average Rating:  67/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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14.

Webb PierceUnited States Webb Pierce
Year of Release:1955Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1955:14Rank Score:76
Rank in 1950s260Overall Rank:13,462
Average Rating:  75/100 (5 votes)
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15.

Lennie TristanoUnited States Lennie Tristano
Year of Release:1955Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1955:15Rank Score:75
Rank in 1950s267Overall Rank:13,689
Average Rating:  73/100 (14 votes)
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16.

Memorial Album
Compilation
United States Johnny Ace
Year of Release:1955Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1955:16Rank Score:70
Rank in 1950s273Overall Rank:14,400
Average Rating:  74/100 (11 votes)
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17.

Diz And GetzUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1955Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 1955:17Rank Score:68
Rank in 1950s275Overall Rank:14,577
Average Rating:  73/100 (11 votes)
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18.

Thelonious Monk Plays Duke EllingtonUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1955Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1955:18Rank Score:61
Rank in 1950s296Overall Rank:15,599
Average Rating:  74/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.

Nat King Cole Sings For Two In LoveUnited States Nat King Cole
Year of Release:1955Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1955:19Rank Score:61
Rank in 1950s298Overall Rank:15,668
Average Rating:  74/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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20.

Afro-CubanUnited States Kenny Dorham
Year of Release:1955Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1955:20Rank Score:59
Rank in 1950s308Overall Rank:16,002
Average Rating:  76/100 (10 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Best Albums of 1955 composition

Artist Albums %


Bill Haley And His Comets 3 3%
Charles Mingus 2 2%
Clifford Brown 2 2%
Doris Day 2 2%
Frank Sinatra 2 2%
Miles Davis 2 2%
Various Artists 2 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 72 81%
Mixed Nationality 5 6%
Canada 3 3%
France 2 2%
United Kingdom 2 2%
Venezuela 1 1%
India 1 1%
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