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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 23,000 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, Les Paul And Mary Ford, Clifford Brown and Ella Fitzgerald.
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11.

Lullabies Of BirdlandUnited States Ella Fitzgerald
Year of Release:1955Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1955:11Rank Score:98
Rank in 1950s201Overall Rank:10,413
Average Rating:  76/100 (24 votes)
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12.

Blue MoodsUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1955Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1955:12Rank Score:92
Rank in 1950s211Overall Rank:11,045
Average Rating:  71/100 (9 votes)
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13.

Webb PierceUnited States Webb Pierce
Year of Release:1955Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1955:13Rank Score:76
Rank in 1950s242Overall Rank:13,188
Average Rating:  75/100 (3 votes)
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14.

Lennie TristanoUnited States Lennie Tristano
Year of Release:1955Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1955:14Rank Score:71
Rank in 1950s251Overall Rank:13,891
Average Rating:  74/100 (12 votes)
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15.

Memorial Album
Compilation
United States Johnny Ace
Year of Release:1955Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1955:15Rank Score:70
Rank in 1950s253Overall Rank:14,090
Average Rating:  76/100 (9 votes)
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16.

Chet Atkins In Three DimensionsUnited States Chet Atkins
Year of Release:1955Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1955:16Rank Score:63
Rank in 1950s268Overall Rank:14,948
Average Rating:  68/100 (13 votes)
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17.

Nat King Cole Sings For Two In LoveUnited States Nat King Cole
Year of Release:1955Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1955:17Rank Score:62
Rank in 1950s273Overall Rank:15,099
Average Rating:  75/100 (15 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 1950s278Overall Rank:15,287
Average Rating:  74/100 (14 votes)
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19.

Horace Silver And The Jazz MessengersUnited States Horace Silver And The Jazz Messengers
Year of Release:1955Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1955:19Rank Score:59
Rank in 1950s282Overall Rank:15,614
Average Rating:  75/100 (13 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:58
Rank in 1950s286Overall Rank:15,792
Average Rating:  78/100 (9 votes)
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Best Albums of 1955 composition

Artist Albums %


Bill Haley And His Comets 3 4%
Various Artists 2 2%
Helen Merrill 2 2%
Charles Mingus 2 2%
Clifford Brown 2 2%
Doris Day 2 2%
Frank Sinatra 2 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 70 84%
Mixed Nationality 4 5%
Canada 3 4%
France 2 2%
United Kingdom 2 2%
Austria 1 1%
India 1 1%

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