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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, Julie London, Hank Williams, Louis Armstrong, Erroll Garner, 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:8 charts
Rank in 1955:11Rank Score:76
Rank in 1950s199Overall Rank:11,482
Average Rating:  74/100 (14 votes)
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12.

Lullabies Of BirdlandUnited States Ella Fitzgerald
Year of Release:1955Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 1955:12Rank Score:69
Rank in 1950s211Overall Rank:12,321
Average Rating:  74/100 (15 votes)
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13.

Memorial Album
Compilation
United States Johnny Ace
Year of Release:1955Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 1955:13Rank Score:66
Rank in 1950s215Overall Rank:12,733
Average Rating:  75/100 (7 votes)
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14.

Stay With MeUnited States Billie Holiday
Year of Release:1955Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1955:14Rank Score:44
Rank in 1950s253Overall Rank:15,563
Average Rating:  72/100 (14 votes)
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15.

Lennie TristanoUnited States Lennie Tristano
Year of Release:1955Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1955:15Rank Score:43
Rank in 1950s259Overall Rank:15,710
Average Rating:  74/100 (9 votes)
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16.

Oklahoma! (Soundtrack)Mixed Nationality Various Artists
Year of Release:1955Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1955:16Rank Score:42
Rank in 1950s263Overall Rank:15,946
Average Rating:  67/100 (7 votes)
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17.

Chet Atkins In Three DimensionsUnited States Chet Atkins
Year of Release:1955Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1955:17Rank Score:42
Rank in 1950s264Overall Rank:15,991
Average Rating:  64/100 (9 votes)
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18.

Diz And GetzUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1955Appears in:7 charts
Rank in 1955:18Rank Score:40
Rank in 1950s268Overall Rank:16,282
Average Rating:  71/100 (6 votes)
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19.

Thelonious Monk Plays Duke EllingtonUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1955Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1955:19Rank Score:40
Rank in 1950s269Overall Rank:16,301
Average Rating:  71/100 (10 votes)
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20.

Les And MaryUnited States Les Paul And Mary Ford
Year of Release:1955Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1955:20Rank Score:37
Rank in 1950s277Overall Rank:16,672
Average Rating:  70/100 (6 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%
Roy Hamilton 1 2%
Julie London 1 2%
Jack Teagarden 1 2%
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Country Albums %


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

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