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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 14,000 greatest album charts.

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1955 year summaryThe best artists of 1955 were Frank Sinatra, Bill Haley And His Comets, Louis Armstrong, Clifford Brown & Max Roach, Hank Williams, Clifford Brown, Julie London, Erroll Garner, Fats Domino and Johnny Ace.
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11.

Memorial AlbumUnited States Johnny Ace
Year of Release:1955Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1955:11Rank Score:66
Rank in 1950s182Overall Rank:11,503
Average Rating: 76/100 (6 votes)
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12.

Nat King Cole Sings For Two In LoveUnited States Nat King Cole
Year of Release:1955Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1955:12Rank Score:49
Rank in 1950s211Overall Rank:13,578
Average Rating: 73/100 (10 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 1950s222Overall Rank:14,476
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 1950s223Overall Rank:14,504
Average Rating: 75/100 (11 votes)
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15.

Lennie TristanoUnited States Lennie Tristano
Year of Release:1955Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1955:15Rank Score:37
Rank in 1950s233Overall Rank:15,102
Average Rating: 75/100 (8 votes)
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16.

Les And MaryUnited States Les Paul And Mary Ford
Year of Release:1955Appears in:10 charts
Rank in 1955:16Rank Score:33
Rank in 1950s250Overall Rank:15,713
Average Rating: 72/100 (4 votes)
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17.

Webb PierceUnited States Webb Pierce
Year of Release:1955Appears in:1 chart
Rank in 1955:17Rank Score:31
Rank in 1950s259Overall Rank:15,943
Average Rating: 74/100 (1 vote)
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18.

Stay With MeUnited States Billie Holiday
Year of Release:1955Appears in:9 charts
Rank in 1955:18Rank Score:29
Rank in 1950s269Overall Rank:16,234
Average Rating: 73/100 (10 votes)
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19.

Thelonious Monk Plays Duke EllingtonUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1955Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1955:19Rank Score:27
Rank in 1950s279Overall Rank:16,521
Average Rating: 72/100 (9 votes)
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20.

Miss Show BusinessUnited States Judy Garland
Year of Release:1955Appears in:5 charts
Rank in 1955:20Rank Score:25
Rank in 1950s285Overall Rank:16,828
Average Rating: 74/100 (8 votes)
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Best Albums of 1955 composition

Artist Albums %


Bill Haley And His Comets 2 5%
Doris Day 2 5%
Sarah Vaughan 1 2%
Clifford Brown & Max Roach 1 2%
Thelonious Monk 1 2%
Peggy Seeger 1 2%
Stan Getz / Lionel Hampton 1 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 42 98%
Mixed Nationality 1 2%

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