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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 26,000 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, Clifford Brown, Louis Armstrong, Erroll Garner, Fats Domino, Ella Fitzgerald and Les Paul & Mary Ford.
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11.

Les And MaryUnited States Les Paul & Mary Ford
Year of Release:1955Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 1955:11Rank Score:119
Rank in 1950s197Overall Rank:9,288
Average Rating:  72/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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12.

Blue MoodsUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1955Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1955:12Rank Score:105
Rank in 1950s216Overall Rank:10,370
Average Rating:  70/100 (18 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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13.

Afro-CubanUnited States Kenny Dorham
Year of Release:1955Appears in:17 charts
Rank in 1955:13Rank Score:105
Rank in 1950s217Overall Rank:10,374
Average Rating:  77/100 (12 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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14.

Chet Atkins In Three DimensionsUnited States Chet Atkins
Year of Release:1955Appears in:26 charts
Rank in 1955:14Rank Score:92
Rank in 1950s235Overall Rank:11,758
Average Rating:  67/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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15.

Horace Silver And The Jazz MessengersUnited States Horace Silver And The Jazz Messengers
Year of Release:1955Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1955:15Rank Score:82
Rank in 1950s258Overall Rank:13,213
Average Rating:  75/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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16.

Webb PierceUnited States Webb Pierce
Year of Release:1955Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1955:16Rank Score:80
Rank in 1950s265Overall Rank:13,486
Average Rating:  75/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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17.

Lennie TristanoUnited States Lennie Tristano
Year of Release:1955Appears in:17 charts
Rank in 1955:17Rank Score:80
Rank in 1950s266Overall Rank:13,497
Average Rating:  74/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.

Diz And GetzUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1955Appears in:17 charts
Rank in 1955:18Rank Score:79
Rank in 1950s268Overall Rank:13,548
Average Rating:  73/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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19.

Memorial Album
Compilation
United States Johnny Ace
Year of Release:1955Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1955:19Rank Score:70
Rank in 1950s293Overall Rank:14,958
Average Rating:  74/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.

Thelonious Monk Plays Duke EllingtonUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1955Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1955:20Rank Score:66
Rank in 1950s304Overall Rank:15,475
Average Rating:  75/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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Best Albums of 1955 composition

Artist Albums %


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


United States 75 81%
Mixed Nationality 6 6%
Canada 3 3%
France 2 2%
United Kingdom 2 2%
Venezuela 1 1%
India 1 1%
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