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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 25,000 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, Les Paul And Mary Ford and Miles Davis.
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11.

Lullabies Of BirdlandUnited States Ella Fitzgerald
Year of Release:1955Appears in:23 charts
Rank in 1955:11Rank Score:106
Rank in 1950s210Overall Rank:10,056
Average Rating:  74/100 (29 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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12.

Blue MoodsUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1955Appears in:21 charts
Rank in 1955:12Rank Score:106
Rank in 1950s211Overall Rank:10,105
Average Rating:  70/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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13.

Chet Atkins In Three DimensionsUnited States Chet Atkins
Year of Release:1955Appears in:24 charts
Rank in 1955:13Rank Score:91
Rank in 1950s233Overall Rank:11,675
Average Rating:  67/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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14.

Afro-CubanUnited States Kenny Dorham
Year of Release:1955Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1955:14Rank Score:85
Rank in 1950s248Overall Rank:12,468
Average Rating:  76/100 (11 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:17 charts
Rank in 1955:15Rank Score:81
Rank in 1950s257Overall Rank:13,070
Average Rating:  75/100 (16 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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16.

Lennie TristanoUnited States Lennie Tristano
Year of Release:1955Appears in:17 charts
Rank in 1955:16Rank Score:80
Rank in 1950s259Overall Rank:13,199
Average Rating:  74/100 (15 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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17.

Webb PierceUnited States Webb Pierce
Year of Release:1955Appears in:6 charts
Rank in 1955:17Rank Score:80
Rank in 1950s260Overall Rank:13,215
Average Rating:  75/100 (5 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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18.

Diz And GetzUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1955Appears in:16 charts
Rank in 1955:18Rank Score:76
Rank in 1950s273Overall Rank:13,795
Average Rating:  72/100 (12 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 1950s287Overall Rank:14,672
Average Rating:  74/100 (11 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.

Helen MerrilUnited States Helen Merrill
Year of Release:1955Appears in:11 charts
Rank in 1955:20Rank Score:66
Rank in 1950s300Overall Rank:15,211
Average Rating:  73/100 (8 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Best Albums of 1955 composition

Artist Albums %


Bill Haley And His Comets 3 3%
Miles Davis 2 2%
Stan Getz 2 2%
Various Artists 2 2%
Helen Merrill 2 2%
Charles Mingus 2 2%
Clifford Brown 2 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 73 81%
Mixed Nationality 5 6%
Canada 3 3%
United Kingdom 2 2%
France 2 2%
Austria 1 1%
Brazil 1 1%
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