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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 Miles Davis.
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11.

Study In BrownUnited States Clifford Brown
Year of Release:1955Appears in:14 charts
Rank in 1955:11Rank Score:98
Rank in 1950s209Overall Rank:10,439
Average Rating:  75/100 (17 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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12.

Lullabies Of BirdlandUnited States Ella Fitzgerald
Year of Release:1955Appears in:19 charts
Rank in 1955:12Rank Score:98
Rank in 1950s210Overall Rank:10,469
Average Rating:  75/100 (25 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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13.

Chet Atkins In Three DimensionsUnited States Chet Atkins
Year of Release:1955Appears in:20 charts
Rank in 1955:13Rank Score:79
Rank in 1950s241Overall Rank:12,926
Average Rating:  68/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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14.

Webb PierceUnited States Webb Pierce
Year of Release:1955Appears in:4 charts
Rank in 1955:14Rank Score:76
Rank in 1950s245Overall Rank:13,268
Average Rating:  75/100 (3 votes)
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15.

Lennie TristanoUnited States Lennie Tristano
Year of Release:1955Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1955:15Rank Score:71
Rank in 1950s257Overall Rank:13,992
Average Rating:  74/100 (12 votes)
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16.

Memorial Album
Compilation
United States Johnny Ace
Year of Release:1955Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1955:16Rank Score:70
Rank in 1950s260Overall Rank:14,199
Average Rating:  76/100 (9 votes)
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17.

Diz And GetzUnited States Dizzy Gillespie
Year of Release:1955Appears in:13 charts
Rank in 1955:17Rank Score:68
Rank in 1950s265Overall Rank:14,362
Average Rating:  74/100 (9 votes)
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18.

Nat King Cole Sings For Two In LoveUnited States Nat King Cole
Year of Release:1955Appears in:8 charts
Rank in 1955:18Rank Score:62
Rank in 1950s283Overall Rank:15,241
Average Rating:  75/100 (15 votes)
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19.

Thelonious Monk Plays Duke EllingtonUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1955Appears in:12 charts
Rank in 1955:19Rank Score:61
Rank in 1950s286Overall Rank:15,420
Average Rating:  74/100 (14 votes)
Comments: 0 comments
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20.

Horace Silver And The Jazz MessengersUnited States Horace Silver And The Jazz Messengers
Year of Release:1955Appears in:15 charts
Rank in 1955:20Rank Score:59
Rank in 1950s293Overall Rank:15,782
Average Rating:  75/100 (13 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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Best Albums of 1955 composition

Artist Albums %


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


United States 70 83%
Mixed Nationality 5 6%
Canada 3 4%
United Kingdom 2 2%
France 2 2%
India 1 1%
Austria 1 1%

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