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Best Albums of 1957

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Listed below are the greatest albums of 1957 as calculated from their overall rankings in over 20,000 greatest album charts.

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1957 year summaryThe best artists of 1957 were John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Little Richard, Thelonious Monk, The Crickets, Johnny Cash, Chuck Berry, Louis Prima, Ray Charles and Frank Sinatra.
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RankAlbumArtist
1.

Blue TrainUnited States John Coltrane
Year of Release:1957Appears in:202 charts
Rank in 1957:1Rank Score:3,315
Rank in 1950s6Overall Rank:527
Average Rating:  83/100 (234 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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2.

Here's Little RichardUnited States Little Richard
Year of Release:1957Appears in:171 charts
Rank in 1957:2Rank Score:2,588
Rank in 1950s8Overall Rank:654
Average Rating:  78/100 (212 votes)
Comments: 17 comments
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3.

Birth Of The CoolUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1957Appears in:150 charts
Rank in 1957:3Rank Score:2,157
Rank in 1950s9Overall Rank:769
Average Rating:  81/100 (199 votes)
Comments: 3 comments
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4.

Brilliant CornersUnited States Thelonious Monk
Year of Release:1957Appears in:142 charts
Rank in 1957:4Rank Score:1,684
Rank in 1950s13Overall Rank:970
Average Rating:  81/100 (150 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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5.

The "Chirping" CricketsUnited States The Crickets
Year of Release:1957Appears in:114 charts
Rank in 1957:5Rank Score:1,414
Rank in 1950s18Overall Rank:1,128
Average Rating:  79/100 (119 votes)
Comments: 12 comments
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6.

Johnny Cash With His Hot And Blue GuitarUnited States Johnny Cash
Year of Release:1957Appears in:87 charts
Rank in 1957:6Rank Score:1,115
Rank in 1950s20Overall Rank:1,363
Average Rating:  75/100 (79 votes)
Comments: 7 comments
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7.

After School SessionUnited States Chuck Berry
Year of Release:1957Appears in:69 charts
Rank in 1957:7Rank Score:858
Rank in 1950s27Overall Rank:1,705
Average Rating:  77/100 (49 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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8.

'Round About MidnightUnited States Miles Davis
Year of Release:1957Appears in:65 charts
Rank in 1957:8Rank Score:669
Rank in 1950s35Overall Rank:2,087
Average Rating:  80/100 (92 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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9.

The Wildest!United States Louis Prima
Year of Release:1957Appears in:48 charts
Rank in 1957:9Rank Score:575
Rank in 1950s40Overall Rank:2,337
Average Rating:  74/100 (53 votes)
Comments: 1 comment
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10.

Ray CharlesUnited States Ray Charles
Year of Release:1957Appears in:43 charts
Rank in 1957:10Rank Score:489
Rank in 1950s45Overall Rank:2,677
Average Rating:  72/100 (34 votes)
Comments: 2 comments
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Best Albums of 1957 composition

Artist Albums %


Miles Davis 5 4%
Frank Sinatra 5 4%
Art Blakey 3 2%
John Coltrane 3 2%
Ella Fitzgerald And Louis Armstrong 2 2%
Ray Charles 2 2%
Coleman Hawkins 2 2%
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Country Albums %


United States 111 87%
Mixed Nationality 4 3%
Brazil 3 2%
United Kingdom 1 1%
Canada 1 1%
Monaco 1 1%
Cuba 1 1%
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